Golden Apple: Nisswa Elementary Students Plant Crabapple Tree For Arbor Day

Students at Nisswa Elementary School got to celebrate Arbor Day in a special way today. Members of the Mid-Minnesota Builders Association visited the school to plant a...

Gov. Walz Announces Appointment To Fill 9th Judicial District Vacancy

Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan announced Thursday the appointment of Matthew Mallie as District Court Judge in Minnesota’s Ninth Judicial...

Brainerd Community Theatre Announces 50th Summer Season

The Brainerd Community Theatre is gearing up for their 50th summer season. They recently announced the three shows that will make up what director Patrick Spradlin cal...

CLC Certified As Breastfeeding-Friendly By Minnesota Department Of Health

Central Lakes College was recently certified as a Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace by the Minnesota Department of Health for its contributions to the health of mothers...

Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office Reminds Of Water Safety As Fishing Opener Approaches

The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office is reminding the public to be safe around bodies of water now that the ice has gone out on most area lakes and fishing opener...

Brainerd’s Fun ‘N’ Friends Celebrates 30 Years Of Programming

The Brainerd Public School District’s child care program, Fun ’N’ Friends, is celebrating 30 years of programming this year. Fun ’N’ Friends was was established in 1989...

Event Planned In Brainerd To Honor Families Of Soldiers

A unique event honoring soldiers and their families is coming to the Brainerd Lakes Area next week for the second year. The Honoring Families of Soldiers event will be...

Crosslake Bicyclist Airlifted To Hospital After Being Struck By Truck

A Crosslake woman was airlifted to the hospital after being struck by a truck while riding a bicycle in Crosslake on Friday, April 19. The Crosslake Police Department...

Solar Arrays Installed At Pequot Lakes And Pine River-Backus School Districts

As of this month, 25% of the energy used by the Pequot Lakes School District is now solar powered. This is the second solar array that has been installed this year at...

DNR Seeks Comments On EAW For Cuyuna Country State Trail Development

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking comments on an environmental assessment worksheet, or EAW, to address a proposed expansion of recreational trails...

In Focus: Mille Lacs Indian Museum Celebrates 100th Anniversary Of The Jingle Dress

This year marks the 100th anniversary of a Native American healing tradition: the jingle dress dance. The Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post is celebrating the...

Two-Vehicle Crash Northwest Of Pierz Results In Injury

A two-vehicle crash northwest of Pierz resulted in injury on Thursday, April 18, 2019. The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office reports that at approximately 12:19 p.m....