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...

Minnesota House Passes $900M Increase To Education Budget

ST. PAUL–The Minnesota House passed its education omnibus bill, which includes $900 million in new spending on public education. “Students shouldn’t be denied the support...

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...

Tiny Home Sweet Home – BSU Unveils Project Two Years In The Making

It’s not everyday that a college student gets the opportunity to design and build a home from the ground up. The Bemidji State University Tiny Home Project has been in...

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...

Possible Choices For Ice Arena Presented To Bemidji City Council

It was a conversation that was put on ice over a year ago when the Bemidji City Council was faced with the question about whether or not to renovate or replace its...

Tobacco 21 Law In Effect in Bemidji

The Tobacco 21 law in Bemidji has gone into effect today. The ordinance raised the tobacco buying age to 21. The purchasing age of tobacco and tobacco products was...

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 Conservation Officer Dies In Line Of Duty

A Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officer has died in the line of duty following an incident that happened on Friday, April 19, on Cross Lake in...

Bemidji School Board Members & Staff Discuss Funding Issues With Local Legislators

The Bemidji School District is facing a $1.3 million shortfall. Officials have already begun the process of making budget cuts, but both school board members and staff...

Kids Bring Famous Americans To Life In Wax Museum At St. Philip’s School

A recent class assignment brought historical figures, athletes, and icons from the past and present to life. Fifth graders at St. Philip’s School dressed up as famous...

Bemidji High School Students Make It Easy To Learn Ojibwe By Adding QR Codes Around School

Six students from Billy Copenace’s Ojibwe language class at Bemidji High School wanted to do something about reviving the Ojibwe language. “Not that many...