Donations Will Go To Brainerd Restoration If Historic Water Tower Can’t Be Restored

The future of the historic Brainerd water tower is still up in the air as the committee to save the water tower continues to raise funds to try and restore it. Between...

Official “OK” Given At Jaycees Fishing Extravaganza Ice Check

With the Brainerd Jaycees annual Ice Fishing Extravaganza less than a week away, crews were out on the ice today to check the thickness and give the okay for the...

$1.5 Million Grant Will Help Increase Quality Child Care For Greater Minnesota

New grants totaling $900,000 from the Minnesota Department of Human Services, combined with nearly $600,000 in private and community donations, will help increase quality...

Alex & Brandon Child Safety Center Provides Safe Custody Exchanges And Visitations

On Christmas Eve, a child custody exchange in the parking lot of a law enforcement center in Alabama ended in tragedy when two children witnessed the fatal shooting of...

Hemp Sees High Interest From Minnesota Farmers, City Leaders

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s hemp program is getting inundated with calls as farmers, municipal leaders and producers look into investing in the newly legal...

Bemidji Food Shelf Will Serve Furloughed Employees During Shutdown

The Bemidji Community Food Shelf announced Thursday that it will serve furloughed government employees during the partial government shutdown. According to a release, the...

SNAP Recipients To Receive February Food Benefits Early

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as food stamps) recipients will receive February 2019 benefits earlier than usual due to the partial...

Lakeland Currents: Cuyuna Regional Medical Center’s new Menopause Center

Joining us are guests Dr. Christina Kramer, OB/GYN, and Melissa Goble, Nurse Practitioner. Together, they will discuss the new initiative which helps women deal with...

Park & Ride Option Offered For Hockey Day Events

Excitement is in the air and the ice is ready as the finishing touches are made on Bemidji’s Hockey Day experience. With thousands of people expected to attend, a plan to...