Common Ground – Kelly Larson & Deep Portage Learning Center

Thursday, November 26th at 7pm Visit Northern Flights Poultry Farm in Bagley where Kelly Larson raises and preserves heirloom breeds of turkeys and chickens. Then we head to Deep Portage Learning Center, nestled in the wilderness near Hackensack. Deep Portage offers visitors of...

Northwoods Adventure: Winter Driving Safety Tips

Triad hosted their 3rd Annual Winter Driving Safety Tips for Seniors Event. The event is to assist seniors in the area to stay safe on the roads by reminding them of precautions to take with the winter months approaching. Sergeant Neil Dickenson of the Minnesota State Patrol...

Give to the Max Day 2015

Thursday is Give it To the Max Day in Minnesota, and Bemidji non-profits took part in the day dedicated to donating.
Posted On 13 Nov 2015

MnDOT Seeks Government Funds

The Minnesota Department of Transportation has dealt with uneven funding from the state legislature for years. They’re searching for a solution that would result in stable funding they can count on for transportation projects around the state. Proposals have been submitted...

Mussel Infestations Receive Treatment

Zebra mussels in a three acre area of Crow Wing County’s Ruth Lake reacted strongly to a pesticide. It’s one of the first pilot tests that the DNR has begun to try on lakes that are infested with the invasive species. Zebra mussels are dangerous because of their sharp...

Grand Rapids Affinity Plus Branch Looks to “Plus it Forward”

More than 40 employees and community members came out on Monday to volunteer their time for the third annual “Plus it Forward” Day in Grand Rapids. Communities throughout the state of Minnesota participated too, with data suggesting that the work done by the...
Posted On 12 Oct 2015

Northwoods Adventure: Water Conservation

The fight against water pollution continues. Yesterday’s Rosenmeier Forum titled “The Future of Northern Minnesota Water” discussed how the current state of local watersheds are healthy, but stress the importance on maintaining and protecting the abundance of water in the...

Minnesota Rural Counties Caucus Meets in Bemidji

The MRCC met with local rural county representatives in Bemidji Monday morning to talk about the needs and trends in population and the environment of the state.
Posted On 05 Oct 2015

Golden Apple: Manufacturing Week

Today not only marks the beginning of the month but the beginning of Manufacturer’s Week in Minnesota. Today guests were invited to the Staples campus of Central Lakes College to kick off the event. Central Lakes College hosted members of the Minnesota Association of Career and...

United North Central Football

United North Central is a football partnership between two schools separated by less than 10 miles. And although they may be rivals in other sports, they come together for one purpose on the gridiron. With five straight losing seasons, the team hasn’t been very successful… until...

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