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Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame Committee to Induct 2nd Class this Weekend

Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame Committee will induct it’s 2nd class into the Hall of Fame this weekend in Ada. This year’s inductees include famed volleyball coach and teacher Ruth Hayden, Eric Swanson, Ardell Knudsvig, entrepreneur and philanthropist Chester Dekko, Northwest Missouri College baseball coach Darren Loe, Ada native and NSIC Hall…
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September 15, 2022 0

Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame Induction on Saturday

The Ada-Borup-West Cougar Hall of Fame committee would like to announce that the second Hall of Fame class will be inducted into the Cougar Hall of Fame on Saturday, September 17, 2022. Events and activities will take place on Friday and Saturday in Ada. The committee is excited to honor and celebrate the contributions that…
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September 12, 2022 0

Trio to be inducted into BPA Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame

(Brainerd, MN) — Three Brainerd Public Schools Alums who have taken their education into the community and have made an impact will be honored with their induction into the Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame with a ceremony on September 23rd. We recently chatted with Hall of Fame Selection Committee member Sherry DeLaHunt about the Hall of…
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August 24, 2022 0

Brainerd Public Schools Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame 2022

Sherry DeLahunt, a Selection Committee Member of Brainerd Public Schools Distinguished Achievement Hall of Fame, educates us about the history of The Hall of Fame and how they choose their nominees. Sherry also announces the three chosen nominees for this year who will be honored at their ceremony on Sept. 23, 2022.


August 18, 2022 0

Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame Class Announced

Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame Committee has announced the 2nd class for the Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame. The 2022 Hall of Fame class includes: Ardell Knudsvig, Chester Dekko, Ruth Hayden, Eric Swanson, Darin Lowe, Dean Bowyer, Ross & Pat Pfund, the 1966 Boys Basketball team, and 2009 Girls Basketball team. The class…
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August 2, 2022 0

R & J Broadcasting, Inc Owner Jim Birkemeyer to be Inducted into First Class of Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame

Ada, MN — R & J Broadcasting Incorporated owner Jim Birkemeyer will have his legacy cemented in history this weekend as he’s inducted into the first class of the Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame! Birkemeyer, or “Birk” as he’s more commonly known, began his broadcasting career in 1981, but began his legacy as the voice for…
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September 24, 2021 0

Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame Inducting Inaugural Class this Weekend

Ada, MN — This weekend, the Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame Committee will induct their inaugural class for the Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame. Inductees will be honored during halftime of Friday’s Homecoming Football game and during a special ceremony Saturday afternoon at the Ada-Borup-West School.  Inductees include prestigious alumni, teachers, supporters, and even a few of…
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September 23, 2021 0

Minnesota Music Hall of Famer joins the Borderland airwaves

By Kris Norton (6/11/2020), Kris@ksdmradio.com International Falls – Minnesota-born Music Hall of Famer Jonathan Edwards joined the crew on Never on a Sunday just shy of his Golden Record single’s Golden Anniversary. Edwards, singer/songwriter of Sunshine (Go Away Today), hit #4 on the U.S. Billboard Top 100 and closed out 1972 ahead of Elton John’s Rocketman, and Rockin’ Robin by Michael Jackson. If not…
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October 28, 2020 0