Weather Forecast



Brainerd police

SUSPICIOUS — A report at 6:04 a.m. Wednesday of two young males looking into cars on the 1900 block of South Seventh Street. Officers were unable to locate males, but found a DVD player lying next to one of the vehicles.

A report at 12:44 a.m. Wednesday of a suspicious male and female who were at Lum Park, 1619 N.E. Washington St.

FIGHTS — A report at 7:29 p.m. Tuesday of multiple females fighting by the Brainerd Police Department on East River Road and Laurel Street.

A report at 3:50 p.m. Tuesday of two people fighting on Southeast 13th Street near the Burlington Northern railroad shops.

SHOOTING — A shooting complaint was reported Tuesday on the 15000 block of Clearview Lane.

THEFT — Totally Kidz, 718 Laurel St., Tuesday reported a subject selling them brand new clothes and they’re concerned the clothes may have been stolen.

Baxter police

FIRE — A juvenile reported at 3:41 p.m. Tuesday that his vehicle was on fire on the 7000 block of Excelsior Road.

Check the Crow Wing County In-Custody List at

— Compiled by Jennifer Stockinger, Staff Writer. Follow me on Twitter at

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889