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Doug Barrett

Doug Barre on 1310 KNOX

Doug Barrett is one of the most heavily awarded broadcasters in North Dakota. Barrett has been keeping watch over news events in the Red River Valley for the past 36 years.

The Chicago area native is a graduate of Winona State University. He moved to Minnesota in 1975 and decided to call North Dakota home in 1981. Barrett is married with two grown children.

Over the years the K-N-O-X News team has been recognized for excellence in reporting by such groups as the Associated Press…Minnesota News Network…A-P Managing Editors Association… Silver Microphone…and Northwest Broadcast News Association. In 1998 Vice-President Al Gore presented K-N-O-X with the “Hammer Award” for work during the devastating 1997 Red River flood.

When not on the air Barrett enjoys DIY projects…walking…and an occasional game of curling.

Recent articles by Doug Barrett

UND Student Vote

Nov 20, 2018 AT 7:02 pm

New Memorial Union plan approved

GF & EGF Bridge Debate

Nov 20, 2018 AT 7:58 am

Construction of new bridge likely at least a decade out

ND Guard Tuition

Nov 20, 2018 AT 7:57 am

Emergency Commission approves Guard tuition funding

MN - Train Derailment

Nov 20, 2018 AT 7:47 am

Train derailment near Fisher, MN

Early Vote Popularity

Nov 20, 2018 AT 7:45 am

About 157,000 North Dakota residents voted prior to election