Bemidji Community Food Shelf Introduces Mobile ShelfSaver Project

The Bemidji Community Food Shelf has partnered with Women United for a new project that makes food more accessible for the Kellhier and Blackduck communities. The Bemidji...

5-Year-Old Boy Dies After Falling Into Abandoned Mine Pit in Iron Range

A 5-year-old boy is dead after falling into an abandoned mine pit in northern Minnesota’s Iron Range. Police and first responders from the city of Virginia were...

Baxter City Council Divided in Waiving Bypass Lane at New Car Wash

A proposal to waive a bypass lane at a new Four Seasons Car Wash in Baxter resulted in a split decision from the city council. The future site, located at 7361 Glory...

Bemidji Area Arts Endowment Fund Open For Grant Applications

The Bemidji Area Arts Endowment, a component fund of the Northwest Minnesota Foundation, is accepting grant applications to support art projects, activities, and...

Golden Apple: Pequot Lakes Teacher Brings World Music to Students

A language barrier is one of the toughest things for people when traveling around to different countries. One things that doesn’t have that barrier? Music. Chris Burns...

Stranded Boater Rescued From Crow Wing County Lake

Citizens helped rescue a man stranded on Clearwater Lake south of Deerwood after windy conditions make his trolling motor ineffective. Sheriff Scott Goddard reports that...

15 New COVID-19 Related Deaths, 1,921 New Cases Reported Thursday

The state today reported 15 new COVID-19 related deaths today along with 1,921 new coronavirus cases. Two of the deaths were in the Lakeland viewing area: a Beltrami...

Essentia Health in Brainerd Offers More COVID-19 Vaccine Walk-ins

More walk-in availability for the COVID-19 vaccine is being offered at Essentia Health. According to the release, Essentia Health St. Joseph’s-Brainerd Clinic will accept...

BSU Baseball Sweeps UMary in Doubleheader

Originally aired April 28, 2021 on Lakeland News