Darrell Seki Sr. Sworn In as New Red Lake Chairman

The Red Lake Nation celebrated the inauguration of a new chairman today as Darrell Seki Sr. was officially sworn in to office. Today, Darrell Seki Sr. addressed the crowd of hundreds for the first time as the new chairman of Red Lake. Red Lake royalty, state lawmakers, and...

Kids Outdoor Camp-Northwoods Adventure

  The Northland Arboretum in Brainerd hosts the Outdoor Education Camp this week. Kids ages 10-12 learn about the natural world around them, and how to safely enjoy it. The kids learn how to identify different kinds of trees and tie different knots. They learn the bow-line...

Pequot Lakes Lions Club host 7th Cherry Car Show

  Pequot Lakes, start your engines. The Pequot Lakes Lions Club hosted their 7th annual Cherry Car Show this weekend at Trailside Park. More than 80 cars were shown off during the event to raise money for charity as well as bring people together. Pequot Lakes Lions Club...

Deerwood Bank Money Giveaway Update

  More money given away in area communities by Deerwood Bank.

Pet Fixers & Kindest Cut Partner Up For Pets

  Families with pets know that their furry friends are an important part of the family, that’s why Pet Fixers and the Kindest Cut have teamed up to help spay and neuter pets for low income families. The two organizations travel throughout Minnesota helping out pet...

Lake Bemidji host 14th Annual Kraus Anderson Walleye Classic

  Ready. Set. Fish. 100 teams of fishermen casted their lines on Lake Bemidji Saturday during the 14th annual Kraus Anderson Walleye Classic. The tournament director says it was another year of great weather, which made for a perfect day of competition on Lake Bemdji. Tracy...

Update: Four-year-old Bemidji boy’s death

  More information is included in the video on the tragic accidental death of a four-year-old Bemidji boy.   His obituary can be found here. http://www.ceasefuneralhome.com/fh/obituaries/obituary.cfm?o_id=2552033&fh_id=11968

Motorcyclist dies after hitting an SUV in Brainerd

  A motorcyclist died today after hitting an SUV in Brainerd this afternoon. Minnesota State Trooper, Lt. Joe Dwyer told us, “There was a serious crash on Highway 210 through the City of Brainerd today with a motorcycle versus a sporting utility vehicle.” Minnesota State...

Trolling the troops on the Mississippi

  Camp Ripley is normally where soldiers train. But today it was where they casted their lines out with disabled veterans. This is the 4th year of the Camp Ripley Trolling for Troops event. And it gives soldiers a chance to tell stories and connect with veterans, who share...

Local veteran remembers D-Day 70 years later

June 6th 1944. D-Day. Local navy veteran Bob Uppgaard was 20 years old when he was ordered to go ashore on Omaha Beach 70 years ago. Uppgaard says, “On D-Day my job was as a medic. My job was to crawl to each one of these wounded when they were hit and I was prepared only to give...

Americorps NCCC Hosts Community Day at Bemidji Food Shelf

Even though it was a rainy day, that didn’t stop the Americorps National Civilian Community Corps from lending a helping hand. People of all ages showed up to the Bemidji Community Food Shelf to help the service group kick off the food shelf’s new garden project. The...

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