News & Announcements

There’s More Snow Coming On Thursday

After a reported 7 inches of snow dropped on Tuesday in the Brainerd/Baxter area, it looks like there is more coming on Thursday.

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Coats For Kids

Holy COW! The coats are PILING UP at Crystal Cleaners as the 2020 COATS for KIDS drive is nearing it’s final collection date (Monday, October 19).I used the past weekend to “practice what I a preach” and finally dug into my own closets for coats and other winter wear that I could donate to the drive. I found a few …

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Wildfires!

Dry weather and drought across Minnesota have created conditions favorable for wildfires this fall.The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources urges homeowners, woodland owners, farmers and outdoor recreationists to monitor statewide fire danger and current burning restrictions, which can fluctuate quickly this time of year.“Don’t fall for the trap that cooler weather cancels fire danger,” said Casey McCoy, DNR wildfire prevention …

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Expect Delays In Traffic Around Town

According to an official statement from MNDOT we can expect lane closures and delays on Highway 210, 371 in Brainerd/Baxter. Motorists who travel through the Brainerd/Baxter area will encounter roadwork and delays as MnDOT smoothens and repairs segments of road surface Oct. 5-16. Motorists will encounter single-lane closures between sunrise and sunset, Monday through Saturday, on good weather days, as …

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