Bemidji Education Association Holds School Board Candidate Forum

Over the weekend, Gene Dillon Elementary’s gymnasium was filled with prospective voters that gathered to hear from candidates for this year’s Bemidji School Board...

Heritage Church of Baxter Celebrates 100 Years

A big milestone has been accomplished by Heritage Church in Baxter. Last Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, the church celebrated 100 years of serving the community. Churches...

Local Educator Gives Loon Presentation at New York Mills Public Library

Did you know that Minnesota is the only state with the loon as its state bird? That’s just one of the many fun facts about the animal that was taught by Steve Maanum...

Grand Rapids Football Celebrates 9th Annual “Victory Day”

Since 2014, the Grand Rapids Football program has celebrated “Victory Day” the Saturday morning after their Friday night homecoming game. “Victory...

In Business: Bemidji’s Hatchet House Hits the Mark with Customers

A new business in Bemidji is hitting the mark with customers of all ages and creating new experiences – or should that be new axe-periences? The Hatchet House of...

Minnesota Will Pay $487 Bonuses to 1M Frontline Workers

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — More than 1 million Minnesotans have qualified for bonus checks to frontline workers to recognize their work during the COVID-19 pandemic, but the...

One Dead Following ATV Rollover at Foot Hills State Forest

A Center City, MN man died after his ATV rolled into a ravine over the weekend at the Spider Lake ATV Recreation Area in the Foot Hills State Forest. According to Cass...