Bemidji Highway Renovation To Begin

In the next several months, changes will have to be made to Highway 197 in Bemidji in order to comply with the American Disabilities Act. Find out more about them here.

Congressmen Visit Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School

They’ve heard stories about the deterioration and hazardous conditions at the Bug O Nay Ge Shig school and today Congressmen John Kline, Rick Nolan, and Todd Rokita went to see the damage for themselves. Find out about the damage and safety violations at the school and what...

Northwoods Adventure – Brainerd Easter Egg Hunt

It’s the equivalent of unwrapping gifts on Christmas morning, or Trick-or-Treating on Halloween. Easter has come and gone, but it wouldn’t have been complete without an Easter Egg Hunt. This year’s hunt happened at Lum Park in Brainerd. And although the exact number of years it...

Brainerd Fire Chief Announces Retirement

Since March of 1960 there’s been a Stunek at the Brainerd Fire Department. Starting next month that’ll come to an end when Chief Kevin Stunek retires. He says being fire chief was a dream come true. Chief Stunek says he’s proud to have served the Brainerd area and of what his...

The World of Electricity

The history and importance of electricity! Community members attended Beltrami Electric Cooperative’s presentation called “The World of Electricity” about how electricity has changed over the past 75 years.

Nisswa American Legion Hosts Easter Egg Hunt

Over 300 people came to attend the Nisswa American Legion Easter Egg Hunt Saturday. It’s a tradition spanning four decades. The free event allowed kids 12 and under a chance the collect as many Easter Eggs as they could find, while connecting the community with American Legion....

Central Lakes College Unveils Newly Re-branded Half Mile

In today’s busy world, exercise seems to always come in second place. So in cooperation with National Public Health Week, Central Lakes College in Brainerd is encouraging everyone to get active. The half-mile has been around for several years, but they say it was time for a much...

Reif Center Renovations

The Reif Center in Grand Rapids kicked off their $8 million renovation project today with their groundbreaking ceremony after about three and a half years of planning. The additions and renovations are scheduled to last ten months and the center hopes to reopen in February 2016.

Sanford Center Hosts First Powwow

Three different tribal nations came to the Sanford Center in order to share their culture with government officials and the public. Find out more about what happened during the powwow here.

In Focus: Art Exhibits on First Friday

Several different types of art came to Gallery North in Bemidji during April First Friday events. One of those displays, the Minnesota Traveling Mini Show, caught some attention. Find out more about this artwork here.

NTSB Releases Preliminary Report For Deadly Pine River Airplane Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board or NTSB released their preliminary report for the plane crash that killed two people in Pine River saying the plane could have been going as slow as 20mph and barely got over the tree line. The NTSB report says the plane went into a...

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