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Spring Rain, Snowmelt May Cause Localized Flooding, Road Closures

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Spring rain, melting snow and culverts and catch basins plugged with ice can cause water to back up onto highways. The Minnesota Department of Transportation wants to remind motorists to be watchful for flooded areas as water can rise quickly. In many areas, ditches are filled with snow and the roadway shoulders have high banks of …

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Early Spring Gardening Prep – Focus 3/10/19

This weekend on Focus, my guest is Robin Trott,  Douglas County Extention Educator, University of Minnesota.  We discuss the effects of all of the snow we have these days, potential flooding, the emerald ash borer, how to start prepping for gardening, and how to best feed the birds.   Listen now:

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Focus – The Puppets Are Coming!

This week’s episode of Focus is a conversation with Ken Martinson who is helping to bring a wonderful opportunity to our community to have fun and learn more about the arts via puppetry! Cardboard Explosion is great for all ages. Performances will be held Friday, March 8 at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, March 9 at 10:00 a.m. at the Andria …

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Win a $25 Gear Bucks Gift Card from Centre PowerSports

Starting Monday, February 18th, be listening to KIK-FM for your chance to win a $25 “Gear Bucks Gift Card” from Centre PowerSports of Sauk Centre! Listen every Monday through Friday for the Centre PowerSports Sounder – when you hear it – be the first caller on the studio line at 320-763-5458 and you’ll win a $25 Gift Card with the Centre PowerSports Gear …

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Win Winstock 2019 Tickets

Select Wednesdays are “Winstock Wednesday” on Kikv FM! Listen to Paul and Pete at 7:15 am on select Wednesdays for the “Winstock Wednesday Song of the Day”. The next time we play it back, be the first caller to identify it and you’ll win two tickets to Winstock, June 14th and 15th in Winsted! You’ll then be in the drawing for 2 more …

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We’re Looking For Local Non-Profits!

Are you in charge of a local non-profit organization?  Would you like more publicity for what you do, or an event you have coming up?  We are looking for non-profit organizations to appear on our Sunday morning public service program, Focus.   Focus is a community service of Cool 94.3 and KIKV-FM.  We have featured many organizations over the years, including …

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Hey, We Finally Got Some Snow!!!

It’s been awhile since we’ve had a snowstorm in the Lakes Area! I had almost forgotten what it was like to wake up to a world covered in snow – that quiet sound of snow hitting the ground as it piles up.  The lucky ones get to observe this storm from the safety of their homes – warm, maybe a …

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Radiothon 2018

Click Here To Donate Online   The Radiothon to End Child Abuse is a 23 hour pledge drive to raise funds to help end child abuse and neglect in Douglas, Pope, Stevens, Todd, and Grant counties.  Funds raised during the Radiothon go directly to local agencies to help end child abuse through education and services in our area.   The …

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Radiothon To End Child Abuse Online Auction Is Now Open

The online auction to benefit the Radiothon is now open.  Our friends at American Solutions for Business of Glenwood have provided the infrastructure and design for our online auction site this year. American builds auction sites and online stores for clients nationwide.  You can click here to connect to the website to bid on a great number of items that have been graciously …

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