Sanford Health Suspends Merger Talks with Intermountain Healthcare

Sanford Health has indefinitely suspended conversations about a planned merger with Intermountain Healthcare. The decision follows the recent departure of Kelby...

MN Regulators Deny Request By Tribes to Delay Line 3 Pipeline

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has denied a request by two northern Minnesota tribes, the White Earth Band of Ojibwe and the Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians,...

Mark Fodness: A Great Coach, Teacher, and Friend to All

On November 25th, Mark Fodness died unexpectedly from a sudden heart attack. The long-time Bemidji tennis head coach left behind a lasting legacy as a coach, teacher, and...

“Find A Way The Movement” Hopes to Inspire Others

Gabriel Warren, the creator of Find A Way The Movement, is using his platform to share his stories that will hopefully inspire others. Find A Way the Movement’s...

Crow Wing County Launches Snowplow Tracking App

Crow Wing County residents can now view and track all snowplows in the county during a snowstorm using the web-based app “Where’s My Snowplow?”....

Coins for a Cause Helping Community Food Banks

Coins for a Cause is a partnership with Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union, FOX 9 and Minnesota food banks that allows residents to donate any spare change they may have...

Bemidji United Way Holiday Gifts For Kids Program Registration Deadline Nears

United Way of Bemidji Area has begun its annual Holiday Gifts for Kids effort to ensure that all children in need in the Bemidji area receive a gift this holiday season....

In Focus: Grinch Steals No Joy from Brainerd Downtown Window Walk

Although the Grinch was lurking, no one could slow down the patrons of Brainerd from having a great time at the second annual Downtown Window Walk. 31 stores lit up the...

State Rep. Ron Kresha Requests School Status Report

Distance learning has been an adjustment for all Minnesota students, which is why one Minnesota representative is requesting a status report for all the state. Rep. Ron...

Central Lakes College to Stream Holiday Talent Show

A tradition from 20 years ago has been brought back to life after Central Lakes College organized a holiday talent show featuring local performers. “Home for the...

61 Newly Reported COVID-19 Deaths, Over 5,000 New Cases In Minnesota

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 5,371 new COVID-19 cases today along with 61 newly reported deaths. Eight of the deaths came from residents in the Lakeland...

Lakeland Currents – New Spine Surgeon at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center

Join Lakeland Currents host Jason Edens for a conversation with surgeon James Stokman, M.D., who has returned to his hometown of Crosby as the areas only spine surgeon....