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 Pot Bust

Nov 21, 2017 AT 2:33 pm

Minnesota woman faces charges after traffic stop

GF Robbery

Nov 21, 2017 AT 7:59 am

Grand Forks police search for suspects

Interconnect Project Completed

Nov 21, 2017 AT 7:49 am

GF & EGF officials mark completion of joint wastewater project

GF Superintendent Search

Nov 21, 2017 AT 7:47 am

Open forum scheduled for next week in Grand Forks

GF Deferral Program

Nov 21, 2017 AT 7:39 am

Three year program granted extension