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Woman Gives Birth In Car On Way To Hospital

A central Minnesota woman almost made it to the hospital before giving birth in her car. Debbie Petersen says she was up all night with pains she didn't think were contractions. But that all changed around 4 a.m. Wednesday when her water broke at her Randall home.

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Anti-Racism Event Moved Up After Brainerd Assault

An anti-racism event that was scheduled for May has been moved up to this weekend in Baxter after a black man was beaten in an alleged racial attack two weeks ago.

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Rally Supports Victim Of Brainerd Assault

Dozens of people have turned out to support a Brainerd man who allegedly was the victim of a racially motivated attack. Tuesday's rally brought out more than 40 people to the Crow Wing County Judicial Center in support of 53-year-old Willie Navy.

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2 Men Jailed After Brainerd Alleged Racial Assault

Two men are in custody after what appears to be a racially-motivated attack on a black man outside a central Minnesota bar.
While at the bar, an employee overheard Lucas Eastwood telling Travis Campbell that he wanted to assault Willie Navy because Navy is black.

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Photo from John Beargrease Sleddog Marathon
Photo from John Beargrease Sleddog Marathon
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2 Women Ejected From Runaway Dogsled Near Brainerd

What started out as a 75th birthday celebration turned into a wild ride for two women taking a sled dog excursion on the Paul Bunyan Trail near Brainerd. The women were aboard a sled pulled by 15 dogs when their owner stopped to adjust a harness.

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Bomb Threat Forces Brainerd YMCA Evacuation

The Brainerd Family YMCA was evacuated and evening activities canceled after a threatening message was discovered on a changing room wall. Dozens of children - some wearing only swimsuits or shorts - were forced out into the cold Wednesday while police made an initial assessment of the building.

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Brainerd Pet Store Gets Stolen Bird Back

A Brainerd pet store has gotten its stolen cockatiel back. An unidentified woman walked into PetNorth on Friday and returned the $90 bird.

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Dayton To Participate In Ice-Fishing Charity Event

Gov. Mark Dayton will participate in a Brainerd ice-fishing event for charity this weekend. He'll be the first governor to attend the Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake on Saturday.

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