Construction Beginning for Birchmont Drive Storm Sewer Project

BEMIDJI- The City of Bemidji will be starting the Birchmont Drive NE Storm Sewer Project today. A small section just north of Decker Hall on Birchmont Drive will be closed. The entrance to Diamond Point Park will also be closed to make repairs on the storm sewer and clean out the...

CSAH 45 (13TH ST SE) / Brainerd Area Construction Begins Soon

Crow Wing County is partnering with the City of Brainerd and has entered into a contract with Tri-City Paving for the construction work consisting of underground utilities, grading, aggregate base, and bituminous surfacing. Major underground utilities and grading will be limited...

Madden’s Resort Under Construction to Re-build Voyageur Building

Back in November the once standing Voyageur building had been completely demolished. Today however, a building structure now stands at Madden’s Resort; part of their storm recovery construction. The two identical buildings are part Madden’s re-building process to cost just north...

Paul Bunyan Park Update

The Parks and Recreation Department says that by next month, most of the work will be complete on Paul Bunyan Park.

Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity Building A Milestone

Before the Brainerd Housing and Redevelopment Authority stepped in, an old, run down house occupied the corner of 14th and Norwood Street in Brainerd. Now, the Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity has control of that corner lot, and they’re building something very special on it....

4th Annual Sustainable Bemidji Tour Aims to Educate

Saturday was a day full of learning and observing for participants on the fourth annual Sustainable Bemidji Tour. It showcased homes that used more environmentally-friendly systems to heat, cool and run electricity.

Business HWY 371 Could Change Above and Below the Surface

More than 35,000 cars make their way through Brainerd’s busiest intersection at Business 371 and Highway 210; meanwhile less than a mile south Business Highway 371 feels more like a neighborhood. And last night the Brainerd City Council told MnDOT to proceed with the compromise...

New Business Facilities Coming To Brainerd

Construction noises can be heard throughout Brainerd. Among them include a new AutoZone and FedEx location. The AutoZone will be taking a vacant spot on the western edge of town while FedEx will be taking a nine-acre property on the south side of town. With these new businesses...

Bemidji Continues Expansion, Growth

The $21 million Bemidji has spent on construction in the first five months of 2015 doubles the total cost from all of last year. New companies are moving in while others are planning to relocate. Find out more about the story here.

Remodeling Riverside School’s Inside and Out

Rain or shine, construction will continue at Riverside Elementary School in Brainerd to be ready for the first day of classes this fall. Riverside will be adding seven new classrooms to their school to ease the growing capacity in the Brainerd School District. The school board...

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