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With this cold snap during the early ice and late muzzleloader season I hear this a lot: How did we do it years ago? Thirty years ago we sat on a bucket or, if you were lucky, you had a hand made plywood/canvas fishhouse and a Coleman lantern.

Fri, 12/13/2013 - 9:09pm

A 30-year-old Baxter man and a 30-year-old Nisswa man were charged Friday in connection with a meth lab within the city of Brainerd in Crow Wing District Court.

Fri, 04/05/2013 - 1:18pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Moments after Minnesota had lost for the fourth time in five games, 71-45 at No. 18 Ohio State, coach Tubby Smith was asked if he still felt he had an NCAA-caliber team.

Thu, 02/21/2013 - 12:40am

Two Brainerd residents - who allegedly were involved in the Oct. 15 methamphetamine manufacturing lab incident at an apartment complex in Brainerd — turned themselves into law enforcement authorities Monday; and were charged Tuesday on two counts of first-degree of manufacturing methamphetamines in Crow Wing County District Court.

Tue, 11/27/2012 - 10:14pm

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Rodney Williams tied his career high with 21 points, Austin Hollins had 16 and Minnesota beat La Salle 70-61 Wednesday night in the opening round of the NIT.

Wed, 03/14/2012 - 11:01pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Keith Appling and Brandon Wood both scored 13 points to key No. 6 Michigan State's 66-61 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday night, helping the Spartans keep their hold on first place in the Big Ten.

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 11:53pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Fire Marshal's office says many of the smoke detectors were not working in the Mora apartment building where three people died in a fire last week. Investigators say all hard-wired smoke detectors in the four apartments were not working when the fire broke out ...

Tue, 12/13/2011 - 4:40pm

Area events Saturday HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL Perham at Little Falls 1 p.m. (2)   HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL Isle, Upsala, Milaca at Little Falls tournament noon, 2 p.m., 4 p.m. Pine River-Backus at Park Rapids tournament 11 a.m.   BOYS GOLF Mid-Minnesota Conference meet at Pine River 4 p.m.   ...

Fri, 04/15/2011 - 6:27pm