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Phil Thompson Brings His Piano In Studio, Tells Us Why He Keeps A Trumpet In His Mouth

Phil Thompson grew up in Minnesota and knows the talent that is here. 6 years ago he started a collection cd called Holiday Lights. Sort of a soundtrack for the light display at the Capital. Mostly a showcase for Minnesota music, and has boasted some big artists.

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Gary Wright Talks About His Book, And Secrets About A Certain Beatle

Gary Wright has a new book out called Dream Weaver, which he was allowed to write himself. He says he was happy they let him write it because then he could put things in his own words, and write the way he talks.

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Free Community Holiday Party Happens December 17 At Duluth Heights Community Center

'Tis the season for Christmas parties - especially those geared towards kids and families. A special "holiday edition" of the Play Gym free social program for parents and their preschoolers will be held Wednesday, December 17 at the Duluth Heights Community Center.

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Will The Apostle Island Ice Caves Be Open This Winter? 2014-2015 Season May Have Good News For Those Who Missed Out Last Year

I was perhaps one of the few people who did not make it out to the Apostle Island Ice Caves last winter.  Although I had planned on an excursion, a visit didn't pan out for me.  However, record numbers of people took advantage of the extra-cold temperatures last winter that helped create an ideal situation for the sight-seeing - something that had not been possible for almost five years!

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KOOL 101.7 Vaults, Home Free Sings Christmas Tunes

I was going through some of my old videos and interviews and realized I had some great footage of HOME FREE. They came in the studio in support of a concert they were giving, and this was long before they won the sing off on national tv.

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KOOL Music Live, Maddy Siiter Sings Let It Snow, Releases New Album

Maddy Siiter is a 15 year old from Proctor, Minnesota, who is taking steps to make it in the music industry. She has recorded her first album and has already had a record release party in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Q and A Buffet With Chris Allen and Matt Peterson: Christmas Desserts

This week Farley's Family Restaurant made a Philly Cheese Steak and an Italian Burger, both very good, but we got on the subject of Christmas memories and Christmas Desserts. We would love to hear your dessert memories or even better, recipes.

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Sonja Snow Dog By Hallbjorn Is About A Real Dog

On KOOL 101.7 we are featuring a song by Hallbjorn that is called "Sonja Snow Dog Loves the Snow". A kind of quirky, folky tune that is nonetheless fun to listen to and fits with all the Christmas Music featured on the station.

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Who Is Rueben The Red Nosed Squirrel, Is He Guiding Santa This Year

There's a new Christmas Character, soon to join the ranks of Rudolph, Frosty, or Charlie in the box (obscure Rudolph reference). He is brand new and makes his debut in a new Christmas video.

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Earn Free Tickets To Huskies Games Or UMD Bulldogs Hockey Games For Ringing The Bell

The Salvation Army is asking for your help and in turn will help you. Bell ringers are needed to help with the Salvation Army's Kettle Campaign. The non-profit group says they have nearly 800 two hour shifts that need to be filled, so here's how they will entice you to be a bell ringer.

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Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra To Perform Christmas Gift At Mitchell Auditorium

The Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra is coming to Mitchell Auditorium and will feature music of the era and a bit of Christmas music performed in the style of The Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra.

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Home Free Vocal Band Live in KOOL 101.7 Morning Show [VIDEO][AUDIO]

Back before they were big stars and won the sing off competition on TV, The Home Free Vocal Band stopped in for a visit in the studio and did an interview and then performed live  on the KOOL 101.7 morning show. They did some of their songs form their Christmas Tour.

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