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Breckenridge is located on the famed Red River of the North. The Bois de Sioux and Otter Tail rivers merge here and offer the opportunity for fishing and canoeing. A unique feature of the area is the country club which has nine holes situated in each state of Minnesota and North Dakota. It is 50 miles to the Fargo Airport.

County:

Wilkin County   co.wilkin.mn.us

Region:

West Central

Distance from Minneapolis:

203 miles

Distance from nearest MSA:

45 Miles from Fargo-Moorhead MSA

Elevation:

963.495 Feet Above Sea Level

US Congressional District:

7

 

MN Legislative District:

12A

Services & Information

Location

Phone Number

Breckenridge Public Utilities

Breckenridge, MN

218-643-4681

Great Plains Natural Gas

Fergus Falls, MN

877-267-4764

Breckenridge Senior Center

Breckenridge, MN

218-643-5730

Chamber of Commerce

Wahpeton, ND

701-642-8744

Relocation Center & Services

Wahpeton, ND

701-642-8744

Breckenridge Public Library

Breckenridge, MN

218-643-2113

web: www.larl.org

City of Wahpeton

Wahpeton, ND

701-642-8559

Wilkin County Fair - wilkincountyfair.org

Southern Valley Healthwatch - svhw.org

Youth and Community Prevention Coalition - wilkinyouthandcommunity.blogspot.com

  

Local Newspapers

Location

Phone Number

Daily News

Wahpeton, ND

701-642-8585

Daily Journal

Fergus Falls, MN

1-800-726-1781

Midweek / Heartland

Fergus Falls, MN

1-800-950-2006

Local Radio Stations

   

KBMW AM

Wahpeton, ND

701-642-8747

Lakes Radio

Fergus Falls, MN

1-800-303-5596

WDAY AM Radio & TV

Fargo, ND

701-241-5236

Local Cable Service

   

MidContinent Communications

Wahpeton, ND

701-642-5355

Local Telephone Service

   

702 Communications

Wahpeton, ND

701-642-2742

Qwest Communications

Minneapolis, MN

612-663-7911