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fall color

October 4, 2018
Trees, especially maples, show off their fall colors Wednesday, Oct. 3, near Rock Lake in Pillsbury State Forest. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Fall color coming along nicely
October 4, 2018 - 4:00pm
September 28, 2018
Berries ripen Wednesday, Sept. 27,  in Brainerd as fall gets underway. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Fall berries
September 28, 2018 - 3:00pm
September 25, 2018
It's time to chase fall color across state
September 25, 2018 - 6:00am
September 11, 2018
Explore Minnesota releases year's first fall color map
September 11, 2018 - 9:30pm
With a hint of fall leaf color in the background, Central Lakes College student Akhsa Malinskaya rides her bike Monday, Sept. 10, on the Buffalo Hills Trail. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
A touch of fall color
September 11, 2018 - 9:00am
September 3, 2017
Maple leaves show off their fall colors from the shore of Mollie Lake Friday near Merrifield. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery
Fall color near Merrifield
September 3, 2017 - 4:00am
August 28, 2017
The Chippewa National Forest invites visitors and area communities to "Fall Head Over Heels for the Chippewa National Forest," a new fall color campaign.
Fall color watch begins with new campaign
August 28, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 15, 2016
Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch Fall color becomes evident on a maple tree Wednesday on Round Lake near Nisswa.
Fall Color
September 15, 2016 - 10:30pm
September 14, 2016
Photographer Rachel Cain calls this piece, "Lone Barn True." Cain’s work will be displayed at the Ripple River Gallery beginning Sept. 24. 
Annual celebration of art, fun and fall color planned
September 14, 2016 - 8:40pm
November 3, 2015
Oak leaves glow red as the sun sets Tuesday at French Rapids outside Brainerd. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Fall Foliage
November 3, 2015 - 9:08pm
September 29, 2014
Oak leaves provide red fall color at the Northland Arboretum in Baxter. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Fall Oak Leaves
September 29, 2014 - 5:12pm