Turkey Bird Flu Is Scaring Minnesota Farmers

Minnesota farms produce about 46 million turkeys annually bringing in $600 million dollars. And with each turkey producing about $17.50 in direct economic activity, there’s a lot of money that could be lost during this bird flu that’s killing entire flocks. And AgCentric is...

Central Lakes College Student’s Own Personal Success Story

Two years ago while living in poverty and shopping for her family’s groceries for the month, Angelique Hayes had a stark realization. She had been working odd jobs to help pay for whatever her family needed, but she knew it wasn’t enough. So that day, Hayes enrolled at Central...

Wilderness Search and Rescue Program

With that thought in mind, Central Lakes College in Brainerd hosted a class to prepare emergency responders if any of those scenarios arise. Students were educated on three different fields: Search and Rescue, Emergency Medical Services, and Incident Command. Once students...

CLC Class Helps Search For Marc Welzant

Marc Welzant was last seen on October 26th leaving a Holiday gas station in Brainerd. The 47-year-old had been living in a group home for his special needs. Today Central Lakes College General Evidence class helped the family search two location along the Mississippi River. The...

Central Lakes College Unveils Newly Re-branded Half Mile

In today’s busy world, exercise seems to always come in second place. So in cooperation with National Public Health Week, Central Lakes College in Brainerd is encouraging everyone to get active. The half-mile has been around for several years, but they say it was time for a much...

Rosenmeier Forum Talks Higher Education

74% of jobs in 2020 will require a secondary degree. And because the Minnesota State College and Universities System (MnSCU) expects that projection to become a reality, they’re looking to get Minnesota students ready and educated to join the workforce. During today’s Rosenmeier...

CLC Career Exploration Day

Over a score of high schools flocked to Central Lakes College for their annual Career Exploration Day. The students got to talk to people in Manufacturing, Business, Human Services, Health Sciences, Agriculture and art. One of the industries the Brainerd Lakes Area is struggling...

Rosenmeier Oil, Water and Pipeline Forum

The purpose of the Enbridge Sandpiper pipeline is to take crude oil coming out of western North Dakota and transport them to be refined and used in the United States and Canada. The controversy of the pipeline is where it should run through Minnesota. Enbridge says a more...

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...

CLC host forum addressing growing economical and environment conncerns

Economy and the environment in rural Minnesota took center stage Monday at Central Lakes College during a forum featuring Honor the Earth Winona LaDuke. With growing economic and environmental concerns, the forum allowed an expert to answer the community’s questions. A major...
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