Enbridge Line 3 Gets Authorization from Minnesota Public Utilities Commission

Enbridge is one step away from receiving authorization to replace Line 3 after approval from the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission today. The MPUC’s authorization to...

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...

Walz, House GOP, Unveil Aid Plans for Hard-Hit Businesses

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democratic Gov. Tim Walz and Minnesota House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled aid proposals targeted at providing relief to small businesses that have...

Family of Little Falls Hunter Recalls His Death Four Years Later

Four years ago this month, a Little Falls hunter was found dead on his parents’ property. Terry Brisk was killed at the age of 41. In part one of a three-part...

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...

Final Federal Permit Approved for Line 3 Pipeline Replacement

On Monday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approved the final federal permit for Enbridge Energy’s planned Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement across northern...

Pine River Fish Passage Benefiting Both Land and Water

The Pine River Fish Passage Project mission was to repair the rock dam and restore fish passage, but there is more to it than just that. “It extends to the...

In Business: Thanksgiving To-Go Dinners in Bemidji

Like other restaurants in the area, Country Kitchen will be providing Thanksgiving to-go meals for families this holiday season. The restaurant is allowing families to...

Bemidji Senior Center Temporarily Closes

The Bemidji Senior Center will be temporarily closed beginning today, Monday, November 23rd through the month of December due to current COVID-19 infection rates in the...

COVID-19 Exposure Notification Mobile App Now Available in Minnesota

Governor Tim Walz today announced the availability of a new COVID-19 exposure notification mobile application, COVIDaware MN. The voluntary, anonymous application will...

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...

Brainerd Bars and Restaurants Imploring People to Buy Locally

With new restrictions on bars and restaurants requiring they close for indoor dining, establishments are imploring people to buy local. 612 Station, a local bar and...