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

ND Auditor's Powers

Jul 17, 2019 AT 11:46 am

Legislator: Law limiting state auditor a 'mistake'

LaFave Park Improvements

Jul 17, 2019 AT 11:42 am

East Grand Forks to seek state funds for park projects

GF Budget Preview

Jul 17, 2019 AT 8:16 am

No mill increase planned for 2020

ND Oil Production

Jul 17, 2019 AT 8:10 am

ND oil production steady in May

Crookston - Fake Robbery

Jul 17, 2019 AT 8:07 am

Suspect sought in fast food robbery joke