Weather Forecast



September 20, 2017
Crow Wing Power reported a peak of about 4,500 people without power. Minnesota Power also reported several thousand customers without power Wednesday morning. Screen grab of Crow Wing Power outage map before 9:30 a.m. Sept. 20.
Thousands lose power following severe thunderstorm
September 20, 2017 - 9:41am
July 22, 2017
Co-owner Dan Claseman cleans up panels from the ground in front of the storm-damaged screen Thursday at the Long Drive-In in Long Prairie. The drive-in was hit by the thunderstorm Monday. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Video)play button
Damage at the drive-in: Iconic Long Prairie theater screen destroyed by wind
July 22, 2017 - 6:00am
February 21, 2017
Pouring rain began to flood Sixth Avenue Northeast in Crosby Monday. 
Jennifer Stockinger/Brainerd Dispatch
February showers? Temps set a new high in Brainerd
February 21, 2017 - 10:18am
September 5, 2016
Thunder rolls through lakes area, adds to rainfall
September 5, 2016 - 7:11pm
March 4, 2016
A fast moving clipper system will bring light to moderate snowfall to the northland today and tonight. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are expected, mainly along a line from near Grand Rapids through the Twin ports and on to Park Falls Wisconsin. A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for a portion of the area. Graphic from National Weather Service Duluth
Rumble of thunder in the forecast along with spring warmth
March 4, 2016 - 10:09am
July 14, 2015
The former drive-in theater movie screen along Highway 371 north of Brainerd is in tatters following Sunday night’s thunderstorm. Owner Babe Winkleman said he does not have plans to rebuild it. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Reporter's Notebook: News and notes from Sunday's storms
July 14, 2015 - 11:13am
July 13, 2015
Our Opinion: Weathering the storm
July 13, 2015 - 6:05pm
May 4, 2015
Power outage affects Brainerd Sunday
May 4, 2015 - 9:14am
September 5, 2014
Ron Finger surveys damage to the huge white pine in his yard Thursday after severe storms moved through Baxter and took a major branch off the tree on Memorywood Drive. The area suffered many downed limbs and trees due to the storm.
After the storm
September 5, 2014 - 7:31am
September 4, 2014
Jennifer Stockinger/One of the lumber sheds at Manion Lumber and Truss in Pillager was destroyed Thursday by the severe thunderstorm. More photos in our KLICK! Photo Gallery: button
Storm knocks power out, downs trees in lakes area
September 4, 2014 - 4:58pm