Author: Devon Krueger

Central Lakes College to hold 3 Graduation Ceremonies

RELEASE (5/8/21) Central Lakes College graduates will participate in their 2021 commencement ceremonies May 12-14. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the in-person ceremonies will be limited to graduates only, with family and friends invited to watch online via clcmn.edu, YouTube and Facebook. The details of the Ceremonies: Staples campus, 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 12. Student speaker…
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May 9, 2021 0

Survey for Public Input on Highway 210 in Baxter now Open

By: Devon Krueger, 5/9/21 3wiamstudio@gmail.com BAXTER, MN — Those who use Highway 210 in the city of Baxter are invited to take a Minnesota Department of Transportation survey for a transportation study in this area. The survey is now open online through June 2 at metroquestsurvey.com/p4y7i. A survey designed to gather initial feedback from the community…
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May 9, 2021 0

Crow Wing County Maintenance Work Week of 5/10

RELEASE 5/8/2021 Crow Wing County maintenance crews will seal cracks this week on County Highway 22, from Highway 25 to County Highway 8; County Highway 26 in Garrison Township; and County Highway 11 and County Road 105 in Unorganized Dean Lake Township. The county’s contractor crew will also seal cracks on County Highway 16, from…
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May 9, 2021 0

Essentia Health to hold public webinar regarding COVID-19 Vaccine

Essentia Health will host a public webinar to emphasize the importance of receiving a COVID-19 vaccine, clarify vaccine myths and highlight recent COVID-19 trends and the prevalence of variants. The live on-line forum will be at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 14. The public hour-long event can be accessed by visiting https://tinyurl.com/58m6pdsn. There will be presentations from…
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April 11, 2021 0

Essentia Health hosting free education event on heart-failure medication

By Devon Krueger (4/10/21) 3wiamstudio@gmail.com NEWS RELEASE: Medications are an important part of the treatment plan for heart-failure patients. That’s why Essentia Health is working to make sure those patients have the resources they need to best manage their health and medications.  Essentia is hosting a free, hour-long virtual event at 6 p.m. on Tuesday,…
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April 10, 2021 0

Pequot Lakes School Board Update

We caught up with Superintendent of Pequot Lakes School Chris Lindholm after their last school board meeting. One big item on an otherwise short agenda was tax abatement to help a project for a safer parking lot for the school’s early childhood development. In the Superintendent’s report, Lindholm mentioned the new hiring of a Community…
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March 24, 2021 0

High School Rankings

The latest in the area high school rankings were revealed yesterday. Basketball Rankings from the MN Basketball News:BOYSCLASS 1A1. Mahnomen-Waubun (6) 2. Ashby (6) 3. Nevis (5) 4. St. Clair (2) 5. Cleveland (2) 6. Deer River (7) 7. Cass Lake-Bena (8) 8. Legacy Christian (4) 9. Lac qui Parle Valley (3) 10. Mankato Loyola…
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March 11, 2021 0

Olivia King sees first game action for Gopher Women’s Hockey

Olivia King, former Brainerd/Little Falls Warrior goaltender, plays for the University of Minnesota Women’s Hockey team. We catch up with her about her sophomore season and the excitement of having her first game action. We first asked her to recap her sophomore season. In the final regular season game at Bemidji State, King was inserted…
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March 1, 2021 0

Brainerd Public Schools update on in-person learning

Superintendent of Brainerd Public Schools, Laine Larson issued a letter Friday to update the district’s families on the plan to return to in-person learning. The letter contains the most current COVID-19 information in Crow Wing County, and mentions that the district continues to follow the guidance in the state’s safe learning plan. The letter states…
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January 10, 2021 0