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

Ernest Wabasha, respected Dakota elder, dies at 83

He carried down one of the most storied names in Dakota tribal history, but Ernest Wabasha never put on airs.“He...

Updated: April 02, 2013, - 06:33 PM

Receiver will be appointed to handle donations to slain Cold Spring officer's family

As slain Cold Spring police officer Thomas Decker’s widow, ex-wife and brothers looked on, a Stearns County judge said Monday...

Updated: April 01, 2013, - 07:37 PM

Slain Cold Spring officer's widow, ex-wife squabbling over donation

At issue is who should control the money donated to his family.

Updated: March 31, 2013, - 11:42 PM

Freelance film director lands Costa Rica spot of a lifetime

To find Patrick Pierson, you walk up a wooden staircase behind an old brick apartment building in northeast Minneapolis. A...

Updated: March 31, 2013, - 08:13 AM

In Uganda, the Jewish faith endures

On a remote hillside in East Africa, a nearly century-old community thrives.

Updated: March 23, 2013, - 03:34 PM

A license to strip? Moorhead proposal is laid bare

Moorhead is expected to pass ordinance requiring adult entertainers to be licensed.

Updated: January 25, 2013, - 11:24 PM

Ely man's note aims high -- and gets reply from Obama

President Obama sends hand-written letter for a time capsule.

Updated: January 21, 2013, - 11:12 PM

Minnesota buyers take up arms in record numbers

Since Sandy Hook, Minnesotans are seeking record amounts of guns and permits amid talk of enhanced gun control.

Updated: January 19, 2013, - 05:12 PM

Initial Cold Spring shooting suspect now faces felony stalking charge

A warrant was issued for Ryan Larson, who also has not been cleared in the Decker slaying.

Updated: January 10, 2013, - 10:43 PM

Off rough streets, onto rough field

Because of a murder victim's legacy, inner-city kids get a chance to turn their lives around through rugby.

Updated: December 27, 2012, - 02:42 PM

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