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On The Street
February 11, 2013
House fire in Brandon Monday morning
The Brandon Fire Department and Douglas County Sheriff's Office responded to a house fire at 5:01 a.m. Monday morning. Daniel Hulke's residence at 9354 County Road 7 NW in Brandon was fully engulfed in flames when fire departments arrived at the scene. The Brandon fire chief, Scott...
February 11, 2013 - 12:59pm
January 28, 2013
Fire destroys barn near Brandon
Fire destroyed a barn west of Brandon Saturday. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report of the fire at 10:43 a.m. and the barn...
January 28, 2013 - 9:35am
October 10, 2012
Brandon interchange affected in culvert repair and replacements
Motorists on Interstate 94 will experience lane closures and a detour at the Brandon exit (mile marker 90), which started on Monday, October 8, while crews replace a culvert. The work will take approximately 10 days to complete. Monday, October 8: --Traffic on I-94 will be limited...
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
October 3, 2012
Brandon Township elections to be held
Brandon Township elections are held in November in conjunction with the general election on November 6. The three positions on the ballot up for election in 2012 are for two supervisors and a treasurer. All are four-year terms. Filing for supervisor position B is Gaylin Croonquist....
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
Babe Ruth baseball: Brandon-Evansville team is state tournament bound
The Brandon-Evansville Babe Ruth baseball team earned a trip to state after finishing as the champion in the Lake Region South District tournament recently. Brandon-Evanville finished first overall to Ottertail Central, with both teams advancing to the State 13-15 Babe Ruth tournament...
August 3, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Creative hands, a loving heart and a lifetime of memories
In the past 92 years, 16 presidents have been through office, more than three major wars have taken place, and a Great Depression crippled the...
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
Brandon Mid-Summer Fest to take place Aug. 1-5
Brandon will hold its annual Mid-Summer Fest next week. Festivities begin Wednesday, August 1 and continue through Sunday, August 5. Following is a schedule of events. For complete details or to register for events, visit the website www.brandonmn.com. Wednesday, August 1 5 p.m....
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Gingerella Spicy Snaps takes first place
Drum roll, please. And the winner of the 2012 Brandon Miss Tootsie Pageant is...Ginger Spicy Snaps, who also goes by the name of Bret Elmer. Agnes...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 22, 2012
Big things on tap in Brandon
A towering sight took shape in Brandon last week. A new water tower was put in place near the intersection of Front Street and Nelson Avenue. It...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
Brandon LIons installing playground equipment - volunteers are needed
The Brandon Lions Club will be upgrading playground equipment and installing a new playground in Brandon the weekend of June 9-10. The new playground...
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
Out and About - Brandon chili event bowls 'em over
Taste buds kicked into overdrive at the third annual Brandon Chili Contest on February 17. More than 200 people attended the event at the Brandon...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
Brandon, Evansville schools consider academic pairing
Nearly 100 people were in attendance at a meeting at the Brandon School on Wednesday, February 8 to gain insight into the proposed additional academic pairing between the Brandon and Evansville schools. A second meeting was held last night, Tuesday, February 14 at the Evansville...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
August 29, 2011
Fire damages house in Brandon
Fire caused extensive damage to a house in Brandon on Saturday afternoon. When firefighters arrived, they found a house at 201 Holmes Avenue engulfed in flames. Everyone in the house made it out safely. The house, owned by John Oberg, was occupied by a family member. Authorities...
August 29, 2011 - 9:21am
August 24, 2011
State amateur baseball: Brandon-Evansville suffers season-ending loss
An 8-5 loss to Raymond ended state tournament play for the Region 16C champion Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs during the single elimination stage of the Class C tournament at Brownton last Saturday. The Bluedogs, after trailing 2-0 early, put together a five-run bottom of the sixth...
August 24, 2011 - 12:00am
August 12, 2011
Region 16C baseball: Hendrickson's blast sends Bluedogs to state
The Brandon-Evansville Bluedogs do not have to worry about climbing their way through the loser's bracket in an attempt to reach their third...
August 12, 2011 - 12:00am