Weather Forecast

Looking more like football fans, baseball fans braved the wind and 39-degree tem

Did you have a nice spring and summer?


Winter, or at least the weather one associates with it, just won’t go away. 

The chance for snow returns late Friday to the Brainerd lakes area, with the National Weather Service in Duluth offering a 70 percent chance of light snow accumulations. 

Dean Melde, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Duluth, said Thursday afternoon that light accumulation could top out at 2 to 4 inches by Saturday morning. 

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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