Elephants and clowns, oh my.
That is one thing a person may say when they walk into Carol and Don Hanson's house in south Brainerd. The Hansons have plenty of elephants and clowns that they've collected over the past few decades.
Two farm equipment sheds burned to the ground and fire threatened two other structures Tuesday when Brainerd firefighters arrived on the scene at a property where no one currently lives on Nokay Hall Road, east of Brainerd.
An arrest warrant has been issued for the arrest of a 28-year-old Brainerd man who led authorities on a high-speed chase June 1 that resulted in the suspect’s and the officer’s vehicle getting stuck in the railroad tracks before the suspect fled the area.
Brainerd police on Monday identified the...
Charges are pending in Crow Wing District Court against a male suspect who led law enforcement authorities on a high-speed chase Friday night — resulting in the suspect’s and the officer’s vehicles getting stuck in the railroad tracks — and the suspect getting away....
No rain fell Wednesday on Don Adamson Field at Brainerd High School (BHS) but there was a rainbow nonetheless, with more than 500 kindergartners dressed in colorful T-shirts for the annual Kinderfriend Day.
Brainerd hit a record for the amount of rainfall in the month of May.
The National Weather Service in Duluth (NWS) reported Brainerd's rainfall in May is 8.66 inches. Normal rainfall for May for Brainerd is 3.14 inches.
So how much rain did the Brainerd lakes area get over the holiday weekend?
Enough to where the National Weather Service in Duluth (NWS) has placed the counties of Morrison, Crow Wing and Aitkin in a flood warning.