Category: R & J Outdoors Show

Sports Backtalk on KSDM/KGHS 12-8-22

Mike Bolstad, George Fraik , Timm Ringhofer and Duane Etienne talk about the current situations we see in sports today. Listeners can call in with their thoughts as well. Minnesota Vikings are main topic this week


December 8, 2022 0

Ice Fishing tips and talk with Mr Ice Fishing, Dave Genz.

R&J Outdoors was able to catch up with “Mr Ice Fishing” himself Dave Genz to talk ice fishing.


December 7, 2022 0

Fargo Ice Fishing Show Showcases Latest in Ice Fishing Industry

Fargo, ND — Right as the ice fishing season is getting underway, take a break and head to the Scheels Arena in Fargo to check out one the largest Ice Fishing Shows in the nation. The Fargo Ice Fishing Show gets underway this Friday and continues through Sunday. With both ice rinks and all the…
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December 7, 2022 0

MN Firearms Deer Season Posts Below Average Harvest Results

Minnesota — The final numbers are in from this year’s Minnesota Firearms Deer Harvest and the results are some of the poorest they’ve been in years, especially in Northwest Minnesota. In fact Firearms Harvests in Deer Permit Areas 258 and 298 are the lowest they have been more than 10 years and Statewide Firearms harvest…
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November 28, 2022 0

Northern Spiked Spears, Beers, and Decoy Show

Jordan Gunufson with Northern Spiked Dark House Spearing talks about the upcoming Spears, Beers, and Decoys Show happening on November 19th at the Lean To Tavern in Bejou.


November 16, 2022 0

Clearwater County Sheriff Reminds Anglers to be Cautious on Thin Ice

Bagley, MN — As soon as the local lakes start freezing up, anglers will have the itch to be the first on the hardwater for ice fishing. Clearwater County Sheriff Darren Halvorson joined the KKCQ Food for Thought Program to remind anglers about the dangers of early ice. He notes that ice thickness varies especially…
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November 16, 2022 0

R & J Deer Camp Interviews

Listen back to the interviews from our first ever R & J Deer Camp, which was broadcast live from the Twin Valley Liquor Store and hosted by R & J News Director Mark Askelson. Brad Boman – Deep Roots Land Service Greg Henderson – Detroit Lakes Area Assistant Wildlife Manager Chris Lee – Norman County…
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November 9, 2022 0

Harvested Deer Down for Opening Weekend

Minnesota — Current Deer Harvest data from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources shows a slow start to the Minnesota Firearms season. As of Monday afternoon, 68,628 deer had been registered so far this year across the state. That includes deer registered during the youth mentored hunt and archery seasons, which is well below average. …
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November 8, 2022 0

Firearms Deer Season Outlook

Detroit Lakes, MN — Temperatures are dropping and most of the crops will be off heading into this weekend’s Minnesota Firearms Deer Season opener. That’s a good sign that the deer will be moving and will increase the chances of success for area hunters. However, that was not the case a couple of weeks ago…
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November 4, 2022 0

R & J Behind the Music: Mike Skurek – The Legend Behind the Turdy Point Buck

Wisconsin – Some Turdy-Some Years ago, one of the greatest hunting songs about a fictional monster buck was written and the playlist on the way to deer camp has never been the same again. In celebration of huntin’ season, Mark Askelson of R & J News was able to track down the writer of the…
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November 4, 2022 0