Archive for January, 2013

MN Legislature Debating Dayton’s Tax Rebate Proposal

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

The possibility of a $500 tax rebate for every Minnesota homeowner is provoking much legislative debate in St. Paul.  The proposal was set forth by Gov. Mark Dayton’s in his budget last week. Dayton’s plan for giving 1.5 million homeowners a tax break beginning next year was a hot topic Tuesday as legislative committees examined […]

President Obama To Visit Minnesota Next Week

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

On Tuesday the White House announced that President Barack Obama is coming to Minnesota next week. Obama has scheduled a Monday trip to Minneapolis. No other details were immediately available. The president has unveiled major proposals in recent days on guns and immigration. Obama hasn’t visited Minnesota since June, when he came to talk up […]

Burnett County Sheriff’s Report 1-29-13

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

Listen to this week’s Burnett County Sheriff’s Report with Dean Roland and Mike Hughes. The two talked about the icy roads and what to do in such conditions. Listen to the full report right here:

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Boys Hoops: Braham @ Moose Lake/Willow River, 7:30pm, 100.9FM

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

Location: Moose Lake/Willow River HS
Original broadcast time: 7:30pm
Result: Braham 59 : 53 ML-WR

Tuesday night on Cool Country 100.9, we had a closely-contested boys basketball game for you. The Moose Lake/Willow River Rebels hosted the red-hot Braham Bombers, who headed into the game with a nine game winning streak.

As expected, the game was close at-hand.. The Rebels also had a 5-game win streak heading into the game. Tony Adamczack led the Rebels throughout the night reaching the 20-point mark for his team. His efforts wouldn’t be enough however as Braham took the win 59-53 over ML-WR. Zach Dahlman led the way with 18 points for the Bombers

It’s been a new look Braham team this year, but with similar results as the team has a stellar 15-2 record. The Rebels are now 11-5. Our Jesse Logan was on the call for the game. Listen to the audio replay by clicking Read story.

Icy Road Conditions Lead To Ambulance Crash In Chippewa County

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

This morning’s icy road conditions caused an accident for an ambulance driver and his passengers in Northwest Wisconsin. WEAU reports that an ambulance heading to an area hospital slid down a slippery hill and hit several trees, leaving three people injured. Deputies said there was freezing rain at the time. It happened around 7 a.m. […]

Burnett County Trail Update, All Open!

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

From Burnett County: Burnett County has 4-6 inches of fresh snow! All Snowmobile and ATV trails are now open! Please be patient with our groomers, they are getting to the trails as quickly as they can. NO OFF TRAIL USE IS ALLOWED Remember that it is illegal to ride your ATV/UTV on the Gandy Dancer […]

New Report Shows Big Money Backing Wisconsin Mine Proposals

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

A new report finds that special interest groups have spent big money to show their support to ease regulations so a new iron ore mine can open in Ashland and Iron counties. The government watchdog group the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign reported Monday that supporters of the mine donated $15.6 million to the Republican-controlled Legislature and […]