Carol McCarthy

KDLM's Carol McCarthy keeps you updated with local, regional, state and national news.

KDLM's News Director Carol McCarthy keeps you updated with local, regional, state and national news. News updates at 6:00, 7:00 and, 8:00. Carol also hosts Hodge Podge weekday mornings at 8:30.

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Recent articles by Carol McCarthy

Election 2018: City of Detroit Lakes Referendum for 1/2% Sales Tax to Build New Police Facility

Dec 31, 1969 AT 6:00 pm

Voters in the City of Detroit Lakes will see a referendum question to give the city their approval to move ahead with adoption of a 1/2 % sales tax to finance the building of a new Police Department facility for $6.7 million. Detroit Lakes Mayor Matt Brenk, Vice Mayor Ron Zeman and City Administrator Kelcey Klemm spoke about the referendum on Hodge Podge October 18th.

Election 2018: Detroit Lakes Ward 2 Candidate Jay Schurman, Incumbent

Dec 31, 1969 AT 6:00 pm

Candidate for Detroit Lakes Ward 2, Jay Schurman, is the incumbent running to retain his seat. He's been on the Detroit Lakes City Council for four years. Schurman is a realtor in town and was first elected as Alderman for Ward 3 before he moved across town and as it worked out, a seat had been vacated in his new Ward, he ran and was reelected in Ward 2.

Election 2018: LWV Forum, October 16 in Detroit Lakes, House Representatives for Districts 2B and 4B

Dec 31, 1969 AT 6:00 pm

Candidates for House Representative districts 2B and 4B fielded about a half dozen questions for an hour at last night's forum. District 2B DFL challenger Karen Branden of Rochert and 2B GOP incumbent Steve Green of Fosston and District 4B GOP Challenger Jason Peterson and 4B DFL incumbent Paul Marquart were on hand and fielded questions on legacy funding, health care, water quality, restoring right to vote to convicted felons and climate change.‚Äč

Election 2018: LWV Forum October 16th Becker County Sheriff Candidates Al Fowler and Todd Glander

Dec 31, 1969 AT 6:00 pm

Nearly 20 questions were posed to the candidates for Becker County Sheriff in an hour's time. Candidates Al Fowler and Todd Glander fielded a wide-spectrum of questions from handling inmates, deescalating situations, school safety to how each would handle the projected population growth in Becker County. (Audio provided by Fundamental Technologies with permission to post from Detroit Lakes League of Women Voters)

"Feel the Thunder..." Birds

Dec 31, 1969 AT 6:00 pm

The Communities of the Mahnomen-Waubun Thunderbirds High School Football team have a lot to be proud of with a 7-0 record so far this season and that community pride is overflowing into the state with the Thunderbirds one of three finalists for the Minnesota Vikings Football Community of the Year.