Our Golden Apple segment airs from September through May at the end of our Thursday night newscast. This feature segment highlights educators in the Lakeland viewing area and the interesting things going on in and out of the classroom at area schools. If you have an idea for a Golden Apple segment please email it to our news team.

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Golden Apple: Nisswa Elementary Puts on Wax Museum of Historical Heroes

What do Albert Einstein, Jackie Robinson, and Martin Luther King, Jr. have in common? They all visited Nisswa Elementary as part of the...

Golden Apple: Northern MN Regional Science Fair at BSU Goes Virtual

The public will be able to view students’ science fair projects next Friday on Bemidji State University’s website.

Golden Apple: Bemidji HS Teacher Creates Unified Program for Students

Jackie Stoffel, a Bemidji High School Physical Education teacher, created a program for students with and without disabilities that provides...

Golden Apple: Crosslake Community School Hosts “Cabin Fever”

With Crosslake’s annual Winterfest underway, Crosslake Community School hosts their own tradition. The charter school puts on their Cabin...

Golden Apple: AWCL Charter School in Bemidji Growing Despite Challenges

Despite opening a new school right before a pandemic hit, Aurora Waasakone Community of Learners is still growing during these challenges. The...

Golden Apple: Fundraiser Helps Local Catholic School During Pandemic

St. Francis of the Lakes Catholic School is putting on its traditional fundraiser for the tenth year. This fundraiser is used to help students...

Golden Apple: Bemidji Couple Handcrafts and Donates School Desks

Larry and Elsa Voltz wanted to help, and so they did. The couple has been donating handcrafting school desks for students who are in distance...

Golden Apple: Crosby-Ironton School District Welcoming Students Back to the Classroom

Not only will students return to the classrooms next week, but a change in grading policy is helping students in the Crosby-Ironton School...

Golden Apple: Brainerd Schools Superintendent Grateful for Hard Work in 2020

For this week’s Golden Apple, Brainerd Public Schools Superintendent Laine Larson wanted the Brainerd community to know how thankful she is...