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John Bonde is the first-place winner in the sixth annual Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District photo contest for his picture of a lowbush blueberry. Submitted photo
SWCD announces winners of 6th annual photo contest
5 hours 16 min ago
Former Lake Park Police Chief Jay Nelson, 2014.
Autopsy: Former Minnesota police chief died from gunshot wound in hunting-related incident
8 hours 34 min ago
Teen passenger dies in eastern Minnesota crash
11 hours 31 sec ago
The Rural Renewable Energy Alliance, or RREAL, is working with Southeast Vermont Community Action to use solar energy to ensure that people can stay warm during the long New England winter. Submitted photo
Local solar nonprofit seeks to innovate energy assistance
12 hours 16 min ago
Crosslake City Council agenda
12 hours 46 min ago
Patriot Perspective: The power of 'yet'
13 hours 16 min ago
Director's Notes: We're settled in and busy with events
15 hours 16 min ago
Nisswa Women's Club to meet Nov. 15
15 hours 46 min ago
Nicholas Beierman sits on mom Sarah Beierman's lap as they sled down the hill Sunday, Nov. 11, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Brainerd.  Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery
Cold start to November in lakes area: Snow should melt with higher temps
16 hours 16 min ago
Emily: Council continues road work discussions
17 hours 16 min ago
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Taekwondo classes offered in Pequot Lakes
18 hours 46 min ago
November 11, 2018
Crow Wing County road maintenance continues this week
November 11, 2018 - 10:30am
Several veterans were honored Friday, Nov. 9, during Brainerd High School's Veterans Day program. They all received handmade quilts from the Quilts of Valor organization. Pictured from left: Charles Extrand, Thomas Doran, Wayne Hayes, Art Ludwig, Charles Halsted, Fred Ehrich and Russell Ness. Not pictured: Robert Mudge. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch video and gallery
Valor of veterans: Brainerd Public Schools honor holiday
November 11, 2018 - 9:00am
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Cadel Roeder and his father, Chris, at Roeder's boot camp graduation in 2015.
Nisswa native keeps family military tradition
November 11, 2018 - 6:00am
Steve Barrows (left), a Baxter City Council member, talks to Bill Brekken, a real estate agent from Brainerd, outside the Crow Wing County Elections Office on Tuesday, Nov. 6, before votes tallies indicated they won their respective commissioner races. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
New year, new blood on Crow Wing County Board
November 11, 2018 - 5:00am