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Charge: Minn. group home employee, vulnerable resident delivered newspapers, stole from garages, vehicles
Minnesota attorney general accuses 2 lending firms of scamming seniors, veterans
In the face of mass resignations, including from 3M, Trump ends business advisory councils
Marchers 'Unite Against Hate' in Bemidji
Sessions says Charlottesville car attack could be prosecuted as a hate crime
Offensive guard Boone misses another practice
Vikings kicker, punter posiitons up for grabs yet
Rosario always does damage when playing Cleveland
UPDATE: Matt Cullen returning to Minnesota for 20th NHL season
Former Fargo Force, UMD star signs two-year deal with Avalanche
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Outdoor Notes for Aug. 13
What's Up Outdoors: Fishing with superheroes
Fishing Report for Aug. 13
DNR Conservation Officer reports for Aug. 13
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
This Was Brainerd - Aug. 16
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Swimmer's itch is getting under our skin - uncomfortable but harmless 'duck itch'
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This Was Brainerd - Aug. 14
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This Was Brainerd
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Lakes Bluegrass Festival coming to Pine River
CNN commentator Jeffrey Lord tweeted a Nazi salute. He was fired immediately.
Performing Arts - Aug. 10
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Power outage puts Brainerd in the dark Wednesday
July 22, 2017
Damage at the drive-in: Iconic Long Prairie theater screen destroyed by wind
LONG PRAIRIE—For 61 years, the towering screen at the Long Drive-In Theatre brought double features to life for generations of Minnesotans....
July 22, 2017 - 6:00am
July 12, 2017
Possible tornado leaves destructive wake through northwest Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — The sound of chainsaws could be heard loud and clear Wednesday, July 12, throughout northwest Alexandria after what...
July 12, 2017 - 12:42pm
June 11, 2017
Tree clearing prompts order to restore for megachurch pastors
Pontoon cruises along one of the wildest stretches of the Mississippi River are a pastime of Lawrence and Marian Severt. Homeowners for 15 years...
June 11, 2017 - 5:58pm
October 18, 2016
Dayton authorizes emergency funds to Cass, Crow Wing counties for storm damages
Gov. Mark Dayton Monday authorized up to an estimated $91,663.50 in relief for Cass County and $190,044 for Crow Wing County from the State Disaster Assistance Contingency Account. The exact final reimbursements will be made from actual expense documentation, a news release from Dayton's...
October 18, 2016 - 9:59pm
August 17, 2016
Cass County Board: Another emergency declaration for southern Cass in wake of severe storms
LAKE SHORE—Cass County commissioners got a chance to see some of the massive logs piled by homes and roads in the Lake Shore area on their way to their regular board meeting Tuesday night at Lake Shore City Hall. For the second time in two weeks, the board approved a state of...
August 17, 2016 - 6:42pm
August 5, 2016
Resources available to help recover from storms
The University of Minnesota Extension has a wide range of resources to help Minnesotans recover from severe storms and tornadoes. Go to z.umn.edu/extremeweather for topics including: • Dealing with damaged homes, farm buildings and yards. • Financial recovery. • Crops and livestock....
August 5, 2016 - 7:04pm
August 4, 2016
UPDATE: Heavy storm damage reported in Crow Wing County and Cass County
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl reports as a result of this morning's severe thunderstorms earlier, the areas of Crow Wing County Road 115,...
August 4, 2016 - 12:13pm
July 22, 2016
Itasca received most damage of state parks in northern Minnesota from storms
Heavy storms and damaging winds in northern Minnesota downed trees and knocked out power in several state parks and recreation areas including...
July 22, 2016 - 11:42am
July 7, 2016
Storm rips off exterior panels on Vikings stadium
MINNEAPOLIS - Some exterior panels of U.S. Bank Stadium came loose during Tuesday’s vicious storm in the Twin Cities, stadium officials said. Nothing came off the building, and contractor Mortenson Construction will fix the panels and examine what happened, said Michele Kelm-Helgren,...
July 7, 2016 - 9:41am
July 31, 2015
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
The recent blow-down in the Brainerd area caused major damage to state lands, as well as private forest lands. While landowners are not required to clean up downed trees and debris, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is encouraging private forest owners and homeowners to...
July 31, 2015 - 10:41pm
July 22, 2015
Storm damage cleanup on Pine Beach Peninsula
Photos of storm damage on Pine Beach Peninsula. --- View a 42 image KLICK! Photo Gallery of this - Klick Here! ---
July 22, 2015 - 11:36am
July 21, 2015
Wilson Bay Lodge at Madden's Resort Tuesday shows the damage of the July 12 storm that ravaged the area. However across the resort, the historic...
July 21, 2015 - 10:06pm
July 20, 2015
DNR offers advice for dealing with storm damaged trees
Cleanup following a windstorm can be an overwhelming task for homeowners. Knowing which trees to save and which to remove can impact safety and...
July 20, 2015 - 1:45pm
July 19, 2015
Storm notes: Water, rooms in short supply
Pallets of water AmeriPride Services transported and delivered nine pallets of water from the Twin Cities to Nisswa to help the more than 6,000 residents without power and dwindling supplies. The water was donated by Bernick's in Brooklyn Center, but they needed someone to transport...
July 19, 2015 - 12:35pm
July 17, 2015
Winds hit 100 mph in storm: Some sections wind reached Category 2 hurricane force
Storm winds hit 100 mph a week ago when the supercell storm smashed its way through parts of the Brainerd lakes area. Shattered tree trunks...
July 17, 2015 - 10:57pm