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Disgruntled employee who killed five in Illinois had felony record that forbade gun ownership
Trump's declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits
Weather Drawing: Tasty treats
Public invited to Make It OK presentation to reduce mental health stigma
Nisswa: P&Z administrator resigns; city starts hiring process
Business Notes for Feb. 17
Good Samaritan Society - Bethany named a high performer by U.S. News & World Report
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
Biz Buzz: Development plan features green design
Boundaries are important when responding to work communication after hours
place a business brief
Area Male Athlete: Up-tempo Pequot perfect for Schommer
Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
COLLEGE HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Beavers get 5-point weekend, move in to 4th in WCHA
Denver goalie Cooley blanks UMD for a second time this season
Bemidji State shuts out NMU, moves into tie for 4th in WCHA
Athlete of the Week
Guest Opinion: Proposed paid and sick leave legislation is wrong for Minnesota
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
Our Opinion: It's past time to put down our cellphones
Wealth Column: Here's what you need to know if your Valentine manages the money
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
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Outdoor Notes for Feb. 17
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
What's Up Outdoors: In search of sturgeon on Lake Winnebago
CWD found in wild deer in Crow Wing County
Retirement on the horizon for Crookston bait shop owners
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
Family of fighters: High school senior and three family members all diagnosed with cancer in four-week period
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Sign on the dotted line: Why millennials are writing contracts for their relationships
Clergy View: Agree to disagree
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
The pain of Frida Kahlo
TV show delves into Kensington Runestone
'Love Letters' performance to benefit Plut Scholarship
Performing Arts - Feb. 14
Legendary Whitesidewalls to perform in Staples
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Fred and Karen Nygaard
Joel Brian Carlson
Charles "Chuck" William Halstead
Janice Carolyn Rardin
Timothy J. McGuire
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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February 16, 2019
Sheriff office names fatal fire victim
MENAHGA—The victim found inside a residence Wednesday, Feb. 13, following a house fire in Menahga was identified as 57-year-old James Conklin...
22 hours 45 min ago
February 15, 2019
Body found in house fire identified as 57-year-old Menahga man
MENAHGA, Minn. — The person found dead in a house fire here on Wednesday, Feb. 13, has been identified as James Conklin, 57, of Menahga, according...
February 15, 2019 - 4:00pm
February 14, 2019
Body found in house fire in Menahga
MENAHGA, Minn. - Emergency first responders discovered a deceased individual in a burning home Wednesday night, Feb. 13, in Menahga.Wadena County...
February 14, 2019 - 11:37am
February 8, 2019
Firefighters respond to 2 calls
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to two calls during the early morning hours Wednesday, Feb. 6. Firefighters provided mutual aid at 4:36...
February 8, 2019 - 11:00am
Skid-steer starts on fire in barn near Sebeka
WADENA—A skid-steer loader parked inside a barn northeast of Sebeka started on fire shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, the Wadena...
February 8, 2019 - 5:00am
February 5, 2019
Calls at 4 businesses and a pole shed fire part of weekend fire response
The Brainerd Fire Department had a busy weekend, responding to seven calls.
February 5, 2019 - 10:00am
February 1, 2019
Brainerd firefighters brave subzero temps to respond to calls
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to several calls since Wednesday, Jan. 30. Firefighters responded 3 p.m. Wednesday to a water flow alarm...
February 1, 2019 - 10:00am
Dog lost in business fire
The Doreen's K9 Cuts and Paw Spa building on the 1500 block of State Highway 371 between Backus and Hackensack was destroyed Wednesday, Jan....
February 1, 2019 - 6:00am
January 31, 2019
Firefighters respond in bitter cold
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to two calls the past two days. Firefighters were called at 9:17 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29, to a carbon monoxide alarm on the 100 block of F Street. Upon investigation, it was determined to be unfounded. At 8:37 a.m. Wednesday there was a fire alarm...
January 31, 2019 - 4:30am
January 30, 2019
Dryer fire prompts firefighter response
The Brainerd Fire Department was called at 9:53 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, to a dryer fire at a residence on the 100 block of H Street. Upon investigation, it was determined there was no fire.
January 30, 2019 - 9:30am
January 29, 2019
Brainerd firefighters respond to multiple calls
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to several calls since Friday, Jan. 25. • Friday: Firefighters responded at 7:08 p.m. to a report of an electrical smell on the 17000 block of Johnson Road. Upon investigation, it was determined to be caused from burned heat tape. • Saturday:...
January 29, 2019 - 10:30am
Cat scratching alerts woman of house fire
PILLAGER—Hearing what sounded like a cat scratching noise alerted a Pillager woman asleep in her bedroom her house was on fire, Pillager...
January 29, 2019 - 5:00am
January 25, 2019
Brainerd firefighters respond to 2 businesses
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a report of a gas smell at 9:03 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, at PetSmart, 13499 Elmwood Drive. Upon investigation, it was determined to be unfounded. Firefighters also were called at 10:52 a.m. Tuesday to the Rodeway Inn, 11617 Andrew St., for...
January 25, 2019 - 12:30pm
January 24, 2019
Fire destroys Motley barn, 15 cows saved
MOTLEY—Fifteen cows were saved from a barn fire Tuesday night north of Motley. Fire crews from Motley and Pillager responded to a barn...
January 24, 2019 - 9:00am
Fire destroys commercial building in rural Backus
BACKUS—Fire destroyed a commercial building Wednesday, Jan. 23, on the 1500 block of Highway 371 Northwest in Powers Township in rural...
January 24, 2019 - 7:00am