In Focus: Oak Hills College Student Becomes Viral TikToker

Jesse (Jex) Nwalor is a student-athlete at Oak Hills Christian College in Bemidji, but being a student-athlete isn’t the only thing Nwalor focuses on. His love for...

Play Featuring Frederick Douglass Coming to Reif Center in Grand Rapids

The Reif Center will be putting on a production of a play titled “Frederick Douglass: Life in the Shadow of Slavery.” The performance will be socially distanced in...

Brainerd Woman Releasing Debut Book About Minnesota’s Northwoods

“One Hundred Things to Do in Minnesota Northwoods Before You Die” is the debut book from Brainerd resident Julie Jo Larson. The book contains activities like...

In Focus: Headwaters Music & Arts Letting Teens Jam With the Band

Headwaters Music & Arts in Bemidji has started a new program designed for teens to learn what it means to play in a band full of different instruments. One of the...

In Focus: Brainerd Community Theatre Presenting “Talking With”

Central Lakes College is offering anyone missing performance arts a way to reconnect with the theater. The play “Talking With” features a collection of...

Beltrami County Fair Board Plans for 2021

The Beltrami County Fair is officially on for 2021 and scheduled for August 11 through 15. The board is meeting with local groups to brainstorm the best ways to host...

Sanford Health Workers Help Inspire New Song from “Lady A”

The stories of Sanford Health front-line workers became the inspiration for a new song by a Grammy Award-winning band. 2020 was a year like no other for healthcare...

In Focus: Bemidji Symphony Orchestra to Perform “Conversations with Copland”

The Bemidji Symphony Orchestra has worked throughout the pandemic to create concerts that are both entertaining and safe. Next week, they will hold performances both...

Beltrami County Historical Society Seeking Coloring Book Drawings for Bemidji’s Anniversary

The Beltrami County Historical Society is seeking artist submissions for a coloring book they are compiling to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the city of Bemidji....

Bemidji Public Library Celebrating Women’s History Month with Photography Exhibit

The Bemidji Public Library is celebrating Women’s History Month with a photographic exhibit. The showcase will feature images and stories of powerful women...

In Focus: “Peculiar Painter” in Walker Adds New Touches to Shop

For this week’s In Focus, we visited Peculiar Painter, a paint and gallery shop in Walker to get a glimpse of how the store has added new and unique items since...