Brainerd Guardsmen Honored 79 Years After Fall of Bataan

In the rain today outside the Brainerd Armory, a wreath was placed to honor the 64 Brainerd National Guardsmen who were sent to the Philippines in World War II and to...

Verndale Woman Rallying Support for Family After House Fire

A Wadena County woman is trying to rally support for a family in critical need after a house fire left a one-year-old girl severely injured in Verndale. She witnessed the...

Itasca County Has All Three COVID-19 Vaccines Available for Residents

A special clinic offering the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be hosted Wednesday and Thursday, April 14 and 15 at Grand Itasca Clinic & Hospital in...

Beltrami County Public Health Director Announces Plans to Retire

Beltrami County Public Health Director Cynthia Borgen has announced her plans to retire by the end of this summer after five years in the position and over 30 years...

Baxter Moving to Next Phase of Road Improvement Project

The Baxter City Council agreed to move to the next phase of the city’s road improvement project. After holding a public meeting on the plan last week, it was up to...

In Focus: CLC Nursing Club Collects Donations for Women’s Center

In honor of Women’s History Month in March, when Central Lakes College’s Nursing Club in Brainerd was tasked with picking who would be the recipient of a...

11 People Arrested for Blocking Entrances to Enbridge Office in Bemidji

11 Enbridge Line 3 pipeline protestors were arrested today for blocking entrances to the Enbridge office in Bemidji. On Friday, April 9, Bemidji police officers responded...

Lakeland Currents – Ending Human Trafficking in Our Region And Beyond

Season 14, Episode 25 Join Lakeland Currents host Jason Edens for a conversation about the realities of human trafficking in our region and beyond, and how one local...

Two Arrested After Assault Investigation in Brainerd

Two men have been arrested for second-degree assault after Brainerd officers found one person suffering from a stab wound. On April 9 at 1:35 AM, Brainerd officers...

Over 2,600 New COVID-19 Cases Reported on Friday

The state reported 2,659 new COVID-19 cases along with 10 new deaths, two of which were in the Lakeland viewing area: A Mahnomen County resident between 35-39 years old A...