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Chris Allen

A little about me, I was born in Duluth. My Grandpa Irv got me started in radio showing me reel to reel and I used to make shows with my sister for him to listen to. That's when the bug hit me. I wanted to talk on the radio. He used to play old broadcasts of Philadelphia Radio for me to listen to. I started in radio in 1996 doing overnights and eventually moved up to mornings. I enjoy music, both listening and writing it. My Favorite artists are Van Halen, Michael W. Smith, Def Leppard, Evanescense, Garth Brooks, Gary Allan, Sara Evans, Kellie Pickler, The Beatles.....ok, I could go on and on here, basically, I like good music no matter what it is. My favorite movies are, ‘The Crow’, ‘Forrest Gump’, ‘Stealing Home’, and ‘Nightmare Before Christmas’. My favorite color is Black; my fav food is mac and cheese with turkey burger in it. I like anything paranormal, got a story? Send it to me.
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When You Hear The ABC’s Of Cancer, These Are Written By St. Jude Kids

We are a proud supporter of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, we couldn't be more proud of the work they do everyday for sick children and their families! We will be reading the ABC's of Cancer one by one. Here is a collection of some of the ABC's made by real kids.

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No Wheel Chairs At This Hospital, St. Jude Children’s Hospital Uses Red Wagons

The first thing that you notice when you walk in the doors of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is this is not an ordinary hospital. This is all for kids, the walls are painted for kids, the rooms, and even how the kids are transported to their appointments.

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Staffordshire Terrier Sounds Stuffy, Animal Allies Pet Of The Week Is Laid Back

Her breed sounds like you need to drink with your pinky up, a Staffordshire Terrier. Daryl talked to me on the phone about what this weeks pet of the week is really like. She is bubbly and just looking for a home and someone to love her.

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Thursday And Friday Is Our St Jude Radiothon; Let’s Work Together To End Childhood Cancer [VIDEO]

This Thursday and Friday is our annual B105/KOOL 101.7 Cares For St. Jude Kids Radiothon. Sometimes it's hard to listen to some of the stories, but there is a reason we play them, to help kids, and to help families.  Together, in our community alone, we have raised over one million dollars to fight childhood cancer.

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Valuable Grateful Dead Artifacts Go Up For Auction
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Free Antique Appraisal Wednesday, March 16, What’s Your Stuff Worth

You have been staring at that thing on your wall, mantel, or hanging over the fireplace. I wonder if it’s worth anything. It might be, and you can find out by stopping at the depot and get it appraised. Maybe those old figures or decorations could be worth money. Who knows what someone would pay for something like that, the people that are lined up to look over your stuff.

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Underwater Hockey Makes It’s Debut At YMCA in Duluth, League Could Start If There’s Enough Interest

I was there to witness the debut of Underwater Hockey. I met Kurt and Alan who told me a little of the history of the game and also put on a clinic and let people try the sport. People were shown the equipment and worked with some of the experienced players to learn the game.

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