Brainerd City Council Going with Interim Police Chief

After the first Brainerd City Council Meeting of 2021, they had voted on giving the Brainerd police chief job to Brent Baloun. As City Administrator Jennifer Bergman said...

Itasca County Waiting for COVID-19 Vaccines

With the shipment of COVID-19 vaccinations rolling out in a slow process, some areas in the state can’t move onto the next phase until they receive vaccine...

Those Receiving Medical Assistance in Beltrami County Will Have to Prove Eligibility

Those receiving Medical Assistance (MA) within Beltrami County should be prepared to prove their eligibility to continue coverage. Due to the pandemic, many program rules...

Crosslake to Host 18th Annual Winterfest in February

The first week of February will host a familiar event. The tradition of Crosslake’s Winterfest will continue for its 18th year, but until recent rollbacks on...

Brainerd Boys Hockey Seeking First Victory at River Lakes/Rocori

The Brainerd Boys Hockey team is still searching for their first victory of the season. Coach Dave Aus has been pleased with the effort of his team so far, but they just...

Good Food, Good Life, 365 – Carrot Ribbons

Carrot Ribbons Many ways to use carrot ribbons: Add them to a salad of fresh greens. Serve them fresh and crisp tossed with ranch dressing. The children will love picking...

Essentia Health Hosting COVID-19 Virtual Update on Friday

Essentia Health will provide a virtual COVID-19 vaccine update during an hour-long webinar on Friday for people within all of the communities they serve. According to the...

Minnesota Vaccine Pilot Program Spots for First Week Filled

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota health officials on Wednesday announced that all 6,000 spots in a coronavirus vaccine pilot program reserved for Minnesotans over 65 have...

COVID-19 Positive Test Results in MN Rise From Tuesday

Minnesota reported 34 new COVID-19 related deaths along with 1,237 new coronavirus cases today. The deaths included seven people from the Lakeland viewing area: One in...

Biden Sworn in as 46th President of the United States

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden became the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, declaring that “democracy has prevailed” as he took the helm of a...

NOVA: Forgotten Genius

January 27 at 8 pm — Tune in or stream with the PBS app and online at video.lptv.org. Against all odds, African-American chemist Percy Julian became one of the great...

Brainerd Boys Hockey Takes Overtime Loss Against Moorhead

Originally aired January 19, 2021 on Lakeland News