Northwoods Adventure: A Breezy Ice Fest in Breezy Point

Days out from Ice Fest in Breezy Point, there were concerns of weather or not the ice would be ready for the festivities that weekend. The show did go on and guests were greeted with chillier temperatures than expected. It was a sunny yet windy day at the 21st annual ice fest in...

Good Food, Good Life, 365 – Overnight Super-Power Oatmeal

Overnight Super-Power Oatmeal 2 large, ripe bananas, peeled and mashed well 2 medium carrots, peeled and finely grated 1 cup rolled oats 2 1/4 cups milk of choice 1 to 1 1/2 teaspoons cinnamon, to taste Dash of salt, if desired On a plate, use a fork to mash the bananas until...

Fishing Tips: Cold Fronts

In this week’s “Fishing Tips,” Ray Gildow of the Nisswa Guides League and Mandy Uhrich, the “Bassing Biologist” explain how to catch fish when cooler weather makes them less active.

Northwoods Adventure – Nisswa Winter Jubilee

With temperatures well below zero over the weekend, those wanting to attend the Nisswa Winter Jubilee had two choices: bundle up and brave the cold, or stay at home and miss the fun. The 43rd installment of the annual wintertime event featured temperatures around -20, but those...

Police Department Releases Details on BSU Student Found Outside

The Bemidji Police Department is trying to piece together clues of what happened to the 19-year-old Bemidji State University student who was found unconscious in the snow Sunday morning. They say Hannah Rolschau, of Zimmerman, Minnesota, was lying outdoors for a considerable time...

Keeping Livestock Warm During the Winter

People aren’t the only Minnesotans the freezing temperatures effect. The Minnesota livestock also have to adapt to the subzero temperatures during the Minnesota winters. Dairy cows that live in barns can produce enough body warmth to heat the barn and not lose milk production....

Pet Safety during the Winter

Winter is here and the cold temperatures affect your favorite four legged family members the same way the cold affects their owners. The Beltrami Humane Society offers several safety precautions to take to ensure your pet is healthy this winter.

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