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January 23, 2019
Sawtooth ice drips with cold water Tuesday, Jan. 22, on Little Buffalo Creek in Brainerd. After two mild days with temperatures in the upper teens, frigid air is expected Thursday and Friday. Thursday's daytime high may reach 6 below. The overnight temperature may fall to 26 below, with wind chill values of 25 to 35 below zero. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Winter's icy grip
January 23, 2019 - 3:00am
January 8, 2019
Cori Przybilla with Collins Brothers Towing winches a motorist out of the south ditch on the Wise Road Monday, Jan. 7, after central Minnesota was coated in a thick sheet of ice overnight. Temperatures rose during the day, melting ice and improving travel conditions. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Icy and dicey: Slippery roads cause school closures, fender benders
January 8, 2019 - 3:00am
January 7, 2019
No travel advised because of icy roads; schools closed
January 7, 2019 - 9:12am
January 2, 2019
Snowmobilers drive across Cross Lake Thursday, Dec. 27. Erin Bormett / Echo Journal
Snowfall breaks December record
January 2, 2019 - 4:00am
January 1, 2019
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Inside the Outdoors: Safe ice is anything but a sure thing
January 1, 2019 - 6:00am
December 31, 2018
Cedar Scott-Lumbar shakes a snow covered pine branch Saturday, Dec. 30, during the Brainerd Nordic Ski Invitational at the Northland Arboretum. A snow storm during Christmas week blanketed the area with 8-10 inches of snow. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory which includes a possible 6 inches of snow to herald the new year. ­Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
National Weather Service: Plummeting temps, heavy snowfall for New Year's
December 31, 2018 - 3:00am
December 2, 2018
Tracks left by fishermen walking onto Superior Bay from Park Point end at open water on Saturday afternoon. Earlier in the day emergency responders rescued 35 fisherman from the ice after it broke away from Park Point. (Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service)
35 fishermen rescued from ice on Superior Bay
December 2, 2018 - 11:30am
December 1, 2018
The Last Windrow: Tip for first-time anglers: Beware of 'ice quakes'
December 1, 2018 - 10:00am
November 29, 2018
On thin ice
November 29, 2018 - 10:00am
November 24, 2018
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Inside the Outdoors: Sooner or later, ice wins out
November 24, 2018 - 6:00am
November 21, 2018
Bob Fromm uses a sled Tuesday, Nov. 20, to haul the contents of his spearing house off the Gull River. According to the DNR, anglers should wait until 4 inches of new ice has formed to walk and fish on the ice. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Sheriff's advice: Stay off the ice - Temps not yet cold enough for foot, vehicle traffic
November 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
October 16, 2018
Dodge attempts to pass Mercury, crashes on Highway 18
October 16, 2018 - 7:00am
August 23, 2018
One teaspoon of road salt permanently pollutes five gallons of water, according to Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District Manager Melissa Barrick. Submitted photo
Class to cover winter salt use best practices
August 23, 2018 - 9:23am
August 17, 2018
Cloquet businessman to fight deportation
August 17, 2018 - 7:45pm
May 1, 2018
"Just because you can access a lake doesn't mean it's safe to do so," stated Rodmen Smith, director of the DNR Enforcement Division, in a news release."Ice this time of year is dangerously deceptive and can change markedly in a matter of minutes& - and within just a few feet."
DNR urges extreme caution on late-season ice
May 1, 2018 - 3:00am
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