Author bio

About Brad Dokken

A native of Roseau, Minn., Brad Dokken graduated from Roseau High School in 1979. He then attended Bemidji State University, where he graduated in 1984 with a bachelor’s degree in mass communications and a minor in vocal music. Dokken was managing editor of the BSU’s student newspaper, the Northern Student, and helped launch regular outdoors coverage in the publication. He worked at the Wadena (Minn.) Pioneer-Journal from August 1984 until becoming a copy editor for the Herald’s Agweek magazine in November 1985. He migrated from Agweek to the the copy desk at the Herald in July 1989 and has been the Herald’s outdoors writer since 1998.


All things outdoors, music, hockey.


One thought on “Author bio

  1. Hi Brad,
    Welcome aboard. Blogging is great fun. You’ll love it.
    I have a question: are you putting your minor — vocal music — into practice??? I know a choir that would love to have you.

    Your ole friend,
    Ruby Girl

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