Golden Apple: Staples-Motley Students Host Culinary Celebration

“It’s all about an exploratory, hands-on look at the culinary industry in the Brainerd Lakes Area,” said Staples-Motley High School Principal Mike Schmidt. The main...

Brainerd Makes Statement With Small Business Revolution Rally

The roar of the crowd made an impression. The City of Brainerd is in the Top 10 cities to be selected by the Deluxe Corporation and the web show “Small Business...

Vocalmotive Show Choir Gets “Derailed” For 2018 Season

After many rehearsals and long hours, the Bemidji High School Vocalmotive Show Choir has been busy putting the finishing touches on this year’s competition show....

Brainerd Woman Escapes Fire With Help From Neighbors

One Brainerd woman is safe after escaping a fire by breaking out a window with help from neighbors that reported the fire. On Tuesday just before 7 p.m. the Brainerd Fire...

Harassment Training, Reporting Under Scrutiny In Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are moving to tighten the Legislature’s sexual harassment training and policies. The nationwide reckoning with the issue...

UPDATED: Highway 2 Reopens

The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol reopened Highway 2 between Crookston and East Grand Forks at 12:50 p.m.; however, it remains...

Essentia Health In Baxter Offering Free PAP Smears For January

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month. In honor of this, Essentia Health is hosting a free cervical cancer screening or PAP smear event on Wednesday, January 24th....

Questions Raised About New Bemidji City Liquor Store

For years, the City of Bemidji has been looking at replacing its current liquor store on the north side of the city. But recently, multiple questions have been raised...