Essentia Health Postpones Appointments and Procedures Amid COVID-19

Starting today, Essentia Health will be postponing all routine appointments and elective procedures until April 1st in the Brainerd Lakes area. The decision was made to...

Wadena County Sheriff’s Office Responds To COVID-19 Pandemic

The Wadena County Sheriff’s Office is taking proactive steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19 by closing visitation for inmates, suspending fingerprint identification...

Brainerd Area YMCA Closes Programs To Combat COVID-19

To limit the spread of COVID-19, the Brainerd Area YMCA has announced that March 17th would be the last day of regularly scheduled programs until further notice. However,...

Bemidji Community Food Shelf to Provide Parking Lot Distribution

In order to limit the spread of COVID-19, the Bemidji Community Food Shelf will hand out pre-packaged boxed food to minimize person-to-person contact. The Bemidji...

In Business: Victual Serving Specialty Foods and More In Downtown Crosby

Victual in downtown Crosby opened its doors last summer to provide shoppers with premium ice cream and specialty foods. Victual is a local shop that provides...

Overnight Burglary At Red Rooster Bar In Genola

Two suspects have burglarized the Red Rooster Bar overnight in Genola. According to a report from the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office, on Monday, March 16th at...

Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity Raises Money For Brainerd Family

Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity held performances at Dennis Drummond Winery in Brainerd to help support the Svoboda family, who are in need of a new home. Spirit Movement...

Visitor Restrictions At Tri-County Health Care In Wadena

To limit the possible spread of viruses, Tri-County Health Care will not allow visitors to any of its clinics. On Friday, March 13th at approximately 12 p.m., Tri-County...

Moose Population Remains Stable For The Ninth Year In A Row

After nine years, the Minnesota’s moose population remains relatively stable, but reproductive success remains low. The recent stability is good news, however researchers...

Golden Apple: Baxter Elementary Starts “Read To Me” Book Program

Baxter Elementary recently started their “Read To Me” book program, which allows students to take home a preferred book that their parents will read. Teachers provide...

Sanford Health Announces New Visitor Policy Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Sanford Health has declared a new visitor policy to take effect on March 13th to protect the health and safety of its patients and staff in response to the COVID-19...

Update: Vehicle Involved In Robbery Found In Lastrup

The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office confirms the getaway vehicle involved in a robbery last weekend at Tiny’s Tavern has been found. According to a report from the...