Area Agencies Take Part In Enbridge Exercise

The pressure was on as Bemidji’s Sanford Event Center was transformed into a command post for a hypothetical emergency response pipeline exercise. Enbridge holds these...

Verndale Prepares To Face Tough Rothsay Team

“Winning” – that’s just one word to describe the culture of Verndale Pirate football, and the 2017 edition is no different. The Pirates have put 201...

Child Support Task Force Visits Brainerd

In 2016, the Minnesota Legislature formed a child support task force. Today, the group came to Brainerd for the first time to hear from local residents about their child...

Bemidji State University Offers On-Campus Weapon Storage For Resident Students

Having an on-campus weapon storage facility may not be common at other institutions. But when you’re located in Minnesota’s northwoods, it’s fitting. Bemidji State...

MnDOT Trains Drivers For Snowplow Operation

The calendar may have just turned to fall, but the Minnesota Department of Transportation is already looking towards winter. MnDOT is holding a two-week training session...

Talmoon Woman Scammed Local Business Owners

A 58-year-old was sentenced in Cass County Court on one Felony count of theft. Rinda Lynn Etter was sentenced to a stayed prison sentence for a period of 5 years. During...

Missing Hunter Found After Four Days In Chippewa National Forest

A missing hunter has been located after being lost in the Chippewa National Forest for four days in rural Boy Lake Township, north of Remer, Minnesota. The initial report...

Crow Wing County To Hold Hazardous Waste Collection

Crow Wing County Land Services Departments will hold its final organized collections for the 2017 season. The Household Hazardous Waste Program will host events at the...

New State Program To Improve Student Literacy

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Education has provided $21 million to improve student literacy for some 30,000 students in Minnesota. Preschool programs, low...

Construction Worker Airlifted From Gene Dillon School Site

A construction worker who was working on the new Gene Dillon Elementary School in Bemidji was injured Wednesday morning after falling from a beam. Kraus-Anderson Director...

Pedestrian Struck And Killed On Highway 2

A Shevlin woman is dead after walking into traffic along U.S. Highway 2. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, at approximately 7:46 p.m. Jason Troy Schuett, 37, was...