Grass and wildfire season came early in the Brainerd lakes area as the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) fought five grass fires in the area since Saturday - including a 75-acre wild fire located about six miles east of Hackensack.
The name of the 22-year-old Pine River man who was airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital with serious head injuries after he was assaulted in a Lake Shore parking lot early Sunday morning was released Monday.
Having a loved one in hospice care takes an emotional toll on people and when Baxter resident Sherry Manke's mother was dying it was no different.
Manke's mother, Geraldine "Gerry" Pratt passed away Feb. 18.
Are you sick of letting yourself down again after making a New Year’s resolution to eat healthier and exercise more?
Some people may have joined one of the health clubs in the Brainerd lakes area in hopes that it’d be a good motivator to help get on track. Some may have ventured on their...
Brainerd continues to hold the not-so-coveted reign as having the highest unemployment in the state among large cities.
Brainerd's jobless rate rose from 13.3 percent in December to 14.9 percent in January. The number of unemployed in January was 1,074.
A 67-year-old Bertha man pleaded guilty Monday in federal court in St. Paul to stealing $80,000 from the bank where he was the vice president and branch manager.
According to the federal plea agreement, Kenneth Marlyn Ashbaugh admitted that from Jan.
If you haven't paid your parking tickets while parked in the city of Brainerd - you will.
The city is utilizing the Revenue Recapture Act, legislation the Minnesota Department of Revenue (MDR) enacted in 1980.
The Brainerd High School A Cappella Choir is off to live in paradise for a week.
The choir will leave at 6:30 a.m. Thursday, March 8, for Honolulu and will spend seven days, six nights at the Hyatt Place Hotel and will return home March 15.
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What is a "living wage" for a family of four in the Brainerd Lakes Area?