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February 20, 2018
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Cold weather car safety
February 20, 2018 - 7:45am
February 19, 2018
Snowfall accumulation misses mark in Brainerd lakes area
February 19, 2018 - 6:00am
February 18, 2018
After helping construct a snow shelter, fifth-grader Gianna Figueroa of Hibbing keeps watch on a fishing tip-up during a Cherry School outing on Long Lake near Cherry on Feb. 9. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Taking the classroom to the lake
February 18, 2018 - 11:25am
February 8, 2018
Postal service urges customers to clear ice and snow
February 8, 2018 - 3:30pm
January 30, 2018
Martha Schouweiler waves to the crowd as she starts the John Beargrease mid-distance race on Sunday, Jan. 28. On Monday, she won the race for the fourth straight year. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Schouweiler claims fourth Beargrease mid-distance win
January 30, 2018 - 5:31am
January 28, 2018
Jaydie-Ann Cooper, of Montego Bay, Jamaica, came to Breezy Point Resort for a year-long internship last March as a part of her bachelor’s degree in hospitality. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Lake Country Faces: Jamaican student embraces Minnesota winter
January 28, 2018 - 5:00am
January 14, 2018
Shoppers return to their cars from Northport Hornbachers through clouds of exhaust from idling cars Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Push to curb vehicle idling gains little steam in frigid ND, Minnesota
January 14, 2018 - 2:45pm
With temperature hovering near zero, the underground springs that feed Whiskey Creek keep the stream open Friday despite the plunging night temperatures. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Winter Sun
January 14, 2018 - 9:00am
January 9, 2018
Our excellent team of bus drivers will always put a safe bus ride ahead of an on-time bus ride. Parents always have the right to keep children at home if they feel it is not safe to send them out. As a general rule, we will run school if we can get buses started and transport students safely. PineandLakes.com Illustration
Patriot Perspective: Winter weather decisions explained
January 9, 2018 - 3:00am
January 4, 2018
Pine River Family Market employee Anthony Mitchell helps Barb Gravett transport her groceries to her car during a frigid Tuesday morning, Jan. 2.  Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Feeling frosty: Winter brings record lows to lakes area
January 4, 2018 - 4:00am
December 31, 2017
Postal customers who receive door mail delivery should ensure their sidewalks, steps and access ways are kept safely clear of snow and ice, a news release from USPS stated. Customers receiving rural, curbside or centralized mailbox delivery should also pay special attention to having a safe and clear pathway to their mailbox. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
USPS to customers: Please keep ice and snow off your sidewalks
December 31, 2017 - 5:00am
December 17, 2017
Fat-bike riders compete in the 2017 Norpine Fat Bike Classic race last January on the Norpine ski trails  near Lutsen. The Norpine Trail Association will allow fat-biking on a segment of its trails this winter on a trial basis. Rod Haase Photography photo
North Shore ski trail will allow fat-biking on trial basis
December 17, 2017 - 6:35am
December 10, 2017
The process of a lake icing over is not always a continuous one. Ice begins to form, but may recede or break up with warming temperatures, a strong wind or both. Subtle currents, underwater springs, a trickle of stream in-flow, even a beaver's underwater highway from its lodge to the shore, can affect ice thickness.  PineandLakes.com Illustration
Inside the Outdoors: First ice is a timeless temptation
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
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