BSU Preps For The Professional World With Practice Interviews

Bemidji State University is always looking for ways to prepare students for the real world, which is why they have been hosting free practice interviews for students....

Over 50 Vendors Participate In Bemidji Bridal Expo

The Bemidji Bridal Expo returned this weekend with more surprises and vendors than ever before. The expo is the largest of it’s kind in Northern Minnesota and usually...

In Business: Mickey’s Subs And Pizza Has Been A Brainerd Staple Since 1982

For over 30 years, a unique octagonal glass building has occupied the corner of Norwood and South 5th Street in downtown Brainerd. Mickey’s Pizza and Subs is best known...

Local Legislators Discuss Local Issues At Annual Eggs & Issues Event

Many Lakes Area business owners enjoyed their breakfast this morning while interacting with their local legislators discussing issues that affect business in the area at...

In Business: Integral Hockey Of Bemidji Brings Broken Sticks Back To Life

You may think that when a hockey stick breaks, it’s the end of the line, but thanks to “Integral Hockey,” a lot of sticks are being resurrected and kept in the g...

Holly Holm Hired As Next Nisswa Chamber President

The Nisswa Chamber of Commerce will see some changes in the next couple of months as a new director takes the reins. Holly Holm will succeed Shawn Hansen, the current...

In Business: Lonesome Cottage Is Country’s Largest Rustic Furniture Manufacturer

Hotels, resorts, and homes across the United States are furnished with rustic furniture made right in Pequot Lakes at Lonesome Cottage. “We’re the largest rustic...

Bemidji Area Joins “Rural Child Care Innovation Program”

Right now in the Bemidji area, we’re over 500 child care slot short of where we’d like to be, and that number is growing. That’s why the city is working hard to address...

Crosslake Hosts 16th Annual Winterfest This Weekend

Luckily for residents in Crosslake, the polar vortex has left Minnesota in time for Crosslake’s Winterfest. This is the 16th annual Winterfest where many local businesses...

Dairy Queen To Open New Location In East Brainerd

Though sub-zero temperatures continue for Minnesota this week, spring is around the corner. Dairy Queen in Brainerd is preparing for the warmer season ahead by expanding...

Dollar General Opens In Deerwood

Next to their fire department, Deerwood residents will now notice a Dollar General store that has recently opened its doors to customers. Dollar General’s newest store...