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In Focus: Walker Ethnic Fest

The streets of Walker were buzzing this past weekend for its 24th annual Walker Ethnic Fest. With just one day of festivity leaves a message that will stick through the year. Watch to find out more.

Bemidji Man Arrested After High-Speed Chase, Crashing Into Patrol Car Twice

A Bemidji man was arrested after leading law enforcement on a high-speed chase through Hubbard County, then ramming his vehicle into a Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office patrol car. Kevin Earl Victor Barsch, 42, has been charged with felony counts of second-degree assault with...

Moondance Jam Celebrates Quarter-Century Milestone

25 years later, Moondance Jam festival is still not missing a beat. Godsmack, Chicago and Boston – these are just some of the biggest names ready to rock it out at this year’s much anticipated rock and classic rock festival. Moondance Jam was first started by a couple...

25th Anniversary of Moondance Jam

WALKER – The main stage lineup is loaded and the party is almost ready to rock for the 25th Anniversary of Moondance Jam. The Wednesday Pre Jam Party taking place at Billy B’s & the Corner Bar in the Saloon is new in 2016. For everyone with a three day ticket,...

In Focus: Leech Lake Arts League

Members of a Walker group have been meeting together for the last half a century. They aren’t the Walker Art Group’s original members, but the now-called Leech Lake Arts League holds sessions every Thursday for creative expression and critique. In the summer, they...

Northwoods Adventure: Eel Pout Voted Top 15 Weirdest Midwest Festivals

Rain wasn’t going to hold back festival goers attending the 37th Eel Pout festival known as Mardi Gras on ice. It was a neighborhood of fish houses with people just enjoying each others company, some attempting to fish, and others well, it’s a festival you have to see with your...

Eelpout Festival Continues Despite Ice Concerns

Law enforcement officials have made changes to the 2016 Eelpout Festival. They’ve banned cars and trucks from taking space on the lake for the weekend events, citing concerns over inconsistent temperatures and the thinner ice they’ve caused. The ice is still almost...

Leech Lake Fisheries Plan

The DNR has been working with a 16-person team, called the Leech Lake Fisheries Input Group, to figure out management for a variety of fish populations. Leech Lake saw walleye populations dip before picking back up to what’s now a stable state. Given this positive trend,...

City of Walker Celebrates Completed Circle of Time

The city of Walker gathered Thursday evening for a dedication ceremony to celebrate their completed Circle of Time. Back in 2008 plans began and by 2011 their were six statues unveiled. Thursday marked the completion of the circle, with the last seven taking their places.

Moondance Jam Preview

The 2015 Moondance Jam festival kicks off Wednesday night with a Pre-Jam. Campers moved in to set up in the afternoon and sound checks began at the same time. The festival will go from Thursday to Saturday evening with headliners such as Papa Roach, Finger Eleven and Shinedown.

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