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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

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

Ada-Borup 6th Grade Trip & Bike Rodeo Return this Spring

Ada, MN — A couple of Ada-Borup activities put on hold last year due to the pandemic are returning this spring, including the 6th grade class trip and the bike rodeo. Both of the events will be held in May. For the 6th grade class trip, they won’t be heading to the state capitol like…
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April 16, 2021 0

Lake Park-Audubon Hosts Virtual Spring POPS! Concert

Lake Park, MN — The Lake Park-Audubon Music Department held their Spring POPS concert earlier this week and like their previous concerts it was held virtually. However, this time around they were to record the entire concert in a single take, giving it a much mor “live” like atmosphere, according to High School Principal Art…
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March 19, 2021 0

Titans Superfan Adjusting to Attending Games Virtually

Twin Valley, MN — Pre-pandemic, there may not have been an individual more dedicated to watching high school sports than Kevin Ruud. Ruud is a Norman County East-Ulen Hitterdal Titans Superfan (he’s got the sweatshirt to prove it) and a fan of high school sports in general. Attend any Titans game and he could be…
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March 16, 2021 0

Enbridge Line 3 Project Nearing Halfway Point

Minnesota — The Enbridge Line 3 replacement project continues to make good progress. In fact, just over three and a half months into the project and it is nearly 50% complete.  Enbridge Line 3 Communication Specialist Juli Kellner says this is a big milestone for Line 3 and crews managed to get it done despite…
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March 15, 2021 0

Pequot Lakes Mayor Talks Ordinances, Larsen Parkway Development, and More from March 2 Meeting

(PEQUOT LAKES, MN) — The city of Pequot Lakes held its regular council meeting for the month of March on Tuesday, so we spoke with Mayor Tyler Gardner to get caught up. Gardner first mentioned that the city made the decision to adopt Crow Wing County’s new short-term rental ordinance. The city also discussed its…
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March 5, 2021 0

Dekko Clarifies Hot Tub Rules and Pool Use Guidelines

Ada, MN — The Dekko Community Center in Ada took some time this week to clarify a few of their rules and guidelines regarding use of the hot tub and pool. They often get asked why children under the 13 aren’t allowed to use the hot tub, even if a parent a present. Dekko Director…
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February 25, 2021 0