Lakeland Currents: A Vietnam Veteran’s Story

Ray Gildow welcomes Buford Johnson, a Vietnam veteran who served in the US Army during the early 1960’s. As a Special Forces advisor to the South Vietnamese military, Mr....

In Focus: Hobbyists Show Their Work At The Northern Lights Casino Craft Fair

The craft fair at the Northern Lights Casino in Walker has become the place to be for artists and and hobbyists to show off their pieces. The crafters set up shop at the...

Sanford Center Hosts Outdoor Sports Show

Despite the cold and snow of winter outside, it’s a different story inside Bemidji’s Sanford Event Center. Boats and various ATVs are just some of the many items...

Report: Minnesota Paid Out $709K In Sexual Harassment Claims

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A new state report says Minnesota’s government paid out $709,500 in the past six years to settle sexual harassment complaints in executive...

DNR Hires New Mille Lacs Lake Fisheries Supervisor

Tom Heinrich has been named the new Mille Lacs Lake Fisheries supervisor. Heinrich was most recently the large lake specialist covering Lake of the Woods for the...

Ice Fishing Extravaganza Has Strong Impact On Brainerd Community

The Brainerd Lakes area is known for its many resorts and lakes that help them thrive as a summer tourist destination. But summer isn’t the only time that visitors...

Motorists Urged To Use Caution During Ice Fishing Extravaganza

With the Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza being held this weekend, Highway 371 between Brainerd and Nisswa is expected to be a busy stretch of roadway. In a...

Traffic Stop in Baxter Leads to Firearm Felony Charges

Baxter Police made a traffic stop around midnight on Jan. 23 for a car with a non-illuminated rear license plate, but upon further inspection found a loaded 20 gauge...