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Breaking: Entire City Of Brainerd Without Power

According to Brainerd Public utilities, due to a major transmission line that has been cut, the entire city of Brainerd is without power. No word on how this happened. Crews are out working on it at this time to get it restored. We will keep you updated as things develop.   Update: Power has been restored.  

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Forestview Middle School Teacher Submits Resignation After Social Media Comments

On Wednesday night, Forestview Middle School Art Teacher Kara Hall submitted her resignation from teaching within Brainerd Public Schools. According to a press release sent out from Brainerd Public Schools Superintendent Laine Larson, Hall submitted her resignation on June 3rd. Larson recommended to the Board of Education that they accept the resignation at the meeting scheduled for Monday, June 8th. …

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22 Oversize Teddy Bears Riding A Roller Coaster

In case you haven’t seen this:  A video has been making the rounds of 22 oversize teddy bears taking a roller coaster ride. It’s great because the speed of the coaster combined with the twists, turns, and wind makes them move and sway as if they’re having the time of their lives.  It was filmed at a Dutch theme park. …

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Grand Casino Mille Lacs Announces Re-Opening Date

Grand Casino Mille Lacs will reopen on Monday at 9:00 a.m. All workers and guests will be required to wear a mask. Masks will be available for purchase at the casino for $1. Any employee with a temperature over 100 will not be allowed to work and guests with a temp in the triple digits will not be allowed entrance. …

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Led Zeppelin To Stream Celebration Day On YouTube

Led Zeppelin fans can rejoice that the Celebration Day O2 Arena show is going to be available for stream through YouTube this Saturday. This is a 3 day streaming event, so plan your viewing party now!  Get ready to log on to the official Led Zeppelin YouTube channel beginning at 2pm Central Saturday and relive this legendary reunion show. It …

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