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April freezing showers bring icy roadways
Rain, sleet, ice and snow—the Brainerd lakes area is seeing it all—as the month of April is coming to a close. Residents have not...
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April 27, 2017
Rain has a particularly solid sound late Tuesday into Wednesday morning as ice and sleet-covered vehicles and surfaces. Slushy road conditions...
April 27, 2017 - 3:00am
April 17, 2017
Weather: Rain expected to offer fire danger relief
A steady rain moving into the Brainerd lakes area tonight is expected to ease the fire danger that led to red flag warnings to the south and west Sunday. Wadena, Todd and Morrison counties were among several western Minnesota and northeastern South Dakota counties under a red flag...
April 17, 2017 - 3:45am
April 9, 2017
Skywarn class offers weather spotter training
A free Skywarn weather spotter class is planned 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, in the Crow Wing County Land Service Building meeting rooms one...
April 9, 2017 - 4:30am
March 17, 2017
Weather: Roads slick with wintry mix
A wintry mix of precipitation Thursday night into Friday morning created slick conditions on some Brainerd lakes area roads. About 11 p.m., scanner traffic indicated emergency responders noticed roads were becoming slippery and vehicles were going in the ditch. "Dispatch called and...
March 17, 2017 - 9:56pm
March 15, 2017
Take heart, spring arrives Monday
After another cold night, the lakes area should be looking forward to a welcome warmup. The overnight low was expected to drop to zero after...
March 15, 2017 - 6:03am
Blizzard blankets northeast US with late-season snow
A blizzard swept through the heavily populated northeastern United States on Tuesday, grounding thousands of flights, canceling classes and pummeling those who ventured out onto snow-bound streets. Some 50 million people from Pennsylvania to Maine faced a "rapidly intensifying nor'easter"...
March 15, 2017 - 5:50am
March 10, 2017
Golden rays through the mist
Golden sunset Tuesday at Portage Lake, part of the Crooked Lake Chain. The first day of spring is March 20. Photo submitted by Jim Lease
March 10, 2017 - 4:53am
March 9, 2017
Wind chill may reach 30 below
A wind chill is advisory is in effect from 9 p.m. Thursday, March 9 through 9 a.m. March 10 in the lakes region. The wind chill values may drop...
March 9, 2017 - 10:00pm
Weather: Whipping winter winds create whiteouts
Howling winter winds Tuesday and Wednesday forced a highway closure, led to a late start for Brainerd Public Schools and caused power outages....
March 9, 2017 - 8:37am
March 4, 2017
Northern lights over Nisswa
Ben Collette snapped this shot early Friday morning of the northern lights over Garden Lake in Nisswa. "It was one of the highlights of my winter,"...
March 4, 2017 - 7:24pm
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