Highway 2 Construction Project in Beltrami County Starts Next Month

Motorists on Highway 2 west of Bemidji can expect short term delays and lane closures as construction begins on May 10. The project will include reduced conflict...

Pequot Tool & Manufacturing Donates $20,000 to Local Food Shelves

Quality, service, and employee engagement are a few key initiatives Pequot Tool & Manufacturing holds close to the heart of their business. But what is their most...

Marketplace Foods in Bemidji Raises $50,000 for MDA Shamrock Tradition

Marketplace Foods has participated in the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Shamrocks tradition for five years now, and this year the company raised $50,000 to support...

In Focus: BSU Professor Creates Opera Film

Dr. Cory Renbarger has always had a passion for music and performing. He now works as a coordinator of applied voice and the director of opera theater at Bemidji State...

MN Records 100th Traffic Death This Year, Quickest Pace Since 2016

Minnesota recorded its 100th traffic death of the year on Wednesday, marking the earliest point in a year that the total has hit triple digits since 2016. State officials...

Sentencing for Derek Chauvin Set for June 16

A Minnesota court has set a June sentencing date for Derek Chauvin, who was convicted of murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd. Online court records say...

Plea Rejected for Ex-Clearwater Co. Deputy Accused of Sexually Assaulting Students

In what’s considered a big twist in the case of a school resource officer accused of sexually assaulting students while in uniform, former Clearwater County...

Lakeland Currents – 100 Cups of Coffee: Hearing All Voices in Beltrami County

Join Lakeland Currents host Jason Edens for a conversation with members of the Beltrami Area Resiliency Team regarding their “100 Cups of Coffee” project. The goal of 100...

Minnesota Schools See a Rise in COVID-19 Cases

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — COVID-19 case rates are rising across Minnesota, and they’re affecting younger Minnesotans, especially middle and high school students....

Highway 210 Reduced to One Lane in Brainerd

According to a release from the Minnesota Department of Transportation, those who cross the Highway 210/Washington Street bridge over the Mississippi River in Brainerd...

10 New COVID-19 Related Deaths, 2,167 New Cases Reported Friday

The state today reported 10 new COVID-19 related deaths along with 2,167 new coronavirus cases. One of the deaths was in the Lakeland viewing area, a Mille Lacs County...

Family of Daunte Wright Remembers Him During Funeral Service

The family of Daunte Wright remembered their loved one during his funeral service Thursday. The 20-year-old died on April 11 after being shot by a Minnesota police...