Minnesota Records Highest Number of Traffic Deaths Since 2007

In 2021, 497 Minnesotans lost their lives due to crashes that occurred on roadways throughout the state. It’s considered a historic and unprecedented increase from...

Brainerd Superintendent Laine Larson Reflects on 40 Years Inside Schools

As previously reported, Laine Larson, the superintendent of Brainerd Public Schools, will be retiring from her position this summer. We sat down with her to reflect on 40...

Northwoods Adventure: Baxter Approves Plans for Groomed Fat Tire Bike Trail

Calling all fat tire bike enthusiasts: plans to build a new groomed fat tire bike trail in southwest Baxter’s open spaces have officially been approved. The...

Judge in Federal Trial in Floyd Death Urges Quick Proceeding

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The judge handling the federal trial for three former Minneapolis police officers charged with violating George Floyd’s civil rights urged...

American Indian Movement Leader Clyde Bellecourt Dies at 85

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Clyde Bellecourt, a leader in the Native American struggle for civil rights and a founder of the American Indian Movement, has died. He was 85....

Minnesota Breaks COVID-19 Case Positivity and Growth Records

Minnesota has broken another record for COVID-19 case positivity as the state sees the most cases it has reported at one time – albeit from data collected over a...

State Sees Declining COVID-19 ICU Rate

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota health officials looking for a silver lining in the spread of the coronavirus omicron variant say they hope it can be found in declining...

Tri-County Health Care Offering Limited Supply of Sotrovimab Infusions

Tri-County Health Care in Wadena is offering Sotrovimab infusions to help against COVID-19, but there is a limited supply. The omicron variant is said to be overtaking...

BSU Men’s Hockey Sweeps Lake Superior State with Dominating 5-1 Win

Originally aired January 10, 2022 on Lakeland News

5th Time’s the Charm for Hockey Hot Shot Participant at BSU Home Game

Originally aired January 10, 2022 on Lakeland News