Bird Flu Spreading Across Minnesota, Impacting Poultry Farms

Highly pathogenic avian influenza was discovered in Minnesota earlier this year, and since then, bird flu has been spreading across the state, hitting poultry farms small...

Big Turtle Lake in Bemidji First to Receive CD3 Boat Cleaning Station in Beltrami County

Big Turtle Lake in Bemidji became the first lake in Beltrami County to receive the first CD3 boat cleaning station, which will help stop the spread of starry stonewort...

Northwoods Adventure: Itasca State Park Prepares for Summer Rush

As summer approaches, Itasca State Park is getting its facilities and staff ready for the arrival of park visitors. Through various activities, visitors will be...

State Senator Carrie Ruud Not Seeking Re-Election This Fall

Longtime Brainerd Lakes Area state Senator Carrie Ruud has announced she will not seek re-election this fall. Ruud said in a press release that it has been on the great...

Minnesota Prepares to Be Abortion Destination if Roe Falls

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota could become a destination for abortion services for women from other states if the U.S. Supreme Court throws out the landmark Roe v....

EPA Recommends Against Reissuing Permit for PolyMet Mine

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Federal regulators are recommending that the Army Corps of Engineers decline to reissue a key permit for the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine....

Names of Individuals in Officer-Involved Shooting Near Bowlus Released

A man who was fatally shot by police near Bowlus last week has been identified, along with the officers involved in the event. The Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office...

City of Bemidji Implements “No Mow May” Initiative

The City of Bemidji, along with the group Birds, Bees, & Butterflies-Bemidji, have recently implemented a “No Mow May” initiative that will let Bemidji...

Brainerd HS Hosts All-Sports Banquet Again, Names Athletes of the Year

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Bemidji Softball Shut Out by Proctor at Home

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