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...

In Focus: Brainerd Community Theatre Bringing Public “Home for the Holidays”

Brainerd Community Theatre will soon be live streaming “Home for the Holidays,” a collection of holiday greetings and music for those not able to get together...

Buena Vista Ski Area in Bemidji Opts For Virtual Ski Swap

Buena Vista Ski Area’s annual ski swap and equipment sale event has been moved virtually due to COVID-19 restrictions. It will now be a Facebook Live event. If you...

Bemidji Parks and Recreation Announces Esports Club

Minnesota Esports Club & Bemidji Parks & Recreation have announced a partnership guided at providing youth esports to the community of Bemidji. Esports is a form...

In Focus: BSU Music Professor Creates Educational Videos Now Used in Over 50 Schools

Dr. Jennifer Olson, BSU Music Professor, saw a need in the community, and because teaching music can be hard during distance learning, the program that she has created is...

Golden Apple: Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School Takes Steps to Support Students

One of the challenges that Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School faced with distance learning last spring was the lack of internet access for students and families. But leading up to...

Lamplighter Community Theatre in Staples to Present “The Last Five Years”

It’s just one week until the curtain opens in Staples for a performance and screening of “The Last Five Years.” Preparations for a show unlike any other...

Tri-County Health Care and CentraCare Expand Cardiology Services

Tri-County Health Care announced today their expansion of its partnership with CentraCare’s Heart & Vascular Center. The partnership will expand its cardiology...

In Focus: The Circus Science Spectacular Takes the Stage at Reif Center

The Reif Center in Grand Rapids has begun a series of virtual field trips. It has been months since most people have been able to see a live theater show, but Friday at...

Remdesivir Approved by Regulators to Treat COVID-19

U.S. regulators have approved the first drug to treat COVID-19. Remdesivir is an antiviral medicine given through an IV. Its maker, Gilead Sciences, Inc., said Thursday...

Mid-Minnesota Women’s Center Currently Holding Online Fundraiser

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and the Mid-Minnesota Women’s Center is holding an online fundraiser to help victims in the area. The Brainerd-based...

In Focus: BSU Virtual Concert Series to Present Chinook Winds

The Chinook Winds, a wind quintet based out of Great Falls, Montana, will be adding their classical performances and unique song arrangements to BSU’s Bemidji...