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September 8, 2017
A view of St. Martin from 2013 shows the island before Hurricane Irma devastated the area. Kelly Humphrey/Forum News Service
Hurricane Irma takes toll on former northern Minnesota residents
September 8, 2017 - 10:10pm
September 5, 2017
Isaiah Smith
Three suspects questioned after man badly hurt in assault near NDSU
September 5, 2017 - 6:47pm
August 31, 2017
Minnesota man faces 35 sexual assault charges involving 2 child victims
August 31, 2017 - 10:48am
August 23, 2017
Rescue crews work to extract a person from a vehicle about 6 p.m. Tuesday after a large vehicle plunged down a steep embankment into the Mississippi River near the Laurel Street Bridge in Brainerd. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
UPDATE: Woman arrested for DWI after dramatic rescue down steep Mississippi River bank
August 23, 2017 - 7:03pm
August 6, 2017
Troy Lindner of Lindner Media Productions is an organizer of the Fishing Careers Workshop set for Oct. 28 at Cragun's Resort in Brainerd, Minn. (Photo/Lindner Media Productions)
Dokken: Lindner workshop to focus on fishing careers
August 6, 2017 - 9:09am
July 25, 2017
First canine influenza case confirmed in Brainerd lakes area
July 25, 2017 - 5:34pm
May 22, 2017
Diane Jean Maalis walks Feb. 20 into her condemned home in Crosby. Authorities seized 30 cats Feb. 6 from her home and now the woman is facing criminal charges. Jennifer Stockinger / Forum News Service
Minn. woman, 61, faces criminal charges after 30 cats were taken from her home
May 22, 2017 - 5:33pm
May 19, 2017
Stephanie Tougas expresses her dissatisfaction with a published Brainerd High School yearbook statement by a student at a rally Friday, May 19, on the sidewalk near Mickey’s Pizza and Subs. Steve Kohls /  Forum News Service
Protest erupts over Minn. high school yearbook comment saying student 'would like to behead' Trump
May 19, 2017 - 7:31pm
May 18, 2017
Firefighters work to put out a house fire Wednesday in Merrifield. Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Serviceplay button
Brothers drag homeowner after house explodes in Minn.
May 18, 2017 - 10:01am
May 11, 2017
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan exits a hunting stand manufactured by Rotomolding of Little Falls during a visit to their facility May 11. Zach Kayser/Forum News Serviceplay button
Nolan: Russia scandal worse than Watergate and GOP health care bill worse than it appears
May 11, 2017 - 9:23pm
May 4, 2017
Minnesota measles outbreak spreads to northern Minnesota county
May 4, 2017 - 2:40pm
Mark Weizant
Cause of death for missing Minnesota man found last week is undetermined
April 4, 2017 - 9:57pm
March 28, 2017
Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
March 28, 2017 - 8:46pm
Marc Welzant
Human remains identified as disabled man missing for 2 years
March 28, 2017 - 5:34pm
March 27, 2017
A Crow Wing County Sherriff’s vehicle secures the scene Sunday, March 26, just off of Business Highway 371 approximately three miles south of Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch
Remains found may be those of missing Minnesota man
March 27, 2017 - 8:57am