Airplane crash in Longville results in minor injuries

Weather Forecast


Don't let your guard down just because you live in a rural area


Rural communities have their own unique crime problems — theft of crops, timber, livestock and expensive farm equipment.

People who vandalize do more than break mailboxes. They can destroy crops and fields as well. Crimes such as burglary, rape, assault and auto theft also happen in our rural areas.

I would ask that you keep an eye out for things that seem unusual as well as follow these helpful tips: 

Check doors and locks

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889