It must have seemed like destiny.
In the 1970s, Sue and Scott Fisher were in their late teens starting a life together when they first moved into a second-story apartment along Washington Street in northeast Brainerd.
A Little Falls credit union was liquidated and an FBI fraud investigation is ongoing.
Kyle Loven, FBI spokesman in Minneapolis, said the bureau became involved in late January when irregularities were reported at the credit union.
Turning on the tap is no longer a guarantee of water, at least for a growing number of homes and businesses across the state.
As frost levels have reached in excess of 7 feet in places, water pipes are freezing.
After a long wait, the highly anticipated warm-up finally arrived Monday.
So bask in the spring air this week, because the National Weather Service forecast indicates temperatures more typical of a frigid January will be back by the weekend.