Northwoods Adventure: 10th Annual North Country Hiking Fest

The Appalachian Trail may be the most renowned hiking trail in the country, but the longest national scenic trail remains right here in our backyards. The North Country...

A New Department Store Will Open Soon In Brainerd’s Westgate Mall

Cathy Hughes is no stranger to retail after starting up and owning several businesses in the Brainerd Lakes Area many call her a bona fide businesswoman. And her newest...

Alexandria Man Dies During Boating Incident

The body of an Alexandria man was recovered after a boating incident on Lake LeHomme Dieu. Brandon Darryl Randt, 29 years old, died on August 27th, when he appeared to be...

Governor Dayton Authorizes $5.4M for State Disaster Relief

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton authorized an estimated $5,467,599 from the State Disaster Assistance Contingency Account. The funds will be used for storm relief efforts...

BSU Names Interim Head Football Coach, Jeff Tesch on Leave of Absence

Bemidji State University announced today that head football coach Jeff Tesch has been put on a leave of absence. Brent Bolte, the former assistant coach and defensive...

Bemidji Police Seeks Public Assistance

The Bemidji Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a person of interest in an undisclosed investigation. Further information about the...

Downwind Murder Accomplice Sentenced

A St. Paul man was sentenced to 10 years and three months for aiding an offender Monday. Christopher John Davis, 27 years old, will serve the sentence at St. Cloud...

Brainerd Public School Employees Receive Award

Updated: August 30, 2016 at 12:31 PM Three staff members of the Brainerd Public School District were recognized Monday night for their commitment to student success. The...