My still photos from the Lunar Eclipse
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.
Press release from MN revenue
All taxpayers should begin filing their taxes NOW and file on or before April 15, 2014, which is the deadline unless taxpayers ask the IRS for an extension.
video of birds at Mississippi River, Kiwanis Park, E River Rd, Brainerd MN
March 15 2014 parade in downtown Brainerd MN
Video Clip from March 15 2014 Rebecca Schreurs in a yellow convertible and the driver is carrying a dog.
this is the Mille Lacs Lake makeshift runway of a private pilot club where an accident took place Saturday March 8 2014. (video is silent)
info from http://www.bpu.org
Due to the extreme cold temperatures this winter, Brainerd Public Utilities (BPU) is experiencing unprecedented water line freeze ups and is declaring a Water Main Emergency. During this Water Main Emergency, residential customers are asked to run cold water at least a pencil width size continuously from one sink until April 30th or until notified by BPU. Even with warming weather, the risk of frozen service lines could continue for several weeks and/or months.
at Northland Arboretum Brainerd / Baxter
Difficult driving conditions in the area. 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