State Patrol: Brainerd Squad Car Heavily Damaged In ChaseA 22-year-old man was hospitalized and later arrested Tuesday night after crashing head-on into a Brainerd squad car during a police chase, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
State Patrol To Unveil Unmarked Cars To Help Against Distracted DrivingThe Minnesota State Patrol is planning to introduce some new tools that will help keep the roads safer. On Monday, the department plans to unveil five new unmarked cars that will just focus on stopping distracted drivers, a particular frustration to state troopers.
Brainerd Police: Needle Found In Candy Revealed As HoaxBrainerd police say the incident of a needle found inside a piece of candy on Halloween has been revealed as a hoax.
Police: Parents In Brainerd Find Needle In CandyBrainerd police are telling parents to check their kids' trick-or-treat candy.
Wander Minnesota: Halloween WeekendHalloween is almost here, and there's plenty going on. Let's take a look at a sampling of Halloween events around the state. Friday night is Haunted High Ropes at the Eagles Bluff Environmental Center near Lanesboro. Go trick-or-treating on the high ropes course—and watch out for ghosts and skeletons along the way.
Officials Seek Help Finding Missing Brainerd WomanOfficials in northern Minnesota are asking the public’s help in finding a missing Brainerd woman.
Finding Minnesota: Fitness Trail At An Old DumpOur state has thousands of miles of outdoor trails for walking, running, biking and cross-country skiing. Now, though, you can also do upper body exercises along a path in Brainerd, in what used to be one of the trashiest parts of town.
Mills Fleet Farm On The Auction BlockOne of Minnesota's best-known hardware, farm supply and sporting goods stores is up for sale. Brainerd-based Mill's Fleet Farm has announced the company’s sale plan is the only path to its future growth.
Kylie’s Kids: Meet KealyStarting high school can be nerve wracking as it is, but imagine starting your freshman year while battling cancer.
Brainerd Mayor James Wallin Dies At 73James Wallin, the longtime mayor of Brainerd who served in city government for nearly four decades, died on Saturday, the city administrator said. Wallin died at his home, according to Brenny Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services. He was 73.
Brainerd’s Mayor James Wallin DiesJames Wallin, the longtime mayor of Brainerd, has died. Sen. Amy Klobuchar released a statement Saturday afternoon about the mayor's passing. "I was saddened to hear of the passing of Brainerd Mayor James Wallin, and my thoughts and prayers are with his wife Minna, the Wallin family, and the entire Brainerd community," Klobuchar said.
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