Pine County Sheriff’s Race 7/24: Jared Rosati, Brett Westbrook, Jeff Nelson In Candidate’s Discussion
Hinckley’s Smokin’ Ribfest is set to return as professional and amateur rib teams from across the state compete for Ribfest prizes and top honors. Live music (5 ’til Sunrise Band), vendors, activities and prizes are to be expected.
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WCMP will be broadcasting live from the Isanti & Kanabec fairs on Thursday and Friday from 2-5pm. Register for the John Deere Lawn Tractor giveaway, presented by Isanti County Equipment! The only time to register for the lawnmower is during our live fair broadcasts.
Russ Lillenthal spoke with WCMP on Tuesday to preview the new TreeHouse North program coming to Pine County this fall. TreeHouse North attempts to bridge community and youth while engaging teens through a range of programs.
State Sen. Sean Nienow (R-Cambridge) and wife, Cynthia, have filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy after racking up over $900,000 in debts, according to MPR.
Pine County Sergeant and candidate in the upcoming Pine Co. Sheriff’s election, Jeff Nelson, talked Thursday about the enjoyment he finds in meeting county residents. He highlights setting “equal standards” as part of this week’s candidate’s discussion.
The Minnesota State Patrol has released information regarding the death of a 7-year-old Milaca girl. The accident happened late Tuesday night in the town of Pease.
Hinckley Chamber of Commerce Director Sarah Mitchell previews this weekend’s 103rd annual Corn & Clover Carnival in Hinckley. WCMP will broadcast live on Saturday during the parade from 9-12pm.
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Pine County Sergeant and candidate in the upcoming Pine Co. Sheriff’s election, Jeff Nelson, sat down in-studio on Thursday to discuss his experiences at Freedom Fest. He also highlights second amendment rights as part of the weekly candidate’s discussion.
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.
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.
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!
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!
“We’re at day #5
and the bats of yesteryear
have now joined the chain gang
to search for the medallion of blue!”
“What a fair day,
to score with the Blue Medallion!”
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!