Community Spotlight: Brainerd Lakes Area Ready To Open 3rd Brewery

First there was Jack Pine Brewery, then Gull Dam Brewery opened; soon the Brainerd Lakes Area will be welcoming a third brewery in Downtown Nisswa, Big Ax Brewing Company. The name pays homage to the North Country feel and the people who first settled here. Co-owner Chris French...

Camp Nursing Certificate Program

Bemidji State University is offering a new camp nursing certificate program, one of the only programs of it’s kind offered in the country.

Electrifying Minnesota

For this week’s In Focus, find out about the new ‘electrifying’ exhibit at the Beltrami County History Center.

NTC & BHS: Mechatronics Training Program

For this week’s Golden Apple: Eight students from Bemidji High School received their certificates of completion for the Mechatronics Training Program.

Heidi Olson

The Sebeka Trojans’ star forward Heidi Olson does not completely score at will, but she comes really close. The unstoppable force showed her abilities in a school record 50 point performance against Red Lake Falls on December 30th. Olson surpassed the 1,000 career points...
Posted On 22 Jan 2015

Local Bemidji Woman Auditions for American Idol

24-year-old Courtney Guns from Bemidji auditioned for American Idol about four months ago, but tonight, friends and family gathered for a viewing party to see if Courtney brought home a golden ticket to Hollywood.

Northwoods Adventure – Ice Safety

Unpredictable… that’s the best way to describe lake ice. And, with this winter being somewhat bipolar, the ice has been a little more unpredictable. The freezing and subzero temperatures in the previous weeks did help the ice to thicken, but with a warm up on the horizon,...

Police Department Releases Details on BSU Student Found Outside

The Bemidji Police Department is trying to piece together clues of what happened to the 19-year-old Bemidji State University student who was found unconscious in the snow Sunday morning. They say Hannah Rolschau, of Zimmerman, Minnesota, was lying outdoors for a considerable time...

Bemidji’s 14th Annual 5K Polar Challenge

The snow-covered roads did not stop about 100 runners from participating in Bemidji’s 14th Annual 5K Polar Challenge.

Community Spotlight: Kids Can Fish

The January cold has set in and the ice on the lakes and rivers is thicker by the day, and that means that the winter fishing season is finally here. For this week’s Community Spotlight, our Catherine Silver discovers the when, where, and most of all why of ice fishing.

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