Allina Hospitals and Clinics and Crosby-based Cuyuna Regional Medical Center Tuesday announced a joint land purchase off Isle Drive in Baxter.
The land is off Highway 371 on Isle Drive, south of the Mid-Minnesota Federal Credit Union building.
Snowmaggedon is coming.
"This is going to happen," said Amanda Graning, National Weather Service meteorologist in Duluth. "This is a big one. We are going to make up our winter here."
Winter storms have slipped past the Brainerd lakes area.
Mason Overbey is used to having a couple of burns on his hands.
It's an occupational hazard.
The owner of Friendly Fire, a speciality store with hand-blown glass, Overbey is often working with 2,000-degree temperatures.
Brainerd City Council members went home with a little homework Tuesday night.
A chief topic was whether cities outside of the state's metro area may be negatively affected by certain legislative proposals.