Author: Duane Etienne

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 1-18-22

Fishing report with Mike Bolstad and Greg Mortenson. Mike and Greg will clue you into the Ice conditions and where the fishing might be hottest.


January 18, 2022 0

School Matters with Superintendent Kevin Grover ISD 361, 1-18-22

Kevin Grover, Superintendent of Schools in International Falls and ISD 361, joined me in studio for the Bi-Monthly program School Matters. Top discussion was the Covid-19 numbers in the school and the hope of a downward trend to start.


January 18, 2022 0

Snowmobile Report with Timm Ringhofer and Mike Bolstad 1-14-22

Tim Ringhofer and Mike Bolstad talk with area businesses and enthusiasts about snow conditions in the northland. Area Lakes and trails will be covered.


January 14, 2022 0

On the Ice for 1-14-22 with Mike and Dave

Mike Bolstad and Dave Peterson talk about Ice fishing here in Northern Minnesota as well as into Southern Canada and over to Lake of the Woods.


January 14, 2022 0

Urgent care services at Rainy Lake Medical Center are temporarily suspended until further notice, effective immediately.

RLMC is among growing list of strained healthcare systems pausing some services due to limited hospital space across the region and nation. RLMC’s decision allows priority to be given to patients needing the highest level of care. Local hospital officials said if someone is in need of emergency care to come to the emergency room…
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January 13, 2022 0

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report 1-11-22

Fishing report with Mike Bolstad and Greg Mortenson. Mike and Greg will clue you into the Ice conditions and where the fishing might be hottest.


January 11, 2022 0

Conservation Officer Weekly Report – District 5

CO Darrin Kittelson (International Falls #1) reports ice fishing and spearing activity on Rainy Lake and Lake Kabetogama have been slow because of the frigid temperatures. Snowmobile activity has also been minimal with Saturday being the busiest day. After then it was relatively quiet. Enforcement action for the week involved illegal ATV operations. CO John…
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January 11, 2022 0

International Falls Chamber President Tricia Heibel on Icebox Days

Tricia Heibel joined me in studio to talk about the events for Icebox Days. Tricia Says although some events are scaled back, there should still be plenty of fun and activities for everyone.


January 10, 2022 0

2022 Icebox Days Schedule of Events Latest Icebox Days Info.

Extended EventsVIRTUAL Freeze Yer Gizzard Blizzard Run 5k & 10k Races. Complete race no later than midnight Sunday, January 31, 2022! Register before midnight on Saturday, January 15th at https://www.tempotickets.com/FYGBR2022. For more details, email the Chamber at tricia@intlfalls.org.  Icebox Days Snowman & Snow Sculpture Contest through KGHS-KSDM Radio. Submit your entry to KGHS-KSDM now through Friday, January 28th! Prizes awarded…
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January 10, 2022 0

Bob DeGross from VNP talks Ice and Trails

Snowmobile Trails:International Falls to Kettle Falls (Purple Trail) – Not Open Rainy Lake/Black Bay to Kabetogama Lake to Ash River (Green Trail) – Open, portages are groomed, lake is not groomed Ash River to Crane Lake (Green Trail) – Open, not groomed Chain of Lakes (Dashed Black Trail) – Not Open Ash River to Kettle…
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January 7, 2022 0