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Brainerd man ditches plane in Mississippi River; he suffered minor injuries

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Merrifield, Minn. (AP) -- A pilot had to ditch his single-engine airplane in a rice paddy on the Mississippi River moments after taking off from Brainerd Regional Airport.

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