News & Announcements

A Montage Of Halloween News Bloopers

The website News Be Funny posted a 12-minute montage of Halloween news bloopers from years past.  There are a lot of pop-outs where someone on-air gets surprised and then freaks out. Some of the better clips include a weather guy riding a broomstick and then falling off it. There’s a reporter on location at a zoo throwing pumpkins into a …

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Looks Like We Have To Wait Just A little While Longer For Chipotle

Seems their was a little confusion about when a much anticipated restaurant was coming to the Lakes area. With the city of Baxter approving a liquor license for the restaurant effective November 1st, 2019 many eager locals thought that 11/1 was going to be the official opening… not so fast kids. Some internet sleuthing has more of a mid-November feel …

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Brainerd Makes A National Top Ten For Waterfront Living

Everyone knows that the Brainerd Lakes is a great place to live.  And now there’s a new report out that ranks the waterfront property in Brainerd as the 6th most affordable in the country!  That is outstanding. Sometimes we take it for granted how good we have it, so this is a little reminder.  The report comes from gobankingrates.com, and …

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An Inmate Has Escaped Custody And Is Loose In Wadena

According to the Wadena County Sheriff’s Office, an inmate is on the loose in Wadena after escaping custody while being transported to a court appearance. Ryan Paul Petro, age 34, is dressed in an orange shirt and is handcuffed. He is considered dangerous and was last seen in the area of Colfax Ave SE.   **ATTENTION!! Inmate Escape from Custody** …

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