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Sheriff-elect names chief deputy: 'We complement each other'
Police Blotter - Nov. 17, 2018
Nisswa gains viewers' choice for Minnesota's best small town
Crash on Highway 6 injures both drivers
Rear-end Baxter crash injures driver and 12-year-old passenger
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
Girls Basketball: Lane signs to play for Fighting Hawks.
Junior Hockey: Wisconsin sweeps North Stars
Volleyball: PR-B's Wynn all-state. Tigers earn academic honors
Russell Jon "Jack" Anderson
John L. Holder
Card games: Nov. 5-9, 2018
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
Chef's Hat: Don't forget about those tried-and-true recipes
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
Letter to the editor: Thanks, Pequot Lakes, for your votes
As I See It: The fallacy of 'choice'
The Last Windrow: 'The Second Week of Deer Hunting'
Letter to the editor: This is a new dawn
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
August 28, 2018
Teeth-chattering cold, plentiful snow predicted in Upper Midwest this winter
People living in the Upper Midwest, including Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota, can expect teeth-chattering cold and plentiful snow amounts...
August 28, 2018 - 2:22pm
August 20, 2018
Smoky sunsets may give way to rainstorms
Gray, smoky skies are expected to give way to thunder and lightning and some much-needed rain. Canadian wildfire smoke originating from British...
August 20, 2018 - 3:00am
August 17, 2018
Air quality alert again issued for Brainerd area
A haze is once again expected to descend upon the Brainerd lakes area and most of northern Minnesota this upcoming weekend. The Minnesota Pollution...
August 17, 2018 - 2:00am
August 12, 2018
NWS: Air pollution alert ends Sunday evening, incoming cold front forecasted
Blood meridian—an orange hole-punched disk hanging in the sky, it invokes something like a Japanese flag, though its origins are distinctly...
August 12, 2018 - 8:05pm
August 11, 2018
Air quality alert issued through Sunday due to wildfire smoke
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency issued a statewide air quality alert through Sunday, Aug. 12, due to smoke spreading across northern Minnesota...
August 11, 2018 - 3:00am
August 9, 2018
Air quality alert issued into Thursday for northern Cass County
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air quality alert for northwestern and north central Minnesota through 10 a.m. Thursday,...
August 9, 2018 - 12:05am
August 1, 2018
Weather: The highs and lows of August
The month of August marks the dog days of summer, offering a wide range of weather to the upper Great Plains. Here's an interactive look at the...
August 1, 2018 - 7:40am
July 19, 2018
Weather ahead: U.S. warm, Minnesota normal with warmer winter likely
MINOT, N.D. -- Virtually all of the United States, with the exception of Minnesota, North Dakota, and a portion of South Dakota, is expected...
July 19, 2018 - 7:23pm
July 13, 2018
When it rains, it pours: Unofficial reports shows up to 10 inches in Aitkin County
Aitkin County was hit hard by rain during an early morning storm Thursday, July 12, raising concerns for flooding in the area. Rainfall of up...
July 13, 2018 - 5:00am
July 10, 2018
Area averts damage as storm calmer than expected
It was a storm that appeared as if it would pack a punch in the Brainerd lakes area, but didn't. Sgt. Brad Rittgers of the Cass County Sheriff's...
July 10, 2018 - 4:00am
July 9, 2018
June makes Top 10 list for warmth, relief on the way
Last month was the ninth warmest June in the history of the Duluth station of the National Weather Service. The mean high temperature last month...
July 9, 2018 - 4:00am
July 5, 2018
Dayton declares weather emergencies in 36 counties; to visit southwest Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton has declared emergencies in three dozen counties and the Red Lake reservation after a series of storms starting...
July 5, 2018 - 9:47pm
Work to clear debris begins in wake of Bemidji tornado
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Though Thursday brought clear skies and warm, breezy weather, signs of the small tornado that touched down in the middle...
July 5, 2018 - 4:07pm
July 4, 2018
Tornado lowers the boom on Bemidji for Fourth of July
BEMIDJI - Officials confirmed Wednesday evening that a tornado with 90 to 100 mph winds touched down in Bemidji earlier in the day. The EF1 tornado...
July 4, 2018 - 9:44pm
July 3, 2018
Storms in forecast for Fourth
When it comes to Fourth of July celebrations this year, it's boom or bust for the Brainerd lakes area. Throughout Wednesday, July 4, scores of...
July 3, 2018 - 7:40pm