Just after 8:30 last night 75 year-old Jack Povaser of Superior decided for one reason or another to avoid the barricades on Marina Drive at the entrance to Barker’s Island blocking the gulley created by the bridge washout caused by the June 20th storm and flooding.
Coming off a 3-13 season the Vikings needed to get off to a winning start this year, and thankfully for them they had the Jacksonville Jaguars in town for the 2012 regular season opener at Mall of America Field, another team in the midst of a rebuilding with young talent.
After an anemic start, the Vikings led by second year quarterback Christan Ponder and running back Adrian Peterson did what appeared to be enough to solidify a win, until a dramatic turn of events with less than 30 seconds left in regulation time threatened to put the Vikings in the loss column to start the season.
Are you one of the lucky people to make Santa's "nice list" for our Christmas in July giveaway? Check out the list below to see if your name is on the list. We will be updating the list every day, so check back often to see if you're added. Nam
At least 12 people were killed and 50 injured when someone went into an Aurora, Colorado movie theater during a midnight screening of 'The Dark Knight Rises' Friday morning, fired a smoke grenade and began shooting.
The Twin Ports have seen a string of hot weather this summer, and there's plenty more on the way. With summer being short in this area, are you enjoying every minute of the heat or trying to to avoid it until it cools down again?
Despite the threat of rain on Friday, hundreds of classic car enthusiasts walked Palm St. behind the KOOL 101.7 studios and enjoyed the dozens of cars that came out and enjoyed music from the Fractals.
KOOL 101.7 and Santa are teaming up to give you a chance to get on the 'Nice List" so you can join us for our Christmas Party at Grandma's Sports Garden on August 8th, once there you and a guest will have a chance to win over $3,000 in presents that will be under the tree.
The summer tradition of visiting Jay Cooke State Park has been disrupted for thousands of families due to extreme damage from the flooding that ravaged the area on June 20.The Minnesota DNR offered a tour of the flood-ravaged Willard Munger State Trail and Jay Cooke State Park today (July 3) to media crews, offering damage estimates and a timeline on when they expect to have the park open for business.
We'll be "Rockin' into The Night" at the Clyde tonight when 38 Special and special guests Boogie Wonderland and Tempted Fate take the stage for the first ever Summer Heat concert brought to you by Benna Ford Roush.
Four Twin Ports charities are looking for your votes to win an advertising package from KOOL 101.7. Simply read and learn more about each charity and place votes for your favorite, the winning charity will get a $2500 advertising package from KOOL 101
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