Becker County Commissioners Pass Resolution Encouraging Governor Walz to Reopen Bars and Restaurants

Carol McCarthy | May 20, 2020 AT 7:58 am

Becker County Commissioners Tuesday passed a resolution to encourage Governor Tim Walz to reopen bars and restaurants sooner than later after another more controversial resolution, requested by the board chair, seeking to give the county board the power to reopen businesses and ignore the Governor's orders failed.

Local and State Covid-19 Updates For May 19th

Carol McCarthy | May 20, 2020 AT 7:47 am

Seventeen more Minnesotans are dead from coronavirus, and 13 lived in long-term care facilities. Of Becker County's over 30 cases, seven have been hospitalized.

Northwest Minnesota Man Dies After Tuesday Accident on I-94 in Fargo

Carol McCarthy | May 20, 2020 AT 7:44 am

A Twin Valley man died from injuries in an accident with a semi on I-94 in Fargo Tuesday afternoon.

TUNE IN: Father Project Works to Support Men Who Want To Reconnect with Family

Carol McCarthy | May 20, 2020 AT 7:34 am

On this May 19th Hodge Podge Special Series episode featuring Becker County Energize and its partners, Joe Johnson from the Father Project talks about his work reconnecting men with their families.

School Nurses: Connecting with Students, Concerned about Reopening

Carol McCarthy | May 20, 2020 AT 7:24 am

The pandemic is a special concern for anyone dealing with chronic health issues, including students. In Minnesota, school nurses are trying to help with gaps, and looking ahead to eventual reopening.