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January 12, 2019
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The Last Windrow: The view from a winter deer stand
January 12, 2019 - 7:30am
January 11, 2019
Skaters glide around the rink Thursday, Jan. 3, in Nisswa. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Skating at sunset
January 11, 2019 - 6:00am
January 10, 2019
With a later snowfall this season, many businesses were waiting with anticipation to see how they would be affected. For some restaurants close to trails, late December snowstorms caused a significant surge in patronage. Managers are thrilled with recent business. Photo Illustration
Winter weather a boon for business - Snow brings out snowmobilers
January 10, 2019 - 6:00am
January 3, 2019
Carol and Matt Bradley pull their ice fishing equipment onto the ice during heavy snow Thursday, Dec. 28. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Winter weather can't keep locals inside
January 3, 2019 - 8:00am
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Inside the Outdoors: Solstice bonfires bring hopeful light to the winter darkness
January 3, 2019 - 6:00am
January 2, 2019
Snowmobilers drive across Cross Lake Thursday, Dec. 27. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Snowfall breaks December record
January 2, 2019 - 4:00am
Isaiah Jillson runs to his aunt’s fish house from another family fish house Tuesday, Jan. 1, on North Long Lake. With temperatures lingering below zero all day, the modern warm fish house offered comfort on the ice. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  
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New year chill will linger a little longer
January 2, 2019 - 3:00am
January 1, 2019
Fresh snow clings to the trees as Brock Erickson rides his snowmobile in the soft powder on the Paul Bunyan State Trail Monday, Dec. 31, near Merrifield. About 5 inches of fresh snow fell Monday, adding a new layer to the earlier snowfall of more than a foot in the lakes area. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Frightfully frigid: Wind chills blow in with new year
January 1, 2019 - 3:00am
December 27, 2018
Snowmobile association urges caution ahead of snowfall
December 27, 2018 - 9:00am
December 23, 2018
Lts. Jennifer and Scott Ruse are the newest leaders of the Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Salvation Army newbies roll with the punches, tackle challenges
December 23, 2018 - 7:00am
December 13, 2018
Looking Back - Dec. 13, 2018
December 13, 2018 - 3:30am
November 24, 2018
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Inside the Outdoors: Sooner or later, ice wins out
November 24, 2018 - 6:00am
November 23, 2018
Faith is the promise of sunshine on that hilltop to melt that snow, says Jessie Veeder, who adds taith is remembering the marvelous promise of spring. Jessie Veeder / The Forum
Veeder: The promise of spring
November 23, 2018 - 4:28pm
November 18, 2018
Jessie Veeder
Veeder: A song for a new season
November 18, 2018 - 10:00am
November 12, 2018
Nicholas Beierman sits on mom Sarah Beierman's lap as they sled down the hill Sunday, Nov. 11, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Brainerd.  Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery
Cold start to November in lakes area: Snow should melt with higher temps
November 12, 2018 - 5:00am
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