Kittson County News

02/24/2018 05:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Our View: Time for letting go 

We sympathize with Koochiching County officials in facing the hard facts about the feasibility of siting the Renewable Energy Clean Air Project, or RECAP, locally. On Wednesday, the Koochiching Economic Development Authority Board discussed the project that staff and many elected officials have been involved with since around 2008.

02/06/2018 05:09 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Jefferson Highway: North-South 

A ccording to the Jefferson Highway Declaration, much of the Jefferson Highway north of Wadena all the way to the Canadian border, was paved only with gravel. This was due mainly to the rural nature of that geographical portion of the road together with the financing available thereof.

02/03/2018 12:17 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Sheriff gets aggressive with wolves preying on livestock 

Kittson County Sheriff Steve Porter explains a map his office created to document confirmed and alleged cases of cattle killed by wolves. Cattle eat hay in a winter feedlot on the Steve Klopp ranch near Karlstad, Minn., where Kittson County Sheriff Steve Porter's office is investigating wolf kills to help ranches get reimbursement from the state.