Just minutes away from the hubbub of the twin cities of Brainerd and Baxter is the Northland Arboretum. It’s almost a shock to find yourself so close to the fully built-out stretch of Highway 371 that goes through Baxter and just down the street from Fleet Farm, and yet you’re in a peaceful, calm nature preserve.
At least three workers were injured Friday in a construction accident at a northern Minnesota church.
Crews responded to a church in Nisswa after a collapse occurred while workers were constructing an addition. Authorities said the collapse happened at the Timberwood Church on Highway 371 at about 7:15 a.m. Friday.
A 26-year-old Iowa man was killed Friday morning after a rollover crash near Nisswa, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Police are investigating after a bicyclist was hit and killed in Baxter Tuesday night, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
The Minnesota State Patrol has identified two people killed in a broadside crash in Cass County on Monday.
One person was killed and another was listed in critical condition after one car broadsided another vehicle in Cass County Monday afternoon.
A 47-year-old man was killed Saturday morning when his car hit a tree in Cass County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.