Sen. Gazelka Honored By Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities

A long-time Brainerd Lakes Area legislator was recently honored by the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities for his tenure at the Capitol. The coalition recognized Sen....

Prosecutor Wants to Intervene in Doe v. MN Case on Abortion Restrictions

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota prosecutor wants the state Court of Appeals to reconsider a judge’s ruling that many state abortion restrictions are unconstitutional....

Kids Summer Reading Program in Crosby Caps Off with Carnival

by Justin Othoudt Summer is almost at an end, but that doesn’t mean it can’t go out with a bang. The Jessie F. Hallett Memorial Library in Crosby put on a carnival on...

Bemidji’s South Lake Irving Association Holds 50th Fish Fry for National Night Out

For 50 years, those with the South Lake Irving Association have celebrated public safety and civil servants in the Bemidji neighborhood. Tuesday night was no different....

Glassblowing on Display at Crow Wing County Fair

Centuries of art techniques are on display at this year’s Crow Wing County Fair thanks to a new educational Legacy Grant. Spectators can watch and learn about the...

Over 1,000 Visitors to Pinewood Fire Tower Anticipated During Beltrami County Fair

The Beltrami County Fair is just around the corner, and one of its more popular attractions will see over 1,000 people visit over the duration of the fair. The Pinewood...

Minnesota Case Weighs Right to Emergency Contraception

AITKIN, Minn. (AP) — A trial in Minnesota is expected to decide whether a woman’s human rights were violated when a pharmacist denied her request in 2019 to fill a...

New Mobile Clinic Introduced at Red Lake Community Health Day

Red Lake’s annual Community Health Day returned to large crowds and new additions to the nation’s healthcare on Thursday, July 28th in Redby. In hosting the...

In-Focus: Beltrami County 4-H Members Learn About Style and Substance

Members of the Beltrami County 4-H Club showed off a style of their own earlier this week in the annual Fashion Review judging. They showcased different aspects of...

Plans for Future Developments in Area 3 of Bemidji Airport on Hold Due to Infrastructure Concerns

Any future plans for developments at the Bemidji Regional Airport are currently delayed following the latest city council work session. 57 acres of land at the airport,...

Ellison: No appeal to defend Minnesota abortion restrictions

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Attorney General Keith Ellison said Thursday that he won’t appeal a ruling that struck down most of Minnesota’s restrictions on abortion as...

Sanford Behavioral Health of Bemidji Takes Part in Supporting Nationwide 988 Crisis Line

With the nationwide Suicide Prevention Hotline having implemented the 988 usage this month faculty and staff at Sanford Behavioral Health of Bemidji have found it to be...