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Weekly Winners of Adventureland tickets

From those who signed-up during the week of July 27, 2020, for a chance to win a 4-pack of tickets to Adventureland from Galesburg Nissan and 105.3 KFM, our final round of winners are: Andy […]

Mental Floss Trivia

MENTAL FLOSS TRIVIA: According to a new survey, Wednesday is the most popular day for this “first.” What is it? ANSWER: First Date! WINNER: Richie Carr of East Galesburg Tune in weekday mornings at 8am […]

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Avoid these hand sanitizers

The FDA put out a list of nine hand sanitizers that contain an extremely toxic substance called methanol that can absorb through your skin and cause nausea, vomiting, headaches, blurred vision, seizures, nerve damage, permanent […]

Happy News

Dathan Wickson Jr. of Rockford, Illinois, overcame brain surgery to become a champion wrestler. Dathan survived brain surgery back when he first entered high school. He then recovered — and became the only wrestler at […]

Pet Tails

A man hunting pythons in the Florida Everglades almost lost a battle to one. Video of the man fighting the 17-foot snake shows the snake biting him. The man was bleeding heavily and worried about […]

Files of the Criminally Stupid

A 25-year-old Spring Hill, Florida man has been charged with aggravated battery after attacking a man with a machete. Justin Couch attempted to hit a guy with the flat side of the machete on the […]

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Judge rejects $19 million settlement

Two weeks ago, victims of Harvey Weinstein settled on a $19 million payment to be shared. But the judge rejected that deal negotiated by New York Attorney General’s Office. Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein said in court on Tuesday, (quote) […]

Tyra Banks to host Dancing with the Stars

ABC named Tyra Banks as the new host of Dancing with the Stars. She replaces Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews, who were fired only one day ago. ABC plans a “creative refresh” of Dancing with the Stars for season 29 while “honoring the […]