Today's Top Local Stories
Saturday, March 8th, 2014 at 8:50 pm
WCMP continues it’s high school playoff coverage on Saturday with girls basketball. Braham will be taking on Foley in a second round Section 7AA match-up.
Braham enters the contest with a 23-4 record against the 17-10 Falcons, who hold a 7-3 section record. Braham defeated Maple Lake 62-47 in a first round game on Thursday.
Jesse Logan will be on the call from St.Michael-Albertville. The game starts at 4pm on Cool Country 100.9 and will also be streaming live on our website.
Saturday, March 8th, 2014 at 6:49 pm
WXCX continues it’s high school playoff coverage on Saturday with girls basketball. Siren will be taking on Shell Lake in a WIAA Regional Finals match-up.
Siren enters the contest with a 18-5 record against the 15-8 Lakers, who hold a 4-7 conference record. Siren defeated Luck 39-34 in a second round game on Friday.
Josh Miggler will be on the call. The game starts at 7pm on SAM 1057 and will also be streaming live on our website.
Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 8:30 pm
Pre Game Info: Our high school sports coverage resumes tonight in Siren for a highly anticipated matchup. The Dragons and Luck Cardinals played two thrilling one-point games in the regular season, both won by Siren, which is how they earned Tuesday night’s bye. The Cardinals qualified for this game with an opening round win over Northwood. This is the fourth year in a row these teams have met three times, with that third meeting in the playoffs. Luck has eliminated Siren each of the past two years. Jesse Logan will call the Regional Semifinal tonight in Division 5 when Luck travels to Siren! The game will tip at 7pm.
Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 8:33 am
The Minnesota House of Representatives passed a tax cut bill on Thursday evening in a landslide vote of 126-2, approving nearly $500 million dollars in tax cuts and repeals.
Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 5:56 am
Some schools in our listening area are starting late on Friday morning due to icy conditions.
PHASE 2 hours late
Others may be calling in soon… stay tuned!
Thursday, March 6th, 2014 at 8:30 pm
Pre Game Info: The featured game on Cool Country 100.9 at 7pm tonight is the 22-4 Braham Bombers hosting the 5-18 Maple Lake Irish. Braham’s boys beat Maple Lake in opening round Section 5 Class AA last week, and now the Bombers girls will look to start their postseason off with a similar win. Braham has made State an amazing five years in a row, but will have a tougher road ahead of them now in a new Section. Braham senior Kayla Nickles has had a great year leading the squad, and hit a team-record nine three pointers in their regular season finale on Monday night. Join our Jesse Logan at 7pm for the Irish and the Bombers on WCMP FM 100.9.
Thursday, March 6th, 2014 at 8:25 pm
Pregame info: We’ve got a huge boys basketball game scheduled on SAM1057 tonight as the Luck Cardinals are just two wins away from a berth in the State Tournament in Division 5. Luck will take on Drummond at a neutral site in Hayward. Luck won the Regional Final on Saturday night when they beat Siren 41-33. Tonight’s game is a rematch of a tight sectional semifinal game between the two a year ago. Last year, in this same round, Drummond beat Luck 31-28 to end the Cardinals season. Drummond went on to beat Clayton, but lost at State. Join us on SAM1057 for Drummond vs Luck at 7pm!
Thursday, March 6th, 2014 at 7:30 am
Sergeant Dan Kunz joined our Jesse Logan on Thursday morning.
Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 at 8:35 pm
WCMP continue it’s high school playoff coverage on Wednesday with girls basketball. Rush City will be traveling to Aitkin in a section 7AA match-up.
Pregame info: Rush City enters the contest with a 12-9 record against the 18-7 Gobblers, who hold an impressive 12-3 conference record. Aitkin made news this season after snapping Braham’s 75 game win streak in the Great River Conference.
Jesse Logan will be on the call from Aitkin. The game starts at 7pm on Cool Country 100.9 and will also be streaming live on our website.
Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 at 8:35 am
The Minnesota House of Representatives forwarded a plan on Tuesday evening that deals with the use of medical marijuana after numerous mothers testified before a Health and Human Services Policy Committee.
Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 at 8:25 pm
Pregame info: We’re back with more High School sports tonight on the Red Rock Radio Network. It’s a Wisconsin girls game in Division 4 as the Grantsburg Pirates host the Unity Eagles. Grantsburg finished with a 7-13 record while Unity’s girls finished at 6-15. In the two regular season meetings, each team won on their home court. Josh Miggler will call the action on SAM1057. The winner will play again on Friday night.
Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 at 8:06 am
Burnett County Sheriff Dean Roland visited our morning show and talked about buried fire numbers, road crews and various calls during the past week.
Sunday, March 2nd, 2014 at 11:05 am
Pine County Sheriff Robin Cole released his quarterly column on Wednesday to update residents on current events within the Sheriff’s Office, specifically discussing the 4th Quarter of 2013.
Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 9:30 pm
Pregame info: The Braham Bombers will have their hands full tonight against defending Section 5AA Champion Annandale in the quarterfinal round. Braham has a 24-3 record while the Cardinals are 20-6, but Annandale is ranked #3 in the State in QRF and will have a size/strength advantage over the Bombers. Join our Jesse Logan for the second game of the doubleheader tonight from St. Michael/Albertville!
Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 8:45 pm
Two West Lakeland teams meet tonight in a huge postseason game when the Siren Dragons face the Luck Cardinals tonight at 7pm. The winner will move on and the loser’s season will come to an end. Luck swept the season series winning both games and is the #1 seed; Siren is the #2 seed.
Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 7:20 pm
Pregame info: The Mora Mustangs know that the St. Cloud Cathedral Crusaders are viewed as one of the best teams in the state in Class AA. The Mustangs also know that they can play with the Crusaders, having lost by just four points at Cathedral earlier this month. The Mustangs game will be called by our Jesse Logan at 6pm on 100.9FM.
Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 11:25 am
Minnesota’s health-insurance marketplace, MNSure, is shutting down it’s website again to conduct routine maintenance and fix common bugs over the weekend.
Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 9:45 pm
Pre Game Info: Our final regular season game of the winter broadcast schedule goes down tonight when Pine City hosts East Central in girls basketball. Both teams will be Pine City is just 2-22 while East Central is 8-13. For the Dragons, tonight will be a big night; it’s Pink Out the Gym night to raise money for cancer and also parents night and senior night. The Eagles will hope to spoil the fun. They beat Pine City by 17 in the first meeting.
Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 8:25 pm
Pregame info: The Division 5 boys basketball playoffs resume tonight in Wisconsin, and we will carry the Frederic Vikings @ Siren Dragons game, which tips at 7pm. Josh Miggler will call the action in this, the third meeting of the two teams this season. It’s a #2-#3 matchup in the Regional Semifinal. The winner will most likely take on Luck tomorrow night. Siren is 16-6 while the Frederic Vikings are 14-9. The two teams split in the regular season, each winning on it’s own home court. That may give the Dragons a slight edge in this one, but it should be a fun battle.
Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 9:55 am
Pine City Pioneer Editor Mike Gainor spoke with us on this week’s Pioneer Report. He touched on numerous stories found in this weeks Pine City Pioneer Newspaper.