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Man resentenced to prison in 2012 rape case
Fire reported at grain elevator in Hawley
Local man is sentenced to over 13 years in prison
School bus runs over boy's legs in front of Pelican Rapids High School
Familiar face tops Beargrease
DL closing in on conference title with win over Panthers
Laker girls hockey becomes fourth state-ranked DL team
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Lakers tie school gymnastics scoring record
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Turning back the pages
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Herman named CEO of Essentia Health
MN gas prices fall slightly after uptick
Bremer Bank aquires 13 Eastwood banks
Economic Development Summit coming up
Global study released on U.S. teens’ financial literacy, keys to success
Winter Light Festival is Monday, Feb. 2 in NYM
'Mortdecai' starts 2015 with a whimper
Quilted vintage linens now on display at Hjemkomst Center
‘Paints ’n Pints’ set on Monday
‘American Idol’ picks singers from Bemidji, Fargo
Cheers for ‘dropped call’ reform
A vibrant community is like a potluck
Letter: State of Union response given by a great American
Letter: Children in crisis need better service
When visitors decide to stay
37 guns, 28 sets of antlers among items seized in DNR deer poaching case
Thin ice causing big problems on northern Minnesota lakes
New law for 2015: AIS trailer sticker will help prevent future spread
Black-backed woodpecker is dependent on dead coniferous trees
Mentored turkey hunt registration open now
Menahga baby is first this year
Growing deep winter greens
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April 1, 2014
Brainerd man faces attempted murder charge in domestic assault case
BRAINERD, Minn. - A 24-year-old Brainerd man was arrested Friday on suspicion of attempted murder after reportedly choking, striking and holding a victim down, Brainerd Police Chief Corky McQuiston said. Brainerd police were called about 9:45 a.m. to a report of a domestic assault...
news / crime
April 1, 2014 - 8:23am
March 19, 2014
‘Illegal flea market’ slowly being cleared in Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. -- An “illegal flea market” is slowly dwindling in size as owner Chad Ross picks away at the items in the few hours each day he’s released from jail. Ross has been in jail for almost a month because he has refused to pick up the items cluttering up his Pine Street...
March 19, 2014 - 8:49pm
February 18, 2014
Brainerd snowmobiler killed by train is ID'd
BRAINERD, Minn. - A snowmobiler died Sunday after colliding with a train in east Brainerd, the Brainerd Police Department reported. Emergency personnel were called to the crash about 1:35 p.m. at the railroad tracks under the Highway 25 South bridge in east Brainerd. Thirty-year-old...
February 18, 2014 - 10:37am
February 16, 2014
Free skiing for county residents
Next fall, the residents of Becker County will be hitting the slopes here at home. Until then though, Mount Ski Gull near Brainerd is stepping up, supporting the Detroit Mountain Recreation Area project and offering free lift tickets to Becker County residents. On Saturday, Feb....
February 16, 2014 - 3:00pm
February 12, 2014
Train stops moments before it would have hit truck stuck on tracks
BRAINERD, Minn. - It was a close call Wednesday morning when a tractor-trailer got stuck on BNSF railroad tracks in Brainerd with a train approaching. The train, loaded with coal, stopped about 100 feet before it would have reached the truck. No injuries were reported. Brainerd...
February 12, 2014 - 8:45pm
February 4, 2014
Brainerd council president found dead at home
BRAINERD, Minn. - Brainerd’s city council president and former mayor and teacher was found dead in her home Monday night. Soft-spoken and quick to offer an encouraging word to others, Bonnie Cumberland provided an example of strength and endurance as she battled cancer. Her sudden...
February 4, 2014 - 1:29pm
November 2, 2012
Brainerd man gets prison, fine for violating order, going to woman's home
A Brainerd man was sentenced recently Becker County District Court on a felony charge of violating an order for protection. Scott Robert Beckett, 39, of 2813 Blair St., Brainerd, was ordered to serve 26 months in prison and fined $410. He was initially charged in connection with...
news / crime
November 2, 2012 - 2:51pm
November 13, 2011
Fergus Falls man with dementia found after accident near Brainerd
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - An 88-year-old man with dementia who left in a vehicle Friday from here was found today after getting into a car accident near Brainerd. George Alfred Hanson received a minor leg injury and was taken to Essentia Hospital in St. Joseph, according to a press release...
November 13, 2011 - 8:56am
February 6, 2009
Brainerd/Little Falls skates to 10-0 win over Detroit Lakes girls' hockey
DETROIT LAKES - The Detroit Lakes' girls' hockey team saw what a talented team could do with a few mistakes and errors, as they lost a 10-0 blowout...
Detroit Lakes / sports
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Lake Area Boxing's Kern and Andvik win in the boxing ring at Brainerd
The Lakes Area Boxing club traveled to Brainerd Saturday for a Golden Gloves fight event. John Singleton (LAB) lost to Duluth's Winston Anderson in a 149-pound match up. LAB's Shane Kern defeated St. Cloud's Matt Nikodym in a 170-pound match. In the main event, Christian...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am