Contact Us
Minnesota News

Minnesota News

facebook jamestown story
facebook jamestown story
[

Duluth Natives Jamestown Story Has A Christmas Hit and Releases A New Album [VIDEO]

Dane Schmidt of Jamestown Story, started in Duluth, MN. He is the son of Tammi and Mark from the band MYNX. KOOL 101.7 is featuring their new Christmas Song "Wherever You Are" With Michelle Rene. See it!!

Read More

(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
[

Minnesota Winter Hazard Awareness Week Underway, Good Reminders To Be Prepared

Winter made a brief appearance in St. Louis County.  The snowfall was a good reminder of what season we are transitioning to.  Now it is time to get ready for the upcoming winter season.  Vehicles are getting a pre-winter check-up, snow removal equipment is being prepared for use, winter clothing is being seen etc.

Read More

(Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
(Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
[

Open House For The New Hwy 53 Project Scheduled November 15

Construction again, must be between summer and winter. The public is invited to an open house see the latest route alternatives for Highway 53 in Virginia. The highway must be rerouted due to a termination of easement rights.

Read More

Ice Monkeys Facebook
Ice Monkeys Facebook
[

#1 Twin Ports Ice Monkeys To Face Off Against #2 St. Cloud In Rugby Final

The Undefeated Twin Ports Ice Monkeys are playing for the Championship against St. Cloud this Saturday at 1 p.m. at UMD Field number 4. After a hiatus from play beginning in 2005, the Twin Ports Ice Monkeys Men's Rugby Team was  reinstated in the spring of 2012

Read More

A Plane Chartered By Senator Paul Wellstone Crashes
[

Remembrance for Paul and Sheila Wellstone on 10th Anniversary of Plane Crash to be Held in Eveleth

October 25th is the 10th anniversary of the plane crash that took the lives of U.S. Senator Paul Wellstone, his wife Sheila Wellstone, their daughter Marcia Wellstone Markuson and Wellstone campaign staffers Tom Lapic, Mary McEvoy and Will McLaughlin. This fall, three remembrance events are planned to honor their lives and remember their legacy.

Read More

vikings.nfl.net
vikings.nfl.net
[

Minnesota Vikings To Host Pittsburgh In 2013 International Matchup

The Minnesota Vikings announced that they will host the Pittsburgh Steelers in a game in London England. The Vikings-Steelers matchup will be the seventh game in the NFL’s London International Series and the first in the league’s historic step to play two international games during the 2013 season.

Read More

william-irvin
[

Haunted Ship William A. Irvin Will Be Investigated, Are There Ghosts Aboard The Ship

I am fortunate to have the permission, along with the professionals, to investigate the William A. Irvin. Claims have been made that the captain is still aboard, former workers taunt current ones. I am getting to the bottom of it.

Read More

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
[

Minnesota Wild Score Both Big Named Free Agents

The Minnesota Wild set off their own fireworks on July 4th. Two big reasons the New Jersey Devils and Nashville Predators got to the playoffs were the two big free agents. Zach Parise and Ryan Suter. Both men are now Minnesota Wild players.

Read More

used by permission WLSSD
used by permission WLSSD
[

Details For Curbside Pickup From WLSSD For Flood Damaged Homeowners

Duluth and Surrounding areas are continuing to clean up the mess from what is called the flood of the century. WLSSD is offering special hauling services for homes that have flood damage.

Read More

chris allen by justin jerve
[

EXCLUSIVE: Interview With Duluth Mayor Don Ness, Details On State Of Emergency, What To Do Next, How To Get Involved

I had the pleasure of Talking with Duluth Mayor Don Ness, He was kind enough to call into the morning show and talk about the state of Duluth on Thursday.  I just want to personally thank the Mayor, he could have said he was too busy and I would have understood, but he made the time to call in and talk.

Listen to the interview below;

Read More

(Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)
[

Lake Superior Zoo Tragedy In Duluth

One of the big rumours this morning while I was on the radio was that the Lake Superior Zoo lost all it's animals in the floods. The Polar bear did escape but was caught a short time later and the  seals were on Grand Avenue. Here's the full story

Read More

(Photo courtesy of Department for Transport via Getty Images)
(Photo courtesy of Department for Transport via Getty Images)
[

Minnesota’s Primary Seat Belt Law Saved 68 Lives

Good news for those of us who take a few seconds to buckle up. Stats prove using our seat belts not only save lives, but save money as well. Buckle up, pull it tight, and you're golden!
A tougher seat belt law has saved an estimated 68 lives and millions of dollars, according to a study released Monday by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety

Read More

Category: Minnesota News

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kool1017.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Kool 101.7 Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Kool 101.7 Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!