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Steve Tanko

Here's more than you ever cared to know about me. I'm a "lifer".  ...Born and raised on Minnesota's Iron Range...moving to the Twin Ports area 20 years ago. I've worked for these radio stations for18 years and love every minute of it.  Although you hear me on the radio during the mid-day, my main role is Production Manager for our stations - writing and producing commercials. In my spare time (what's that?)  I'm married with one child.  I'm active in my son's school and volunteer in the community and serve on a variety of boards and committees.  I love to cook and have collected records for my entire life.  Although I spin "the Northland's Favorite Hits" on the radio, my collection is mostly comprised of classic country.   I'm also interested in business and economics. Thanks for listening!!
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What Is The Safest City In The United States? Hibbing Minnesota Tops The List

It seems like the rest of the country is finding out what we've known about the Northland for years:  It's a great place to live!  Recent surveys have awarded various communities and establishments in our region titles for the best  the best french fries, and the best city to live in Wisconsin.  Now, they're celebrating one of our Northland communities as the Safest City in America!

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How Do I Properly Use A Car Seat? The Superior Fire Deparment Presents A Car Seat Clinic May 7

Proper use of a car seat is not only a safety concern for our children but it's the law!  Whether you're a brand new parent, grandparent, or just need a refresher - the Superior Fire Department invites you to their Car Seat Clinic - Thursday, May 7 from 3 til 6 PM.

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Why Do You Cream Butter And Sugar To Make Cookies? The Science Behind The First Step To Most Baking Recipes

Most baking recipes start with the following line:  "In a bowl, cream the butter and sugar together".  Most people just follow the instructions without ever thinking about why you're creaming butter and sugar together and what difference does it make.

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How Can I Prevent My Car From Being Broken Into? Duluth Police Offer Tips To Curtail Vehicle Prowlers

There's been a run on vehicle prowls lately in the Twin Ports.  Usually thieves are looking to score money to turn into drugs and they'll find it in the easiest possible places.  That's why it's important for you to maintain smart common sense to make sure you're not an easy target.

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Avian Flu Could Sideline Poultry Exhibits At 2015 Minnesota State Fair

Officials with theMinnesota State Fair are taking a hard look at the situation surrounding the Avian Flu outbreak in the state.  As the virus continues to spread, fair personnel are considering canceling poultry exhibits for this years exposition.

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How Successful Is The Duluth Police Department At Solving Cases? Department Celebrates Success At A Cold Case From 1981 With A Presentation On May 12

Criminals aren't very smart;  It usually doesn't take long for the authorities to solve a crime.  Still, there are some cases that take a little longer that others for justice to be handed down.

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