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July 11, 2019
Streets were quiet after work hours outside the Lively Building on Laurel Street Wednesday, July 10, in downtown Brainerd. Fleet Farm Group announced it was consolidating six locations, including Brainerd, into one facility in Appleton, Wisconsin, by 2020. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Fleet Farm announces as many as 70 Brainerd jobs will transfer to new corporate headquarters in Wisconsin
July 11, 2019 - 10:00am
June 28, 2019
Three people examine the wreckage of a North Memorial Air Care helicopter Friday, June 28, after it crashed early Friday morning near a runway at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport. Of the three person crew, two were killed and one injured. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Deadly medical helicopter crash in Brainerd 'strikes us at the heart of what we do,' sheriff says
June 28, 2019 - 7:58am
December 6, 2018
Area police officers and firefighters respond to the scene of a fatal crash Thursday, Dec. 6, at the intersection of Wise Road and Sugarberry Creek in Brainerd. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Central Minn. man dies in head-on crash
December 6, 2018 - 9:40pm
January 17, 2018
Brainerd boys basketball coach Scott Stanfield walks near his team's bench during a game this season. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
'Physically and emotionally, I'm drained': Resigning MN coach points finger at problematic parents
January 17, 2018 - 8:35am
July 25, 2017
First canine influenza case confirmed in Brainerd lakes area
July 25, 2017 - 5:34pm
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 1, 2016
 Joe Haeg was relaxing at his parent’s home in Lake Shore on Saturday afternoon, playing cards, when his cell phone rang.
The display on his phone read “Indianapolis.” Steve Kohls | Forum News Service.
NFL: Colts draft Brainerd graduate
May 1, 2016 - 11:42pm
December 17, 2008
Jim Hufford, a Senior Companion, enjoyed lunch earlier this month with one of his clients at the Northwind Grille in downtown Brainerd. For the past seven years, Hufford, 77, has helped older men who are living on their own tackle weekly errands. Photo by Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch.
From Brainerd Dispatch: Hufford is friend indeed
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Dale Westerlund
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am