First-Year Students Learn Kitchen Fire Safety

When water is tossed on grease fire, it expands 1,700 times its original size, causing a massive fireball and an explosion. That split second left a lesson that would...

People Travel From Bemidji To Brainerd For Trail In A Day Event

Hundreds turned out to officially and unofficially join the Trail in a Day event held by the Minnesota DNR. The bike ride from Bemidji to Hackensack, and Brainerd to...

False Report of Kidnapping In Crosby

A report of a kidnapping Sunday afternoon has now been confirmed false by the Crosby Police Department. The Crosby Police Department responded at 3:24 p.m. to a report...

Twin Metals Sues Over Mineral Rights Lease

A mining company that hopes to build an underground copper-nickel mine near Ely is suing the federal government to try to keep the mineral rights leases it needs for the...

Sanford To Expand Nursery For Special Needs Babies

Sanford Bemidji Medical Center plans to use a new nursery to provide those infants with specialized care. The new 10-room nursery, which will be completed by the end of...

More Absentee Voting Options Available This Year

Minnesota voters have more options than ever for casting a ballot in the general election, making it more convenient for those who can’t make it to the polls on November...

Target Plans to Hire 70,000 Seasonal Employees

Target says it will hire more than 70,000 seasonal store workers during the busy holiday shopping season, about the same as it hired last year. It also plans to hire an...

Highway 169 Construction Begins

Major changes are coming to a 1.5 mile stretch of highway 169. The two lane road will now expand into a four-roadway. The Minnesota Department of Transportation will...

Wadena Man Leads Authorities On High Speed Chase

A 20-year-old Wadena man was injured Friday when he crashed a motorcycle while leading state troopers in a high-speed chase. The Minnesota State Patrol reported on Friday...

Little Falls Man Killed In Head-On Crash

According to the release, last Friday the Cass County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a two-vehicle crash at 6:53 a.m. on County Road 103 in rural Leader....