High Tech Initiative Helps Ascensus Grow

The Brainerd Lakes Area has always been known as a tourism escape, but times are changing as the local economy is showing significant commercial growth. Three years ago...

Republican Legislators Host Town Hall Concerning MNsure

Minnesota officials are scrambling to assemble a plan that would help offset major health care premium increases for next year. Governor Mark Dayton unveiled a rough plan...

Golden Apple: Local High Schoolers Takes Part In Statewide Mock Election

High school students throughout the state participated in the first ever statewide mock election. For this week’s Golden Apple our Logan Gay visited Brainerd High...

Operation Round Up Donates Thousands To Community

Beltrami Electric Cooperative donates almost $4o thousand to the local community. The Beltrami Electric Cooperative Trust Board for Operation Round Up, awarded 28 grants...

Detour To End in Crow Wing County

A five and half month detour in Crow Wing County is set to end soon. Two lanes of Crow Wing County Road 11 east of Gavdahl Drive, near Pequot Lakes City Hall, will open...

USDA Awards Millions To Product Development

The USDA has granted nearly $50 million to further develop new products lines, according to a news release from the agency. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, announced...

SLC Recieves New Executive Director

Bemidji’s Schoolcraft Learning Community (SLC) has hired a new director, according to a news release from SLC. Adrienne Eickman of Blair, Nebraska, was hired on...

Expansion Of Registered Apprenticeship In Minnesota Receives $1.5 Million Boost

The Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry (DLI) was awarded a 1.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to fund its Apprenticeship Expansion (APEX)...

Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center and Clinics Honor Employees

According to a release from Essentia Health, Essentia Health-St. Joseph Medical Center and Clinics asked employees to nominate their colleagues who best exemplify the...

Sanford Health Hires Neurologist

The Sanford Bemidji Main Clinic has hired on a new full-time neurologist, according to a news release provided by Sanford Health. Jayasri Alapati, M.D., received her...

Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area Bike Trails To Close

Bike trails within the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area are set to close in November, according to a release provided by the Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Crew. The bike...