An Elm Creek District bus driver rescued four students from a burning bus near Brooklyn Park on Thursday. According to the Star Tribune, two of the four students who were being transported in a special needs bus were also strapped in wheelchairs. The newspaper reports an electrical fire took place; the unidentified bus driver said [...]
Some schools in our listening area are starting late on Friday morning due to icy conditions.
PHASE 2 hours late
Others may be calling in soon… stay tuned!
Pre Game Info: The featured game on Cool Country 100.9 at 7pm tonight is the 22-4 Braham Bombers hosting the 5-18 Maple Lake Irish. Braham’s boys beat Maple Lake in opening round Section 5 Class AA last week, and now the Bombers girls will look to start their postseason off with a similar win. Braham has made State an amazing five years in a row, but will have a tougher road ahead of them now in a new Section. Braham senior Kayla Nickles has had a great year leading the squad, and hit a team-record nine three pointers in their regular season finale on Monday night. Join our Jesse Logan at 7pm for the Irish and the Bombers on WCMP FM 100.9.
Pregame info: We’ve got a huge boys basketball game scheduled on SAM1057 tonight as the Luck Cardinals are just two wins away from a berth in the State Tournament in Division 5. Luck will take on Drummond at a neutral site in Hayward. Luck won the Regional Final on Saturday night when they beat Siren 41-33. Tonight’s game is a rematch of a tight sectional semifinal game between the two a year ago. Last year, in this same round, Drummond beat Luck 31-28 to end the Cardinals season. Drummond went on to beat Clayton, but lost at State. Join us on SAM1057 for Drummond vs Luck at 7pm!
Two suspected gunmen were apprehended by Duluth Police on Wednesday after a call was made near Kirby Plaza at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Police received the call at around 7:15am on Wednesday and were told that two juvenile males with guns were headed towards the science building on campus. According to WDIO, both men [...]
The age-old topic in Minnesota, Sunday liquor sales, have returned to the House in the form of multiple bills that were proposed Wednesday. Sen. Roger Reinert, a DFL’er from Duluth, has introduced several bills that give lawmakers varying options; from incremental steps of repeal all the way to a full repeal of Sunday sales. Another [...]
A St.Paul man accused of killing a Minnesota National Guard Member last summer is now pleading his guilt in a murder conspiracy. The self-admitted killer, Aaron Allen, will also testify against the wife of the gunned-down National Guard member, Heather Horst, who is accused of hiring Allen in the plot to kill her husband, Brandon [...]