This Year’s Blue Ox Marathon Kicks Off in Bemidji

Though things are going to be looking a little different this year for the Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon, it still has runners excited to gear up for this weekend’s...

Brainerd Fire Department Holds Annual Open House

The Brainerd Fire Department held its annual open house on Thursday night. To celebrate National Fire Prevention Week, not only was the full arsenal of fire trucks on...

Affinity Plus Giving Back on “Plus It Forward Day” This Monday

Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union’s “Plus It Forward Day” is this Monday. Every year, all of the branches close on Plus It Forward Day to give...

In Focus: New Books Published Entirely in Ojibwe

At the Mille Lacs Indian Museum on Wednesday, a celebration was taking place. “Today’s a really exciting day. We are celebrating the publication of five new...

Minnesota Care Homes Struggle with Record Staff Shortages

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s senior care homes are struggling with record staff shortages as people leave the industry faster than they can replaced. There...

Biden is First President to Mark Indigenous Peoples’ Day

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden has issued the first-ever presidential proclamation of Indigenous Peoples’ Day. That lends the most significant boost yet to efforts...

Woman Found Dead From Apparent Gunshot Wound After Crow Wing Co. Standoff

The Crow Wing County Tactical Response Team found a woman dead from an apparent gunshot wound in a cabin in Lake Edward Township yesterday, according to the Crow Wing...

Lakeland Currents – Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Join returning Lakeland Currents host Jason Edens as we kick off another exciting season of Lakeland Currents with our first guests from the Mid-Minnesota Women’s...

3,661 New COVID-19 Cases, 20 Deaths Reported Friday in MN

The state today reported 20 new COVID-19 related deaths along with 3,661 new coronavirus cases. There were five deaths reported in the Lakeland viewing area: One person...

COVID-19 Testing Options for Travelers Visiting the Northwest Angle

With fall fishing and hunting heating up, there are a couple of testing options to make it easier for anglers and hunters when crossing the border to visit the Northwest...

W-H-A Volleyball Gets Win Over Nevis on the Road

Originally aired October 7, 2021 on Lakeland News

Brainerd Volleyball Sweeps Sauk Rapids-Rice at Home

Originally aired October 7, 2021 on Lakeland News