Category: Let’s Talk About It

Minnesota 3A Representative Rob Ecklund joins The Morning Show as COVID numbers rebound

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com (3/22/2021) International Falls – Minnesota 3A Representative Rob Ecklund joined The Morning Show on Friday to recap the previous week, live from the Twin Cities. While this week’s hearings were not geared toward northern Minnesota, or the Borderland, the coronavirus is still prevalent in both areas. Rep. Ecklund, while referencing high…
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March 22, 2021 0

Spring Community Projects coming to the Borderland

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com (3/16/2021) International Falls – International Falls Mayor Harley Droba and the Koochiching Economic Development Authority’s Paul Nevanen joined The Morning Show for Let’s Talk About It on Tuesday. With the ongoing pandemic, and the weather, turning a corner heading into spring, the Borderland will be featuring several new and continued projects…
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March 16, 2021 0

Chamber Chat #2 with Tricia Heibel

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com (3/5/2021) International Falls – The International Falls Chamber of Commerce has commenced with community “Chamber Chats” to better help steer dialogue for the good of the Borderland. Chamber of Commerce President Tricia Heibel joined The Morning Show for Let’s Talk About it Friday morning. The theme of this week’s Chamber Chat:…
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March 5, 2021 0

Las Vegas Headliners Tour Live in the Borderland

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com (3/2/2021) International Falls – While coronavirus protocol remain in effect in the Entertainment Capital of the World, performing acts have traveled well outside their usual stomping grounds. On a northern swing, Jonny Bird, Vinny Adinolfi, and Mark Maynard dropped by in-studio for a live special. Ahead of their Monday debut and…
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March 2, 2021 0

Keeping Minnesota’s natural beauty with Rep. Rob Ecklund

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com (2/8/2021) International Falls – Minnesota 3A Representative Rob Ecklund joined The Morning Show Friday to brief the Borderland. Emerald Ash Borers have been covered in committee, Rep. Ecklund shared that the pest has now been found in nearly one-third of Minnesota counties. Ecklund shared what makes the invasive species problematic for…
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February 8, 2021 0

Veteran benefits currently available through Koochiching Veterans Service Office

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksmdradio.com (2/4/2021) International Falls – From the Koochiching County Veterans Service Office, Marc Lessard joined The Morning Show Thursday to share the many benefits available to Koochiching County’s veterans. The Koochiching Veterans Service Office has fielded numerous regards to COVID-19 vaccine lists. While the VSO can forward you to the agencies responsible,…
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February 4, 2021 0

Koochiching County COVID-19 Relief Grant Program taking submissions

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com (2/4/2021) International Falls – Koochiching County Commissioner Jason Sjoblom stopped by The Morning Show to highlight business relief grants being offered by Koochiching County. Commissioner Sjoblom stated that the county will be accepting applications through February 26th for the $256,250 in allocated funds. Every application will be accepted and reviewed by…
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February 4, 2021 0

ISD 361 Update with Superintendent Kevin Grover

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com International Falls – With the fall semester in the books, Independent School District 361 Superintendent Kevin Grover joined The Morning Show Tuesday to update the borderland on the district. The the first semester is complete, Grover said he has not received a full breakdown of grades, though it is apparent that…
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February 3, 2021 0

International Falls update with Mayor Harley Droba

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com (2/1/2021) International Falls – International Falls Mayor Harley Droba joined The Morning Show on Monday to review the month of January, which saw new COVID advancements in the borderland. Approaching the pandemic’s one-year mark, Mayor Droba has noticed International Falls citizens have settled in, and become more compliant with COVID protocols.…
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February 1, 2021 0

Coming Soon to Backus: Bob and the Beachcombers

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com (1/28/2021) International Falls – Opening at the Backus Community Center on February 5th for one night only – Bob and the Beachcombers. Backus Executive Director Lois Lundin joined The Morning Show for Let’s Talk About It to preview the upcoming musical event. Lundin shared the band’s extensive range in music, plus,…
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January 28, 2021 0