More Than 1,100 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Monday

The state reported 1,191 new COVID-19 cases today along with no deaths. The cases came from 15,620 tests for a case positivity rate of 7.6%. The seven-day rolling average...

Woman Trying to Get Dog Off Lap Involved in Two-Car Collision in Hubbard County

A driver who was trying to get one of her three dogs off her lap collided with another vehicle on Hubbard County Road 14 in Straight River Township yesterday. The woman...

Structure Fire in Wadena County Destroys Shed

A storage shed was destroyed in a fire in Wadena County last Friday. On Friday, May 7, at about 2:06 PM, the Wadena County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a...

Two People Injured in ATV Crash Near Pequot Lakes

Two people were injured after their all-terrain vehicle rolled over in a driveway near Pequot Lakes. According to Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch, the report came in around...

Charges Filed Against Man Accused of Holding Hostages at St. Cloud Bank

Charges have been filed against a man accused of holding five employees hostage during an eight-hour standoff at a St. Cloud Bank that lasted more than eight hours....

MN Regulators Given OK From Judge to Adopt New “Clean Car” Rules

Minnesota regulators have a green light to adopt new “clean car” rules without getting approval from the legislature. A ruling Friday from an administrative...

Bemidji Steel Co. Receives $100,000 Grant for Expansion Project

Bemidji Steel Compnay is planning an expansion project. The company will expand into Hubbard County in Helga Township and will build an additional facility there. This...

Bemidji State University Celebrates 2021 Graduates

With a graduating class of 1,013 in undergraduate and graduate levels, students will now walk away with their diploma from Bemidji State University. The commencement was...

In Focus: Brainerd Hosts First Annual Spring Fling

Over the course of Friday, May 7, and Saturday, May 8, Brainerd is promoting traveling downtown by putting on their first annual Spring Fling. Brainerd was founded 150...

House Fire Near Remer Results in Fatality (Updated with Video)

A one-year-old boy has died in a house fire in Cass County near Remer. Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on May 7, 2021 at 1:46 AM, the Cass County Sheriff’s...

Bemidji Police Release Video of Paul Bunyan Arm Damage

The Bemidji Police Department has released a video of damage to the Paul Bunyan statue in downtown Bemidji. The video shows a group of six individuals climbing and...