Brian Schmitt

I was born and raised in the Graettinger area. After graduating from Graettinger High School in 1992, I worked for a few years in the retail sector before joining the KICD staff part-time back in November of 2000. I became the full-time evening announcer in July of 2002.

From an early age, music and sports have been two of my main interests. The radio in my room was almost always on, and if I wasn’t listening to music, it was Minnesota Twins baseball. As I got older, I also took an interest in weather and news. So I guess it’s not a huge surprise that I eventually ended up pursuing a career in radio.

In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends along with reading the occasional book or two. Of course, I still like to listen to music and play or watch sports when I get the chance.


Local Headlines

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Estherville Teen Accident

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An Estherville teen is injured after his vehicle struck a tree.

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Highway 60 Project Delayed

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The completion date for the four-lane expansion of Highway 60 from Mountain Lake to Butterfield has been delayed.

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Alta Man Sentenced To Prison

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An Alta man charged in a theft and an armed robbery receives a prison sentence.

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Sutherland Facility Groundbreaking

A groundbreaking ceremony for a new structure in Sutherland is set for Friday.

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Woman Killed After Pickup Runs Through Nursing Home

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The collision killed 88-year-old Anna Dykstra...