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White Christmas

No Comments 13 December 2014

Tis the season, Dan O’Donnell at 1130 WISN in Milwaukee has stories on the history of Christmas songs. For a song that took a couple minutes to sing and became one of the most popular Christmas songs ever, who cannot like, White Christmas  According to the Guinness Book of World Records, Bing Crosby’s “White Christmas” [...]

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Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer

No Comments 13 December 2014

Tis the season, Dan O’Donnell at 1130 WISN in Milwaukee has stories on the history of Christmas songs. Who would of thought, a favorite song about  a reindeer is not that old and every child’s favorite.  Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer was originally a coloring book character for Montgomery Ward. [...]

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Here Comes Santa Claus

No Comments 12 December 2014

Tis the season, Dan O’Donnell at 1130 WISN in Milwaukee has stories on the history of Christmas songs. It may be hard to play second fiddle to Santa Claus but as it turned out, Gene Autry was in the right place at the right time. Here Comes Santa Claus In 1946, singing cowboy Gene Autry [...]

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Baby It’s Cold Outside

No Comments 12 December 2014

Tis the season, Dan O’Donnell at 1130 WISN in Milwaukee has stories on the history of Christmas songs. Though there are many versions of this Christmas favorite, We like the one with Dean Martin. Baby It’s Cold Outside If the lyrics to “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” sound like the back-and-forth flirtation between two people who [...]

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Rockin Around the Christmas Tree

No Comments 12 December 2014

Tis the season, Dan O’Donnell at 1130 WISN in Milwaukee has stories on the history of Christmas songs. Here he tells the story of one of the most famous songs in the history of Rock n Roll. Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree It has been a holiday favorite for more than 50 years…and it was sung [...]

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Good King Wenceslas

No Comments 12 December 2014

In this Reason for the Season, Dan O’Donnell at 1130 WISN in Milwaukee has stories on the history of Christmas songs. Here he tells you about Good King Wenceslas. King Wenceslas wasn’t just good, he was also real. Wenceslaus I became the Duke of Bohemia in 921 A.D. and was by all accounts a very [...]

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$2.66 Gal Gas, Menominee Michigan

No Comments 17 November 2014

Gasoline prices continue to drop. We see these prices across the border in Menominee Michigan.   $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $How low will they go? Here’s the link to Menominee gas prices from Gas Buddy. How much is gasoline in your area? Check your area gas prices here [...]

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Veterans Day

No Comments 11 November 2014

In honor to all who served, all that died, it’s Veterans Day. In November 1919, President Wilson proclaimed November 11 as the first commemoration of Armistice Day with the following words: “To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be filled with solemn pride in the heroism of those who died in the [...]

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Wis. Student Campaigns To Repeal Michelle O’s Lunch

No Comments 04 November 2014

School lunch must really be mad over school lunch. SCHOFIELD, Wis. – Meghan Hellrood is determined to make her point about the new skimpy lunches in her school. The D.C. Everest High School senior is organizing a boycott of the new “healthy” lunches required by federal regulations that were championed by First Lady Michelle Obama. [...]

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U.S. Senate Elections, Ernst, Reid, More

No Comments 02 November 2014

The U. S. Senate races are coming to an end with Tuesdays election. The races are close, Harry Reid is warning democrat voters, people are getting sick of politics and eight races hinge on the balance of power. Will democrats hold the senate?  Joni Ernst has charged to achieve a 7-point lead over Democrat Bruce [...]

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