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Eli Alger & The Faster Horses To Play At Norman County Fair

One of the attractions at this year’s Norman County Fair is Eli Alger and the Faster Horses. They’ll be giving a free concert as part of FFA Day Wednesday, June 19 at 7pm at the Grandstand.  Eli talks about his music. Alger talks about one of his favorite songs…and you can hear part of it.…
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June 14, 2024 0

Norman County Fair Fruit Pie Baking Contest

One of the most mouth-watering events at the Norman County Fair is coming up next Thursday, June 20th with the annual Fruit Pie Baking Contest.  Contest organizer Whitney Pittman says if you want to enter the Fruit Pie Baking Contest, make sure you bring something along with the pie. Pittman says you don’t need to…
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June 14, 2024 0

CWE in Fort Frances! Wrestler interviews

On Wednesday, June 12th Canadian Wrestling’s Elite (CWE) paid a visit to Fort Frances to hold a show at the Couchiching Multi Purpose Building. The show had a stacked match card with numerous very talented wrestlers from their roster. With a very special guest in the form of WWF, NJPW, and IMPACT legend D-Lo Brown…
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June 13, 2024 0

MCAC Names 118 Athletes to the 2024 Spring Elite Team

The Minnesota College Athletic Conference (MCAC) has announced its Spring 2024 MCAC Elite Team.  The award recognizes student-athletes who combined outstanding academic and athletic performance through the Spring 2024 season.  Honorees must have earned MCAC All-Academic honors as well as All-Division, All-Conference, All-Region, and/or All-American honors in the sport of men’s basketball, women’s basketball, wrestling, golf, baseball, or softball. A total of 118…
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June 13, 2024 0

New Benefits for Local Organic Farmers

Norman County FSA Executive Director James Kruize reminds local farmers and homeowners of two programs that could benefit them. The first being the Organic Certification Cost Share program, offering financial benefits to organic growers. And an announcement to homeowners about the Conservation Reservation Program (CRP) and nesting season. You can listen to the full Kaleidoscope…
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June 13, 2024 0

Hatton Beautification Summer Concert Series returning for 2nd year 

The Hatton Beautification Committee is bringing back their Summer Concert Series after a successful first year. Hatton Beautification Committee members Donna Lee Strand and Karen Howsen tell us what they have in store for the June and July performances.  The Concert Series will wrap up in August with a performance from Moorhead singer Rick Adams.…
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June 13, 2024 0

Farm and Field 6/12/2024

Mike Nelson (West Central Ag Services) You might be a farmer David Thompson (World Association of Beet and Cane Growers) Mike Skaug (Beltrami Area Farmer) Kevin Thorsness (Bayer Crop Science) John Habedank (Twin Valley area Farmer) Logan Milligan (Purina Feed LCC)


June 13, 2024 0

City of Fosston Swears in new Police Chief at Council meeting on Monday 

The City of Fosston swore in a new police chief and patrol officer at their City Council meeting on Monday. Fosston City Administrator Cassie Heide tells us more.  Heide says city project updates where the next major topic on Monday’s agenda including a new walking trail through Brege-Stafford Park in Fosston.  Heide says project discussion…
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June 13, 2024 0

Breakfast on the Farm at Steinmetz Farm 

The Mahnomen County Breakfast on the Farm at Steinmetz Farm is back for another year on Saturday, June 15 from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Event host Jim Steinmetz says the event is a great way for kids and adults alike to see how the dairy industry has changed over the years and how a…
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June 13, 2024 0

Mahnomen School Board Approves 2025 Preliminary Budget 

The Mahnomen School Board approved their 2025 preliminary budget at their meeting on Monday night. Mahnomen Superintendent Jeff Bisek breaks down the budget that was approved.  Bisek says the school board also finalized a filing date for the upcoming school board elections in November.  After a successful first year, Bisek says the Mahnomen School District …
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June 13, 2024 0