IF – Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet Reads at CLC

Pulitzer Prize winner Tracy K. Smith read poetry at CLC today. The Princeton Professor is the final speaker of the 2014 Verse Like Water series. She read several excerpts from her books, including passages from the prize winning “Life on Mars.” Smith says she finds inspiration in...

Local School participates in We Day

A program that is changing the lives of kids all around the world is also impacting a local school. Students from St. Philips school located on Beltrami Ave. are just some of the young people that attended the We Day celebration last week. We Day is a national campaign started by...

Red Lake Boys’ Basketball Preview

The Red Lake boys’ basketball team won 23 games last season on their way to a section 8A title. The Warriors would love to hit the repeat button. The Warriors need to soldier on without 2500 point scorer Ryan Holthusen, who graduated last year. The players look forward to...
Posted On 21 Nov 2014

DNR Plans For Sustainable Groundwater Use

Minnesotans take pride in preserving our land of ten thousand lakes, but there’s another water resource that needs some attention. Despite Minnesota’s image of abundant water resources, groundwater is becoming scarce in parts of the state. The DNR is working everyday...

Lakeland News – November 19, 2014

Lakeland News is the only locally produced television newscast originating out of north-central Minnesota. Lakeland News, along with Lakeland Public Television, was nominated for a Upper Midwest Emmy in 2013. The newscast has been airing weeknights on Lakeland Public Television...
Posted On 20 Nov 2014
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Bemidji High School Gets National Attention

At Bemidji High School, there are lots of awards for athletics, but now a new academic award is also on the shelf. The school is receiving national attention as part of Newsweek’s top schools in the country for low-income students. Out of thousands of schools, Bemidji High...

Lakeland News – November 18

Lakeland News is the only locally produced television newscast originating out of north-central Minnesota. Lakeland News, along with Lakeland Public Television, was nominated for a Upper Midwest Emmy in 2013. The newscast has been airing weeknights on Lakeland Public Television...
Posted On 19 Nov 2014
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Planning Business HWY 371

The future of Brainerd’s Business Highway 371 was discussed this evening during a Minnesota Department of Transportation Open House. Business 371 used to be the main highway through the Brainerd Lakes Area before the bypass was built. And MnDOT is starting to plan a project to...

Lakeland News – November 17, 2014

Lakeland News is the only locally produced television newscast originating out of north-central Minnesota. Lakeland News, along with Lakeland Public Television, was nominated for a Upper Midwest Emmy in 2013. The newscast has been airing weeknights on Lakeland Public Television...
Posted On 18 Nov 2014
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Community Spotlight:Giving Hope This Thanksgiving

Brainerd’s Bridges of Hope is connecting over 300 families with community sponsors for Thanksgiving dinner this year. Bridges of Hope acts as a coordinator for families in need in the area to be set up with sponsors who shop, pack and deliver the Thanksgiving meals. Households...

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