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Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Warming Up In March
DL man sentenced for threatening cop
Proposed hotel project meets opposition
Camp dedicated to military kids
DL advances to 8AAA basketball section final
Four Laker individuals and three relays advance to 5A swimming finals
Laker girls awarded home court playoff game after season-finale win in Crosby
Huwe to wrestle for state heavyweight title
Bombers advance with win over NCW
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
April 3, 2014
Young men rescued from floating ice chunk in Mississippi River
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Three young men who thought they were taking a walk along the banks of the Mississippi River found themselves trapped on a floating ice chunk late Wednesday afternoon. Brainerd firefighters scaled a steep riverbank to reach them, sending out an inflatable banana...
April 3, 2014 - 10:15am
April 1, 2014
Brainerd man faces attempted murder charge in domestic assault case
BRAINERD, Minn. - A 24-year-old Brainerd man was arrested Friday on suspicion of attempted murder after reportedly choking, striking and holding a victim down, Brainerd Police Chief Corky McQuiston said. Brainerd police were called about 9:45 a.m. to a report of a domestic assault...
news / crime
April 1, 2014 - 8:23am
March 19, 2014
‘Illegal flea market’ slowly being cleared in Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. -- An “illegal flea market” is slowly dwindling in size as owner Chad Ross picks away at the items in the few hours each day he’s released from jail. Ross has been in jail for almost a month because he has refused to pick up the items cluttering up his Pine Street...
March 19, 2014 - 8:49pm
February 18, 2014
Brainerd snowmobiler killed by train is ID'd
BRAINERD, Minn. - A snowmobiler died Sunday after colliding with a train in east Brainerd, the Brainerd Police Department reported. Emergency personnel were called to the crash about 1:35 p.m. at the railroad tracks under the Highway 25 South bridge in east Brainerd. Thirty-year-old...
February 18, 2014 - 10:37am
February 16, 2014
Free skiing for county residents
Next fall, the residents of Becker County will be hitting the slopes here at home. Until then though, Mount Ski Gull near Brainerd is stepping up, supporting the Detroit Mountain Recreation Area project and offering free lift tickets to Becker County residents. On Saturday, Feb....
February 16, 2014 - 3:00pm
February 12, 2014
Train stops moments before it would have hit truck stuck on tracks
BRAINERD, Minn. - It was a close call Wednesday morning when a tractor-trailer got stuck on BNSF railroad tracks in Brainerd with a train approaching. The train, loaded with coal, stopped about 100 feet before it would have reached the truck. No injuries were reported. Brainerd...
February 12, 2014 - 8:45pm
February 4, 2014
Brainerd council president found dead at home
BRAINERD, Minn. - Brainerd’s city council president and former mayor and teacher was found dead in her home Monday night. Soft-spoken and quick to offer an encouraging word to others, Bonnie Cumberland provided an example of strength and endurance as she battled cancer. Her sudden...
February 4, 2014 - 1:29pm
November 2, 2012
Brainerd man gets prison, fine for violating order, going to woman's home
A Brainerd man was sentenced recently Becker County District Court on a felony charge of violating an order for protection. Scott Robert Beckett, 39, of 2813 Blair St., Brainerd, was ordered to serve 26 months in prison and fined $410. He was initially charged in connection with...
news / crime
November 2, 2012 - 2:51pm
November 13, 2011
Fergus Falls man with dementia found after accident near Brainerd
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - An 88-year-old man with dementia who left in a vehicle Friday from here was found today after getting into a car accident near Brainerd. George Alfred Hanson received a minor leg injury and was taken to Essentia Hospital in St. Joseph, according to a press release...
November 13, 2011 - 8:56am
February 6, 2009
Brainerd/Little Falls skates to 10-0 win over Detroit Lakes girls' hockey
DETROIT LAKES - The Detroit Lakes' girls' hockey team saw what a talented team could do with a few mistakes and errors, as they lost a 10-0 blowout...
Detroit Lakes / sports
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am