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State College, PA - AccuWeather.com reports the storm recently responsible for heavy rain in the Northwest will take aim at the northern Plains and Upper Midwest, bringing not only the first snowfall of the season, but also the potential for a major storm. Dry, tranquil weather over the Central stat...

Tue, 10/01/2013 - 10:57am

During the next seven or eight weeks, waves of fall color will roll across Minnesota’s forests and prairies, and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Parks and Trails Division encourages families to get out and enjoy them. The statewide fall color report at ...

Mon, 09/09/2013 - 1:40pm

ONE HOME IN CASS COUNTY SUSTAINS DAMAGE FROM FALLING TREES Thursday's EF1 tornado in Cass and Aitkin counties was the first in recorded in either county since a June 17, 2010, outbreak. The tornado, with winds of 86 to 110 mph, had a 12.

Fri, 08/30/2013 - 10:04pm

A strong storm brought out tornado and severe thunderstorm warnings in Cass and Aitkin counties Thursday night. There was an unconfirmed report of a tornado in the Hill City, Quadna area in Aitkin County.

Thu, 08/29/2013 - 8:45pm

Brainerd tied a record high temperature earlier this week and came close on others during a string of hot days. The lakes area tied a record high of 94 degrees on Tuesday. The lakes area hit a heat index of 105 on Monday afternoon.

Wed, 08/28/2013 - 10:14pm

State College, PA - AccuWeather.com reports as summer comes to a close and fall weather ushers in the changing of leaves, this year's most vibrant display of foliage will occur across the mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, surrounding regions may be hindered by flooding rain and unseasonable temperatures. "Mo...

Tue, 08/27/2013 - 1:25pm

An unusual heat wave bringing mid-90 degree temperatures throughout the Brainerd lakes area won't end any time soon.

Mon, 08/26/2013 - 9:11pm

A strong and very warm high pressure system will settle across the Brainerd lakes region Tuesday, with the potential to set new record highs. The National Weather Service in Duluth issued a heat advisory in effect from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Mon, 08/19/2013 - 11:02pm

A strong and very warm high pressure system will settle across the region on Tuesday. It will bring record or near record heat to the northland Tuesday into Tuesday evening. High temperatures will soar into the 90s across the entire region. With heat index values topping out in the 95 to 105 degree ...

Mon, 08/19/2013 - 4:07pm

AccuWeather.com reports stargazers are in for a show this weekend as the Perseid meteor shower will once again illuminate the night sky. Though the display commenced in mid-July, the peak will be visible Sunday night into Monday morning. Perseid meteors are particles from the debris trail on the com...

Fri, 08/09/2013 - 9:55am