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  1. New public works facility recognize...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Lakefield Standard

    Jackson County's new $14 million public works facility is the 2014 Minnesota County Engineers Association Special Project of the Year. The award was bestowed at the 70th annual MCEA Conference earlier this month in Brainerd.

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  2. Brainerd: Suspect evades cops in tree. But about that branch. ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TwinCities

    A 54-year-old Brainerd man remained hospitalized Wednesday following a pursuit by law enforcement that ended when the man fell from a tree when the treetop broke, the Crow Wing County sheriff's office has reported. Deputies, assisted by the Lakes Area Drug Investigative Division, were attempting to locate the suspect around 9:37 p.m. Tuesday for a predatory offender violation.

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  3. Brainerd Suspect who Fell From Tree Charged with AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSTP

    A Brainerd man who ran from police until he fell from a tree was charged with assault Thursday in Crow Wing County. Ely Ovis Emmanuel Ana El Sabahot is required to register as a sex offender.

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  4. Guest Editorial: Visualize Nisswa's newest park at Feb. 5 open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... to the infrastructure of the park. If you'd like to make a donation to FNLP, please make a check payable to BLACF (Brainerd Lakes Area Community Foundation), a 501c3 fund. It can be mailed to P.O. Box 373, Nisswa, MN 56468, or email ...

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  5. The Last Windrow: Hats off to Brainerd Jaycees6 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    This past Saturday saw a mass of people clad in snowsuits, carrying buckets while striding confidently out to what is called the Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake.

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  6. 23 min 14 sec agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... in January had 13 medical calls, several miscellaneous calls and four structure fires - one in Nisswa, one with Brainerd and two with Pequot Lakes. Geike shared an annual report with the council listing 225 medical calls in 2014, which included six ...

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  7. Extravaganza brings 11,000 anglers4 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Above average temperatures brought more than 11,000 people to Gull Lake for the 25th annual Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Saturday, Jan. 24. When the contest was over, Steven Baumgartner of Owatonna saw his name and his 6.73-pound northern pike at the top of the leaderboard of the... Above average temperatures brought more than ... (more)

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  8. Lakeshore Conservation Club to host Wild Game DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... for dinner, games, a silent auction, raffle drawings and prizes. The event is held to raise money to support the Brainerd area youth shooting events. Goals are to introduce, encourage and support youth shooting sports to provide a lifelong love of ...

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  9. Pete's Point: Instant popularity of fishing extravaganza a surprise 33 sec agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    My dad always said that "It takes a big person to admit when they're wrong." Well, I admit that 25 years ago I was part of a sports staff at the Brainerd Dispatch that made a mistake.

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  10. Three vehicles fall through Gull Lake ice7 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... the ice as the temperatures have warmed up - although authorities responded to one instance on Love Lake north of Brainerd over the weekend. Sheriff Todd Dahl encourages the public to "use common sense" when considering driving on the ice. "I have ...

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  11. Fund for Kujava family has been set up at Bremer Bank7 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Macy Kujava and her 4-year-old daughter, Sophia, were both critically injured in a head-on collision north of Brainerd on Jan. 15. Macy Kujava and her 4-year-old daughter, Sophia, were both critically injured in a head-on collision north of Brainerd on Jan. 15. After being airlifted to the Twin Cities, they are being treated at two different ... (more)

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  12. Extravaganza brings 11,000 anglersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... on Jan. 21 at 3:54... Above average temperatures brought more than 11,000 people to Gull Lake for the 25th annual Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Saturday, Jan. 24. When the contest was over, Steven Baumgartner of Owatonna saw his name ...

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  13. Here's What a Massive Ice Fishing Competition With 34,000 Holes Looks LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | TheBlaze.com

    That's how man holes StrikeMaster Ice Augers said it drilled for the 25th annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza this past Saturday. And if you're wondering what that looks like, fortunately there's video of it.

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  14. Daniel Van HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m., followed by the funeral at 11 a.m., Monday at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd, Minn.

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  15. Wanted Brainerd Man Caught after Falling Out of TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | KSTP

    According to Lt. Joseph Meyer with the Crow Wing Sheriff's Office, a 54-year-old Brainerd man was wanted for a predatory offender violation.

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  16. Janet ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Janet Elaine Thomas of Brainerd, passed away January 23, 2015 at the age of 61 after succumbing to the complications of a brain aneurysm.

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  17. Thin ice on northern Minnesota lakes drop 4 cars into waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | TwinCities

    ... safe. - On Saturday, a full size Chevrolet pickup went through the ice in the Wilson Bay area on Gull Lake near Brainerd at 9:47 a.m. Occupants escaped the vehicle and it was removed from the lake. - Later that afternoon, a full size GMC pickup went ...

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  18. Crosslake Ice Car racing season beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Northland Press

    ... entire race. In second place was Isaac Wannebo from Crosslake in car 7X and finishing third was Mark Peterson from Brainerd in car #19. In the 15 and under feature race, Jacob Borden of Merrifield in the 8-ball car took first place. Second went to ...

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  19. Warm weather draws thousands to ExtravaganzaRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Northland Press

    Brainerd, MN Unseasonably warm winter weather brought more than 11,000 people to the Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake Saturday. After the past couple years of wind and cold, this is exactly what was needed.

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  20. Cuyuna Crew gears up for Whiteout; releases master visionRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Northland Press

    ... money is spent in Crosby, but it's also spent in the Mille Lacs Lake area, in the Nisswa/Gull Lake area and in the Brainerd/Baxter area. More than 64 percent of survey respondents had never been to the area before the mountain bike trails opened. ...

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