Authorities Give Fireworks Safety Tips for 4th of July Weekend

It’s that time of the year again, where families gather together to celebrate one of America’s grandest holidays, Independence Day. And of course, it wouldn’t...

Operation Dry Water Underway for 4th of July Weekend

With the 4th of July weekend underway, Minnesota law enforcement is working to make the water safe as well as the land. In recent years, more than half of Minnesota boat...

MnDOT Reminds Motorists to Drive Safely in Work Zones Over Holiday Weekend

With the summer warming up and the 4th of July right around the corner, Minnesota highways will be seeing an increase in traffic this weekend. However, road construction...

Bemidji Area Schools Superintendent Tim Lutz Celebrates Retirement

Friends, family, and colleagues of Tim Lutz gathered at the Bemidji School District’s main office Wednesday night to celebrate his retirement and tenure as...

Minnesota Making Use of Volunteers to Monitor Water Quality

Monitoring water quality is important for Minnesota lakes, helping us determine whether or not we are making progress in cleaning up our waterways. It reveals the health...

Bemidji State University Ranked Among Top in Nation for Affordability & Quality

Bemidji State University was recently ranked among top schools in the nation for both affordability and quality. BSU’s degree programs received a variety of awards...

Crow Wing County Highway Maintenance Plans for Week of July 4th

In a release, Crow Wing County has detailed highway maintenance plans for the week of July 4. Throughout the week, maintenance crews will perform spray patching...

Edibles, Beverages with THC Legal Friday in Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A new Minnesota law taking effect Friday allows people 21 and older to buy edibles and beverages that contain a limited amount of THC, the...

Ridgeway Neighborhood Initiative Hosting Community Picnics in Bemidji

Bemidji Rotarians are working with other organizations and city council members to build a better relationship with those in the Ridgeway neighborhood. One method of...

DNR, Mille Lacs Band Partner to Tell Stories of St. Croix State Park Land

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has partnered with the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe and the local community to tell the stories of those who have lived and...

Crow Wing County Surveying Homeowners, Businesses on Storm Damage

Crow Wing County is working with the State of Minnesota to ask residential and business owners if they suffered substantial damage from recent storms. The dates these...

Bemidji Begins 2022 Street Renewal Project at Ridgeway Avenue

The city of Bemidji will start their Street Renewal 2022 Project on July 5th. This project is in partnership with Northern Paving Inc. Reconstruction will begin at...