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Man airlifted after rollover in Becker County Wednesday night
Post-oil boom, drug prices fall as gang trafficking increases
New Camp Ripley exhibit gives visitors a look at WWI
Exploration gaining steam: Rush of interest in Northland gold
Local golfers compete at The Birchmont
Cubs defeat Sox for Little League title
DL Babe Ruth team wraps season at districts
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Essentia Health hospitals work with local groups to identify health needs and improve community health
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Apple Music buys ‘Carpool Karaoke’ TV series
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
June 26, 2013
County likely will switch to Armer
Becker County appears to be heading towards adopting the Armer radio system for law enforcement and emergency workers, an abrupt turn away from the VHF digital radio system it had planned to pursue. The Armer system would cost as much as $2.1 million total (including radios for...
June 26, 2013 - 11:08am
November 28, 2012
Niijii Radio is back on the airwaves
More people on the White Earth Indian Reservation and beyond are now waking up to a Cup of Joe -- that is the name of the morning show, which...
November 28, 2012 - 12:11pm
October 22, 2010
Hennen show back on Flag
Scott Hennen is returning to The Flag. About five weeks after he parted ways with the Fargo radio station he helped get off the ground, the...
October 22, 2010 - 8:35am
May 20, 2010
New contemporary Christian format introduced by Lakes Radio
Otter Tail County listeners will have the option a family-friendly radio format. "Family 1020," KJJK AM. is now being broadcast out of Fergus Fall. Michael W. Smith, Steven Curtis Chapman, Casting Crowns, Third Day, Chris Tomlin, and other Christian. A family-friendly morning show...
May 20, 2010 - 2:03pm
March 2, 2010
KDLM radio owner to also run KRCQ in Detroit Lakes
Leighton Broadcasting has entered an agreement to help run another radio station in Detroit Lakes, according to the St. Cloud Times newspaper. The St. Cloud-based broadcasting company filed with the Federal Communications Commission a local marketing agreement with Lake Lida LLC,...
March 2, 2010 - 7:18pm
Joel Heitkamp to take Ed Schultz's slot on KFGO; station will search nationwide for afternoon talk show host
FARGO - KFGO-AM radio in Fargo announced this morning that longtime radio talk show personality Ed Schultz would no longer be part of their local lineup. Joel Heitkamp, who had hosted a KFGO talk show host from 2-5 p.m. daily, will take over Schultz's former "News and Views" from...
April 2, 2009 - 9:54am
March 18, 2009
Prairie Public antenna installation nearing end
FARGO - All that's left to do on the installation project - which has caused 16 daytime outages for Prairie Public's local TV and radio signals since January - is an inspection by the manufacturer of the $200,000 antenna, said Jack Anderson, director of engineering for Prairie Public. The...
March 18, 2009 - 9:27am
March 2, 2009
Radio pioneer Paul Harvey leaves his mark on WDAY-TV anchor
FARGO - Before WDAY-TV news anchor Marv Bossart's longtime career, he was just a 25-year-old graduate student pursuing journalism - with a spot...
March 2, 2009 - 8:37am
February 12, 2009
Fargo radio station Y94 bans music by Chris Brown
FARGO - Starting Thursday, the local top-40 radio station Y94 - WDAY-FM 93.7 - will no longer play songs by Chris Brown, the R&B singer who was arrested Sunday and charged with making criminal threats. The station sent out a news release Wednesday afternoon saying that air play...
February 12, 2009 - 6:00am
January 17, 2009
Detroit Lakes resident Ed Schultz takes 'Live and Local' radio show to nation's capital, hints at possible television deal
Beginning next week, Ed Schultz and his local "News and Views" show will come at listeners from a new vantage point - the nation's capital. Schultz...
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am
Prairie Public Radio news team honored with ND?award
Prairie Public Broadcasting's radio staff has been honored with four first- and three second-place 2007 North Dakota Associated Press Broadcasters Association awards. The non-profit network's news department received first-place awards for "Higher Ed" in the Political Reporting...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
White Earth plans to launch radio station
Organizers on White Earth hope to have the first Native American radio station on the air in Minnesota. In June, the Federal Communications Commission announced that Niijii Broadcast Corporation was a tentative selectee in a competitive process to secure a license to operate a...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
April 22, 2008
Deputies arrest Fosston man found in radio station in underwear
A Fosston, Minn., man was arrested Sunday when sheriff's deputies responded to a burglary call at the Q107 radio station building on U.S. Highway 2 near Fosston about 6:50 a.m., according to the Polk County Sheriff's Department. Jim Offerdahl, the station's director of technical...
April 22, 2008 - 12:00am
February 12, 2008
New board will make sure emergency responders are on the same frequency
Public officials took a major step toward improving communications among emergency responders in northwestern Minnesota Wednesday. Fifteen counties (including Becker County) the city of Moorhead and tribal governments have formed the Northwest Regional Radio Board and the board...
February 12, 2008 - 12:00am
February 9, 2008
Other Opinions: GOP goon squad can't rattle McCain
It's been a kind of perverse pleasure to watch Sen. John McCain overcome the vitriol of talk radio's conservative goon squad. Despite vicious daily broadsides from Rush Limbaugh, Ann Coulter, Sean Hannity and Laura Ingraham (and their sycophants on regional and local talk radio),...
February 9, 2008 - 12:00am