Beltrami County Health Official Explains Increases in Reported COVID-19 Cases

The Minnesota Department of Health website shows nine cases of COVID-19 in Beltrami County as of Friday, May 15th, up three from a week ago, but local health officials...

CLC Looking to Keep Summer Education Program Running This Year

Central Lakes College will be, like many schools around the country, trying to keep their summer education program running. The college feels confident they are prepared...

CLC’s First Live-Streamed Show Deemed a Success

The first installment of Central Lakes College’s virtual performing arts show last Friday night was a smashing success. 200 people streamed the event live (which...

Walz to Let Stay-at-Home Order Expire, Changes to “Stay Safe” Strategy

Minnesota Governor Tim Walz said he will let his stay-at-home order expire as scheduled Monday, although he’ll leave key restrictions in place to keep up the...

Tri-County Health Care in Wadena Hosts Drive-Thru Mask Distribution

Tri-County Health Care in Wadena hosted a drive-thru coronavirus mask distribution on Wednesday. The event was thought of a few weeks ago by the group to help provide...

Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Announces First Confirmed COVID-19 Case

The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe has announced its first confirmed case of COVID-19. The infected person has a known travel history with an infected family member. Officials...

Crow Wing County Teen Hospitalized After Accidental Shooting

A Crow Wing County teenager was in critical condition Saturday after he was shot with a firearm by a member of his family. Those involved with the investigation confirmed...

Minnesota Bans Large In-Person High School and College Graduation Ceremonies

While most high schools and colleges around the world have already adapted to not having a traditional graduation for their 2020 graduating seniors, today, Minnesota has...

BSU Holds Virtual Celebration For Class of 2020

More than 1,000 students received undergraduate and graduate degrees from Bemidji State University today with a Zoom virtual celebration. The festivities were open to all...

CLC Performing Arts to Live Stream Music For “Social Distancing” Series

Central Lakes College and the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts will be hosting a live streamed solo performance to kick off their new “Gimme Shelter (in...

Crow Wing County Authorities Still Asking For Help in Locating Shooting Suspect

The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office is still asking for the public’s help in locating a suspect who was firing shots from his vehicle while chasing down a...

Minnesota Nurses Association Concerned With Decision to Restart Elective Surgeries

Members of the Minnesota Nurses Association say they’re frustrated by the Governor’s decision to restart elective surgeries in the state. MNA members say they...