Category: Kaleidoscope

USDA Spot Market Hog Pandemic Program

Do you raise hogs that were sold through a negotiated, or negotiated formula, sale? You may be eligible for assistance for hogs sold through a negotiated sale from April 16, 2020, through September 1, 2020, through USDA’s Spot Market Hog Pandemic Program (SMHPP). This new program is part of USDA’s Pandemic Assistance for Producers initiative,…
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January 18, 2022 0

Ada Public Works Offers Snow Plow Reminders

Ada, MN — The Ada Public Works Department spent a lot of time swerving around parked cars with their plows during and after the recent snow events. To best clean the streets, they are asking residents to please move their vehicles and trailers off the street prior to a major snow event. However, because the…
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December 10, 2021 0

Little Learners-Westview Planning to Open in January

Halstad, MN — The new Little Learners -Westview childcare facility in Halstad is now just weeks away from opening, which in turn will help ease the burden of childcare accessibility in Norman County. The childcare facility, which like its counterpart in Ada leases space from an adjoining nursing home, had originally aimed at opening this…
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December 10, 2021 0

Kat Perkins Bringing “North Country Christmas” Show to Top Hat Theatre in Ulen this Friday

Ulen, MN — You better not pout, you better not cry, but you should sing along because Kat Perkins is coming to town this Friday night! The Top 5 finalist on the NBC’s “The Voice” is bringing her vocal talents and her North Country Christmas special to the Top Hat Theater in Ulen. Perkins, whose…
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December 1, 2021 0

MN DNR’s Tom Hutchins Talks Life of a CO During Deer Season; Encourages Hunters to Follow Safety Rules & Regulations

Crookston, MN — It’ll be a busy weekend for Minnesota DNR Conservation Officers across the state as somewhere between 350,000 and 400,000 hunters take to their stands for the firearms deer season opener. Local CO’s will be busy following up on complaints, checking licenses, and visiting with fellow hunters. While there isn’t many slow days…
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November 2, 2021 0

Traill County EDC Announces Business & Housing Expansion Projects

Traill County, ND — Some exciting new additions were just recently announced in Traill County. The announcements include both a major business expansion and another new housing development. Jim Murphy, Executive Director of the Traill County Economic Development Commission, joined us recently to provide more information on the latest announcements. Murphy shared that Degelman Industries,…
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October 25, 2021 0

REACH & KRJB Teaming Up for Radiothon this Wednesday

Ada, MN — REACH, the Rural Enrichment and Counseling Headquarters with locations in Hawley and Hendurm, will be taking to the airwaves of 106.5 KRJB this Wednesday for your support! R & J Broadcasting, Inc and REACH are teaming for their first ever Radiothon and will be seeking donations and pledges. Their goal is to…
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October 25, 2021 0

Kaleidoscope with Bjorn Solberg of the Western Norman Community Fund

Listen to the KRJB Kaleidoscope Program hosted by Mark Askelson with special guest Bjorn Solberg of the Western Norman Community Fund. The Kaleidoscope Program is heard weekdays at 9am on 106.5 KRJB.


October 15, 2021 0

Norman-Polk Extension Urges Safety as Harvest Ramps Up

Ada, MN — Harvest in the Red River Valley is in full force with soybeans, corn, and sugar beets all essentially being harvested at the same time. While there’s lot to do and never enough time in the day, Norman and Polk Extension Educator Heather Dufault says whether we’re in the field or on the…
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October 7, 2021 0

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Ada, MN — October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to raise awareness about the impact of breast cancer and to encourage women to be proactive in detection of it as well. Breast cancer is disease in which cancer cells form in the tissue of the breast. According to the National…
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October 4, 2021 0