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January 20, 2018
DL's Leonard Thielen - Adam Thielen's grandpa - recounts his days as an ice harvester
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Since early January, there have been two big storylines dominating local headlines and dinner table conversations...
January 20, 2018 - 2:32pm
January 19, 2018
Coming Sunday: Grant keeps historical museum and library alive
What would you do with a $225,000 grant from the Minnesota Historical Society? The Crow Wing County Historical Society Museum and Research Library...
January 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 15, 2018
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
CLOQUET, Minn.—In 2010, Helen Olson — then 99 years old — recalled watching from a hillside as Cloquet burned. "My mother and...
January 15, 2018 - 9:24pm
January 4, 2018
With a blizzard raging, these rescuers set out on a doomed mission for an icebound island
Heavy snow blew horizontally across the frozen Chesapeake Bay into the faces of the 16 men in Crisfield, Maryland, who were loading sleds with...
January 4, 2018 - 2:29pm
Do you fall down a Wikipedia rabbit hole after each episode of 'The Crown'? You're not alone.
You know the drill: In the middle of binge-watching a TV series, you grab your phone or laptop and go straight to the show's Wikipedia page....
January 4, 2018 - 12:32pm
January 3, 2018
Conditions look good for Detroit Lakes' first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Conditions are good for Detroit Lakes' first ice harvest in nearly 50 years as ice thickness near the Detroit Lakes...
January 3, 2018 - 3:19pm
December 11, 2017
This Was Brainerd - Dec. 11
DECEMBER 11 20 years ago (1997) Catchy tunes, clever lyrics and fun illustrations are all found in one songbook in the Brainerd area. Albert Johnson, rural Brainerd, has arranged 20 children's songs for "Big Balloon," a songbook filled with new, easy to learn songs. Titles include...
December 11, 2017 - 3:30am
December 10, 2017
This Was Brainerd - Dec. 10
DECEMBER 10 20 years ago (1997) Noting a large number of outstanding warrants for misdemeanors like bad checks and traffic citations, Police Chief Frank Ball announced a crackdown. Showing how many are outstanding, officer Troy Schreifels was able to collect $11,000 worth in just...
December 10, 2017 - 3:30am
December 8, 2017
This Was Brainerd - Dec. 8
DECEMBER 8 20 years ago (1997) Sarah Bogenschutz poured in 23 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as the Brainerd girls' basketball team beat Alexandria 51-44. "Our girls just played an all around good game," said the Warriors first year coach Carl Hendrickson. 30 years ago (1987) About...
December 8, 2017 - 3:30am
December 7, 2017
Remembering Pearl Harbor
Many years before he became a brigadier general (brevet) in the Minnesota National Guard, Charles "Charlie" Extrand of Brainerd was an 11-year-old-boy...
December 7, 2017 - 3:00am
December 6, 2017
This Was Brainerd - Dec. 6
DECEMBER 6 20 years ago (1997) The Warrior wrestling team opened its season with a 44-24 conquest of St. Cloud Tech in a conference dual meet. Pins for Brainerd were by Josh Ostrowski at 103, David Heldt 119, Brian Kalinoski 125, Tim Rick 140 and Trevor McCullough heavyweight. ...
December 6, 2017 - 3:30am
December 4, 2017
Appreciation dinner honors volunteers, vets
STAPLES—An appreciation dinner recognized volunteers who assisted with a fundraising project to help the Staples Veterans Park. The event...
December 4, 2017 - 11:00am
This Was Brainerd - Dec. 4
DECEMBER 4 20 years ago (1997) Trevor John of Crosslake will compete in the International Series of Champions opener at Giants Ridge this weekend. He won the ISOC Semi-Pro 440 last year. Kyle Boie of Nisswa will also compete. He won the ISOC Sport 440 Fan class last season. 30...
December 4, 2017 - 3:30am
December 3, 2017
This Was Brainerd - Dec. 3
DECEMBER 3 20 years ago (1997) How low are gas prices in Brainerd? Nearly 20 cents lower than other areas in outstate Minnesota. Prices in Brainerd ranged from $1.05 to $1.09 per gallon, while gas was $1.19 in Aitkin and $1.24 in St. Cloud. In the Twin Cities, gas was as low as...
December 3, 2017 - 3:30am
December 2, 2017
Red sky remembrance: Martha Westlund, 102, recalls the time of 1918 Cloquet fire
CLOQUET, Minn. — The 1918 Cloquet fire remains the worst natural disaster on record in Minnesota history. Duluth News Tribune reports at...
December 2, 2017 - 4:04pm