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Stolen: $5,600 In Concert Tickets From Brainerd Liquor Store

Police say two men allegedly stole $5,600 in “Hairball” concert tickets from a safe at Cash Wise Liquor in Brainerd, Minn.

04/09/2012

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Sen. Klobuchar Welcomes Home Troops In Brainerd

After more than a year of dangerous missions, 131 soldiers are home.

03/18/2012

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Best Resorts To Visit In Minnesota

Minnesota has nearly every kind of resort imaginable within its borders.

03/03/2012

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Brainerd Residents’ Love-Hate Relationship With Snow

The wind is picking up and blowing all of the newly fallen snow in Brainerd. And the temperature has dropped. It feels like winter and while some love it, others hate it.

02/29/2012

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Brainerd Residents Prepare For Snow

Brainerd is on track to get the most snow, so the city’s residents ran some last-minute errands Tuesday night.

02/28/2012

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Police Search For Missing 79-Year-Old

A crime alert has been issued to help police find a missing 79-year-old man who went missing Wednesday.

02/16/2012

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Big Ice-Fishing Tournament On Gull Lake Is On

It’s a “go” for one of Minnesota’s largest ice fishing tournaments

01/26/2012

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2 Seriously Hurt In 2 Vehicle Crash In Brainerd

At least two people were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash just north of Brainerd Saturday night, according to the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office.

01/16/2012

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Man Gets 8-Plus Years In Racially Motivated Assault

A 28-year-old Brainerd man was sentenced to more than eight years in prison Friday in connection with what was believed to be a racially-motivated assault at a Brainerd bar back in February.

10/29/2011

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Chief Justice ‘Happy To Be In Real Minnesota’

The Minnesota Supreme Court is on the road in Brainerd. The justices are hearing a case at the local high school Wednesday.

10/12/2011

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Assault Victim Doesn’t Feel Punishment Fits The Crime

Two Minnesota men accused of beating a man because he was black are going to prison. But the victim isn’t happy about it.

09/26/2011

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Man Pleads Guilty To Assault In Brainerd Bar Incident

A man accused of assaulting a man at a Brainerd bar back in February because he is black pleaded guilty to first-degree assault on Tuesday in Crow Wing County Court.

09/20/2011

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Prep Blog: Week 3, Previewing ‘The Big 4′

It’s Week 3 in the high school football season. Many teams point to Week 3 as the early turning point in the season. It’s where confidence can be built if you’ve won in the first two weeks or a season can be saved if it’s gotten off to a rough start.

09/15/2011

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Dayton, Lawmakers Leave St. Paul To Focus On Jobs

Gov. Mark Dayton and key Republican lawmakers are getting around the state as they focus on creating jobs.

09/09/2011

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Minn. Man Gets 11 Months In Jail For Boy’s Death

A Crosslake man will spend 11 months in jail for the traffic death of a 3-year-old boy in 2009.

09/08/2011

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Best Fall Golf Spots In Northern Minnesota

What better way to spend a fall weekend than at a beautiful resort in northern Minnesota playing golf and getting away from the hustle and bustle of the city? You simply cannot go wrong with any one of several golf and resort options that being up north has to offer.

09/07/2011

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Police Dog Credited For Finding Suspect

Authorities in Brainerd say a police dog is the reason a fleeing suspect is in custody.

08/31/2011

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17 Soldiers Returning To Minn. From Afghanistan

Seventeen soldiers who have been serving in Afghanistan for the past 10 months are scheduled to return to Minnesota.

08/26/2011

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Record Companies Plan Music Downloading Appeal

Recording industry attorneys are appealing a recent ruling that reduced the amount of money a Minnesota woman must pay for willfully violating the copyrights of 24 songs.

08/22/2011

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Prep Blog: High School Football Is Underway

As the sun rose Monday morning, every high school in the state hit their practice fields for the first workouts of the fall season.

08/17/2011

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Train Derailment Near Brainerd Ties Up Main Track

Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway is working Monday to clear a main track near Brainerd where 20 cars in a loaded coal train derailed.

07/11/2011

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Family Fun Guide To Brainerd

The Brainerd Lakes Area is rich in history and up-north natural beauty, making it a popular vacation destination for both play and relaxation.

06/24/2011

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Golden Valley Man, 65, Killed In Motorcycle Accident

A 65-year-old Golden Valley man was killed Saturday when his motorcycle left the road and rolled several times east of Brainerd, according to the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office.

06/06/2011

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Minnesota Memorial Weekend Family Fun Guide

Looking for something to do this Memorial Day weekend? A drag race at Brainerd International Speedway, special guided tour at the Mill City Museum, and spending time in Grand Marais are just a few of the highlights Minnesota has to offer.

05/27/2011

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Jury Convicts Minn. Man In Crash That Killed Boy

A jury has convicted a 68-year-old man who was driving a van that struck and killed a 3-year-old boy in Merrifield two years ago.

05/25/2011

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