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Archive for May, 2013

Jared Allen’s Homes For Wounded Warriors Again A Part Of Pine City Bull Ride This Saturday

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Vikings All Pro defensive end Jared Allen was back on with our Jesse Logan ahead of his attendance at this weekend’s Pine City Bull Ride at Heidelberger’s. Jared Allen’s Homes for Wounded Warriors is again receiving a portion of the proceeds from the event. Allen discussed bulls, rodeo and of course, the upcoming Minnesota Vikings season.

The Bull Ride will be this Saturday night at 6pm. Call 320-629-1122 for more details

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Hayward Bookkeeper Ordered To Pay Large Sum

Friday, May 31st, 2013

A long-time bookkeeper for a business in Hayward has been ordered to pay more than $220,000 in restitution. The 66-year old Charlene Murdock, from Hayward, was sentenced for theft after working at Bender Machine Works in Hayward for 40 years. WQOW reports that she embezzled from the company and used the money to pay for [...]

Frederic Area Historical Society Update

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Press Release The Frederic Area Historical Society will be serving its signature strawberry shortcake on Sat., June 15, from 10:00 a.m. through mid-afternoon. Part of annual fundraising efforts to help offset the costs of keeping the museum open to the public to tell the story of Frederic’s past, the strawberry shortcake cake event has become [...]

Drivers Warned To Be On Lookout For Deer

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Wisconsin transportation officials are warning drivers to be on the lookout for deer next month. The Department of Transportation tells the Associated Press that car-deer crashes typically peak in the fall but June is one of the most dangerous months for drivers. Deer are on the move this time of year as they search for [...]

Wisconsin DNR Approves Exploratory Drilling Permit For Gogebic Taconite

Friday, May 31st, 2013

The Wisconsin state Department of Natural Resources has approved an exploratory drilling permit for a company looking to open a giant iron mine in northwestern Wisconsin.

Hermantown School Bus Accident Sends One To Hospital

Friday, May 31st, 2013

One adult was taken to a hospital after a school bus with children on board crashed into another vehicle in Hermantown on Thursday afternoon. WDIO reports that the bus rear-ended a vehicle, which was then pushed into a third vehicle. The report states that there were about 40 elementary-age students on the bus at the [...]

Grantsburg Softball Advances To State In Win vs Elk Mound! [Audio Replay]

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

Congratulations to the Grantsburg Pirates Softball team as they clinched their sixth straight State Tournament berth in a 8-0 win against Elk Mound! Josh Miggler was on-call for the action Thursday on SAM 1057 WXCX. If you missed any of the game, listen to the audio replay right here!


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