Cass Lake man guilty of felonies
A 27-year-old Cass Lake man was found guilty by a Cass County jury of felony-level crimes in a case that originally included attempted murder and assault charges.
This was Brainerd
60 years ago (1950) - A new type of sporting event will be held in Brainerd on November 16, when 10 local businessmen will jockey as many turkeys in a race down Laurel Street. The event will be called Turkey Day, and will be followed by the Civic Association giving away 50 turkeys.
Pizza my heart: Mike said his favorite pizza is the Buffalo Chicken pizza at Pizza Ranch. "It's dripping with grease," he said.
FERGUS FALLS (AP) - Separate hunting accidents in Otter Tail County of western Minnesota have sent two people to hospitals.
Veteran building career in Brainerd
Destiny always has a funny way of working itself out.
Gov. goes out with - and without - a bang
LITTLE FALLS - To say that Gov. Tim Pawlenty wanted nothing more than to bag a deer in his final Governor's Deer Hunting Opener would be a bit off the mark.
The importance of this to Minnesota ... We need to do all we can to keep this tradition moving forward.
Arthur W. Durham
Arthur W. Durham, age 92, resident of Brainerd, died on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at St. Gabriel's Hospital in Little Falls, Minn.
Elizabeth L. Johnson
Elizabeth L. Johnson, 71, of Aitkin died Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby after a courageous battle with cancer.
Pamela Marie Bye
Pamela Marie Bye, 52, of Brainerd died Nov. 5, 2010, 2:45 p.m., at her home with her family by her side after a courageous battle with breast cancer.
RANDALL - Pat Gaffke, age 74, of Randall, died Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010 at the St. Cloud Hospital.
Laverne Booth Jr.
DEERWOOD - Laverne "Jr." Booth, age 52, of Deerwood died on Nov. 1, 2010, at the Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby.
Irene P. Aldahl
BAXTER - Irene P. Aldahl passed away peacefully at her home in Baxter.
A long cold winter ahead for some
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program can literally be a lifesaver for some in this part of the Great White North. But it may not be able to help as many people this year.
Voters grab beers, pop chute
WASHINGTON - The message is loud and clear, if not cogent or consistent. The Category 4 hurricane hit as predicted on Election Day and never let up. It's hard to remember when so many politicians have been blown away at once.
There will be no cap and trade bill ... it's not just endangered, it's extinct.
Warriors repeat as section champs
COLLEGEVILLE - Teams that are special deliver in pressure situations like section championship games.
BHS girls 6th at state
Officially, they placed sixth but the Brainerd Warrior girls team attained a few firsts in the Class 2A state meet Saturday at St. Olaf College in Northfield.
Brainerd High School football fan Gabby Metzger cheered for the Warriors during their 35-12 Section 8-5A Championship win over the Moorhead Spuds on Saturday at St. John's University.
Badgers rally to tie Gophers
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Jordy Murray's goal with less than 3 minutes to play earned the Wisconsin Badgers a 3-3 tie with Minnesota Saturday in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association.
W-DC earns third trip in a row to state
HAWLEY - Class 2A's second-ranked Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines are returning to the state tournament for the third straight season after sweeping Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton in the Section 8-2A championship match Saturday.
Men's college basketball
Class 5A state tournament
S-M's Reichert top area finisher
NORTHFIELD - Staples-Motley's Lisa Reichert finished in 35th place in the Class 1A girls state meet Saturday at St. Olaf College.
Warriors' Stolski takes lead in career wins
COLLEGEVILLE - Whenever this Brainerd Warriors season ends head coach Ron Stolski will enter the offseason with the most wins in Minnesota State High School League football history.
Raiders stung by missed opportunities
COLLEGEVILLE - The last time Greg Medeck and the Central Lakes Raiders suffered an MCAC loss was September 2009 - losing 27-6 to the Rochester Yellowjackets.
State forecast for North Dakota
.Today...Partly to mostly sunny. Highs from the mid 50s northeast to
State forecast for South Dakota
Today...Partly to mostly sunny east. Highs in the 60s to upper 70s.
View from the deer stand
Weather drawing by Riah Stroot of Mrs. Smith's first-grade class at St. Francis School.
State forecast for Minnesota
.Today...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s to mid 60s.
State forecast for Iowa
.Today...Sunny. Highs 60 to 75.
Today...Partly cloudy. Highs 58 to 63. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
State forecast for Wisconsin
today...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s. Tonight...Mostly clear. Lows in the 30s to low 40s.
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