Curt Brown

Reporter | General Assignment
Phone: 612-673-4767
In addition to covering regional issues and writing profiles, Curt contributes to the “Escape Artists” travel blog and writes bi-weekly Sunday “My Minnesota” mini-profiles, offering a sense-of-place look at intriguing Minnesotans.

Recent content from Curt Brown

Did weather figure in Glencoe plane crash?

Witnesses said the plane appeared to be flying west and low in poor visibility, but it crashed going east.

Updated: March 22, 2012, - 07:41 PM

Plane slams into field near Glencoe, killing 3

Pilot, his wife and his mother, along with three pets, died in a fiery wreck near Glencoe.

Updated: March 21, 2012, - 11:14 PM

N.D. writer takes viral fame (and snark) in stride

Longtime Grand Forks columnist Marilyn Hagerty is "in a dither" over all the fuss about her Olive Garden review.

Updated: March 10, 2012, - 05:32 AM

NONFICTION: "Birch Coulie," by John Christgau

In time for the 150th anniversary: a new look at the pivotal Birch Coulie standoff during the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862.

Updated: March 03, 2012, - 06:46 PM

Frozen face of Minnesota

Renowned British photographer Martin Parr spent a January weekend documenting our relationship with something that we slip, skate, ski and fish on, but seldom think about seriously: Minnesota ice.

Updated: February 27, 2012, - 10:11 AM

Snow drought lulls drivers into danger

Slick roads are still in our near future: Are you ready with the right adjustments and equipment?

Updated: February 25, 2012, - 01:01 PM

In somber shock, four vibrant lives mourned

Families, friends and a campus community are left desolate after a crash killed a group of students.

Updated: February 22, 2012, - 08:29 AM

Memories of fishing with dad, frozen in time

Memories of Dad run deep for this ice fisherman.

Updated: February 05, 2012, - 12:47 AM

Obituary: Merlin Wilson spent a life in funeral business

Over 62 years, the longtime Edina resident showed a love for people and mentored countless colleagues.

Updated: January 19, 2012, - 11:22 PM

Search continues around Fergus Falls for missing goat

It's been three weeks now, and Curly the Goat remains on the lam after slipping away from her leash at the Fergus Falls Bethlehem Lutheran Church's nativity scene before the Christmas Eve service.

Updated: January 14, 2012, - 08:21 PM

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