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Brainerd Dispatch
Agendason this account. 2. MSBA Leadership Conference Update X. Superintendent's Rep
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
on this account. 2. MSBA Leadership Conference Update X. Superintendent's Report XI. Adjourn Meets 1 p.m. Wednesday Brainerd Housing & Redevelopment Authority (HRA) Administrative Office 324 East River Rd., Brainerd 1. Call to Order 2.... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Business CalendarEvents and seminars around the region -East Brainerd Chamber Council meeting f
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 hours ago
Events and seminars around the region -East Brainerd Chamber Council meeting from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, at Car Barn, 6721 Heritage Business Court. Kim White, president of the River City Company. $12. -Ooltewah-Collegedale Chamber... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Brainerd ice-fishing contest gets permit, ice thick enoughBRAINERD, Minn. (AP) - A huge annual ice-fishing contest in north-central Minne
KTTC Rochester / Posted 19 hours ago
BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) - A huge annual ice-fishing contest in north-central Minnesota has been issued its event permit for later this month. On Thursday, the Brainerd Jaycees and the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Department checked ice conditions on Gull... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Storm track shifts southmay receive less than 2 inches. The farther south the heavier the bands may be,
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
may receive less than 2 inches. The farther south the heavier the bands may be, so depending on the final track, the Brainerd and Baxter areas may get a few inches with the southern part of Morrison County perhaps receiving 5 inches of snow.... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Skol Chantcircle around drummers to take part in a Skol chant Friday to support the Minne
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
circle around drummers to take part in a Skol chant Friday to support the Minnesota Vikings. The chant took place at Oscar Kristofferson Park in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video—For more photos go to https://goo.gl/c1c... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Tailgate Bingo planned for Jan. 28 Tailgate Bingo will be from 1-4:30 p.m. Jan. 28 at The Center, 803 Kingwood S
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Tailgate Bingo will be from 1-4:30 p.m. Jan. 28 at The Center, 803 Kingwood St., Brainerd. Cost is $7 per card for all 16 games. Each bingo winner will receive a $25 Cub Foods gift card. Coverall winner will... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Fire call at Grizzly's sends out firefightersFirefighters determined it to be a false alarm. Brainerd Fire Chief Tim Holmes
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Firefighters determined it to be a false alarm. Brainerd Fire Chief Tim Holmes released more details on the structure fire reported at 1:42 a.m. Monday on the 17100 block of Smith Road, Brainerd. The homeowner reported flames coming out of his... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Portland officials expected to vote next month on Elmcrest complex planPORTLAND — The Planning and Zoning Commission has closed the public hearing on
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
PORTLAND — The Planning and Zoning Commission has closed the public hearing on the site plan review for the Elmcrest/Brainerd Place project. The action, taken during Thursday’s regular meeting, means the commission will solicit no more comments on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Portland officials expected to vote next month on Elmcrest complex planPORTLAND — The Planning and Zoning Commission has closed the public hearing on
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
PORTLAND — The Planning and Zoning Commission has closed the public hearing on the site plan review for the Elmcrest/Brainerd Place project. The action, taken during Thursday’s regular meeting, means the commission will solicit no more comments on... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Jan. 19were made at 8:08 p.m. Tuesday following a vehicle theft. Baxter officers helpe
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
were made at 8:08 p.m. Tuesday following a vehicle theft. Baxter officers helped locate and arrest the woman. Brainerd officers arrested at 38-year-old man for theft by swindle, driving after cancellation and fifth-degree possession of... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Mission Township recognized for innovative land purchaseThe township located 35 minutes north of Brainerd owns and maintains a 20-acre
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
The township located 35 minutes north of Brainerd owns and maintains a 20-acre park where visitors can participate in outdoor activities. When 200 acres of land adjacent to the park became available, township officials worked with their local... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Sunday storm has potential for significant snowfallbefore," Howell said. "By Tuesday we have highs in the upper teens and by the e
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
before," Howell said. "By Tuesday we have highs in the upper teens and by the end of the week we get back in the 20s." The Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport recorded a high of 37 degrees Thursday. A high of 40 degrees isn't out of the question... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Pillager crash injures 3but his passenger, Dylan F. Daudt, 19, Longville, was transported to Essentia H
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
but his passenger, Dylan F. Daudt, 19, Longville, was transported to Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd for non-life-threatening injuries. Murtley had a second passenger, Jessica F. Thomes, 19, Longville, who was not... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Ice check yields excitement for fishing contest on Gull Lakeice, with little to no air pockets or faults, registered at multiple points alo
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
ice, with little to no air pockets or faults, registered at multiple points along the 2-square-mile site. The 28th Annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza is—metaphorically and literally—not on thin ice this year. This means the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Brainerd coach resigns becauseHigh school coach resigns because some parents just wouldn't quisome parents just wouldn't quitBRAINERD, Minn. - Before Scott Stanfield took over the head boys basketball coa
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
BRAINERD, Minn. - Before Scott Stanfield took over the head boys basketball coaching job at Brainerd High School seven years ago, he was a police officer for three decades. To understand how difficult it is to be a high school coach in 2018, here is... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Heads up: Planetarium shows beginning at observatoryspring schedule of lectures and planetarium shows in Jones Observatory. The ob
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
spring schedule of lectures and planetarium shows in Jones Observatory. The observatory, located at 10 N. Tuxedo Ave. in Brainerd, is operated by the university and Barnard Astronomical Society. The free series begins Sunday, Jan. 21, at the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Duluth human rights officer to give speech at CLCwill address the state of our post-racial society in our community, state and n
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
will address the state of our post-racial society in our community, state and nation. This presentation will take place at noon Feb. 1 in the Chalberg Theatre, Brainerd campus. The event is planned in conjunction with Blac... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Forestview top spellers battle it out: Seventh-grader claims...in the cafetorium at Forestview Middle School in Baxter. Edith, the daughter o
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
in the cafetorium at Forestview Middle School in Baxter. Edith, the daughter of Sonya and Laurence Chamberlain of Brainerd, outlasted 14 other students in the annual spelling bee. Students competing were sixth-graders Lily Kopek, Michael... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Amends school off-street parking ordi...numbers should be," Pritchett said during final discussion. "I don't believe th
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
numbers should be," Pritchett said during final discussion. "I don't believe this is the best way to go for the city of Brainerd." In other business, the council: Authorized the assistance of a commercial rehab at the property at 707 Laurel... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Restaurant Report Card for the week ending Jan. 12self-service items stored on floor, counter tops in poor repair- no longer clea
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
self-service items stored on floor, counter tops in poor repair- no longer cleanable. Corrected to 95. 83 Applebee's, 5626 Brainerd Road; reasons including drain line at beverage center leaking, cook handling raw hamburger and then plate for... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
AARP volunteers to assist with tax preparationto the above, taxpayers must bring last year's taxes. The AARP tax preparation
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
to the above, taxpayers must bring last year's taxes. The AARP tax preparation sites are: • The Center, 803 Kingwood St., Brainerd, beginning Feb. 1, 8:45 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, by appointment only. Make an appointment at... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
State to celebrate Ed Roberts Day TuesdayThe center with offices in Brainerd, Aitkin and other northern Minnesota cities
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
The center with offices in Brainerd, Aitkin and other northern Minnesota cities, notes Ed Roberts Day is significant to its mission. "Treatment of people with disabilities has advanced remarkably in the past half-century," a news release stated. "A... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Updates aim to beautify Brainerd without breaking business owners' budgets“If the planning commission gives the green light next month, the Brainerd area
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
“If the planning commission gives the green light next month, the Brainerd area will be one step closer to achieving its dream of beautification.” Myron Madden If the planning commission gives the green light next month, the Brainerd area will be... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter seventh-grader wins oral spelling beeEdith Chamberlain, 13, the daughter of Sonya and Laurence Chamberlain of Braine
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Edith Chamberlain, 13, the daughter of Sonya and Laurence Chamberlain of Brainerd, outlasted 14 other students in the spelling bee. Fifteen students competed in eight rounds and there were several tie-breaking rounds—one to name the champion of the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Engineer unveils streets and sewer pl...projects estimates and guidelines for the immediate future—would serve to make
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
projects estimates and guidelines for the immediate future—would serve to make more substantial headway toward mitigating Brainerd's infrastructure issues. In the end, Sandy noted, it's up to the city council to determine a course for the plan... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Health survey energizes community health...and the citizen-inspired programs and events in the county. "We continue to ha
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
and the citizen-inspired programs and events in the county. "We continue to have a very strong partnership with the Brainerd Dispatch—the coverage and the opportunities that they give us to help spread the word about what we are doing,"... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Local school districts honor Martin Luther King Jr.to address issues of race and equality. He added these encounters encourage him
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
to address issues of race and equality. He added these encounters encourage him and lead him to believe regions like the Brainerd lakes area, which are populated by small towns, can be "the launching pad for a better America." Crosslake... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Dayton announced $1.5 billion construction proposalbecause, a Dayton spokesman said, the governor had a bad cold. Frans called th
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
because, a Dayton spokesman said, the governor had a bad cold. Frans called the projects Dayon backed "urgently needed." Brainerd's and Wadena's National Guard armories were part of the nearly $25.6 million set aside in the proposal for... Read more
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The Columbian
High school scoreboard Jan. 172. Totals 18 (3) 7-10 46. FORT VANCOUVER — Nini Salavea 10, Qi’Ara Williams 4,
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
2. Totals 18 (3) 7-10 46. FORT VANCOUVER — Nini Salavea 10, Qi’Ara Williams 4, Karinna Aguas 6, Jessica Wright 0, Laya Brainerd Isis Villalobos 1, Lexani Garcia 0, Jaykayla Jackson, Carla Azamar, Ruby Urbina-Vega 0, Makala Stewart 0, Trinity... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Snow, icy roads, bitterly cold temperatures trigger school closings in Chattanooga regionSchools: closed Wednesday Bright School: closed Wednesday Bryan College: open
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Schools: closed Wednesday Bright School: closed Wednesday Bryan College: opening at 11 a.m. Wednesday Calvary Christian-Brainerd: closed Wednesday Candies Creek Academy: closed Wednesday Chattanooga Charter: closed Wednesday Chattanooga... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brother intended to kill others, court documents state: Stabbing...David Michael Otey, 37, made his first appearance Tuesday in Crow Wing County D
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
David Michael Otey, 37, made his first appearance Tuesday in Crow Wing County District Court in Brainerd, where he was charged with felony second-degree intentional murder without premeditation. A Crow Wing County Sheriff's deputy escorted Otey into... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Dayton statewide construction plan, local projects could top...Minnesota Sex Offender Program facilities. • $25 million to improve National G
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Minnesota Sex Offender Program facilities. • $25 million to improve National Guard facilities in St. Cloud, Wadena, Brainerd, Grand Rapids, Rosemount and Fergus Falls. Here are some key figures from Gov. Mark Dayton's proposed public works... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Volunteer Opportunities for January 2018are needed for events and projects to raise money for our area. "Having Fun, Ma
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
are needed for events and projects to raise money for our area. "Having Fun, Making a Difference in Our Community" BRAINERD LAKES AREA EARLY CHILDHOOD COALITION — Shannon 218-251-4234 shannon.wheeler@ISD181.org Office Assistant - Help with... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Criminal charges expected Tuesday against stabbing suspectmurder. He is expected to be arraigned on formal criminal charges Tuesday in Cr
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
murder. He is expected to be arraigned on formal criminal charges Tuesday in Crow Wing County District Court in Brainerd. Crosby police were called just after 8 a.m. Saturday at Heartwood Senior Living Community, a senior living... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Head-on collision with semitrailer injures 23-oldnot injured. The cause of the crash remains under investigation. Assisting th
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
not injured. The cause of the crash remains under investigation. Assisting the sheriff's office at the scene was the Minnesota State Patrol, Brainerd Police Department, Brainerd Fire Department, North Memorial Ambulance and North Memorial Air... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Schools in Chattanooga region close in anticipation of wintry weatherclosed Tuesday Bowman Hills School: closed Tuesday Boyd Buchanan: closed Tues
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
closed Tuesday Bowman Hills School: closed Tuesday Boyd Buchanan: closed Tuesday Bradley County Schools: closed Tuesday Brainerd Baptist School: closed Tuesday Bright School: closed Tuesday Calvary Christian-Brainerd: closed Tuesday Candies... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Erlanger signs deal to acquire Murphy Medical Center in North CarolinaCommunity Hospital, now Erlanger North, and completed a $50 million expansion l
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Community Hospital, now Erlanger North, and completed a $50 million expansion last year of its Erlanger East campus in East Brainerd. Erlanger also is partnering with Acadia Healthcare Co., to build a $25 million, 88-bed mental health hospital in... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Criminal charges expected Tuesday against stabbing suspectbrother of the victim, is expected to be arraigned on formal criminal charges T
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
brother of the victim, is expected to be arraigned on formal criminal charges Tuesday in Crow Wing County District Court in Brainerd, Minn. Crosby police were called just after 8 a.m. Saturday to Heartwood Senior Living Community, a senior living... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Brainerd Hill project enters final stages in Portlanda Planning and Zoning Commission meeting, during which there was to be further
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 days ago
a Planning and Zoning Commission meeting, during which there was to be further discussion of the site plan for the proposed Brainerd Place/Elmcrest project. Now, weather permitting, a meeting Thursday will take up the issue, said Land-use... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Rachel Anthony Unsolved: Community hopes for answers in cold...Anthony still haunts investigators who worked the case. It's still on the minds
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
Anthony still haunts investigators who worked the case. It's still on the minds of David Bjerga, who was a BCA agent in Brainerd, and Mike Diekmann, a former Cass County Sheriff's Office investigator. Both retired more than five years ago. "I... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Former area sports standout Demetrius Morgan working to help area youthfind it." By his own admission, Morgan's first year out of high school in the
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
find it." By his own admission, Morgan's first year out of high school in the late 1990s was somewhat aimless. Then former Brainerd High School basketball player Alfred Cantrell, who around that time created his Al's Stars program to help high... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
UPDATE: Police confirm stabbing suspect is brother of victim;...the site of a law enforcement lockdown Saturday after an employee was reportedl
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
the site of a law enforcement lockdown Saturday after an employee was reportedly stabbed by a relative. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch2 / 7 A facility jointly owned by Crosby Regional Medical Center and Presbyterian Home & Services is... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Oral spelling bee set WednesdayBrainerd students in grades sixth through eighth are the only ones who compete
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
Brainerd students in grades sixth through eighth are the only ones who compete in the bee. Written tests are given to all students in sixth through eighth grade—about 1,500 students. Then, the top 15 students with the highest scores qualify for the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance for this weeklights will control the traffic flow through these work areas. Mowing of veget
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
lights will control the traffic flow through these work areas. Mowing of vegetation in county ditches will also take place in the Pine Center, Deerwood and Brainerd areas. All maintenance work is weather sensitive and is subject to delay or cha... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Agendasmental health services ac. Approve HHVS Contract with Jay Wilimek for mental h
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
mental health services ac. Approve HHVS Contract with Jay Wilimek for mental health services Meets 7:30 p.m. Tuesday Brainerd City Hall Council Chambers 1. Call To Order - 7:30 p.m. 2. Roll Call 3. Pledge of Allegiance 4. Approval of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
City stops taking glass in curbside recyclingor whether the city is considering charging a fee for curbside recycling. The
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
or whether the city is considering charging a fee for curbside recycling. The city also takes glass and other recyclables at its five drop-off centers on Brainerd Road, East Third Street, Kellys Ferry Road, BattersPlace Road and North Access... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Jan. 13of a student at Forestview Middle School, 12149 Knollwood Drive, who was assaul
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
of a student at Forestview Middle School, 12149 Knollwood Drive, who was assaulted by another at a bus stop in northeast Brainerd. Officer took statements from students and staff will handle it internally. ARRESTS—A 59-year-old woman was... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cambridge Square lands more tenantsthe physician group. Also in the first quarter of 2018, the local accounting f
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
the physician group. Also in the first quarter of 2018, the local accounting firm Linda L. Waters CPA is moving from East Brainerd Road to Cambridge Square. "We are encouraged by the continued interest we are receiving from professionals who are... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
College freshmen reflect on GEAR UP program [photos]learn is an achievement. "College is not tangible for these students," said St
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
learn is an achievement. "College is not tangible for these students," said Stanley Young, an AdviseTN college adviser at Brainerd High School and a former GEAR UP program coordinator. "School is a very small part of their life." That's where... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Jan. 12Lane, Fifty Lakes. ARRESTS—A 53-year-old man was arrested at 1 p.m. Wednesday
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
Lane, Fifty Lakes. ARRESTS—A 53-year-old man was arrested at 1 p.m. Wednesday on the 6400 block of Estate Circle Drive, Brainerd. According to the in-custody list, the man was arrested on a parole violation. FIRE—Report at 6:01 p.m. Wednesday... Read more
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