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Distance Learning Begins -Teacher Interview

This morning with the Loon Morning Crew, Danny and Mac spoke with Jay Sannes from Forestview Middle School and Jeanne Martin from Riverside Elementary.  Distance learning with  ISD 181 begins on Monday and we had a chance to get the insider view on the project, and how it will unfold for students in the Brainerd Lakes.  Just push play!   Here’s …

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How To Increase Your Internet Speed During COVID-19 Isolation

COVID-19 is forcing many to work and complete school at home but the very devices in your home, how you set up your home office and even the age of your home’s wiring is dragging down your Internet speed. If you’re going the wireless route, get ready for a 15-40% data usage bump throughout this period of social distancing, which …

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Minnesota’s Second Covid 19 Death

The Minnesota Department of Health has released a statement regarding the second death associated with Covid 19 in the state of Minnesota.   “We are saddened to report that a second Minnesotan has died from a confirmed case of COVID-19. As with the first death announced March 21, this second death involved a resident of Ramsey County in their 80s. We …

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Sleep-Hack… It’s Essential To Your Immune System

Just about everything we have on the air with the Loon Morning Crew related to our immune system says that getting the right amount of sleep will help to keep you healthy.  Well in poking around on the CDC website I came across a report on sleep in America.  Here’s a highlight or two from the news release.

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Rainy River Closes Early Walleye Season Amid Covid-19

Anglers in the area usually flock to Rainy River around this time to scratch that itch to get in some open water fishing. Not this year. The Koochiching County Board in northern Minnesota voted Tuesday to close its four county-owned boat ramps on the Rainy River until further notice in an effort to discourage anglers from flocking to the border …

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