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Driver improvement program offered
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Commentary: How baby boomers can increase their retirement confidence
Section 8-3A Wrestling: 6 Warriors advance
Area Boys Basketball: Lake Region advances to semifinals
Boys Basketball: Warriors improving as playoffs approach
Women's College Hockey: Gophers take first game over Bemidji
Area Girls Basketball: Pequot picks off Pillager
ISD 181 Viewpoint: Native American education
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What's Up Outdoors: Spearing sturgeon is only half the story
Core samples from Mille Lacs Lake may explain walleye woes
Walleyedan: More of everything in Brainerd lakes area
Conservation Officer Report: Trails, ice deteriorating in heat
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
This Was Brainerd - Feb. 24
Clergy View: Pharaoh, Pharaoh, Let My People Think
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This Was Brainerd
Dwight Jilek to conduct Brainerd choirs Monday
Entertainment Briefs - Feb. 23
Live Music - Feb. 23
Special Events- Feb. 23
Performing Arts - Feb. 23
Her Voice Magazine
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Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Wedding Announced: Denny (DJ) Pink and Martha Worms
65th Wedding Anniversary: Don and Kathy O'Brien
90th Birthday: Rachel Wing
95th Birthday: Ralph Yeager
Eloise Kay Jans
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On the Fly: Twitter feed
February 23, 2017
Snowstorm steers south of lakes area
It appears lakes area residents can breathe a collective sigh of relief if the forecast is accurate. The path of Friday's winter storm shifted...
February 23, 2017 - 11:33pm
February 7, 2017
It's cold, but expect a warmup
A brief cold spell is the opening act for a balmy stretch of almost a week of 30-degree temperatures. Morning snowfall Tuesday ushered in frozen...
February 7, 2017 - 11:59pm
WINTER WEATHER: Wind chill advisory in effect from midnight tonight to noon Wednesday
The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a Wind Chill Advisory which is in effect from midnight tonight to noon CST Wednesday....
February 7, 2017 - 2:39pm
January 27, 2017
Minnesota Starwatch: February packs a lot of celestial delights.
In the southwest, Venus outshines everything but the moon. For months the brilliant planet has been moving closer to Mars, the dimmer object...
January 27, 2017 - 6:00pm
January 11, 2017
Dangerous, potentially destructive ice storm looms for central US
AccuWeather Global Weather Center - AccuWeather reports people from Texas to Ohio are bracing for a long-duration ice storm that could turn destructive...
January 11, 2017 - 2:31pm
January 10, 2017
Formidable foe: Ice build up on roads proving tough to tackle
Even an ice breaker plow attachment is no match for the layer of ice on many county highways, the Crow Wing County Highway Department learned...
January 10, 2017 - 11:44pm
No unnecessary travel advised in Cass, Crow Wing other central MN counties
ST. CLOUD – The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no unnecessary travel in the following Central Minnesota counties due to blowing...
January 10, 2017 - 3:07pm
Hang on, more cold in forecast but January thaw is ahead
Don’t put away the extra scarves just yet or leave the cat outside. Although the recent deep cold has now made Monday’s 15-degrees feel...
January 10, 2017 - 11:18am
January 4, 2017
Sundogs over Northland Arboretum
Weather phenomenon known as 'Sundogs' over the pines of Northland Arboretum in Brainerd Wednesday morning. I saw them starting to develop on...
January 4, 2017 - 2:28pm
January 3, 2017
Brainerd area under wind chill advisory Jan. 4
A day after clearing away several inches of new snow, Brainerd lakes area residents will need to bundle up as temperatures are expected to plunge. The National Weather Service in Duluth on Tuesday issued a wind chill advisory until noon Wednesday, Jan. 4, for most of northern Minnesota....
January 3, 2017 - 5:11pm
Weather related school closings and late starts
Area schools closed or starting late for Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017 • Bemidji Schools - Delayed 2 hours • Blackduck Schools - Delayed 2 hours...
January 3, 2017 - 7:47am
January 2, 2017
Subzero temps coming for the rest of this week
Air temperatures near or below zero are in store for the Brainerd lakes area in the wake of a winter storm New Year's weekend. The National Weather...
January 2, 2017 - 10:29pm
December 30, 2016
Expect 2 rounds of snow this holiday weekend
Two separate weather systems are expected to bring snow for the weekend leading up to and including the new year. The first round begins today...
December 30, 2016 - 11:20am
December 28, 2016
Fresh snow may arrive with new year
Look for snow this weekend, but a bigger shovel may be needed for the first of the year. The National Weather Service in Duluth reported Wednesday...
December 28, 2016 - 9:43pm
December 23, 2016
Christmas storm may bring significant ice
Mother Nature doesn't seem to be taking Christmas wishes into account as the Christmas day storm is still on track and is promising to cover the lakes area in ice. A winter storm watch is in effect for most of northern Minnesota from Christmas Day until noon Monday. "We have a growing...
December 23, 2016 - 10:35pm