Today's Top Local Stories
Saturday, December 7th, 2013 at 11:49 am
Chisago County Commissioner Mike Robinson called-in to WCMP on Saturday to talk about the latest board meeting that was held on December 4th. Topics included levy numbers, efforts to distribute state-aid projects throughout the county, and Mike speaks in remembrance of Pearl Harbor.
Friday, December 6th, 2013 at 5:59 pm
The Pine City Dragons girls basketball team embarks on another season tonight. Jesse Logan will call the action as the Pierz Pioneers come to Pine City.
Friday, December 6th, 2013 at 12:26 pm
The first ever Chamber Christmas parade and the Main Street Old Fashioned Christmas festivities have been postponed untll next Saturday Dec 14th. The Breakfast with Santa at the community center and the meet and greet with Mr. & Mrs. Claus also at the Community center will still take place on December 7th.
Friday, December 6th, 2013 at 11:27 am
We’ve got our first high school basketball double header broadcast of the winter sports season tonight on SAM1057. It’s a West Lakeland showdown as the Grantsburg Pirates will face the Siren Dragons with the action beginning at 5:45. Grantsburg’s boys come in with an 0-2 record after having gotten beaten by Luck on Tuesday. Siren’s boys will enter 1-0 after a pre-Thanksgiving win over Flambeau.
On the girls side, Grantsburg has their third head coach in as many years as John Dickensen takes the reigns. This will be the first game of the season for both girls squads. Join our Josh Miggler on the call tonight from Siren on SAM1057. It’s Pirates at Dragons!
Friday, December 6th, 2013 at 5:17 am
Thursday, December 5th, 2013 at 9:15 pm
Pregame info: Tonight we’ll have our first girls basketball broadcast of the season. The Mora Mustangs are 0-1 and will host the Braham Bombers, who will be playing in their first game of the 2013-14 season. Braham begins the post-Rebekah Dahlman era as it’s former 5000+ point scorer is now playing Div. 1 college basketball at Vanderbilt. Join our Jesse Logan on the call at 7:30pm on 100.9FM.
Thursday, December 5th, 2013 at 12:08 pm
All outdoor events for Pine City’s Holiday Madness event has been cancelled for tomorrow night. The chamber will still be drawing for their chamber bucks and will announce the winners on their website. Contact the Pine City Area Chamber of Commerce with any questions
Thursday, December 5th, 2013 at 8:35 am
Pine City Pioneer Editor Mike Gainor was back on this week previewing the latest edition of his newspaper. Fire prevention was a key topic, as was the ongoing planning of the NLX project and upcoming local events.
Thursday, December 5th, 2013 at 8:10 am
Thursday, December 5th, 2013 at 6:00 am
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Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 at 7:28 am
Wisconsin wildlife officials say hunters killed 7 percent fewer deer during the 2013 nine-day gun season than last year. The doe harvest was about the same, but the number of bucks taken was down significantly.
Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 at 9:01 pm
Our boys high school broadcast schedule picks back up tonight when the Mora Mustangs travel to Braham to take on the Bombers. Braham will enter with an 0-1 record after getting beat at Barnum last week. It will be Mora’s first game of the season. It’s a new era in Mora as long-time head coach Jamie Wright stepped down in the offseason after his guys suffered a painful last-second loss in the Section Finals against Esko last season. Mora will have some solid players returning though, so on paper, tonight’s game looks to be a good one. Join Jesse Logan on the call at 7:30pm on 100.9 Cool Country.
Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 1:00 pm
A man who was shot in the stomach during a Thanksgiving-day deer drive has now been identified by the Wisconsin DNR as 52-year-old Brian Kohnke.
Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 11:10 am
We remind all residents that Saturday, November 30th is Small Business Saturday in America. Established in 2010, the post-Black Friday event aims to support local economy and small businesses throughout the nation.
Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 8:10 am
Thanksgiving week’s Sheriff’s report replay!
Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 at 9:15 pm
Pregame info: Our winter sports high school broadcast schedule begins tonight with the Pine City Dragons traveling to Grantsburg to take on the Pirates.
The Dragons were defeated by the Pirates 71-37 last season, but Pine City’s team has returned all of it’s key pieces, who’ve also spent another offseason working hard to improve. Grantsburg has a winning tradition and will be looking to defend their home court tonight. The game starts at 7:30pm on 100.9FM WCMP.
Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 at 6:52 am
Deputies in Polk County have arrest a Centuria man after a search warrant turns up about 60 grams of Marijuana.
Monday, November 25th, 2013 at 6:01 am
A search for a missing sportsman ensued over the weekend in Kanabec County, and after several hours of searching, the man was found safe and sound.
Sunday, November 24th, 2013 at 11:23 am
[UPDATE] In connection with Tuesday’s “powder incident” at the Pine County Courthouse, the Federal Bureau of Investigation is now looking into the possibility that the white substance may have contained harmful bacteria.
Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 at 12:04 pm
Mike Robinson called-in to WCMP on Saturday to talk about the latest board meeting held on Nov. 20th. Topics included discussion of a new county jail, strengthening communication coverage in the Rush Lake area, and Mike talks about family ancestry.