Contact Us
Original Features

Original Features - Page 2

Steele County Historical Society
Steele County Historical Society
[

A Look Back: May-June 1916 News, Steele County

Steve Groening recounts the May-June 1916 news highlights: A fire at the Public Service Operating Company power plant, new owners for the Hotel Owatonna, a ban on carnivals, improvements to local parks, record graduation from Owatonna High School and an update on the status of Owatonna’s National Guard units...

Read More

will jerry eat it
Tamara Gruhot / Townsquare Media
[

Will Jerry Eat It? Dal Palak

Farm Director Jerry Groskreutz gets a taste of India with Dal Palak. This dish is lentils with spinach and Indian spices. Have we turned up the heat too far for Jerry, or will he enjoy the exotic flavors...

Read More

guns
Tamara Gruhot / Townsquare Media
[

A Look Back: Gunsmith A.S. Bloxam, Rice County

The Rice County Historical Society has acquired a gun manufactured by A.S. Bloxam of Faribault. Liz Kramer tells us more about Bloxam and the gun...

Read More

Pixar
Pixar
[

New Movie Releases: June 2016

In case you didn’t get enough inspiration from our list of the 20 films you absolutely must see this summer, then perhaps our guide to June’s new movie releases will give you a few more ideas. Next months brings sequels to Independence Day, The Conjuring and Now You See Me, a new Pixar film, and a comedy from the Lonely Island trio. And that’s only half of it. Did we mention Daniel Radcliffe’s magical farting corpse? That’s something you definitely do not want to miss (and we say that sincerely).

Read More

Category: Original Features Tags:
dandelions
Tamara Gruhot / Townsquare Media
[

Will Jerry Eat It? Dandelion Kale Salad

A few weeks ago, Farm Director Jerry Groskreutz wrote a post with reasons not to spray your dandelions, so we wondered if we could get him to eat them instead of spraying them...

Read More

Owatonna Fire Department
Tamara Gruhot / Townsquare Media
[

A Look Back: 1925 Seagrave Fire Truck, Steele County

Korey Kamholz of the Owatonna Fire Department shares the story of how the department acquired its first pump engine, a 1925 Seagrave, and points out some of the truck’s features...

Read More

will jerry eat it
Tamara Gruhot / Townsquare Media
[

Will Jerry Eat It? Tempura Rolls

Many people enjoy tempura rolls, but will Farm Director Jerry Groskreutz? This form of sushi contains cooked fish with rice in a seaweed wrap...

Read More

Rice County Historical Society
Rice County Historical Society
[

A Look Back: Liz Strofus, Women Airforce Service Pilot, Rice County

Learn how Faribault’s own Liz “Betty Wall” Strofus became a member of the Women Airforce Service Pilots in World War II, and an active advocate for women veterans’ rights...

Read More

Will Jerry Eat It
Tamara Gruhot / Townsquare Media
[

Will Jerry Eat It? Sweet Pickled Ginger

We wanted to give Farm Director Jerry Groskreutz a treat, and this jar filled with pink looked interesting. Is sweet pickled ginger actually the treat Jerry hopes it is...

Read More

Owatonna
Steele County Historical Society
[

A Look Back: Owatonna’s Mineral Springs, Steele County

The Steele County Historical Society's Paul Nelson explores some of the history behind Owatonna’s Mineral Springs and the Land of the Healing Waters...

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://krforadio.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KRFO Radio quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KRFO Radio contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.