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

Missing Person Search

Jun 22, 2018 AT 2:19 pm

Criminal charges pending in missing-person case

Gun Stunt Death

Jun 22, 2018 AT 2:17 pm

Woman who shot boyfriend in videotaped stunt resisted

Spirit Lake Homicides

Jun 22, 2018 AT 8:40 am

Prosecutors file charges in separate Spirit Lake homicides

MN - Child Case Investigation (update)

Jun 22, 2018 AT 8:36 am

Injured Red Lake Falls toddler has died

ND - Missing Machine Gun

Jun 22, 2018 AT 8:16 am

Air Force base finds missing gun; explosives still missing