Oct 9 2014
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, mini golf courses north of Brainerd and golf courses, Paul Bunyan/This old farm east of Brainerd towards Garrison. Brainerd is also home to one of the Central Lakes College campuses. More in General Info and Business Directory.
Oct 9 2014
In the winter Snow and Ice can make it difficult to drive. Avoid driving, if possible during difficult conditions. If you must drive, Allow extra time to get to your destination. Slow Down. Have snow and ice cleared from your vehicle. Keep your headlights on. Have a survivor kit including water, food, blanket, flashlight, and wear winter clothing including coat, hat, gloves/mittens.
for current conditions go to www.511mn.org
Minnesota Department of Transportation has a web site for Road Conditions:
Full moon setting
First snowfall that stayed on the ground for the season.
Election Day was Tuesday November 4 2014
For more info visit http://www.mnvotes.org or your county election office.
BLAEDC has moved out of the office under the Brainerd Historic Tower and into a new office on the west end of the Tyrol Hills Center in Brainerd.
The new address is
224 West Washington Street
Brainerd MN 56401
There will be a Grand Opening later this year.
info from an email from BLAEDC
water chlorination has now stopped . in September there was a temporary water boil order in the city of Brainerd. The water started to be chlorinated and when all test showed no bacteria the order was lifted.
Take it to the box medication disposal for Crow Wing County now at Brainerd, Nisswa, Crosby and Breezy Point