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Crosby man dies after snowmobile breaks through ice
Two women, baby die in head-on crash in southwest Minn.
Wind energy is supposed to fight climate change. But climate change is fighting back.
Officials see weapons threat as North Korea gains biotech expertise
Crow Wing County Most Wanted: December
6-year-old made $11 million in one year reviewing toys on YouTube
Wealth Column: How to minimize financial stress during the holidays
Nystrom & Associates, Ltd. of Baxter Now Offers Outpatient Adolescent Chemical Dependency
Nor-Son named 2017 Builder of the Year
Business Notes for Dec. 9
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Sports calendar - Dec. 12
Men's College Hockey: McLain scores team-high seventh goal
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‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
What's Up Outdoors: Let's get out ice fishing
Outdoor Notes for Dec. 10
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
3 things for better health - Dec. 12
Avoid eye strain by remembering the 20-20-20 rule
Don't go south over the holidays. Head west to South Dakota, instead
Short-term home stay may produce difficult transition
Clergy View: Reflections of a Black Friday past
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Magician to perform at Pequot Lakes Dec. 16
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 7
Special Events - Dec. 7-13
Performing Arts - Dec. 7-13
Visual Arts - Dec. 7-13
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Walter Ferdinand Williams III (Chic)
George L. Crust
Elaine Alice Aune
Murvin W. Wickham
Andrew Edward Dambowy
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
On the Fly: Twitter feed
December 7, 2017
Matt Hochmayr adjusts a snow making machine Wednesday at Mount Ski Gull. The ski resort had two runs open last weekend and is planning on opening...
December 7, 2017 - 7:00am
December 5, 2017
More than 400 crashes reported in Minn. during Monday storm
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota State Patrol reported more than 500 spinouts/vehicles-off-the-road and more than 400 crashes statewide during Monday’s...
December 5, 2017 - 6:29pm
December 4, 2017
Brainerd misses initial brunt of winter snowstorm
Though snow was in the forecast, with as much as 4 inches possible in Brainerd by Tuesday morning, it appeared the initial storm surge bypassed...
December 4, 2017 - 11:13pm
Weather related announcements - Dec. 4
Brainerd School District 181: Weather Alert: ALL evening activities, including Community Ed classes, are canceled for Monday, Dec. 4. Fun and...
December 4, 2017 - 3:21pm
Early week snowstorm to usher in the coldest air of the season
AccuWeather Global Headquarters - December 04, 2017 - AccuWeather reports following a mild weekend in the midwestern United States, this week's...
December 4, 2017 - 1:58pm
Blizzard live blog: Follow weather-related updates here
Keep an eye on our live blog as we pass along information on the region's first major storm of the season.
December 4, 2017 - 1:51pm
Weather drawing: Let it snow
Weather drawing by Sierra Fenstad of Mrs. Smith's first-grade class at St. Francis School.
December 4, 2017 - 8:30am
December 2, 2017
Water Skiing Santa
Dressed for the holidays Friday, Sean Kaneski skies on Gull Lake. A group of cold water skiing and wakeboarding enthusiasts gathered at Quarterdeck...
December 2, 2017 - 9:00am
December 1, 2017
Ice Not Safe: Safety tips offered to anglers on ice
Anglers have been spotted out on the ice of lakes in the Brainerd lakes area, but with unseasonably warm weather ice conditions have deteriorated...
December 1, 2017 - 4:00am
November 29, 2017
NWS warns of fire danger in lakes area
The National Weather Service, based out of Duluth, sent out a warning Wednesday, Nov. 29, of increased risk of fire in the region. According...
November 29, 2017 - 7:23pm
November 27, 2017
Weather drawing - Nov. 27
Singing cardinal out on a limb Weather drawing by Stella Marohn of Mr. Meyer's fourth-grade class at Lowell Elementary School.
November 27, 2017 - 3:00am
November 21, 2017
Almost turkey time
Weather drawing by Nellie of Mrs. Johnson's 3/4 combo class at St. Francis of the Lakes Catholic School.
November 21, 2017 - 6:30am
November 18, 2017
La Nina continues to influence winter outlook
The latest three-month outlook continues to call for a 33 percent chance of colder than normal temperatures this coming winter. The December, January and February 2017-18 outlook is heavily influenced by ongoing La Nina conditions forecast to continue through late winter, the National...
November 18, 2017 - 5:30am
November 17, 2017
Good luck Warriors!
Good luck Warriors! Weather drawing by Lacey Melser from Mrs. Meyer's third-grade class at Harrison Elementary School.
November 17, 2017 - 3:00am
November 16, 2017
Early Thanksgiving travel forecast: Millions to face delays, slowdowns as fast-paced storms strike northern US
AccuWeather Global Headquarters - November 16 - AccuWeather reports as millions of Thanksgiving travelers plan to travel by plane or driving,...
November 16, 2017 - 4:00pm