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Brainerd Dispatch
May 6not intoxicated. Crow Wing sheriff SUSPICIOUS—Report at 11:16 p.m. Wednesday
May 6
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 6 hours ago
not intoxicated. Crow Wing sheriff SUSPICIOUS—Report at 11:16 p.m. Wednesday of a suspicious vehicle on Misty Glen Court, Brainerd. THEFT—Report Wednesday of a theft of a handicap sticker and cellphone from a vehicle in Cuyuna. Mille Lacs Tribal... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County: Koering to seek re-election to county boar...from Fort Ripley east to Roosevelt Township and north to Oak Lawn Township. The
Crow Wing County: Koering to seek re-election to county boar...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 6 hours ago
from Fort Ripley east to Roosevelt Township and north to Oak Lawn Township. The extreme northeast portion of the city of Brainerd, where Koering now calls home, also falls within District 1. Residents of the district, he said, sometimes feel as... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Rollover injures teen driverOffice reported Troy John Fischer, 17, Pierz, was injured and transported to Es
Rollover injures teen driver
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 7 hours ago
Office reported Troy John Fischer, 17, Pierz, was injured and transported to Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd with non-life-threatening injuries. Fischer had two passengers with him: Joshua Brian Gage, 16, and Matthew Allen... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Wildfire destroys garage near MerrifieldResources also responded to the fire. Conditions are extremely dry in central M
Wildfire destroys garage near Merrifield
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 7 hours ago
Resources also responded to the fire. Conditions are extremely dry in central Minnesota and the fire danger is high. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls) Video A Mission firefighter sprays water Thursday... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Gas leak sends out firefightersThe Brainerd Fire Department responded to a gas leak at 7:38 p.m. Wednesday on
Gas leak sends out firefighters
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 8 hours ago
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a gas leak at 7:38 p.m. Wednesday on the 1400 block of Quince Street in Brainerd. Crews arrived on scene and CenterPoint was already on scene. Firefighters stood by as CenterPoint identified the problem. The... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Land services counter accepting tax paymentsnumber and to follow the stated prompts. • By mail via check or money order se
Land services counter accepting tax payments
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 9 hours ago
number and to follow the stated prompts. • By mail via check or money order sent to 326 Laurel St., Suite 22, Brainerd, MN, 56401. Payments must be postmarked no later than May 16 to avoid late penalties. Taxpayers are advised to mail... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
High school boys track capsules, 2016returns as one of Wahconah's top throwers and can also run the 800. Jared Massa
High school boys track capsules, 2016
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 10 hours ago
returns as one of Wahconah's top throwers and can also run the 800. Jared Massaro is the team's go-to 800 runner, and Dan Brainerd is another strong mid-distance runner. Sean Harvey is back after a season off through injury to run both hurdles... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Suspect accused of setting fire and assaulting man at largeBrainerd police were called at 3:15 p.m. Thursday to a report of an assault tha
Suspect accused of setting fire and assaulting man at large
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 11 hours ago
Brainerd police were called at 3:15 p.m. Thursday to a report of an assault that had just occurred at a residence in the 300 block of Gillis Avenue Northeast. In a news release, Brainerd Police Chief Corky McQuiston stated police learned a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Thieves steal car, burglarize vehicles in East Brainerd, Ooltewahvictim with home surveillances cameras shows a suspect in a string of burglarie
Thieves steal car, burglarize vehicles in East Brainerd, Ooltewah
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
victim with home surveillances cameras shows a suspect in a string of burglaries and a vehicle theft in Ooltewah and East Brainerd. This image obtained from a theft victim with home surveillances cameras shows a suspect in a string of burglaries... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Sheriff's Office Investigates Several Burglaries In The East Brainerd And Ooltewah AreasThieves targeted four subdivisions in the East Brainerd and Ooltewah area and b
Sheriff's Office Investigates Several Burglaries In The East Brainerd And Ooltewah Areas
The Chattanoogan / Posted 13 hours ago
Thieves targeted four subdivisions in the East Brainerd and Ooltewah area and burglarized numerous unlocked vehicles early Monday night and continuing into Tuesday morning. Items targeted by the thieves were weapons, cash, and computer tablets.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Weekly Road Construction Reportcontrol as needed. Estimated project completion date is May 2017. [Wright Broth
Weekly Road Construction Report
The Chattanoogan / Posted 13 hours ago
control as needed. Estimated project completion date is May 2017. [Wright Brothers Const. Co. /Pruett/CNN279] SR-320 (East Brainerd Road) grading, drainage, installation of signals, construction of seven retaining walls and paving from east of... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd police looking for vulnerable adult The Brainerd Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locat
Brainerd police looking for vulnerable adult
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 14 hours ago
The Brainerd Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating Brandon Rich, a vulnerable adult. Rich was last seen at 11 p.m. Wednesday at his residence on the 800 block of South Sixth... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Pratt And Associates Plans Residential Development On Over 40 Acres On Julian Road In East BrainerdPratt and Associates is planning a residential development on over 40 acres on
Pratt And Associates Plans Residential Development On Over 40 Acres On Julian Road In East Brainerd
The Chattanoogan / Posted 20 hours ago
Pratt and Associates is planning a residential development on over 40 acres on Julian Road in East Brainerd. The plan calls for 150 dwelling units, including a mix of single-family homes and townhomes. There would be 127 home lots and 23 for... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Area Police Blotter - May 5the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office at 10:29 p.m. Saturday with an open 911 l
Area Police Blotter - May 5
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office at 10:29 p.m. Saturday with an open 911 line on the 4600 block of Gull Lake Dam Road, Brainerd. Dispatch advised a disturbance could be heard in the background. Officers arrived with assisting Baxter police... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking ReportArrest: 56 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga VIOLATION OF PROBATION (TH
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Arrest: 56 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga VIOLATION OF PROBATION (THEFT UNDER 500) TRAMMER, BOBBY JAMES 5505 BRAINERD RD #234 CHATTANOOGA, 37411 Age at Arrest: 37 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County FUGITIVE FROM PINELLAS... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
May 5the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office at 10:29 p.m. Saturday with an open 911 l
May 5
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office at 10:29 p.m. Saturday with an open 911 line on the 4600 block of Gull Lake Dam Road, Brainerd. Dispatch advised a disturbance could be heard in the background. Officers arrived with assisting Baxter police... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Man forgoes trial, pleads guilty to prostitution solicitatio...complete the transaction in the first operation of its kind locally. Officers i
Man forgoes trial, pleads guilty to prostitution solicitatio...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
complete the transaction in the first operation of its kind locally. Officers involved included those from the Baxter and Brainerd police departments and the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office. Groseclose was placed on two years of supervised... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Planning staff says no to Signal Mountain marketmarket with three of the neighborhood stores. The Signal Mountain Road unit wou
Planning staff says no to Signal Mountain market
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
market with three of the neighborhood stores. The Signal Mountain Road unit would be built in addition to an outlet in East Brainerd at Shallowford and Jenkins roads, and at another site the grocery is looking for elsewhere in Chattanooga. Terri... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Rear-end crash leads to injuryMinnesota State Patrol reported shortly after 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, a 2001 Ford
Rear-end crash leads to injury
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Minnesota State Patrol reported shortly after 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, a 2001 Ford F-550 truck driven by Gayle C. Nelson, 61, Brainerd, was slowing in traffic on Highway 371 at Pine Beach Road. A 2006 Dodge Sprinter van, driven by Marjorie A.... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Large wildfire ignites north of Staplesmore people in line for this weekend because of the risk of wildfires," Powers
Large wildfire ignites north of Staples
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
more people in line for this weekend because of the risk of wildfires," Powers said. About 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, the Brainerd Fire Department and DNR firefighters responded to a grass fire near the intersection of Land O Lakes Road and... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crash sends driver to hospitalLittle Falls, stated he had neck pain and a headache, and was transported by No
Crash sends driver to hospital
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Little Falls, stated he had neck pain and a headache, and was transported by North Memorial Ambulance to Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd for possible injury. The other driver, Lillian Rae Neisse, 69, Verndale, was not injur... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
2 brothers killed in South Side shootingTwo brothers were shot dead this afternoon when an argument turned violent in t
2 brothers killed in South Side shooting
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Two brothers were shot dead this afternoon when an argument turned violent in the Brainerd neighborhood on the South Side. A 20-year-old man and a 26-year-old man were shot to death about 5:05 p.m. in the 9000 block of South Racine Avenue, said... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Firefighters respond to carbon monoxide call The Brainerd Fire Department was called to check on a carbon monoxide alarm a
Firefighters respond to carbon monoxide call
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
The Brainerd Fire Department was called to check on a carbon monoxide alarm at 10:12 p.m. Tuesday at a residence on the 300 block of Fourth Avenue Northeast in Brainerd. Fire crews investigated and... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Reduce, reuse, recycletwo conditional use permits: one for GreenForest Recycling Resources to operate
Brainerd City Council: Reduce, reuse, recycle
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
two conditional use permits: one for GreenForest Recycling Resources to operate a multiple recycling facility at the Brainerd Industrial Center and one for the BIC to operate a construction and demolition debris transfer station at the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Aeropostale files for bankruptcy, plans to close Northgate, Bradley Square storesincreased online shopping and changing consumer habits. Athletics giant Sports
Aeropostale files for bankruptcy, plans to close Northgate, Bradley Square stores
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
increased online shopping and changing consumer habits. Athletics giant Sports Authority announced plans earlier this week to close all of its stores. Sports Authority previously closed its only area store in the Brainerd Village Shopping... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
First Things First Presents The Impact Of A Fatherof the Buffalo Bills), Bryan Spillman (college life area director for Younglife
First Things First Presents The Impact Of A Father
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
of the Buffalo Bills), Bryan Spillman (college life area director for Younglife), Dr. Charles Mitchell (principal of Brainerd High School) and a panel of youth. Each week will bring a new speaker, a new perspective and a new... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Brainerd Community Farmers' Market Opens May 7The Brainerd Community Farmers’ Market will be back to normal season hours ever
Brainerd Community Farmers' Market Opens May 7
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
The Brainerd Community Farmers’ Market will be back to normal season hours every Saturday starting May 7. Located at the corner of Brainerd Road and Belvoir Avenue in the parking lot of Grace Episcopal church, the Market is excited to welcome several... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
He's Just A Little Boysoccer. They have all had wonderful experiences so far, as they've participated
He's Just A Little Boy
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
soccer. They have all had wonderful experiences so far, as they've participated in youth programs at Middle Valley and East Brainerd. Being an involved parent is perhaps the most important factor in youth sports. Being there for your kids and... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Keller Williams Volunteers To Help Habitat For HumanityAssociates from the Keller Williams East Brainerd and Hixson offices will be am
Keller Williams Volunteers To Help Habitat For Humanity
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Associates from the Keller Williams East Brainerd and Hixson offices will be among more than 134,000 Keller Williams associates worldwide participating in the real estate franchise’ eighth annual RED Day on May 12 from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The Keller... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
May 4Jim's Auto Sale, 25229 Highway 18, Deerwood. Report Saturday of a theft of a b
May 4
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Jim's Auto Sale, 25229 Highway 18, Deerwood. Report Saturday of a theft of a bicycle on the 20000 block of Carolyn Lane, Brainerd. Deputy located bike in St. Cloud pawn shop. Report Saturday of a theft of a Playstation on the 14000 block of... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd man to serve 12 years for sexually assaulting girlhappened when she was 13 and Leick sexually assaulted her on multiple occasions
Brainerd man to serve 12 years for sexually assaulting girl
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
happened when she was 13 and Leick sexually assaulted her on multiple occasions. They were acquainted. On June 15, 2015, a Brainerd Police Department investigator spoke with Leick at his residence in Brainerd and he admitted that he sexually... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Wildfires flareBrainerd was in a "Red Flag Warning" by the National Weather Service in Duluth
Wildfires flare
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Brainerd was in a "Red Flag Warning" by the National Weather Service in Duluth until 8 p.m. Tuesday. The warning means critical fire weather conditions will occur shortly, the NWS states. A combination of strong winds and low relative humidity can... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
State Fire Marshal's Office investigating garage fireThe fire department is working with the Minnesota State Fire Marshal's Office a
State Fire Marshal's Office investigating garage fire
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
The fire department is working with the Minnesota State Fire Marshal's Office and the Brainerd Police Department to determine the cause of the fire. Estimated loss with the vehicle is $30,000. No injuries were reported. North Memorial Ambulance also... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County District Court Sentencing - May 4of unsupervised probation and ordered to pay $350 in restitution and $260 in fi
Crow Wing County District Court Sentencing - May 4
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
of unsupervised probation and ordered to pay $350 in restitution and $260 in fines and court fees. Zachary J. Tretter, 35, Brainerd, was sentenced Feb. 16 for felony third-degree burglary by Judge Kristine DeMay to five years of supervised... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Ask a Trooper: Legionville School Patrol Camplocations also included the Crow Wing County Fairgrounds, Camp Ripley and the p
Ask a Trooper: Legionville School Patrol Camp
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
locations also included the Crow Wing County Fairgrounds, Camp Ripley and the present Legionville location north of Brainerd, (southwest of Merrifield). Besides school patrol and school bus patrol training by troopers, other instructors... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Dogs, cats and fireworksthem first. If an animal is kept at HART for a certain amount of time without
Brainerd City Council: Dogs, cats and fireworks
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
them first. If an animal is kept at HART for a certain amount of time without the owner picking it up, the city of Brainerd is billed for the costs, Koep said. The proposed changes will hopefully mitigate some of those costs, she said. "We... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Industrial Park land auction yields 1...The Brainerd City Council Monday night authorized the sale of a parcel adjacent
Brainerd City Council: Industrial Park land auction yields 1...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
The Brainerd City Council Monday night authorized the sale of a parcel adjacent to 1002 Madison St. to the Brainerd Snodeos for the bid price of $9,562. The Snodeos had initially offered to purchase the parcel for a price of $6,800. Instead of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Vandiver Charged In Shooting At Homeless Camp Near Brainerd Walmart Paul Vandiver During an argument in the homeless camp area near the 400 bloc
Vandiver Charged In Shooting At Homeless Camp Near Brainerd Walmart
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
Paul Vandiver During an argument in the homeless camp area near the 400 block of Greenview Way Drive, Daniel Mooney, 31, suffered a single gunshot wound. The Chattanooga Police... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Eastgate Wal-Mart shooting suspect arrestedMooney, 31, suffered a non-life-threatening single gunshot wound after an argum
Eastgate Wal-Mart shooting suspect arrested
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Mooney, 31, suffered a non-life-threatening single gunshot wound after an argument in a homeless camp near the Wal-Mart off Brainerd Road. Mooney was shot during the altercation and went to the Wal-Mart to get help where he collapsed on the ground... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County District Court Sentencing - May 3drug possession by Judge Erik Askegaard to five years of supervised probation a
Crow Wing County District Court Sentencing - May 3
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
drug possession by Judge Erik Askegaard to five years of supervised probation and $660 fine. Theresa A. Erickson, 46, Brainerd, was sentenced Jan. 25 by Askegaard to 18 days in county jail and two years probation for gross misdemeanor driving... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd declares National Day of PrayerIn the resolution naming Thursday National Day of Prayer in Brainerd, Menk said
Brainerd declares National Day of Prayer
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
In the resolution naming Thursday National Day of Prayer in Brainerd, Menk said "prayer is a vital part of our heritage as one nation under God; and National Days of Prayer are an American tradition." "A day of prayer is an opportunity for all... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Sentencing - May 3drug possession by Judge Erik Askegaard to five years of supervised probation a
Sentencing - May 3
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
drug possession by Judge Erik Askegaard to five years of supervised probation and $660 fine. Theresa A. Erickson, 46, Brainerd, was sentenced Jan. 25 by Askegaard to 18 days in county jail and two years probation for gross misdemeanor driving... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Waiting for a Mentor: 8-old waiting for a mentormy Kinship mentor? We could do science experiments and go on bike rides. Hurry
Waiting for a Mentor: 8-old waiting for a mentor
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
my Kinship mentor? We could do science experiments and go on bike rides. Hurry up; I'm waiting for you! With offices in Brainerd, Pequot Lakes, Crosby and Staples, Kinship Partners serves area families by providing positive role models to youth... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
MPCA announces enforcement cases$9,000 • Nodland Construction Co., Inc., Mendota Heights, for stormwater viola
MPCA announces enforcement cases
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
$9,000 • Nodland Construction Co., Inc., Mendota Heights, for stormwater violations, $7,860 • Blue Lakes Disposal, Brainerd, for hazardous waste violations, $5,625 • Altra Corp., dba Renue Coatings Removal LLC, Big Lake, for hazardous... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County plat books availableThe 2015 book is available for purchase for $35 plus tax at the SWCD office loc
Crow Wing County plat books available
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
The 2015 book is available for purchase for $35 plus tax at the SWCD office located at 322 Laurel St., Suite 22, in Brainerd. Premium wall maps are also available. This book includes aerial view maps opposite the land ownership map pages. The... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Kindergarten Roundup is Wednesdayteachers, exploring a school bus, a photo opportunity with each school's mascot
Kindergarten Roundup is Wednesday
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
teachers, exploring a school bus, a photo opportunity with each school's mascot and information about all kindergarten at Brainerd Public Schools has to offer. Future Warriors will leave the Kindergarten Roundup with a goody bag of items to help... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Winds, temps create critical wildfire dangerThis seasonal growth and drying cycle has seen the occurrence of wildfires loca
Winds, temps create critical wildfire danger
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
This seasonal growth and drying cycle has seen the occurrence of wildfires locally such as the "By Pass Fire" near Brainerd and the "Green Valley Fire" north of Menahga in recent times. Wildland firefighters responded to several small... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Friendly Advicepositions at the Daily News in Wahpeton, ND. , Country Echo in Pequot Lakes, Th
Friendly Advice
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
positions at the Daily News in Wahpeton, ND. , Country Echo in Pequot Lakes, The Journal in New Ulm and settling at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1975. I have been teaching fine art black and white and color photography at Central Lakes College for... Read more
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examiner.com
Germantown football given two year probation for violating recruiting ruleround of the Class 6A playoffs. Since last off season Germantown is the sixth
Germantown football given two year probation for violating recruiting rule
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
round of the Class 6A playoffs. Since last off season Germantown is the sixth school to be placed on probation joining Brainerd, Bradley Central, Cleveland, Greenback and Marshall County. Germantown, Bradley Central, Cleveland and Marshall... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Fundraiser For Marty’s Center “Miracles On The Water” Will Be Held May 13Marty’s Center, a local school for hearing and speech impaired children on Brai
Fundraiser For Marty’s Center “Miracles On The Water” Will Be Held May 13
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
Marty’s Center, a local school for hearing and speech impaired children on Brainerd Road, will be conducting a fundraiser on May 13 from 6-10 p.m. at Chickamauga Marina, 3001 Kings Point Road. All proceeds go directly for equipment and teaching aids... Read more
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