BSU & NTC Celebrate Black History Month With Book Corners

Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical Academy are celebrating Black History Month with brand new book corners in their libraries. For the entire month, books featuring various themes of black history will be highlighted in both the AC Clark Library at BSU and the...

Golden Apple: Bemidji Middle School Hosts 1st Ever Art Show

Bemidji Middle School Science Fair attendees were bound to see some pretty cool projects during the event, but this year, guests were given a bonus treat as the BMS Art Show was happening simultaneously. “We did it the same night as the science fair just because we knew there...

Minnesota DNR Commissioner Visits Brainerd

The commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources made a stop in Brainerd Thursday to discuss Governor Tim Walz’s proposed budget and how it will affect our natural resources. “I feel really pleased to be here in Brainerd today at the Northland Arboretum to talk...

3 Men Charged In Red Lake Heroin Trafficking Case That Resulted In Two Deaths

Three men have been charged in a October heroin trafficking case on the Red Lake Reservation that resulted in the shooting deaths of two people. United State Attorney Erica H. MacDonald announced an indictment charging Franklin “Frankie” Jackson, 23, Kristopher “Blood Money”...

“Make It Okay” Presentation Aims To End Mental Illness Stigma At BSU

Bemidji State University wants their faculty, students and staff to know that it’s okay to talk about mental illness. Today, strides were made to help break the stigma with a “Make It Okay” presentation. “It was meant to be an interactive session where people can talk about their...

Good Food, Good Life, 365 – Sweet and Spicy Roasted Cauliflower

Sweet and Spicy Roasted Cauliflower 4 cups cauliflower florets 2 Tablespoons maple syrup 1 Tablespoons sriracha 2 Tablespoons grapeseed oil 1 1/2 teaspoons tamari or soy sauce 1/2 teaspoon black pepper Preheat oven to 400º and line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Mix sauce...

Local Fraternity Works To Raise Awareness For The Prevention Of Child Abuse

A new organization in the Brainerd Area is working to raise money to combat child abuse. The Kings of Hearts formed in 2018 and meets twice a month to work to raise money for a good cause. The Kings of Hearts is a fraternal order that was founded by Caleb Hall and Caleb Johnson...

Brainerd Students To Receive Google Chromebooks For 2019-2020 School Year

All Brainerd High School students will soon have their own Google Chromebook computers to use at home and while they are at school. Every high school student will receive their own Chromebook before the start of the 2019-2020 new school year. A one-time non-refundable insurance...

Brainerd High School Updates Security Procedures

Brainerd High School has implemented new security features today at both their north and south campuses. Starting today, all exterior doors on both the north and south high school campuses will be locked until 7:00 a.m. Six entrances will then be open until they are locked again...