City of Nisswa to Receive More COVID-19 Funds

The city of Nisswa will receive more COVID-19 funds, according to the city administrator During the most recent city council meeting, City Administrator Jenny Max told...

Planned Expansion of Cragun’s Resort on Gull Lake Reaches Step Two

A potential expansion and residential development plan at Cragun’s Resort on Gull Lake has now reached step two. The plan was released to the public in early...

Northwoods Adventure: Sertoma Lift-A-Thon Tradition Continues

Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: “Due to COVID-19 restrictions, this year’s event is canceled.” It’s no secret the pandemic has taken its toll on regularly...

Firefighters Continue Battling Wildfire Near Mentor

More than 50 wildland firefighters from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Minnesota DNR, and local fire departments continued battling a wildfire near Mentor today. The...

Proposed Bemidji Veterans Home to Receive Federal Funding

It’s big news for Bemidji’s proposed state veterans home. That home, along with veterans homes planned for Montevideo and Preston, will receive federal...

Gas Leak at Bemidji Walmart

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a gas leak Tuesday afternoon at Walmart in Bemidji. The leak was reported at around 12:49 PM today. Firefighters established that...

Mobile Home Fire Reported in Lyons Township

A mobile home was fully engulfed and approximately three acres of grass and woodland were burning when deputies arrived on the scene, according to the Wadena County...

Blackduck Man Facing Arson Charges After Allegedly Setting Apartment Building on Fire

A Blackduck man has now been charged with felony second-degree arson after setting his apartment building on fire. According to the criminal complaint, on Sunday, March...

Over 1,200 New COVID-19 Cases Reported on Tuesday

The state reported 1,278 new COVID-19 cases today, along with one new death, which was not in the Lakeland viewing area. The cases came from 15,167 tests for a case...

Sanford Bemidji Opens COVID-19 Vaccinations to Ages 16 and Older

Sanford Health in Bemidji is beginning to offer vaccinations for those who are 16 years old or older, following new guidance from the Minnesota Department of Health....

Cass Lake-Bena Girls Basketball Back at State for First Time Since 2005

Originally aired March 29, 2021 on Lakeland News

Bemidji State Men’s Hockey’s Season Ends in 4-0 Loss to UMass

Originally aired March 29, 2021 on Lakeland News