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Archive for December, 2012

Happy New Year!

Monday, December 31st, 2012

A Happy New Year’s wish from us at WCMP to all of our listeners! Thank you for listening again this year, and we look forward to an excellent 2013!

Man Dies In Snomobile Accident In Itasca County

Monday, December 31st, 2012

The Itasca County Sheriff’s Dept. is reporting that a man was found dead on Saturday morning, December 29 due to an apparent snowmobile accident. WDIO reports that a woman called the Sheriff’s Dept. saying that her husband had went out snowmobiling by himself on Friday night, and she had not had contact with him since [...]

Elderly Man’s Remains Found In Sawyer County House Fire Debris

Monday, December 31st, 2012

A man is dead after a house fire in Wisconsin’s Sawyer County. The sheriff’s department in Sawyer County says the fire broke out at a residence around 10pm on Christmas day in the Town of Winter. WEAU reports that while the fire was being fought, an investigation started into the whereabouts of the person who [...]

Background Checks Indicate Wisconsin Gun Sales Way Up

Monday, December 31st, 2012

Background checks required with gun sales are showing that lots of people in Wisconsin are buying firearms.

Kanbec County Art Association Calls For Art To Be Displayed During Vasaloppet Show

Monday, December 31st, 2012

The Kanabec County Art Association (KCAA) is requesting entries for the Vasaloppet Art Show in Mora. Artists (18 and older) wishing to enter their original work can pick up registration forms at Oak Gallery in Mora and Cambridge. After January 9 the forms will be available at the East Central Regional Art’s Council Office in [...]

Duluth Group Will Try To Set Snow-Angels Record

Sunday, December 30th, 2012

High school students and a Rotary Club in Duluth will try to break a world record for making snow angels in February. According to a report in the Duluth News Tribune, the attempt to gather 9,000 snow-angel makers will be on Feb. 9 at the University of Minnesota Duluth campus. The current record , set [...]

Stolen Habitat For Humanity Trailer Recovered

Sunday, December 30th, 2012

The Habitat for Humanity trailer that was stolen in Grantsburg has been recovered in Minnesota. The trailer full of tools was stolen last week. Because of the theft, a mother and her son weren’t able to move into their new home until after Christmas. Authorities found the trailer after serving a search warrant in Oxford [...]