Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon Begins This Weekend

A weekend of fun running events for children and adults is how you can describe the 5th Annual Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon. “To hear people talk about the Blue Ox like...

Crane Meadows Hosting 6th Annual Disabled Deer Hunt

The past two days have been chilly outside, but that didn’t keep people with disabilities from going out for the annual Disabled Deer Hunt at Crane Meadows National...

Target Joins Other Retailers In Offering Voice Shopping

NEW YORK (AP) — Target is jumping into voice-activated shopping as it deepens its relationship with Google, offering thousands of items found in the store except for...

Golden Apple: Pine River-Backus Adds All-Day Preschool

After riding the bus to school and starting at 8 a.m., preschoolers at Pine-River Backus Elementary will take on a full day of normal school activities. “We go to the...

Minnesota Band Takes Back Land To Ease Tribal Homelessness

LEECH LAKE RESERVATION, Minn. (AP) — An American Indian tribe in northern Minnesota has decided not to renew nearly 350 waterfront lot leases, meaning non-tribal cabin...

Public Information Meeting For Improvement Project To Be Held In Crow Wing County

Crow Wing County and Lake Edward Township will have a public information meeting to discuss the County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 12 Improvement Project, scheduled for...

Vehicle Thefts In Morrison County On The Rise

The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office has received two reports of vehicle thefts from homes in the last week. A 1997 red Dodge extended cab pickup truck, MN LIC/029NLM was...

Minnesota Pheasant Season Opens With Numbers Down

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota opens its pheasant season Saturday with far fewer birds in the field than last year as a long-term decline in the state’s ringneck...