BAXTER - Watching a crash test dummy being thrown around like a rag doll in a roll-over simulator gave 500 fifth-graders at Forestview Middle School in Baxter a good idea of what could happen if they didn't wear their seat belts.
Nisswa firefighters — with the help of the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) helicopter and Mission Fire — battled a brush fire that threatened to burn a pole barn Thursday at a home on the 8900 block of Garden View Road in Nisswa, said Nisswa Fire Chief Richard Geike.
Geike said the DNR spo...
It was dark and intense and embers were flying everywhere. Those were the words one Brainerd lakes area firefighter used to describe the Green Valley Fire that reportedly burned about 7,100 acres, northwest of Menahga.
RIVERTON - Eighty-six-year-old Riverton resident Jack McAllister was given the perfect name - he is a Jack of all trades.
McAllister is an inventor with more than 15 patents to his name, an engraver, a photographer, a poet and a writer.