Fall Fun Food Festival At Bemidji’s McKenzie Place Ending This Weekend

This is the last weekend to stop by the 20th annual Fall Fun Food Festival at McKenzie Place in Bemidji to buy some of your favorite must-have foods. The festival celebrates fall and specialty foods from Minnesota and all around the country. It features a wide variety of jams,...

Bemidji High School Holds First Annual Career Fair

Students at Bemidji High School started the school day exploring potential career options today. Over 1,000 students attended the school’s first annual career fair. The purpose is to allow students to check out different career pathways and to give them the opportunity to talk to...

“Bring Her Home: Stolen Daughters of Turtle Island” Opens At Watermark Art Center

In collaboration with the International Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women (#MMIW) awareness campaign, “Bring Her Home: Stolen Daughters of Turtle Island”, which opened Friday at Bemidji’s Watermark Art Center, highlights the ongoing epidemic of missing and...

Rick Fargo Awarded Brainerd Community Member Of The Month

Earlier this week, Rick Fargo was honored with the Brainerd Community Member of the Month award. The award is decided by Brainerd mayor Ed Menk and recognizes community members who aren’t normally in the spotlight but are constantly helping out their fellow neighbors and...

In Focus: MMBA Holds 2nd Annual Lumber And Lace Fashion Show

A unique fashion show was held last night in Brainerd where participants designed pieces with materials not typically found in fashion. Electrical wire, caution tape, and fiber cable are items you would not normally associate with fashion. That was not the case Thursday night in...

Veteran Affairs Commissioner Discusses Revised Plans For Bemidji Veterans Home

The Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Veteran Affairs visited Bemidji today to discuss the proposed veterans home to city and county leaders. A small meeting was held to talk about updates to the veterans home. The three main areas that were discussed involved the plan...

Golden Apple: TrekNorth Varsity Choir Members Share Their Love Of Music

Numerous studies show that having an art curriculum in a child’s education improves not only their academic performance but also improves their motor skills, confidence, visual learning and much more. Jake, TrekNorth Varsity Choir Secretary, states, “Honestly I believe that...

Northland Arboretum Gets Ready For 2019 Haunted Trail

The 2019 Haunted Trail put on by the Northern Arboretum is right around the corner. With 2,000 people expected to arrive each night for the 3-day event, you can bet that Arboretum members are getting excited. “Our theme this year is ‘Beasts of Brainerd,’ so we...