Authorities Looking For Suspicious Man Approaching Women in Fosston

Polk County authorities are asking for the public’s help in finding a suspicious man who has been approaching women in Fosston and asking them if they want a ride....

MN Senate Opens Hearings on Unrest Following George Floyd’s Death

The Republican-controlled Minnesota Senate has opened hearings on the unrest that rocked the state after the death of George Floyd. The hearings are focusing on the...

Hospitalizations in MN Due to COVID-19 Continue to Drop

Hospitalizations in Minnesota due to COVID-19 continue to drop, as do the number of people needing ICU beds. On Wednesday, the Minnesota Department of Health reported...

MN Hospitality Groups Ask Bars, Restaurants, and Breweries to Follow Safety Guidelines

Minnesota’s leading hospitality organizations have issued an open letter to their members and customers this week to request that bars, restaurants, and breweries follow...

The Outreach Program Hosts Meal Packing Event at Camp Ripley

The Outreach Program of Brainerd Lakes and the servicemembers of Camp Ripley joined forces earlier today to help provide meals for those in need. Shawn Hansen, the...

Blackduck Receives $50,000 USDA Grant For Equipment Improvements

The City of Blackduck has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the USDA in order to make equipment improvements for the upcoming year. Blackduck reached out to the USDA in...

Polk County Crash Leaves 16-Year-Old Bicyclist in Critical Condition

A 16-year-old bicyclist suffered life-threatening injuries today when he was struck by a car in Polk County. According to Sgt. Jesse Grabow of the Polk County...

Plane Crashes at a Private Grass Airstrip Near Brainerd

A small plane carrying two individuals crashed at a private grass airstrip near Brainerd. Both individuals suffered injuries. According to Crow Wing County Sheriff Scott...

Brainerd Public Library Offering Free Gardening Webinar

The Brainerd Public Library announced today that a new free gardening webinar will be offered for community members of all ages. “Daylilies: Delightful and Diverse” will...

Mille Lacs Lake Closed for Walleye Fishing for July

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced today that Mille Lacs Lake is closed to walleye fishing for the month of July, with the anticipation of a fall...

Bemidji Police Asking For Help in Investigation Involving Flammable Items in Dumpsters

The Bemidji Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding those responsible for placing flammable items into dumpsters in downtown Bemidji on May...