Weather Forecast


Brainerd Public Utilities

June 12, 2019
Stormy skies appear over Jenkins the evening of Tuesday, June 11. Denton Newman Jr/ Brainerd Dispatch
Lightning strikes, causes power outage in northeast Brainerd
June 12, 2019 - 3:00am
January 29, 2019
Brainerd along with the cities in Aitkin, Crow Wing and Cass counties are in a wind chill warning and a wind chill watch through Thursday morning, according to the National Weather Service in Duluth. The coldest air temperature Brainerd residents are expected to see this week comes Wednesday night at 38 degrees below zero. Photo Illustration.
Seriously, just stay inside: Coldest weather in more than 20 years on its way
January 29, 2019 - 3:00am
December 2, 2018
Kelly Eades, an administrative assistant at Brainerd Public Utilities, learns more about mental health in the workplace at the second annual Crow Wing Energized Workplace Wellness conference Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the Crow Wing County Land Services Building in Brainerd. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Well workers work well- Employee health focus of second annual Workplace Wellness Conference
December 2, 2018 - 3:00am
November 25, 2018
LED lights use 75 percent less energy and last 25 times longer than incandescent bulbs. In terms of Christmas trees, LED bulbs average a lifespan 66 times longer than incandescent lighting, yet they cost a tenth of incandescents to operate per 10 mini strings. Brainerd Dispatch / Steve Kohls file photo
Tech Savvy: Christmas lights: Highlights and lowlights in the season of giving
November 25, 2018 - 7:00am
June 23, 2017
Emergency responders work the scene Wednesday afternoon to rescue a Pequot Lakes man who became stuck in the mud at a Baxter residence, when working on disconnecting the water and sanitary sewer for a project.
Jennifer Stockinger/Brainerd Dispatch
Pequot Lakes man stuck in mud, pulled to safety
June 23, 2017 - 12:24pm
July 12, 2016
New trees have been planted where trees were knocked down on the Pine Beach Peninsula last year during the July 12 supercell storm. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
One year later: The silver lining in the supercell
July 12, 2016 - 8:40am
July 16, 2015
Crow Wing Power works to restore power on Knollwood Drive in Baxter Monday. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Power outages create emergency headaches
July 16, 2015 - 10:43am