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IWA Racer Derek McPheeters Talks Watercross On Wednesday’s Cool Country Sunrise

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

International Watercross Association racer Derek McPheeters joined Kyle Johnson during the 8am hour of Wednesday’s Cool Country Sunrise. McPheeters spoke about the upcoming 4th of July demo races at ICF.

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Burnett County Sheriff’s Report

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Burnett County Sheriff Dean Roland was back on-air Tuesday to give his regular report. Sheriff Roland discusses upcoming 4th of July events as well as the armed robbery that took place in Siren on Friday.

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Phil Sheppard Of Pine City Wins $500 Freedom Fest Medallion Hunt Prize

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Phil Shepard of Pine City has won the $500 grand prize as part of this year’s Freedom Fest Medallion Hunt. Phil grabbed the purple medallion on Wednesday near the Pine City Canoe Welcome sign off Rd 324. Visit our Facebook page for tons of Freedom Fest 2014 photos!

MEDALLION #5 FOUND AT THE PINE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS UNDER THE OLD SCOREBOARD

Friday, June 27th, 2014

After five hours and a long, grueling search by many, the 5th Medallion has finally been found! Congratulations to Melanie Bloomquist of Pine City for discovering the Blue Medallion near the old scoreboard at the fairgrounds!

CLUE #1:

“We’re at day #5
and the bats of yesteryear
have now joined the chain gang
to search for the medallion of blue!”

Clue #2:

“What a fair day,
to score with the Blue Medallion!”

 

MEDALLION #4 FOUND AT WILDLIFE LOOKOUT

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Ashley Berglund of Pine City was able to find the fourth Medallion at the Pine City Wildlife Lookout near the radio station! We still have one more medallion to hide so stay tuned tomorrow at 8:10 for the clue for the LAST medallion!

Geese flock to this area in the spring,

Wildlife is welcome all year round!

This may not be where you think it is,

Think outside of the box,

And you will find the green Medallion!

Pine County Sheriff Report

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Songwriter Troy Castellano Visits Cool Country 100.9

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Producer-songwriter Troy Castellano joined Kyle Johnson on the Cool Country Sunrise during the final hour of Wednesday’s show . Beyond his licensed music career, Troy describes the opportunity of having worked with Tommy Lee and visiting his pad in L.A.

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