Local News Archive

Siren Defeats Birchwood 64-20 In 2014 Football Opener On SAM1057

Monday, August 25th, 2014

The Siren Dragons defeated the Birchwood Bobcats on Saturday by a score of 64-20 in a Lakeville 8-man Conference game. The 10am matinee was the first broadcast of the fall sports season on SAM1057. Here is a list of games we will be broadcasting the next few weeks from both Minnesota and Wisconsin. Every game [...]

Minnesota Sees First West-Nile Case Of 2014

Monday, August 25th, 2014

The Minnesota Department of Health has recorded it’s first human case of West Nile virus for the year, according to the AP. The Health Department confirmed that a Pope County woman became sick on August 2nd with West Nile fever, but did not require further hospitalization. West Nile has taken longer to surface this year [...]

ECE: Outages Found Across Isanti, Mille Lacs, Chisago Counties

Monday, August 25th, 2014

*As of 11:05am
Nearly 30 households in Isanti County are without power this morning due to late Sunday/early Monday storming. Communities across Mille Lacs, Chisago and Pine counties were also without power earlier, but have since been restored.

Chisago County Commissioner Report w/ Mike Robinson

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Chisago County Commissioner Mike Robinson called-in to WCMP this Friday to update listeners on some of the recently proposed measures at last Wednesday’s county board meeting.

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Burnett Co. Hunting & Fishing Report w/ Big Mike

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

WCMP spoke with Burnett Co. Hunting & Fishing expert Mike Henrickson on Friday to discuss area angling conditions and new specials available at big Mike’s Outdoor Sports Shop in Siren. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

11-Year-Old Boy Struck By Drifting Car In North Branch

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

An 11-year-old boy was struck by a drifting car on Thursday night in the city of North Branch, according to the North Branch Police Department. At approximately 8:12pm, officers were dispatched to a call involving a “vehicle vs pedestrian” accident that occurred on Fill Ave near the intersection of 375th St. Upon arrival, officers found [...]

Pine County Sheriff’s Report To Return Next Thursday, August 28th

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

After a one week pause, the Pine County Sheriff’s Report returns to our airwaves next Thursday, August 28th. You can listen to the report LIVE every Thursday from 7:30-8am on Cool Country 100.9 and through stream on redrockonair.com