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July 22, 2016
Tree down by Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center, Itasca State Park. MnDNR
After strong winds and storm, state park campgrounds open
14 hours 19 min ago
An injured camper flown out of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness by U.S. Forest Service floatplane after a windstorm last night knocked trees down on Basswood Lake. Attending to the victim were staff from the Ely Area Ambulance Service. This injured party received non-life threatening injuries and was treated at the Ely-Bloomenson Community Hospital. Photo by Hailey Worth, Ely Echo Newspaper
Woman, teen Boy Scout camping with Scout group killed in Boundary Waters storm
22 hours 54 min ago
The Pine Ridge Cemetery board presented council members with a possible plan for saving money, which was drafted by board members, former Mayor James Sabas and others. The plan included negotiating with nearby townships for assistance, since the cemetery is home to the deceased from more than just the city of Pine River. Echo-Journal photo by Denton Newman Jr.
Pine River: Council seeks solution to cemetery operating costs
23 hours 3 min ago
The Minnesota State Fair on Wednesday, July 20, announced its new attractions for 2016. Wikipedia commons
Minnesota State Fair announces new attractions
23 hours 31 min ago
Musician Prince performs at the Hop Farm Festival near Paddock Wood, southern England July 3, 2011. REUTERS/Olivia Harris/File Photo
Prince estate's administrator dismisses claims by three
23 hours 45 min ago
Tree down by Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center at Itasca State Park. MnDNR
Itasca received most damage of state parks in northern Minnesota from storms
23 hours 55 min ago
Patriots have assembled admirable track coaching staff
July 22, 2016 - 11:21am
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
July 22, 2016 - 10:53am
July 21, 2016
U. S. Attorney Andrew M. Luger on Wednesday announced the sentencing of Rex Lee Furman, 53, Federal Dam, to life in prison for preying on children both online and in-person. Illustration
Serial child rapist sentenced to life in prison
July 21, 2016 - 8:37pm
A car shows damage where a tree landed on it Thursday during a severe storm at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers campgrounds in Crosslake. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video)play button
'Just like gasoline': Heat fuels severe thunderstorms
July 21, 2016 - 8:17pm
Two dead in Boundary Waters in wake of storm
July 21, 2016 - 12:55pm
Three airplanes were flipped over at the Bemidji Regional Airport during Thursday mornings severe weather. All three planes were owned by Bemidji Aviation. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Planes in Bemidji flipped over by storm winds
July 21, 2016 - 12:54pm
This power pole in the city of Backus was snapped off halfway up when a large spruce tree was uprooted by the wet soil and high winds. Newman Jr.
UPDATED: Widespread power outages as severe storm cuts through northern Minnesota
July 21, 2016 - 12:01pm
Storms leave thousands without power
July 21, 2016 - 9:42am
July 20, 2016 Illustration
Broadside crash sends woman to hospital
July 20, 2016 - 9:11pm