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Destination Downtown Launch Party set June 20
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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
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April 9, 2019
'Potentially historic' storm to deliver blizzard and strong winds in Plains and Midwest
A major storm is on the way for nation's midsection Wednesday and Thursday. Depending on location, it will generate blinding snow, heavy rain,...
April 9, 2019 - 3:54pm
January 2, 2019
Snowfall breaks December record
Between Thursday and Friday, Dec. 27 - 28, the Brainerd Lakes area received the greatest recorded snowfall for the month of December during a...
January 2, 2019 - 4:00am
December 26, 2018
Winter arrives with major snowstorm: Weather service ups expected snow total for parts of state
Winter officially began last week and it is about to look like it.
December 26, 2018 - 7:59pm
October 19, 2018
Duluth estimates $18.4 million in storm damage along Lake Superior
DULUTH, Minn.—Last week's storm caused $18.4 million in damage along Lake Superior, according to Duluth city officials. Now the city is...
October 19, 2018 - 7:38pm
October 11, 2018
Lost canoe mysteriously resurfaces in Duluth during storm
DULUTH — Sometime a couple years ago, Paul Kellner and his family noticed they'd lost a canoe to either thieves or Lake Superior. Sometime...
October 11, 2018 - 6:55pm
July 20, 2018
UPDATED: 17 people killed when duck boat sinks during storm in Missouri, police say
A storm caused a small boat in Missouri to sink killing 17 people, some of them children..
July 20, 2018 - 8:11pm
July 15, 2018
A storm was ruining this beach wedding. Then a total stranger made the bride an offer.
Dulce Gonzalez was sure her beach wedding was ruined. Heavy storm clouds crept in to spoil the once-sunny day just before the ceremony was set...
July 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
July 10, 2018
Area averts damage as storm calmer than expected
It was a storm that appeared as if it would pack a punch in the Brainerd lakes area, but didn't. Sgt. Brad Rittgers of the Cass County Sheriff's...
July 10, 2018 - 4:00am
June 17, 2018
Reports of up to 3 inches of rain in lakes area: Dry weather coming this week
It was a wet and stormy weekend in the Brainerd lakes area, but residents can likely put their umbrellas away as the rest of the week is anticipated...
June 17, 2018 - 8:10pm
November 6, 2017
Cold start; Climatologists waiting to see if La Nina conditions materialize
GRAND FORKS — The northern Plains are no stranger to fall snowflakes, but these past few weeks have delivered a heavy opening salvo that...
November 6, 2017 - 10:01pm
November 1, 2017
Duluth to seek state aid for Lake Superior storm damage
DULUTH, Minn.—After extensive assessment, Duluth city staff members have determined damage from Friday's storm caused enough damage to...
November 1, 2017 - 8:53pm
September 28, 2017
Five confirmed tornadoes ripped across west central Minnesota last week
WILLMAR, Minn. — The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has confirmed that a series of five tornadoes swept across west-central Minnesota...
September 28, 2017 - 10:31pm
September 22, 2017
Double trouble: Autumn storms bring heavy rains and winds
Autumn rolled in with a bang early Friday as a severe thunderstorm swept across the Brainerd lakes area. It was the second severe thunderstorm...
September 22, 2017 - 9:41pm
August 19, 2017
Friday storm brings hail, fog
A strong storm blew in Friday with heavy rain, fog and hail in parts of the lakes area. In Brainerd, heavy rain added to a sodden few days. The...
August 19, 2017 - 5:00am
July 21, 2017
Reflections on the storm, one year later
DULUTH — Duluth Mayor Emily Larson had been on the job for just over six months when the storm hit. On July 21, 2016, she was on vacation...
July 21, 2017 - 8:03pm