31st Annual Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza Ready for Virtual Event

The Brainerd Jaycees turned the normally packed event on Hole-in-the-Day Bay on Gull Lake to a statewide virtual competition. Now, it’s almost time to start getting...

Sanford Health in Bagley, Bemidji Easing Visitor Restrictions Next Month

Current visitor restrictions at Sanford Bemidji and Bagley Medical Centers will be reduced next month. Starting Feb. 1, each patient will be allowed one visitor per day,...

Bemidji Chamber Urges State to Forgive Taxes on PPP Loans

PPP loans were offered to protect businesses during shutdowns related to COVID-19, but with tax season soon approaching, the state is looking to collect on those loans....

Crosslake Chamber Cancels St. Patrick’s Day Parade for 2021

The Crosslake Chamber of Commerce announced last week that they’d be canceling their St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celebration this year. The mile-and-a-half...

In Focus: Bemidji Symphony Orchestra Presenting “Red Carpet Romance”

The Bemidji Symphony Orchestra will be performing music from “Beauty and the Beast,” “Grease,” and much more, focusing on love themes for...

Lakeland Currents – Food Security in the Leech Lake Nation During COVID

Join Lakeland Currents host Jason Edens for a discussion about food security in the Leech Lake Nation during COVID. Our guests are Mike Auger from Leech Lake Gaming;...

HotSpring Hot Tubs Makes Donation to Sanford Health Foundation

HotSpring Hot Tubs in northern Minnesota recently made a donation of $2,100 to the Sanford Health Foundation to support the Sanford Joe Lueken Cancer Center. The cancer...

Lakeland Currents: Keeping Your Drinking Water Clean, A Conversation with Brainerd Public Utilities

February 5 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 municipal water...

Over 1,100 New COVID-19 Cases Reported on Friday

The state reported 1,145 new COVID-19 cases on Friday along with 28 new deaths, two of which were in the Lakeland viewing area: A Crow Wing County resident between the...

Lakewood Health System Administers Over 600 Vaccine Doses in a Week

In the last week, Lakewood Health System has provided their first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to approximately 643 people in the Staples area. Those receiving the...

Brainerd/Little Falls Girls Hockey Defeats Bemidji at Home

Originally aired January 28, 2021 on Lakeland News