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Conservation Officer Report: Deer takes dive into den
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
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Fishing Report: Ice holds out for late season ice fishing
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March 9, 2017
Opinion Column: Preserving life, a little longer
I've assured my wife that I will do everything to save and preserve her life should she ever be in a life and death scenario. Should she ever be in a hospital hooked up to wires and on the verge of death, doctors and nurses do not have permission to start pulling plugs and rushing...
March 9, 2017 - 2:46pm
February 14, 2017
Reader Opinion: Don't worry
Don't worry about death; you'll live longer. Jerrold Turnquist Brainerd
February 14, 2017 - 11:56pm
Man dies from self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head
PEQUOT LAKES—The 26-year-old man, who suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound from a handgun Monday night in Pequot Lakes, has died, Pequot Lakes Police Chief Eric Klang said Tuesday.
February 14, 2017 - 2:09pm
January 26, 2017
Minnesota tot's fire death compounds family's grief
ST. PAUL—Two-year-old William Mangan's life was a miracle from the beginning. His mother learned a few weeks before her due date that her...
January 26, 2017 - 9:44pm
October 25, 2016
OPINION COLUMN: Living - and dying - in America
We are fortunate to live and die in America. Billions of people have died from starvation in third world countries. Millions have died in war torn places and never knew a moment of real peace during their lives. So many live and die in harsh nations where daily life is mere survival....
October 25, 2016 - 9:45am
June 9, 2016
Officials release identity of man found in Little Pine Lake
The identity of the man found deceased in Little Pine Lake was identified by the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office Thursday morning. The victim...
June 9, 2016 - 1:25pm
March 17, 2016
Wisconsin man found dead; no foul play suspected
A 55-year-old Wisconsin man was found deceased in a cab of a semitrailer Wednesday, the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office reported. The sheriff's office was called at 3:15 p.m. to respond to a suspicious semitrailer that had been parked for a couple days at the Brainerd Welcome Center,...
March 17, 2016 - 7:29pm
January 24, 2016
Wadena investigating death
The Menahga Police Department, Wadena County Sheriff's Office and Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension have been involved in the investigation of the death of Kelly Marie Lund of Detroit Lakes, who was found deceased at a Menahga residence on July 12, 2014. The investigative...
January 24, 2016 - 6:59pm
January 18, 2016
Death, illness in fish house may be CO poisoning
WALKER—A man is dead and three others were treated for symptoms of possible carbon monoxide poisoning. The Cass County Sheriff's Office...
January 18, 2016 - 8:31pm
August 28, 2015
Sheriff's office identifies Rush Lake victim
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl Friday released the name of the 21-year-old man who died on Rush Lake Aug. 26. The victim was identified as Ryan Giguere of Eagan. At 4:36 p.m., Aug. 26, the sheriff's office received a report of a possible personal watercraft accident on Rush...
August 28, 2015 - 8:33pm
May 22, 2015
Milwaukee man pronounced dead, almost hour later moves and breathes
(Reuters) - First responders preparing to take the body of a Milwaukee man pronounced dead to the morgue got a jolt when the man suddenly began...
May 22, 2015 - 4:55pm
27-year-old Duluth man dies during trip in Boundary Waters
DULUTH - A 27-year-old Duluth man hiking in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness with friends died after a medical event, the St. Louis County Rescue Squad said. The man was found at 4 a.m. Tuesday, deep in the BWCAW, Lt. Kurt Erickson of the rescue squad said. The man’s...
April 22, 2015 - 10:25am
November 10, 2014
Natural causes revealed in autopsy in Brainerd investigation
Thursday's death involving a Brainerd man was reported to be from natural causes according to the provisional autopsy, reported the Brainerd Police Department. Police were called at 9:58 a.m. Thursday to a residence on the 200 block of Fourth Avenue Northeast of a male who was unresponsive....
November 10, 2014 - 5:38pm
August 12, 2014
Coroner: Actor Robin Williams died of asphyxia by hanging
SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Aug 12 (Reuters) - Oscar-winning actor and renowned comedian Robin Williams hanged himself in his California home and died...
August 12, 2014 - 2:36pm
June 6, 2014
A farewell to friends
WASHINGTON — You know how it goes. You lose track of friends and then one day, someone gets in touch to say the friend has left us to our mortal pursuits. Two such messages came recently within the span of a few days. The first was an email from a stranger who knew I had...
June 6, 2014 - 9:16pm