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July 13, 2018
Water flows through a driveway in Aitkin County after rain fell overnight Thursday. Aitkin County Sheriff Scott Turner said one resident reported up to 10 inches of rain. Submitted Photo / Aitkin County Sheriff's Office
When it rains, it pours: Unofficial reports shows up to 10 inches in Aitkin County
July 13, 2018 - 5:00am
Crow Wing County Road 105 reopens after repairs
July 13, 2018 - 4:30am
The design presented at the Monday, July 9, city council meeting shows the city's iconic bobber water tower and directs motorists to take the next exit and turn to get downtown to "EAT | SHOP | STAY -| ENJOY!" Donations the Pequot Lakes Chamber is seeking from businesses will fund the lighting and landscaping installation, and the city will waive all land-use permit fees.
Pequot Lakes: City to fund community sign on Highway 371
July 13, 2018 - 4:00am
July 12, 2018
VanBeek's wife Kay confirmed that there was an encounter with a bear, but preferred at this time not to give many more details, saying that the county was releasing information on the incident. In mourning the loss of her husband, she did not want to expand much except to say there were no cubs and he was not mauled. Photo Illustration
Mysterious death follows bear encounter East of Backus
July 12, 2018 - 8:59pm
GreenStep Cities program recognizes Pierz, Crosslake
July 12, 2018 - 5:30pm
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Highway 210 near Staples closes July 23
July 12, 2018 - 4:00pm
The investigation into the incident indicates that on July 6, the man, while attempting to scare a bear away from his yard, was charged by another bear and thrown into the air, landing on the ground. There were no external visible injuries to the victim from the incident. Photo Illustration
Autopsy rules death of area man not caused by bear scare
July 12, 2018 - 11:31am
The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile draws a crowd Sunday, July 8, outside Pequot Lakes’ SuperValu. Photo ops, free hotdogs and a game for kids made for an entertaining Sunday. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Wienermobile draws crowd in Pequot Lakes
July 12, 2018 - 10:00am
The Pit Crew uncovers Sven, the final pot of beans of the the day, Wednesday, July 11, in Pequot Lakes. Sven held a new, spicier recipe this year than the traditional Bean Hole Days recipe. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
80 years of beans from a hole: Pequot Lakes celebrates Bean Hole Days
July 12, 2018 - 9:00am
Eagles 4-H club to hold garage sale in Lake Shore
July 12, 2018 - 8:30am
Woman rear-ends vehicle with her truck, flees and crashes
July 12, 2018 - 7:00am
Crosslake: Council OKs study to evaluate emergency services, city hall facilities
July 12, 2018 - 6:00am
The Crow Wing County Board of Commissioners discusses at its Tuesday, July 10, meeting the treatment of those with mental illness and the state government's role in providing health care. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: County officials peeved about DHS comments
July 12, 2018 - 5:00am
Pequot Lakes: City looking at estimated $3.5 million bond
July 12, 2018 - 4:00am
Debris was scattered throughout the southbound lanes of Highway 371 south of Brainerd following a crash Wednesday, July 11, involving a semitrailer and a passenger car. Jennifer Kraus / Brainerd Dispatch
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Crash involving semitrailer injures 2: Portion of Highway 371 closed while emergency personnel investigate
July 12, 2018 - 3:00am