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I was born in Duluth, grew up here, and then moved away to Nashville. I have lived in many towns and states, so I don't have a real favorite sports team. I have many favorite sports teams. I have been working in radio since 1995. I held many odd jobs before I finally got in to radio. I also like to write, produce, and listen to music. I have had a number one song in 3 countries, just not America. I also enjoy movies, volleyball, and fashion (yes, fashion!). I have a younger brother and sister, and they live in Phoenix with my Mom and Dad. My sister has two kids, and my brother is married with dogs. Thank you for listening to me! Without you I wouldn't have a job. I enjoy the paranormal and can share many stories with you, but I would like to hear your story, so email me.
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KOOL Schwamee Says Super Bowl Winner Will Be What He Predicted Before The Season Started

The big question this time of year is, who will win the Super Bowl. Everyone has their reasons. Some people hate one team, some have been lifelong fans, some don't care. Our KOOL Schwamee made a prediction at the beginning of the year and now says he is sticking to his guns and keeping that prediction.

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Beijing Foster Home Cares For Orphaned Children
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What Is Your Earliest Childhood Memory? Shari And Chris Take On The World

What can you remember from your childhood? Sometimes people have memories that are consistent with being born. According to Psych Central, most people can remember around 3 years old but scientists believe memory starts at age 7. Here's what we remember.

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Chris Allen and Sam
Chris Allen and Sam
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Make Sure You Know The Rules For The NFL, Sam And Chris Viking Memory

I got some Minnesota Viking tickets to go see a preseason football game for the MN Vikings vs the LA Rams. On the tickets it said "NFL bag rules are being enforced". I have to say I didn't know what that meant. Last time I was at a Viking game they searched your bags, now it's no bags. Had to learn a hard lesson.

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Tessa And Smokey Want To Go Home Together, Animal Allies Pet Of The Week

Daryl called this week and had a heartbreaking story about these two dogs that came together and have been inseparable. They share toys and get along with other animals. Everyone at the shelter want to keep both of them, but that isn't possible. 

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Sydney Prepares For Valentine's Day
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What Is Valentines Day? Who Is Cupid? Hear What Kids Have to Say [VIDEO]

Valentines Day is coming, I thought I would re-visit an old post, and to help the Northland to better understand the history and how to correctly celebrate.  I have hit the road and asked kids, What is Valentine's Day About? What is Love? Who is Cupid? Surely, they know everything!

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Seven Lion Cubs born At Himeji Central Park
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Lake Superior Zoo Looking For Volunteers For 2017 Season

The Lake Superior Zoo is looking for your help. The organization is asking the public for volunteers for the 2017 season. There is a process and the Zoo is looking for those who are 18 and older, have a love for animals, feel comfortable talking to the public, and are willing to commit to the Zoo.

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Embrace Play Shepherds Bush Empire
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Who Is The Northland’s Best Performer Vote For The Top 5

We asked for your nominations for the best local performers and now we have them down to 5 finalists. Now we need your help to vote for the best. Each of these artists had to be from the area and perform on a regular basis. So here they are:

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San Francisco Seeks To License Professional Dog Walkers
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Wanna Get In Shape? Let A Dog Be Your Personal Trainer

I hate to exercise, but I'll do it if I have a personal trainer. I've done it before, trimmed off some weight and buffed up. I am terrible at keeping myself healthy. I had a trainer one time that gave me a diet to stick to and a program to be on. 

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World Health Organization Calls Cell Phone Use "Possibly Carcinogenic" To Humans
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Authorities Warn, Don’t Answer Yes If The Caller Asks Can You Hear Me

Authorities around the nation are warning people with cellphones, if you get a phone call from a number that sort of looks familiar, you might not want to answer it. If you do, the caller will ask "can you hear me?". Authorities are saying you should answer no, or hang up. 

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