Author: Dawson Peterson

Budgets and Spending Are the Main Topic of Discussion with Polk County

By: Mary Balstad marybalstad@rjbroadcasting.com Polk County, MN – Polk County Commissioner Joan Lee started off the week’s ‘Food for Thought’ on Monday, September 12th with the discussion about spending and budgets within Polk County. Plans are taking shape in regards to the Enbridge tax court issue. Last week, a meeting in Thief River Falls took…
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September 13, 2021 0

Marketing Assistance Loans

By Laura Hamilton laura@kkcqradio.com (9/9/2021) With wheat harvest complete and soybean harvest underway, Nathan Peterson with the Farm Service Agency reminds producers about FSA’s Marketing Assistance Loans. If interested in a Marketing Assistance Loan, producers should call your county FSA office to schedule an appointment to file your application.


September 10, 2021 0

Fosston School Board Special Meeting

By Laura Hamilton laura@kkcqradio.com (9/10/2021) During a special meeting on September 8th, the Fosston School Board ratified the 2021-2023 teacher’s contract. Superintendent Sue Chase said in an interview that this is the first time in many years that the contract has been settled at the beginning of the school year. Part of contract includes expanding…
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September 10, 2021 0

‘End Times’ Coming to New Journey Church in Fosston

By: Mary Balstad marybalstad@rjbroadcasting.com Fosston, MN – The New Journey Church in Fosston, Minnesota will host the “Understanding End Times: Bible Prophecy Conference” with Evangelist Don Perkins on September 11th and September 12th. Perkins is the Founder and President of According to Prophecy Ministries. Based in Southern California, Perkins has devoted 39 years to the…
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September 9, 2021 0

Crash Facts, Scams and School Safety Are All Major Topics for Upcoming Fall Season

By: Mary Balstad marybalstad@rjbroadcasting.com Fosston, MN – Justin Swang was on the ‘Food for Thought’ segment on Thursday, September 9th to talk about a wide range of topics that have come to the attention of the Polk County Law Enforcement office. The first topic was about the rise in vehicle crashes. In comparison to 2020…
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September 9, 2021 0

Polk County Sheriff Discusses School Safety for Students and Parents

By: Mary Balstad marybalstad@rjbroadcasting.com Polk County, MN – Labor Day has come and gone, which means classes have begun for many schools across Minnesota. In turn, the amount of vehicles on the roads will pick up in both urban and rural areas as students make their way to and from school. Polk County Sheriff Jim…
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September 9, 2021 0

Heritage Day In Fosston

By Laura Hamilton laura@kkcqradio.com (9/7/2021) September 11, 2021 marks the 26th Annual Heritage Day for the East Polk Heritage Center in Fosston. The event has evolved over the years bringing the traditions of our region to visitors through music, food and art. The buildings on the heritage grounds capture the history of those who settled…
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September 7, 2021 0

Bagley Man Dies in One Vehicle Rollover

Posted by Laura Hamilton Press release from Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office On Saturday, September 4th at approximately 10:00 pm, the Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a one vehicle rollover at the intersection of Stockyard Road and 310th Street in Nora Township. Officers from Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office and Bagley Police Department responded…
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September 7, 2021 0

Ride For The Stones

By Laura Hamilton laura@kkcqradio.com ((9/3/2021) Rev up your motorcycle to raise funds to purchase paver stones honoring veterans. Join the 8th Annual Clearwater County Veterans Memorial Ride Saturday September 4th. Bikes depart at noon from American Legion Post 16 in Bagley. The cost is $25.00 per bike and $10.00 per passenger. The Clearwater County Memorial…
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September 3, 2021 0