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  1. Bohme to share historic presentation June 9 in Crosslake6 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... whose activities extended to robbing banks, holding up mail trucks and trains and kidnapping. Even the city of Brainerd had a taste of gangster crime in 1933 when the First National Bank was robbed. The public is welcome and refreshments will be ...

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  2. Jury: Convicted Hudson rapist still dangerous, should remain confinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TwinCities

    ... a secluded area, where he repeatedly raped her over the course of four hours. Thorin was arrested again in 1999 in Brainerd, Minn. In that case, he was accused of sexually assaulting three teenage girls, including one who he chased down on foot ...

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  3. Crow Wing County land sale slated June 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Crow Wing County Land Services will hold a public land sale auction at 10 a.m. Friday, June 5, in the Land Services Building located at 322 Laurel St., in Brainerd, in Meeting Room 2. At that time, 206 tracts of tax-forfeited land will be offered for sale at public auction.

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  4. 2 min 7 sec agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... honor other World War II-era CAP members. It was previously thought that the Crow Wing Composite Squadron formed in Brainerd in 1951, but recent research indicates an earlier Brainerd CAP squadron began forming in late 1944, and was in full swing by ...

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  5. Bacigalupi to address WAPOA at June 6 annual meeting1 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... breakfast to begin at 8 a.m. There will be a brief business meeting, followed by guest speaker Marc Bacigalupi, Brainerd Fisheries area supervisor with the Department of Natural Resources. Bacigalupi will present information on the status of fishing ...

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  6. Richard "Rick" H. HeinlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Richard "Rick" Heinlen, 66, of Brainerd, MN died Sunday, May 24, 2015 at Diamond Willow Assisted Living in Baxter, MN, after a courageous fight with brain cancer.

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  7. Eugene E. SanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... 1949 in Motley, MN. Survivors include 1 son, Ron (Becky) Sander of Bay Lake; 2 daughters, Mary (Robert) Scott of Brainerd and Linda (Steven) Pyle of Cleveland, Ohio; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Preceding him in death are his ...

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  8. Cindy Jo OppeltRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Cindy Jo Oppelt age 59 of Baxter died on May 18, 2015 at Essentia St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd.

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  9. Northland Kart Kountry to reopen this weekend2 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Following intense restoration, Northland Kart Kountry between Nisswa and Brainerd is set to reopen this weekend after years of vacancy.

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  10. Eugene Everett SanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Eugene E. Sander age 93 of Bay Lake died on May 22, 2015 at the Harmony House in Brainerd.

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  11. Big fish in a small pondRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | StrongTowns

    ... that the state of Minnesota gives cities each year to help provide basic government services. Here's how my city of Brainerd compares to Minneapolis. Obviously, Brainerd is far more dependent on state aid than Minneapolis. How does one change a ...

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  12. Richard "Rick" HeinlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Friday at Brenny Funeral Chapel in Baxter. Visitation will continue from 10-11 a.m., followed by the funeral at 11 a.m., Saturday at First Lutheran Church in Brainerd, Minn.

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  13. New name, new attitude: Youth band gets back to basicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | St. Cloud Times

    ... school student who doesn't have a marching band program at his or her school. Some students come from as far as Brainerd to participate. Solar Sound drumline members practice in a hallway Monday at St. Cloud Apollo High School. The band has 40 ...

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  14. Dakota County MN Government brazenly oppresses Freedom of the PressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Examiner.com

    ... Minnesota Law Enforcement complicity in the local illegal drug trade in Minnesota are not unheard of; Princeton and Brainerd Minnesota come to mind as examples over the past 10-20 years.) 1. For more than six months, the Dakota County Prosecutor ...

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  15. William Edward DeRosierRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    William Edward DeRosier, age 74, resident of Brainerd, died Thursday, May 21, at his home.

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  16. LuVerne Delores (Johnson) NiemiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... brother Harley and was the daughter of Julius and Bertha Johnson. LuVerne grew up in Little Falls and moved to Brainerd at the age of 16. She attended Brainerd High School and was a member of the graduating class of 1946. She married James Anthony ...

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  17. Grace "Granny" PeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... WI to Lawerance, and Edith (Bosteder) Warner on July 19, 1930. She married Leslie (Bud) Peck December 24, 1953 in Brainerd. She is survived by 2 sons, James Kostek, Fort Mohave, AZ, and Jack and Terry Peck, Nisswa, MN, sister, Alice Forner and ...

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  18. 3. Blue Ribbon schools to be recognizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Brainerd Public Schools will end its academic year by holding a carnival and recognizing its Blue Ribbon award-winning elementary schools.

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  19. 5. Judge orders new power linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The power lines servicing a rural Pine River farm must be replaced by Brainerd electrical cooperative Crow Wing Power, a Cass County judge ordered earlier this month.

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  20. Submissions sought for Salute to the Arts exhibition9 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... info@crossingarts.org or in person at the office in the Franklin Arts Center, 1001 Kingwood St., Suite 114, Brainerd. This activity is funded, in part, by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Five Wings Arts Council, thanks to a ...

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