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Brainerd Public Library Displays Local Artist

Brainerd Lakes Area artist Gust Akkanen’s paintings are on display in a new exhibit at the Brainerd Public Library. The exhibit includes acrylic and multi-media...

Common Ground 904: Stories that Strum Their Strings

The band Crimson Wynter, John Murphy, Nathan Kelly, and Sabbastian Wilson-Webb perform at Nevis’ music destination Terrapin Station with dancing Light and share their...

Community Spotlight: Sprout Growers & Makers Marketplace

Growers, makers and bakers are bringing the community together one locally grown product at a time. “It’s a big draw for our community, it’s not just an everyday market,”...

In Focus: Pequot Lakes Art Students Sculpt Bobber Water Tower

Dan Devine is teaching his art students while they all are working on sculpting a replica bobber. “It started off with the base, and then you started to add on things and...

In Focus: Fiber Arts Trail

“It’s not a super fast process, but you can see the wool is holding its shape,” said Lisa Jordan, Crossing Arts Alliance Executive and Artistic Director. Jordan is...

Common Ground 807 – CLC Agriculture Showcase & Square Dancing

Attend Central Lakes College’s Agricultural Showcase then Do-Si-Do with Bemidji’s Square Dancing Club. In this two-segment episode, tour Brainerd’s Central Lakes College...

Common Ground 806 – Nordic Showcase & Painter Diana Johnson

In this two-segment episode, join us at Bemidji’s Nordic Showcase where groups including the Sons Of Norway exhibit culture from the Old Country, Norway, Finland, Denmark...

In Focus: Red Lake Artist Shares Native Culture On A Canvas

Red Lake native Brian Dow has been an artist his whole life, but it is not until almost three years ago when he found his true passion – sketching Native American...

CLC Students Handcraft new Paul and Babe Bike Rack in Brainerd

Dynamic duo Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox are now keeping an eye on the bikes of downtown Brainerd. Located on the corner of Laurel and S. Seventh streets, the bike...

In Focus: Learning Ojibwe Through Art

With an hour each day over the past week – six kids with sharpies were able to create a book – all while learning a new language. Using illustration, first and second...

New Director: Headwaters School of Music and the Arts

Over the years the Headwaters School of Music and the Arts has become a staple in the Bemidji Arts Community.  Tricia Andrews is the new executive director for the school...

Common Ground 716 – Writer and Illustrator Michael Lyons and Artist Brad Wegscheid

Visit Michael Lyons’ studio where he writes and illustrates Ojibwe cartoon strips. Then watch as Brad Wegscheid creates the public art mural for Lakeland PBS’s new...

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