4,131 New COVID-19 Cases, 56 Deaths Reported Friday in MN

The state today reported 56 new COVID-19 related deaths along with 4,131 new coronavirus cases. Because no data was reported on the Thanksgiving holiday, today’s...

UPDATE: Two Women Involved in Highway 210 Crash Near Brainerd Identified

UPDATE: According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 19-year-old Katrina Rose Lipp, the driver of the vehicle, and 21-year-old Tiffanie Amber Rivera, the passenger, were...

Family of Minnesota Pastor Killed in Crash Forgives Man Sentenced for His Death

It was a prime example of how just drinking and driving one time can have tragic consequences. That was the message today from the Clearwater County prosecutor and family...

Walker Gets Ready for “Festival of Lights” Event

The town of Walker has been busy this past week prepping for their annual Festival of Lights event, which takes place this weekend. Both visitors and locals alike will be...

Over Half a Million Lights, Fireworks to Brighten Up Bemidji at 25th Annual Night We Light

This Friday, November 26, over half a million lights will be illuminated during the 25th annual Night We Light celebration in Bemidji. The silver anniversary features the...

Aitkin Fish House Parade to Return for 30th Year

Since 1991, the Aitkin Fish House Parade has been a staple event for the city. Last year, it was cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns, but this year it’s back....

Bemidji Volunteers Preparing Thanksgiving Meals for Community

Volunteers were busy in Bemidji this week preparing special meals to go. The 41st annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner was prepared by a team of volunteers. But because...

3,759 New COVID-19 Cases, 53 Deaths Reported Wednesday in MN

The state today reported 53 new COVID-19 related deaths along with 3,759 new coronavirus cases. There were seven deaths in the Lakeland viewing area: One person from Cass...

Minnesota Man Dies in Apparent Hunting Accident in Wisconsin

SAXON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a Minnesota man was shot and killed in an apparent hunting accident in northwestern Wisconsin. The Iron County Sheriff’s Office says...

State Patrol Ramping Up DWI Enforcement During Holiday Season

The Minnesota State Patrol is ramping up DWI enforcement beginning tomorrow and lasting through New Year’s Eve. The campaign includes more than 300 law enforcement...

Thanksgiving Meals Being Offered in Brainerd Lakes Area

Almost 2000 Thanksgiving day meals will be given out to the Brainerd Lakes Area community over the next couple of days. CommUnity Foods around the Pine River-Backus area...

Northwoods Adventure: Brainerd Turkey Run Returning to In-Person Race

The 12th annual Brainerd Turkey Run is back for an in-person race after having a virtual event in 2020. This year’s event will start and finish at the Crow Wing...