Brainerd Minnesota Lakes area is a regional shopping, industrial, and tourism center. There are many nearby resorts that take advantage of the many nearby lakes including Gull Lake. The Mississippi River flows right through Brainerd with five road/highway bridges and one railroad bridge crossing it. There is also the Paul Bunyan Trail, a bowling alley in Brainerd, Movie theater in Baxter, Amusement Parks in area. Brainerd is also home to one of the Central Lakes College campuses. More in General Info and Business Directory.
shown on a crab apple tree in Brainerd mn
Brainerd fire department did a training exercise putting out a gas fire at a parking lot near east river road in freezing temperatures. Dec 20 2018
S 6th st/business 371 in Brainerd reopened
any candidates in the video is not meant as an endorsement.
excelsior dr has mostly reopened in Baxter
college rd reopened in Baxter
Video clips from July 2018
Barnstormer bi plane airplanes, first "Ski loons" water show for 2018, road and railroad construction, deer, lightning, bees.
On Friday June 22 2018 there was a fire at North Star Apartments.
Alarms sounded on most floors.
Smoke could be seen coming out the window.
many residents evacuated.
Was told by other residents that it was started by an unattended candle next to boxes.
Brainerd Fire Department, Brainerd Police, Crow Wing County Sheriff department, and North ambulance responded. E river rd was temporarily closed.
Fire was contained to the apartment however smoke and water went to other apartments.
There is substantial water damage from sprinkler.