KQDS Staff

Chisholm Mayor Resigning Jan. 2

Family Health Reasons Cited as Cause for Resignation

FROM CITY OF CHISHOLM WEBSITECHISHOLM, Minn-Chisholm’s Mayor Todd Scaia has announced that he will be resigning Jan. 2. Scaia was finishing the previous mayor’s term as he was elected to another office. Scaia’s term was expected to last until the end of 2018. The mayor’s brother Kevin Scaia, who is also a city councilor, has been accused of groping a…

Omarosa Resigns from Trump Administration Job

WASHINGTON (Fox News) – “Apprentice” star turned White House official Omarosa Manigault Newman will leave the Trump administration next month, according to the White House. “Omarosa Manigault Newman resigned yesterday to pursue other opportunities,” White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement. “Her departure will not be effective until January 2018. We wish her the best in future…

Cloquet School Given All-Clear After Lockdown

Students are Secured in School

CLOQUET, Minn. – The Cloquet High School was placed on lockdown Wednesday morning just after 7:30 a.m., after a domestic dispute involving parents during morning drop off. The school was placed on lockdown while police searched for the individual, after their car was found unoccupied on the school’s campus. The person of interest was located around 9:30 a.m. and the…

Counterfeit Barbies Seized at US-Canada Border

Photo Courtesy of U.S. Customs and Border Protection INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (KMSP) – Border patrol officers seized more than 3,000 counterfeit Barbie dolls at the United States-Canada border in International Falls, Minnesota last month. The dolls, piratical copies of Mattel’s CEO Barbie, were found in a rail container headed for the point-of-entry in Ranier, Minnesota in August. The counterfeit merchandise had a suggested…

Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter – Full Time

KQDS, FOX 21 News in Duluth, Minnesota is seeking a Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter.  Primary duties include anchoring/producing our weekend evening sportscasts, and serving as a sports reporter. You will also play a big role in planning and appearing on our weekly sports show “Friday Night Frenzy.”  Must have experience in a television newsroom, be able to shoot/edit non-linear formats and…

Duluth Duplex Fire Under Investigation

DULUTH, Minn. – The Duluth fire marshal is investigating an overnight fire at a vacant two-story duplex that left behind at least $35,000 in damage. Officials say the flames broke out around 4 a.m. Easter morning on the 200-block of East 3rd Street. Twenty firefighters responded and remained on scene for three hours. The cause of the fire was not…