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May 8, 2018
Drivers from Pillager collide in 2-vehicle crash
May 8, 2018 - 5:31pm
March 31, 2018
Reader Opinion: East of Pillager?
March 31, 2018 - 8:30am
March 15, 2018
Students exit the high school doors at Pillager School after classes are done Wednesday, many sporting maroon in solidarity with Parkland, Fla., students, who also wear maroon as their school color. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Standing against school violence: Pillager students wear maroon, promote kindness
March 15, 2018 - 6:00am
February 16, 2018
Mark Hansell (left), Josh Lopez and Ben Levy, representing Team Roberts from the Great Lakes Curling Association in Michigan, compete Thursday during USA Curling’s Club National Championships at the Fran Holden Curling Arena in Brainerd. The curling arena is on the Crow Wing County Fairgrounds. The  Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video play button
Brainerd Lakes Curling Club reaps reward of public spotlight
February 16, 2018 - 4:00am
February 7, 2018
Lakewood System Board Chairman Loren Morey (left) and Director of Behavioral Health Services Dr. Shawna Nymeyer discuss details of Lakewood’s most recent clinic expansion with Rep. John Poston. Submitted photo
Poston visits Lakewood Health System
February 7, 2018 - 9:30am
January 19, 2018
The aftermath of the GMC Acadia involved in a two-vehicle crash at 11:09 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Highway 210 and Cass County Highway 1 in Pillager. West Brainerd Auto towed the vehicle off scene.
Jennifer Stockinger / Brainerd Dispatch
Pillager crash injures 3
January 19, 2018 - 4:00am
January 15, 2018
Randy and Kathy Lee take a Christmas photo in 2016. There will be a benefit for Kathy Lee Saturday in Pillager to help the family.
Benefit set for Pillager woman
January 15, 2018 - 5:00am
January 12, 2018
Emergency personnel respond Thursday morning to a two-vehicle personal injury crash on Cass County Road 36, west of Baxter. 
Firefighters free 18-year-old from crashed car
January 12, 2018 - 5:00am
January 7, 2018
Rollover accident on Highway 210 may force road closure
January 7, 2018 - 3:33pm
January 1, 2018
Two stranded motorists found amid subzero temps
January 1, 2018 - 2:16pm
December 14, 2017
Paul Bunyan Transition Plus Coordinator Kati Reynolds (left) looks on as 18-year-old Michelle Mink of Pine River organizes chocolate bars wrapped and decorated as reindeer in preparation for the program's holiday craft sale Friday at its facility on the campus of Brainerd High School. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Disabled students learn life lessons with holiday craft sale
December 14, 2017 - 7:00am
November 27, 2017
Firefighters from Pillager Area Fire and Rescue battle a blaze late Wednesday at Swede’s Auto Repair in Sylvan Township in Pillager.
Submitted photo
Fire destroys auto repair shop in Pillager
November 27, 2017 - 4:00am
November 7, 2017
Voters cast their ballots Tuesday in the Pillager School Media Center on a referendum to issue general obligation school building bonds for $13,2000,000. The bonds would be used to build an auditorium addition, early childhood and elementary classroom additions, and improvements to classrooms and exterior of the buildings. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Pillager, Cass Lake-Bena school referendums falter
November 7, 2017 - 11:04pm
October 19, 2017
Pillager food shelf open house to showcase renovations
October 19, 2017 - 9:38pm
October 11, 2017
Reader Opinion: Vote yes in Pillager
October 11, 2017 - 8:30am