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Thousands lose power following severe thunderstorm
Thousands of Brainerd lakes area residents were without power Wednesday morning after a powerful line of thunderstorms rolled across the region....
September 20, 2017 - 9:41am
September 2, 2017
Applicants wanted for Crow Wing Power award
Businesses, nonprofit and community groups that have shown a strong commitment to the community are encouraged to apply for Crow Wing Power's 14th annual Touchstone Energy Community Award. Organizations do not have to be a member of the cooperative but must have served a community...
September 2, 2017 - 5:30am
July 19, 2017
Storms shut off power for thousands Monday
A line of powerful thunderstorms roared through the Brainerd lakes area Monday night, darkening skies for commuters headed home from work. Damage...
July 19, 2017 - 6:00am
July 17, 2017
Storm packs punch in short time in lakes area
A powerful line of thunderstorms ripped across the Brainerd lakes area late Monday afternoon, knocking down trees and power lines in its wake....
July 17, 2017 - 9:44pm
March 9, 2017
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
December 26, 2016
Ice takes out power for thousands on Christmas
Thousands in central Minnesota spent Christmas night in the dark in the wake of an ice storm that downed trees and power poles. Driving rains...
December 26, 2016 - 6:30pm
November 21, 2016
Compacted snow, ice keeps roads rough: Power restoration for 13,000+ complete
A combination of wet, heavy snow and cold temperatures following Winter Storm Argos is proving challenging for crews tasked with snow removal...
November 21, 2016 - 9:02pm
November 18, 2016
Update: Power to remain out for thousands overnight
In what the electrical cooperative is calling an unprecedented move, Crow Wing Power repair crews will be called back from the field at 5 p.m....
November 18, 2016 - 10:31pm
Power outages widespread in central Minnesota
Power outages are widespread throughout central Minnesota currently. Power outage maps for Crow Wing Power and Minnesota Power are changing by the minute. As of 2:10 p.m., 2,764 Crow Wing Power customers were without power, and 8,283 Minnesota Power customers were affected by outages....
November 18, 2016 - 2:11pm
September 21, 2016
A challenge for the children
An upcoming program at Forestview Middle School hopes to reduce bullying in the school and foster a safer, more connected community. The program, Rachel's Challenge, promotes positive climate and culture in schools, according to a letter sent to parents of Forestview students.
September 21, 2016 - 9:35pm
August 4, 2016
Storm knocks out power to thousands
Minnesota Power reported the Brainerd lakes area was most impacted by the storm, while the company's Duluth customers were generally not affected. About 4,400 customers were without power in scattered outages across Minnesota Power's service territory. As of 5 p.m. Thursday, that...
August 4, 2016 - 10:46pm
August 1, 2016
Reader Opinion: Thanks to Crow Wing Power
I would like to commend Crow Wing Power for the outstanding job they did after the July 21 storm in 97 degree weather getting the power back on in our all electric home on Man Lake. Great job folks. Julie Pawlak Hackensack
August 1, 2016 - 7:59pm
July 25, 2016
Some without power into 5th day
Thousands across northern Minnesota are still without power for a fifth day as crews continue to repair lines and connect residences and businesses...
July 25, 2016 - 10:51pm
July 22, 2016
Storm cleanup continues in high heat
Northern Minnesota residents on Friday continued to clean up following severe storms that rolled through the state early Thursday morning. Many...
July 22, 2016 - 6:47pm
July 21, 2016
'Just like gasoline': Heat fuels severe thunderstorms
A wide line of severe thunderstorms ripped across northern Minnesota early Thursday morning, leaving thousands in its wake without power. The...
July 21, 2016 - 8:17pm