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October 17, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Council approves vacating property for school district
The Brainerd City Council voted unanimously to approve a number of property vacations to the Brainerd School District amid concerns the district...
October 17, 2018 - 11:00am
October 5, 2018
Brainerd City Council: Members table street vacation, look into school board conduct
The Brainerd City Council tabled a decision to approve a street vacation request from the Brainerd School District after hearing concerns about...
October 5, 2018 - 10:00am
July 20, 2018
Sinkhole appears in BNSF spur line in south Brainerd
A sinkhole appeared underneath and next to the railroad track east of 11th Street, between Norwood and Laurel streets in south Brainerd. A resident...
July 20, 2018 - 7:00am
July 11, 2018
Man dies after walking in front of train in Brainerd
A 38-year-old Brainerd man was struck and killed by a BNSF Railway train during the early morning hours Wednesday, July 11, near Southeast 13th...
July 11, 2018 - 5:16pm
Person struck, killed by train in Brainerd
A person was struck and killed by a BNSF Railway train during the early morning hours Wednesday, July 11, near Southeast 13th Street in Brainerd,...
July 11, 2018 - 11:53am
July 6, 2018
Highway 71 in Wadena closes week of July 9
WADENA—Motorists who travel Highway 71 through Wadena will encounter delays and a detour as the road is closed between Highway 10 and Colfax...
July 6, 2018 - 8:00am
May 20, 2018
Knollwood to close May 21 for railroad crossing work
Knollwood Drive from Highway 210 to Foley Road will close beginning 9 a.m. Monday, May 21, for rehabilitation of the BNSF Railway crossing. This...
May 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 10, 2018
Firefighters respond to multiple calls, including elevator rescue
The Brainerd Fire Department was called Saturday, April 7, for an elevator rescue, one of a host of calls in Brainerd since the weekend. The...
April 10, 2018 - 9:00am
January 3, 2018
Arctic air anchors frozen freighters to bring Minn. shipping industry to a crawl
DULUTH, Minn.—Bursting with horsepower to spare in what has been a banner season, the Great Lakes shipping industry slowed against its...
January 3, 2018 - 7:54am
July 17, 2017
Two injured near Bemidji in train-pickup crash
BEMIDJI, Minn. —Two people were hurt Sunday afternoon when the pickup truck in which they were riding was hit by a train in Beltrami County,...
July 17, 2017 - 3:56pm
June 9, 2017
All Aboard: BNSF offers special ride to its employees
All aboard for the 2017 BNSF Railway Special. Close to 600 people were afforded the chance Thursday for one of two memorable train rides from...
June 9, 2017 - 5:00am
May 11, 2017
Highway 27 in Little Falls to close for railway repairs
Motorists will encounter a detour and delays on Highway 27/Broadway Avenue in Little Falls while the road closes at the BNSF railroad crossing, just west of the Mississippi River, after 6 a.m. Monday, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said in a news release. The road is scheduled...
May 11, 2017 - 4:30am
April 26, 2017
Comment period opens for passenger rail plan linking Twin Cities to Duluth
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Federal Railroad Administration, in cooperation with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, have released the Tier 2 Project Level Environmental Assessment document on the Northern Lights Express Project, a proposed higher speed...
April 26, 2017 - 3:20am
February 2, 2017
Oil train numbers drop along with oil prices
ST. PAUL — A third as many trains haul North Dakota crude oil across Minnesota as two years ago. Falling oil prices forced a drop in oil...
February 2, 2017 - 5:58pm
December 14, 2016
Anoka County sheriff: 18-year old woman killed by BNSF train slipped in snow
ANOKA - Authorities say an 18-year-old woman trying to get to a commuter rail platform in the northern suburbs apparently slipped in the snow and was fatally struck by a freight train. The Anoka County sheriff’s office on Tuesday identified the victim as Danielle Rogers of Champlin....
December 14, 2016 - 12:30pm