Brad Dokken is editor of the Herald’s Northland Outdoor part and in addition works as a replica editor and web page designer. Dokken joined the Herald firm in November 1985 as a replica editor for Agweek journal and joined the Herald employees in 1989. He labored as a replica editor within the options and information departments earlier than turning into outdoor editor in 1998. He additionally writes a weblog referred to as Compass Factors. A Roseau, Minn., native, Dokken is a graduate of Bemidji State College.