Expected Extreme Temperatures Could Be Life Threatening

Bundle up, Minnesota, because tomorrow is the start of the extreme cold weather system that is expected to bring dangerously low temperatures to the Midwest. With...

5.2 Pound Northern Pike Wins Brainerd Ice Fishing Extravaganza

Not even the near zero temperatures could keep anglers off the ice for this year’s Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza. Nearly 9,000 people were on the frozen Gull...

Updated (9:30 p.m.) School Closures

Closing on Tuesday (January 29)  Bagley Bemidji Blackduck Clearbrook-Gonvick Fosston Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Trek North Schoolcraft Learning Community St. Philip’s...

Brainerd High School Seniors Receive Triple “A” Award

Two Brainerd High School Seniors have been chosen for a prestigious award that recognizes students who excel in academics, sports, and the arts. Taya Person and Renzen...

Brainerd Public Library Offers New Light Therapy Boxes

Estimates show that one in ten Minnesotans are affected by seasonal affective disorder, or “SAD.” The Brainerd Public Library has recently installed three new light...

Minnesota Governor Leaves School Closures To Local Officials

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz won’t close schools statewide despite the extremely cold temperatures forecast for Tuesday through Thursday. The...

Area Schools And Organizations Close Due To Frigid Temperatures

Area schools and organizations have announced that they will be closed in the coming days due to the forecasted frigid temperatures. Brainerd Public Schools will be...

Over 8,000 Attend Annual Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza

Over 8,000 people attended this year’s Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Saturday, January 26. According to a release, preliminary estimates indicate...

Train Strikes Vehicle North Of Little Falls, Nobody Injured

A train traveling south in Green Prairie Township struck a vehicle last night at approximately 6:06 p.m., but fortunately, the driver was able to exit his vehicle before...