Pushback on Line 3 Construction Continues

After eight people were arrested this past weekend in Aitkin County, self-proclaimed ‘water protectors’ protested again Thursday, January 14th near Backus....

MN Vaccination Providers Given More Flexibility to Offer COVID-19 Shots

The Minnesota Department of Health has given hospitals, health care systems, and other vaccination providers a bit more flexibility to provide coronavirus shots to a...

Greater Bemidji to Administer COVID-19 Relief Grants to Small Businesses

The state recently passed a package to help offset some of the losses seen by businesses due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It was then distributed to different counties. The...

Brainerd’s Young Learners Back to School Next Week

After Governor Walz’s announcement in December stating young learners could go back to in-person learning, Brainerd Public Schools Superintendent Laine Larson has...

Golden Apple: Bemidji Couple Handcrafts and Donates School Desks

Larry and Elsa Voltz wanted to help, and so they did. The couple has been donating handcrafting school desks for students who are in distance learning in the Bemidji Area...

ReadyCare Providers Join Tri-County Health Care Team

Tri-County Health Care in Wadena has announced that two new ReadyCare providers have joined the Tri-County team. Matt Cary, APRN, FNP and Stacy Grossman, APRN, FNP are...

Water Protectors Sit Inside Line 3 Pipeline Near Backus

On Thursday morning, water protectors locked to each other inside a Line 3 pipe segment halting construction at an Enbridge worksite as dozens more held space, according...

Cuyuna Lakes Chamber Ice Fishing Contest to be Held on Feb. 6

The 17th annual Cuyuna Lakes Chamber Ice Fishing Contest will be held Saturday, February 6th, from 12 PM to 3 PM. This contest is being held on any public lake in...

Give Day at Tri-County Health Care Raises $10,000

Tri-County Health Care’s first annual Give Day has raised over $10,000. The event kicked off the formation of a new annual support committee dedicated to raising...

43 New COVID-19 Related Deaths, 1,598 New Cases Reported Thursday

Minnesota reported 43 new COVID-19 related deaths along with 1,598 new coronavirus cases today. The deaths included two people from the Lakeland viewing area: One person...

UPDATE: Man Who Died After Driving Vehicle Through Ice on Lake Irving Has Been Identified

UPDATE: A Bemidji man who died after driving a vehicle through ice on Lake Irving on Sunday has been identified as 58-year-old James W. Wizner. Wizner’s identity...

BSU Men’s Basketball Expects Battle with Similar MSU Moorhead Team

Originally aired January 13, 2021 on Lakeland News