Weather Forecast


Mississippi River flood warnings remain, water expected to fluctuate in Aitkin


There are three gauges currently in flood stage out of 100 total gauges the National Weather Service keeps track of covering much of Minnesota, Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula. Those three are in the lakes region — in Aitkin, Brainerd and Fort Ripley.

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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.
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