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Minnesota Schools Ranked… Pretty Good!

There is a report out this week that ranks Minnesota as the 7th state over all in education. The report was issued by the financial news website 247wallst.com. They used a variety of measures including school funding, academic achievement, and enrollment. Here’s the stats that are quoted: Minnesota > High school graduation rate:82.7% (tied — 17th lowest) > Public school …

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Extravaganza Is a GO!

The test holes have been drilled and anglers of all ages can now rejoice… The Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza is a go! Crow Wing County Sheriff Scott Goddard, Brainerd Jaycees Chairperson Jeff Baillif and members of the media were on Hole in the Day Bay on Gull Lake this morning around 11:00. Holes were drilled, measurements were taken and …

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Scam!!

It has been brought to our attention that there is a person/group of people who is attempting to impersonate Brainerd Public Utility representatives to collect payment for delinquent utility bills via phone.The caller ID is presenting as a variation of “Brainerd Public”. The thieves ask for credit card information over the phone, creating an untraceable payment transaction. If you feel …

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Plow Season Continues

It’s snowing again!  So you know what that means,  the City of Brainerd is busy moving snow. Here’s the schedule for getting downtown cleaned up. This is from Paul Sandy’s press release: SNOW REMOVAL NOTICE Snow removal by City of Brainerd personnel in the Downtown Business District will commence at 3:00 AM on Thursday, January 16, 2020. Parking will be …

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Fish In Brainerd

The website FishingBooker.com has just issued its list of great places to find fun fishing in Winter. And as they say….”It’s no surprise” that its Brainerd at number one. Here’s the quote from their article: When we say Brainerd, we mean ice fishing! It’s no surprise that Brainerd topped our winter fishing destinations list. Based in central Minnesota, Brainerd is …

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