Over 6,400 Newly Reported COVID-19 Cases Reported Tuesday in Minnesota

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 6,423 new COVID-19 cases today along with 38 newly reported deaths. Health officials also say a record 1,828 people are...

Health Officials Urge Public to Keep Thanksgiving Celebrations to Immediate Family

Thanksgiving is traditionally a time for people to come together over a meal, but this year due to COVID-19, that can be very dangerous. COVID-19 is on the rise across...

Over 6,000 Newly Reported COVID-19 Cases Reported Monday

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 6,353 new COVID-19 cases today along with 24 newly reported deaths. There were 1,591 new cases per 100,000 people in Minnesota...

Closure Impact on Gyms in Bemidji

Restaurants and bars are not the only businesses that are being impacted by the four-week shutdown. This will also be the second time that gyms and fitness centers will...

68 New COVID-19 Deaths Reported in Minnesota Friday

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 6,812 new COVID-19 cases today along with 68 newly reported deaths. 11 of the deaths came from residents in the Lakeland...

MN Hospitals at Breaking Point as Record COVID-19 Deaths Occur

Doctors are urging Minnesotans to take COVID-19 seriously and to comply with new restrictions that take effect Friday night. They appeared with Gov. Walz on Thursday to...

Bemidji Middle and High Schools Switching To Virtual Learning

Bemidji Area Schools is shifting to distance learning for grades six through 12 starting after Thanksgiving. The last day of hybrid learning will be Friday, November...

Minnesota to Close Bars, Restaurants, Gyms for Four Weeks

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz plans to announce new COVID-19 restrictions on Wednesday that will shut down indoor dining at bars and restaurants, close gyms...

Gov. Walz Planning to Announce New COVID-19 Restrictions on Wednesday

Gov. Tim Walz plans to announce a new round of COVID-19 restrictions on Wednesday, including guidance for fall and winter youth sports, in order to slow the virus’s...

National Guard Nurses Called In to Help with COVID-19 on Red Lake Reservation

Due to many nurses in Red Lake being infected with COVID-19, National Guard nurses have been called in to help with the COVID-19 situation on the reservation. Chairman...

Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Continues Efforts To Provide Flu Shots

The flu shot clinic was available for IHS eligible patients and Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe employees. The event is a part of a mass continuous effort to allow members who...