Bena Woman Arrested in Connection with Fatal Arson Fire

A 34-year-old Bena woman has been arrested in connection with an arson fire where human remains were discovered. The fire happened around 7 PM on Tuesday at a camping...

Warroad Community Plans to Redevelop Man-made Island Into Recreational Hotspot

The community of Warroad is working to expand Hockeytown USA into a year-round destination for locals and tourists alike. Through the work of local organizations such as...

Brainerd Community Learns About Plans for Highway 210 Improvement Project

The Brainerd community was invited to learn the future vision of Highway 210 and view the early design plans for the Washington Street improvement project. On Wednesday...

Bemidji Education Association Gives Awards to Outstanding Teachers, Staff

Educators are some of the most vital roles in any community, and honoring these educators is just one way to show appreciation for them. That’s the primary goal of...

BSU 6th-Year QB Brandon Alt Battles Back from ACL Injuries, Much Adversity

Bemidji State quarterback Brandon Alt didn’t even know where Bemidji State University was when he was in his early high school days. “If you would have...

Deadly Bird Flu Returns to Midwest Earlier Than Expected

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Bird flu has returned to the Midwest earlier than authorities expected after a lull of several months, with the highly pathogenic disease being...

Good Food, Good Life, 365 – Grilled Cheese & Apple Sandwich

A sandwich like no other! Ingredients: For each sandwich: 1/2 cup grated sharp cheddar cheese 1/2 of an apple, peeled, grated (Honeycrisp works great!) 2 slices cinnamon...

Brainerd Area Men “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” to Bring Awareness to Sexual Violence

Men had the opportunity to step into women’s heels and bring awareness to sexualized violence on Saturday in Brainerd. The 14th annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event was...

Northwoods Adventure: Deer Hunting Regulations to Change With Latest CWD Detection

Deer hunting season in parts of Minnesota will experience changes in regulations following the detection of chronic wasting disease (CWD) in the Grand Rapids area this...

MnDOT Proposes New Reconstruction Effort for Highway 197 in Bemidji

Over the past three years, the Minnesota Department of Transportation has been working on a proposal to help make the design of Highway 197 in Bemidji safer and more...

Red Lake Man Sentenced to Nearly 20 Years in Prison for Rape

A Red Lake man was sentenced to nearly 20 years in prison for aggravated sexual assault. On April 20th, 2022, John Paul Sayers, 30, pleaded guilty to one count of...

Two-Vehicle Collision Kills Baxter Man

A two-vehicle crash resulted in the death of a Baxter man and sent one person to the hospital with severe injuries yesterday. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, on...