News & Announcements

President Trump Planning Visit To Northern Minnesota This Week

President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit Bemidji this week. According to his campaign website, the President will be at Bemidji Aviation Services around 6 p.m. for a “Great American Comeback” event, with the doors opening at 3 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 18. The original time was set for 4 p.m. with doors open at 1 p.m. This plan changed …

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A Great Summer?

As Labor Day was the unofficial end of Summer 2020. September 22nd it will officially be over. We wondered, in general, how did this summer compare to an average summer?

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Search For Service Awards Nominees Continues

Nominations still open for Distinguished Service Awards Derived from the Ten Outstanding Young Americans program, and the long history of Brainerd Community Action’s Citizen of the year, “The DSA” typically honors 10 individuals annually.

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URGENT: Crosby Police Looking For Missing Teen

Crosby Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 13 year-old.   She was last seen Wednesday morning leaving Crosby-Ironton High School. If anyone sees Abigail, please contact the Crosby Police Department at 218-546-5137, or Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Department 218-829-4749.

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Beware Of Jumping Worms In Soil, Gardening Mulch, Not To Be Used As Bait

As if we don’t have enough to deal with, Covid-19, riots, hurricanes, wildfires, MURDER HORNETS, now this. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is cautioning gardeners and anglers to be on the lookout for invasive jumping worms. These destructive worms can quickly degrade soils and damage garden plants and lawns. “Jumping worms are a relatively new invasive species in Minnesota …

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