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Representative Rob Ecklund (DFL) Int’l Falls.

Rob Ecklund called in from St. Paul to discuss the topics and issues that are being taken up on the House floor and debated. Main topic was the unemployment payback as well as the Hero Pay agreement.


May 2, 2022 0

International Falls Area Chamber of Commerce Committee Member Betsy Zaren

Betsy Zaren stopped into the studio to give us a more in depth look into what transpired into the re-vote that will allow the International Falls Area Chamber of Commerce to reopen.


April 28, 2022 0

38-5 Vote to re-institute the International Falls Chamber of Commerce

On a membership vote of 38 to 5 at a special meeting yesterday, the International Falls Area Chamber of Commerce reversed an earlier vote, and therefore will continue to exist after Saturday. Members are encouraged to renew their dues, sign up to volunteer and consider serving as board members. Next steps involve a survey of…
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April 27, 2022 0

School Matters ISD361

Kevin Grover, Superintendent of Schools in International Falls and ISD 361, joined me in studio for the Bi-Monthly program School Matters. Top discussion was the Fall Sports and weather issues for them. The topic of the Bomb threat at the school was also discussed.


April 26, 2022 0

Conservation Officers Weekly Report 4-26-22

CO Darrin Kittelson (International Falls #1) reports the Rainy River has been fairly busy with catch-and-release sturgeon fishing, even with the wet, cold and windy conditions. The sturgeon keep season started on Sunday and will end May 7. Sturgeon anglers are reminded that if they are planning on keeping a sturgeon it must be between…
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April 26, 2022 0

International Falls Chamber of Commerce Membership Meeting

The International Falls Chamber of Commerce will hold a membership meeting for a revote on the dissolution vote. The purpose of the revote would be to overturn the prior vote that dissolved the Chamber. Meeting will take place on Tuesday, April 26 at 5:15 pm at Ballan’s ISpace.


April 25, 2022 0

International Falls & Other Northern MN Schools Evacuated After Receiving Bomb Threats

International Falls, MN — The International Falls School District ISD 361 was one of a number of area school districts in northern Minnesota on Wednesday reacting to reports of a bomb threat. ISD 361 Superintendent Kevin Grover says their threat was specific to the High School, but all students were immediately evacuated. Students at International…
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April 20, 2022 0

International Falls City Council Meeting 4-18-22

AGENDA City of International Falls – City Council Regular Meeting 5:30 P.M., Monday, April 18, 2022 Council Chamber, 600 Fourth Street PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG CALL TO ORDER ROLL CALL APPROVE AGENDA WITH ANY ADDITIONS/DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA (only by unanimous consent). APPROVAL OF MINUTES Minutes of the Monday, April 4, 2022 regular…
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April 19, 2022 0

Voyageur National Park announces portage restrictions.

Bob DeGross, Superintendent Voyageur National Park talks about what to expect if you are portaging from Rainy Lake upstream to Namakan.


April 19, 2022 0

Voyageurs National Park Establishes Vessel Decontamination Station at Kettle Falls Portage 

In response to the discovery of zebra mussel veligers (larvae) in Black Bay of Rainy Lake in late 2021, Voyageurs staff is starting a containment and prevention program. This program involves educational activities as well as new management operations related to Kettle Falls and Gold Portage areas.    Voyageurs National Park management will now require all vessels crossing…
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April 13, 2022 0