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January 25, 2017
Bill Schultz (left) and Mark Turner with Turner Towing push freshly cut ice chunks away from a Ford Pickup that dropped through the ice on Halvorson Bay on Pelican Lake Monday night. The driver, Ben Olmscheid (standing in red coat), was able to escape with no injuries. The truck was winched out of the channel Tuesday afternoon. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Video and Galleryplay button
Minn. driver learns a lesson: Lake ice is never completely safe
January 25, 2017 - 10:45am
March 12, 2015
Eric Hendrickx/FOCUS
Ice along the shore of Otter Tail Lake has been pushing up against the shoreline again this year. This picture, taken by the public lake access along State Highway 78 and across from the Pelican Bay Pier, shows a group of trees as no match for the heaped-up ice.
Otter Tail Lake seeing unusual ice heave
March 12, 2015 - 12:01pm
March 4, 2015
Truck driver fatally hit after exiting his truck on freeway
March 4, 2015 - 10:33am
January 15, 2015
Bright ideas for winter fire safety
January 15, 2015 - 12:01pm
January 7, 2015
Menagha man hurt in crash on icy road
January 7, 2015 - 11:21am
December 8, 2014
Committee trying to help move Heartland Trail along
December 8, 2014 - 9:52am
December 4, 2014
 This year, the very cold November/early December caused the river to freeze over in about five days so the ice circle is only about 40 feet across and already frozen in. The still picture shows the ice circle on December 3, button
VIDEO: Ice Circle Forms Again
December 4, 2014 - 11:07am
December 2, 2014
Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Onlookers ‘oooh’ and ‘aaah’ over the East Otter Tail County Fair Board’s winning float.
GALLERY: Parade lights up Perham
December 2, 2014 - 4:10pm
December 1, 2014
Monticello teenager dies in crash near St. Cloud
December 1, 2014 - 10:12am
November 28, 2014
Jan and John Young, standing in front of the burnt out shell of their home, talk about how thankful they are just to be alive after the fire. BRAINERD DISPATCH/Kelly Humphrey
Crosby couple, granddaughter thankful for men who awoke them during fire
November 28, 2014 - 10:38am
November 26, 2014
Warm and cold weather mix creates dangerous ice conditions
November 26, 2014 - 10:31am
November 23, 2014
Aaron's Weather Talk: Road Conditions
November 23, 2014 - 2:58pm
November 20, 2014
Malcom Bradbury bagged a 185-point buck Nov. 10 northwest of Vergas. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Trophy of a lifetime
November 20, 2014 - 11:52am
November 19, 2014
A lake-effect snow storm with freezing temperatures produces a wall of snow travelling over Lake Erie into Buffalo, New York. November 18, 2014. REUTERS/Gary Wiepert
All 50 U.S. states feel freezing temperatures; NY gets 60 inches of snow, with more on the way
November 19, 2014 - 11:05am
Detroit Mountain Recreation Area is scheduled to open its doors on Nov. 28. Here is a look at the entire facility from above. Aerial photo by Bill Neuhauser
A look at Detroit Mountain
November 19, 2014 - 10:54am