From frozen lakes to record heat and fire, spring is taking it on the chin this year.
But a bonus may be setting in, or in this case at least tying a weather record. Brainerd hit 91 degrees Tuesday, tying the high-temperature record set in 1932.
Crow Wing County commissioners voted Tuesday to enter agreements with the state Department of Corrections to fund the Work Release Program through June 30, 2014, and to supervise the Sentencing to Service (STS) program through June 30, 2015, with a contract not to exceed $116,312. O...
This time next year, the governor's fishing opener will be back in the Brainerd lakes area's backyard.
On May 8-11, 2014, the Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener event will be on Gull Lake with Grand View Lodge serving as host.
A positive sign arrived with the latest foreclosure numbers.
Kathy Ludenia, Crow Wing County recorder, said foreclosures to date are down nearly 50 percent compared to the number of foreclosures recorded two years ago.