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.
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7-18-2017 Smoke from Canada wild fires visible (and can be smelled) in Brained MN
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2-17-2017 fine particles can be seen in Brainerd MN MPCA reading for fine particles was 55 (moderate)
On Tuesday August 22 2017 first responders were at the Mississippi River in Brainerd. Including at Laurel St Bridge. A person and a dog inside an automobile that went into the river was rescued.