A 13-year-old boy, who was home alone at the time, knew exactly what to do Saturday when he heard the smoke detectors go off at the residence located on the 4000 block of 12th Avenue Southwest in Jenkins.
There are three new faces on Cass County's Most Wanted Top 10 list this year and two of them have been wanted by authorities for more than six months.
New to the Most Wanted list are Bradley Ray Auer, Shawn Bernard Pennington and Frank Andrew Tuttle.
Brainerd High School (BHS) junior Connor Gunsbury - who is one of the youngest in his class at age 16 - has just added one more prestigious academic achievement to his resume.
Gunsbury earned a perfect score of 36 on his ACT test. He took the test Dec.
After digging through Tuesday morning's fresh-fallen snow and ice on Gull Lake, Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl gave the green light for the Brainerd Jaycees' annual $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza.
The extravaganza will be Jan.
Sentencing for a 59-year-old Crosslake man — who pleaded guilty in November to second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon where he allegedly shot a 31-year-old Crosslake man in the leg in June of 2013 — has been rescheduled to Feb. 27.
Brainerd firefighters battled the intense frosty air with two back-to-back calls Monday night when the air temperature was around 18 below zero, with a wind chill factor of 37 below zero, according to the National Weather Service.
The first call came in at 7:02 p.m. of a fire in the wall of a home o...