Brainerd Allowing Exemptions for New Trash Pickup Rule

After several complains about bins being left out on the street too long, the Brainerd City Council formed a solid waste committee and created a policy with two major...

The Center in Brainerd Gives Away Cookies at their Holiday Party

Holiday parties all across the state of Minnesota are being canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions. But that wouldn’t stop The Center in Brainerd from coming up with...

In Focus: Reif Center Presents George Maurer Group’s Virtual Holiday Show

The Reif Center in Grand Rapids is hosting a holiday event featuring a famous musical group for you and your family to enjoy with jazz, swing, and classic holiday music....

Affinity Plus Donates Coins for a Cause to Help Food Banks

The demand on food banks has more than tripled since the beginning of the pandemic. This year, Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union began a new fundraiser called...

COVID-19 Cases, Hospitalizations Down, Walz to Make Restriction Announcement Wednesday

Minnesota health officials on Friday reported 94 new COVID-19 deaths, the state’s second-highest one-day death toll for the pandemic, but new cases and...

14-Year-Old Dead After Apparent Attack By Family Dog in Otter Tail County

Sheriff’s officials say a 14-year-old boy found dead in Otter Tail County apparently was attacked by the family dog. Deputies responded to a home near Battle Lake...

Sanford Bemidji and Bagley Medical Centers Updating Visitor Restrictions

Due to the recent COVID-19 cases in the Bemidji area, Sanford Bemidji and Bagley Medical Centers are implementing updated visitor restrictions. According to the press...

Lakeland Currents: Rotary Role in Region

December 18 at 8 pm — Tune in or stream with the PBS app and online at video.lptv.org. Join Lakeland Currents host Jason Edens for a discussion about Rotary’s role in our...

Over 90 New COVID-19 Related Deaths Reported on Friday

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 3,773 new cases and 94 COVID-19 related deaths on Friday. 12 of the deaths came from residents in the Lakeland viewing area:...

Lakeland Currents – St. Regis Superfund Site, Cass Lake

Join Lakeland Currents host Jason Edens for an update on designated Superfund sites in our region including St. Regis (Cass Lake), Kummer Landfill (Bemidji), and the...

Bemidji Man Arrested After Allegedly Making Threats & Stabbing Trees in Moorhead

A Bemidji man has been arrested after being accused of threatening someone with a knife and stabbing trees in Moorhead. On December 10th at about 9:30 p.m., the Moorhead...