Itasca County Has All Three COVID-19 Vaccines Available for Residents

A special clinic offering the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be hosted Wednesday and Thursday, April 14 and 15 at Grand Itasca Clinic & Hospital in...

Two Arrested After Assault Investigation in Brainerd

Two men have been arrested for second-degree assault after Brainerd officers found one person suffering from a stab wound. On April 9 at 1:35 AM, Brainerd officers...

Bemidji School District Boundaries, Classroom Size Adjustments Discussed at Meeting

The Bemidji School Board held a special meeting Thursday to discuss changes to district boundaries and classroom sizes due to the closure of Central Elementary. The...

One-Year-Old Child Rescued From House Fire in Wadena County

A one-year-old child who was located on the second floor of a house fire in Verndale was rescued by fire personnel and was later flown out to the Hennepin County Medical...

Bemidji City Council Approves U.S Highway 71 Reconstruction Project

The Bemidji City Council voted on Monday to approve the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s reconstruction project of U.S. Highway 71, a step that was needed...

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center Offering Free Women’s Screenings

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center’s Crosby Clinic will be hosting free breast and cervical cancer screenings for uninsured and under-insured women, 40 years and older, who...

GigaZone Gaming Tournament Goes Virtual This Year

The fifth GigaZone Gaming Championship, hosted by Paul Bunyan Communications, will be held virtually this year for three consecutive weekends. This year’s main...

Boys & Girls Club in Bemidji Receives New Addition to Gardening Program

The Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji Area has a new addition to their gardening program, which will further expand and provide access to more fresh produce for their...

Three Survive Cold Waters After Canoe Capsizes in Lake Marquette

Three individuals were treated for hypothermia after their canoe capsized on Lake Marquette last week. On Friday, April 2 at about 3:08 p.m., ambulance personnel...

Golden Apple: 3rd Grade Class at Horace May Elementary Makes Syrup

Casey Reierson’s third grade class at Horace May Elementary in Bemidji is currently learning how to make real syrup. Students tapped four trees to create sap and...

Minnesota Reports Over 2,000 New COVID-19 Cases for First Time in Months

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota exceeded more than 2,000 daily cases of the coronavirus on Thursday for the first time in months as cases in recent weeks continue to trend...

Minnesota COVID-19 Hospitalization Numbers Show Increase

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota cases and hospitalizations driven by coronavirus variants in recent weeks continue to steadily climb, even as officials make progress on the...