Caution Urged on Local Lakes Ahead of Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza

With events like the Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza this week, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office is urging caution for participants or anyone else who may...

NWICDC in Bemidji, White Earth College Awarded Workforce Grants from DEED Office

Two area organizations have been awarded a total of nearly $1 million in workforce grants from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) in...

Brainerd City Council Offers City Administrator Position to Nick Broyles

Brainerd City Council members have selected a person they hope will soon become the city’s next City Administrator. After a two-day process, the council unanimously...

Crow Wing Co. Allocates Over $500,000 Towards AIS Inspections This Year

Crow Wing County has allocated over $500,000 towards inspecting aquatic invasive species this year. Every year since 2014, the state’s provided $450,000 to the county for...

‘Spirits of Nisswa’ Liquor Store May Play Role in Schaefer’s Foods Development

Nisswa’s municipal liquor store “Spirits of Nisswa” may play a vital role in Schaefer’s Foods’ development project soon. The Nisswa City Council recently...

Confidence Learning Center to Host 44th Annual Special Olympics Winter Carnival

The Confidence Learning Center in Brainerd will be hosting the 44th annual Special Olympics Winter Carnival on Feb. 15. The event will be run by Area 5 Special Olympics...