Gov. Walz Unveils COVID-19 Vaccine Incentive Program

Governor Tim Walz hopes giveaways that include Minnesota State Fair tickets, fishing licenses, and State Park passes will help pick up the pace of coronavirus...

Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce Hosts Annual Awards of Excellence

The Bemidji Chamber of Commerce hosted their annual Awards of Excellence Thursday in celebration of Bemidji businesses. After a tumultuous year for business, this was one...

Bemidji City Council Seeks Public Opinion on Sanford Center Funding

The Bemidji City Council will host an event later this summer for the community and business owners to discuss future funding for the Sanford Center. Some members of the...

Sanford Health Discusses Healthcare Barriers for Rural Women

May is Women’s Health Month. Comprehensive care for women can be difficult to access, especially for women living in rural areas of northern Minnesota. Some major...

Golden Apple: Bemidji Career Academies Giving Students Work Experience

Bemidji High School’s Bemidji Career Academies is a program that gives high school students unique opportunities to gain real work-life experience through...

Bemidji Woman Injured in Two-Vehicle Crash

A Bemidji woman was injured after a two-vehicle crash Wednesday morning. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 21-year-old Cassidy Danielson of Bemidji was traveling...

10 New COVID-19 Related Deaths, 505 New Cases Reported Thursday

The state reported 10 new COVID-19 related deaths and 505 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday. One of the new deaths was in the Lakeland viewing area: A person in Koochiching...

Essentia Health Eases Visitor Restrictions

Essentia Health is easing visitor restriction guidelines as COVID-19 cases decline and vaccinations increase. According to a release, starting on Thursday, May 27, two...

Bemidji Boys Tennis Bests Brainerd in Down-to-the-Wire Quarterfinals

Originally aired May 26, 2021 on Lakeland News