Sheriff: Bicyclist Discovers Baby Alligator Near BrainerdA bicyclist came across a truly rare sight for Minnesota over the weekend: an alligator walking on the path.
Goin' To The Lake: Brainerd Lakes Area (Day 1)The Brainerd Lakes Area has no shortage of things to do, and our WCCO team is excited to plunge into all the area has to offer, especially since this is a holiday weekend!
Sheriff: $150K Worth Of Marijuana Wax Seized In BrainerdAbout $150,000 worth of marijuana wax was seized in a raid in Brainerd.
Sunday Severe Storms Hit Brainerd Area HardSevere weather rolled across northern Minnesota Sunday night, and areas around Brainerd appear to be the hardest hit.
Police: Brainerd Man In Custody After Stabbing At BarA Brainerd man is in custody after he reportedly stabbed another man at a bar Friday night, according to the Brainerd Police Department.
State Patrol: Man On Motorized Bicycle Struck By Car, Seriously InjuredA 40-year-old Brainerd man is in the hospital with serious injuries after he was struck by a car while riding a motorized bicycle, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Body Found In Lake Believed To Be Missing Brainerd ManPolice believe the body recovered from a Brainerd lake Saturday morning is that of a missing vulnerable adult.
Brainerd Police Looking For Missing Vulnerable AdultBrainerd Police are seeking the public's help in locating a vulnerable adult, missing since Wednesday night.
Best Bodies Of Water To Visit In MinnesotaMinnesotans enjoy spending time lakeside during all seasons of the year and have built up vacation resorts around some of the larger and more popular lakes. Here are just a few of the most popular and fantastic bodies of water to visit.
Two People Rescued From Lake After Losing Control Of BoatTwo people were rescued from a Brainerd lake on Friday night after they lost control of their boat and went overboard.
Paralyzed Brainerd Man Files Lawsuit Against AirmaxxA Brainerd family wants to warn others after a day of fun led to a life-changing accident.
State Patrol: 2 Dead, 1 Seriously Injured In Cass Co. CrashTwo drivers are dead and an 81-year-old passenger is seriously injured after a head-on crash Friday afternoon in Cass County. The Minnesota State Patrol says a Chevrolet Cobalt crossed the centerline on westbound Highway 210 near 25th Avenue Southwest at about 12:22 p.m.
Brainerd $150K Ice Fishing Extravanganza DelayedOrganizers of the annual Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza are postponing the contest for two weeks because of inconsistent ice conditions. Contest officials and the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office said Friday the charitable ice-fishing contest on Gull Lake is being delayed until Feb. 6 for safety reasons. The event had been scheduled for Jan. 23.
4 Ojibwe Treaty Rights Protesters ChargedAuthorities have charged four Ojibwe Indians with fishing and wild rice violations stemming from a protest last summer to assert treaty rights they claim they still hold.
Sheriff: 47-Year-Old Brainerd Man Killed In Crow Wing County CrashThe Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal crash in the city of Merrifield, Minnesota Wednesday afternoon.