Weather Forecast


What's that smell?

Email News Alerts

■ What’s that smell?

The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a call at 2:25 a.m. Wednesday on 14935 Wonderland Park Road in Brainerd to a strange odor in the home. It was reported that it was not a carbon monoxide issue, but the smell was from a combination of cleaning chemicals and a dead skunk.


Firefighters cleared the scene at 3:45 a.m.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Call 218-855-5897 and we can help you.

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