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Second Sleepiest Day of the Year!

Good morning, and happy first Thursday of 2020! According to the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the second sleepiest day of the year is today, Jan. 2. The top sleepiest day of the year? New Year’s Day! The third is July 5. In country music news, lots of new albums to look forward to this year! Ronnie Dunn‘s ‘Re-Dunn’ album …

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Happy New Year!

We hope 2020 will be an excellent year for all of our listeners in KB101 Country! Todd will be back on the show Monday, Jan. 6, when we will resume McDonald’s Morning Trivia at 7:30 a.m., and Stump the Dummies at 8:30 a.m. As for me, I can happily report I’m mostly shoveled out after our large snowstorm this past …

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Morning Trivia Dec. 12

Good morning! For trivia today, I asked: In the Marvel Cinematic Universe (or as Martin Scorsese would say, “theme park”), the home planet of Thor is what? The answer is Asgard! The Thor comic books rely heavily on Norse mythology, and Asgard was the home of the gods, much like Olympus was home to the gods of Ancient Greece. Photo …

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CHAT ABOUT OCT 31

Today on Chat About, Sue Bruns, Gary Rozman and Keith Gora will tell us all about the collaborative effort that is the Lefse Festival, coming up Thursday, Nov. 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Bemidji Eagles Club! That’s on Chat About today, at around 12:15 p.m.

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Morning Trivia Oct 24

Good morning! On McDonald’s Morning Trivia today, I asked of the six original space shuttles, which one never flew a mission in space? The answer was the Enterprise! The Enterprise was originally going to be named the Constitution, but Star Trek fans started a write-in campaign to the White House to name to space craft after the ship in the …

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Morning Trivia Oct 23

Good morning! On McDonald’s Morning Trivia today, I asked which mountain range separated Europe from Asia. The answer was the Ural Mountains! The Ural Mountains, often referred to as just the Urals, runs approximately north to south from the coast of the Arctic Ocean to the Ural River in Kazakhstan. They formed about 300 million years ago, near the end …

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Chat About Oct 23

Good morning! On Chat About today, Todd and Larissa will discuss the 2020 Census with Red Lake Complete Count Census Committee members Aleisha Gehlert and Wendy Jourdain. That’s on Chat About, at around 12:15 p.m.

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Chat About Oct 22

Good morning! On Chat About today, Steve Caron from the Bemidji Lions Club will discuss an upcoming event for the Club. That’s today on Chat About, at around 12:15 p.m.

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Trivia Oct 22

Good morning! On McDonald’s Morning Trivia today, I asked which Beatle narrated the first two seasons of Thomas the Tank Engine. The answer was Ringo Starr! Ringo narrated the series from 1984 through 1986, and also played the Mr. Conductor on Shining Time Station. Ringo left the show to focus on his music, such as his new All Starr Band.

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