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KKCQ Spring Coaches Corner 5-12-21

The KKCQ Coaches Corner Program is heard every Wednesday evening on 96.7 FM KKCQ. Listen to the full interviews for this week, 5-12-21, below with our area spring sports season coaches.


May 14, 2021 0

Food For Thought 5-14-21 Featuring Representative Steve Green

The Food For Thought Program heard weekday mornings at 8:45 a.m. on KKCQ Radio. Joining the conversation on May 14th was Minnesota State Representative Steve Green. Listen to the full interview below.


May 14, 2021 0

State Changes Written Driver’s License Locations

by Laura Hamilton laura@kkcqradio.com (05/13/2021) Due to the pandemic, the state has reduced written driver’s license test locations. In our area, the closest locations currently are Bemidji and Detroit Lakes. Polk County Commissioners are applying to become a proctor to administer written tests in Crookston according to Commissioner Joan Lee. Polk County Commissioner Joan Lee…
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May 13, 2021 0

PCSO Awarded Federal Boating Safety Equipment Grant

By Laura Hamilton laura@kkcqradio.com (05/13/2021) Polk County Sheriff’s Office is adding to their fleet of boats to assist in keeping the county safe. They applied for a State of Minnesota Federal Boating Safety Supplemental Equipment Grant and were awarded an 18′ X 8′ Alumitech Airboat with a 450-hp motor and aluminum trailer. Sheriff Jim Tadman…
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May 13, 2021 0

Clearwater County Veteran Service Representative Logan Leclair on Available VA Benefits

By Laura Hamilton laura@kkcqradio.com (05/11/2021 Clearwater County Veteran Service Representative Logan Leclair joined KKCQ’s Food For Thought program recently and talked about benefits for veterans for dental and optical care and a special needs grant that can be used for home repairs, furnaces, utilities and repairs on qualifying vehicles. Contact your county Veteran Service Representative…
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May 11, 2021 0

CFAP 2 Extension

By Laura Hamilton laura@kkcqradio.com (05/11/2021) The USDA has reopened signup for the CFAP 2 Coronavirus Food Assistance Program. The program provides additional financial assistance to eligible farmers, ranchers and producers impacted by COVID-19 market disruptions, according to Nathan Peterson with the Farm Service Agency. For more information on the CFAP 2 Extension, visit the website…
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May 11, 2021 0

Upcoming Fosston Events

By Laura Hamilton laura@kkcqradio.com (05/11/2021) After a one year hiatus, the Arbor Day Tree Sale is back again this year. The Arbor Day Tree Sale will be held on Friday, May 14th from 1:00 to 5:00 pm at the city shed at 226 Johnson Avenue South in Fosston. City Administrator Cassie Heide says the Arbor…
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May 11, 2021 0

Clearwater County 4-H News

By Laura Hamilton laura@kkcqradio.com 05/07/2021 The Clearwater County 4-H program was the recipient of two grants recently. The grants were for their shooting sports program and their community garden. Clearwater County 4-H Coordinator Kayla Nyegaard has details. Nyegaard says they will be starting a community garden program for youth in June at the fairgrounds. Upcoming…
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May 7, 2021 0