Fond Farewell To Outgoing Sports Director Justin Prince

We want to send our best wishes and fondest farewells to our outgoing Sports Director Justin Prince, who is leaving to take the sports director position at WFFT In Fort...

TEDxBemidji Holds Inaugural Event

For Luke Upgren, TEDxBemidji was the first Ted Talk he attended and he was excited to hear unique perspectives on topics affecting people of all ages. “It gives...

In Focus: Independent Study Students Make A Discovery In Ceramics

Once students at Central Lakes College complete the general arts courses offered at the school, they’re offered a semester of independent study to develop their own class...

Bemidji Fire Department Responds To Three Wildfires In Two Days

A wetland wildfire near Krus-Anderson on Adams Avenue was the third fire that the Bemidji Fire Department responded to within two days. On Thursday, the department...

Lakeland Currents: Fire Protection in Greater Minnesota

When you think about your local property taxes, what are the priorities you think they should fund? Police officers? Road repairs? Perhaps park improvements? In this...

Wildfire Sweeps Through Bemidji Wetland Area

Plumes of smoke could be seen for miles as a wetland wildfire broke out between US Highway 2 West and Adams Avenue, directly west of Bemidji. The fire started in a...

MnDNR Announces Aitkin Area Fish Survey Dates

The Aitkin area fisheries staff for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has finalized its 2017 field season assessment schedule. The surveys will help the...

Expect Highway Maintenance In Crow Wing County

Crow Wing County has announced its highway maintenance activities for the week. Maintenance crews will patch potholes on various county roads. Crews will be pulling over...

Child Abuse In Minnesota Sees An Increase

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials say nearly 40,000 children were suspected of being abused or neglected in the state last year, a 25 percent increase from 2015....