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

GF Business News

Oct 19, 2018 AT 10:41 pm

Jobs...crafts...and tissue

ND Officer Assault

Oct 19, 2018 AT 12:13 pm

Officer charged with felony assault on suspect

Heitkamp - Cramer Debate

Oct 19, 2018 AT 7:53 am

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Republican challenger Kevin Cramer hold first debate

NCTC Impact

Oct 19, 2018 AT 7:47 am

President Bona delivers positive State of College message

ND Train Fatal

Oct 19, 2018 AT 7:46 am

Sheyenne man dies in collision with freight train