Rural Pillager resident Wade Haapajoki was not a happy camper when he got home Wednesday.
Haapajoki said when he arrived home the power was out and the big appliances were not working even after power was restored.
It's not a bad idea to pack a rain coats this Memorial Day weekend
Rain started Wednesday in the Brainerd lakes area and it looks like residents and tourists are in for even more rain in the days to come.
When Cathy Nault was a little girl she loved to play school and she has continued to "play school" for the past 40 years.
Nault has been an educator since 1971 - with the last 26 years as the Riverside Elementary School principal in Brainerd.
PINE RIVER - Grab your cowboy boots and hats and get ready for some good old-fashioned, yet competitive - bull riding, barrel racing and steer wrestling to name a few of the traditional rodeo events - to be held right here this weekend in Brainerd.
BAXTER - The 24-year-old woman - who was arrested in connection with the burglary and property damage that occurred at Heartland Animal Rescue Team (HART) in Baxter - was charged Thursday with third-degree burglary in Crow Wing County District Court.
BAXTER - A 24-year-old Brainerd woman was arrested Tuesday in connection with the burglary and property damage that occurred at Heartland Animal Rescue Team (HART), Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted said.