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Weather drawing - May 9
Aitkin library to host used book sale
2 Fargo schools ranked among best in ND by U.S. News
Suspect pleads guilty in deadly Twin Cities crime spree
Greenbush Middle River district votes to close Middle River School
145 million Social Security numbers, 99 million addresses and more: Every type of personal data Equifax lost to hackers, by the numbers
Ray Szmanda, longtime pitchman for Menards, dead at 91
Obamacare premiums to surge next year, early rate requests show
Stensland Family Farms promotes farm fresh and local
BisMan Community Food Co-op puts focus on the story of food
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High School Baseball: Willmar nudges Warriors in top of 7th inning
Area Girls Golf: Huskies finish third
Softball: Warriors, Willmar split
Area Track and Field: Pillager boys and girls advance to state
Girls Lacrosse: Warriors close to first win
Athlete of the Week
Commentary: Melania Trump trolls her husband
Commentary: MnDOT's choices left Greater Minnesota behind
Commentary: The financial forecast for colleges is gloomy - how can they weather the storm?
Opinion: Face facts: Immigrants commit fewer crimes than U.S.-born peers
Opinion: Are we now trapped in a debt spiral?
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This owl had an extraordinary survival story after a very bad day
Tent caterpillar season looks mild in Minnesota, DNR forest expert says
Outdoor notes for May 6
Commentary: The water's fine - or almost melted - so let's go fishing!
Outdoors enthusiasts urged to practice tick bite prevention
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
A bride-to-be lost her arm in a crocodile attack - and still got married five days later
Have sage advice from Mom to share?
Calling all moms - "MOM!"
3 Things for Better Health - May 7
'I saved them because I'm a superhero!': Philadelphia 4-year-old donates bone marrow to his baby brothers
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Final three acts announced for Minnesota State Fair grandstand
CLC spring concert to honor retiring conductor
LAMF winter concert series to wrap up with Franz Schubert piece
Special Events - May 3
Bill Cosby, Roman Polanski expelled from film academy that runs the Oscars
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Marilyn Brutsman 80th Birthday
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Edward R. Van Beek
Jevonne M. Ness
JoAnn Evonne Kehl
Antoinette A. Lohan
Irene C. Hochmayr
KLICK! & More
Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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May 8, 2018
Brainerd man faces assault charges
A 36-year-old Brainerd man faces criminal charges following a physical domestic assault at a Brainerd apartment. John Christian Neville was charged...
May 8, 2018 - 9:00am
August 31, 2017
Ironton man faces 35 sexual assault charges involving 2 child victims
A 30-year-old Ironton man faces 35 counts of criminal sexual conduct that allegedly took place at a Brainerd residence involving two minor children...
August 31, 2017 - 4:00am
July 13, 2017
Man admits to stealing frozen pizzas and a jacket in Garrison burglary
A 34-year-old Kenyon man faces burglary charges after allegedly breaking into two properties in Garrison. Justin D. Stevenson had his first appearance...
July 13, 2017 - 5:00am
July 11, 2017
71-year-old Crosby man accused of sexually assaulting 9-year-old
CROSBY—A 71-year-old Crosby man faces nine felony counts for allegedly sexually assaulting a 9-year-old girl with whom he had a significant...
July 11, 2017 - 8:00am
Man faces 17 counts of child porn
A 34-year-old man is accused in Crow Wing County District Court of downloading pornographic images of children and videos of females who appeared...
July 11, 2017 - 5:00am
May 24, 2017
2 Brainerd men accused of stealing to pay for tattoo
Two Brainerd men—who allegedly stole golf clubs, tools and other equipment to pay for a tattoo for another man—have been charged...
May 24, 2017 - 10:21pm
February 10, 2017
Pillager man accused of having sexual relationship with underage girl
ST. CLOUD—A 32-year-old Pillager man is facing felony charges after allegedly posing as a younger man and having a sexual relationship...
February 10, 2017 - 11:22pm
February 6, 2017
Brainerd man accused of assaulting/stalking woman
A 30-year-old Brainerd man faces six felonies for allegedly physically assaulting a woman.
February 6, 2017 - 10:17pm
February 2, 2017
Brainerd man faces 8 felonies for alleged sex crimes
A 43-year-old Brainerd man faces eight felonies for allegedly engaging in sexual conduct with a female teenage victim. Brian John Raden was charged...
February 2, 2017 - 9:42pm
October 7, 2016
Man charged after entering home looking for drugs and money
SWATARA—A 31-year-old Swatara man was arrested Thursday following a report of a burglary to an occupied Swatara area residence. At about 8 a.m. the Aitkin County Sheriff's Office received a report from a Macville Township resident that there was male party in her residence wearing...
October 7, 2016 - 8:36pm
August 24, 2016
Charges filed in death of 5-year-old Watkins girl
WALKER—A 25-year-old Coon Rapids man faces criminal charges of kidnapping, sexual assault and murder in connection with the death of 5-year-old...
August 24, 2016 - 10:09am
May 31, 2016
Man labeled 'dangerous' by law enforcement faces criminal charges
A 56-year-old man, known to be "extremely dangerous and combative with police," has been charged with three felonies and other charges and will...
May 31, 2016 - 11:10pm
February 9, 2016
Brainerd man faces 6 felonies involving drugs and firearms
A 36-year-old Brainerd man faces six felony charges involving drugs and firearms offenses in three separate incidents. Michael James Cox was...
February 9, 2016 - 11:04pm
August 25, 2015
Alleged birthday celebration: Felonies and 'muddin'
A 20-year-old Brainerd man faces felony theft charges after allegedly sneaking into the Brainerd International Raceway on his birthday Friday,...
August 25, 2015 - 8:28am