Local News Archive

Burnett County Sheriff’s Report

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Cool Country 100.9 To Broadcast LIVE @ 58th Annual Almelund Threshing Show, Friday 11-2pm

Friday, August 8th, 2014

WCMP-FM will broadcast live at the 58th annual Almelund Threshing Show on Friday from 11-2pm. Come visit us at the grounds, located on Hwy 95 between North Branch and Taylors Falls in Almelund! Daily tractor parades start at 1pm and you can even register (raffle) to win an Oliver Super 55. Entertainment is available on […]

Sandstone Royalty Visits WCMP To Preview Sandstone Quarry Days, August 8-9th

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Miss Sandstone Sam Kohland and Junior Miss Sandstone Princess Holly Grundmeier joined the Cool Country Sunrise this week to help promote the annual Quarry Days in Sandstone, August 8-9th.

Burnett County Sheriff’s Report

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

Road Resurfacing Begins On Highways 65, 23 Near Mora

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

Motorists will encounter daytime delays on Highway 23 between Ogilvie and Mora as the road is reduced to a single lane beginning Friday, Aug. 8. The lane closures will occur Mondays through Saturdays from sunrise to sunset through Sept. 15. Flaggers and a pilot car will allow one-way, alternating traffic through the daily work zone. […]

Town Of Stacy Impresses Spectators With Annual Stacy Daze Fireworks Display [Video]

Monday, August 4th, 2014


MN Minimum Wage Increases For First Time In Over A Decade

Friday, August 1st, 2014

August has begun and that means a number of new state laws are going into effect today, including the state’s new minimum wage increase. As of midnight, Minnesota’s minimum wage standard jumped from $6.15 to $8.00 an hour (for businesses with annual sales over $500,000), the first wage increase in nearly a decade. Small businesses […]