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Brainerd Area And North Could See Up To A Foot Of Snow This Weekend

Sick of the snow yet? Well… we may see another round. A Winter Storm Watch is in effect from 9AM Saturday until 6AM Monday for a good portion of Minnesota. According the National Weather Service, for Northeast Minnesota, including Crow Wing, Cass and Aitkin counties: ” Snow should start during the early morning hours on Saturday but change over to …

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Oven Explosion Reported At Pequot Lakes Eatery

One person was reportedly injured after an oven explosion Thursday afternoon, Dec. 26, at Tasty Pizza North in Pequot Lakes. Apparently there was work being done on the oven when the explosion occurred. Pequot Lakes Fire Chief Tom Nelson said firefighters responded to check for gas leaks, and air care couldn’t fly because of overcast weather. One person was taken …

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Watch This Woman Seamlessly Nail 21 Accents In One Take

I’m so jealous. A woman named Amy Walker does accents from all over the world.  She’s so good that when she opened with a British accent claiming to have been born in London, I believed her. And then she whipped through Irish, Scottish, Italian, German, Czech, Russian, French, Australian, New Zealand, Texan, Californian, Northwest, Toronto, Brooklyn, Deep Southern, and a …

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Near State Record Brown Trout Caught And Released On Gull Lake

Well this is something you don’t hear about everyday. A 30-inch brown trout was pulled out of Gull Lake near Nisswa Dec. 22 by Sawyer Goerges of Breezy Point while walleye fishing after sun down. Fellow angler Brady Roy was nearby, and was able to see the action. “We were fishing for walleyes in 25 feet,” Roy said. “It was …

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A 1936 Newsreel About The “New” Dial Telephone

This might help explain why your grandparents can’t figure out how to use that gosh darn smart phone.  Back in 1936 they needed an AT&T newsreel to tell them how to operate the “new” dial telephone. It features a young girl doing the demonstration as an announcer walks you through it.  He explains in great detail how to recognize a …

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The Game Is Not Over ‘Til It’s Over

In December of 2013 the Vikes were involved in what’s been termed the craziest 2 minutes in NFL history in their game with Baltimore.  See if you remember this one. If coach Frazier, Tony Gerhart, Cordarrelle Patterson, and Matt Cassel are part of your Viking’s lexicon… you’ll love this flashback that gave us all heart attacks.  As we gear up …

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