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Marquette, MI – February 4, 2014 – I Love Winter in the U.P. Sadly, too many people (I used to be one of those) choose NOT to take part in the many great activities available to us here in Upper Michigan.  Fortunately you can be part of the event without direct participation.  I’m too big […]

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Super Bowl Ratings Report In, and it’s Better Than the Game!

Fox’s telecast of Super Bowl 48 on Sunday set a TV ratings record, even though the game itself wasn’t very exciting. The network says an average audience of 111.5 million people watched the Seattle Seahawks’ victory over the Denver Broncos. Super Bowl 48 now stands as the most-watched program in U.S. television history. The 2012 […]

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Marquette, MI – February 3, 2014 – “Not So” Super-Bowl I am surely NOT the only person disappointed in last night’s Super Bowl.  The game was a bust, the commercials were a bust, and now the buttons on my shirt are about to bust.  I did enjoy the commercial with the puppy and the horse […]

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2/3/2014 Marquette, Michigan — 103-FXD and the Island Resort & Casino, 15 minutes West of Escanaba, Michigan on U.S. 2 and 41 have teamed up for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Joe Nichols on Valentine’s Day! Starting today, be listening during the FXD Drive with Eric Scott. It’s the “Joe […]

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New Music From Miranda on the Way!

Miranda Lambert‘s new single, “Automatic,” is hitting the airwaves this coming Wednesday, February 5.  Miranda co-wrote the autobiographical song about her childhood in Texas. The lyrics include a nod to her days of recording the country countdown show on her cassette recorder, going to Dallas to buy an Easter dress, and learning to drive the […]

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Marquette, Michigan — The Swon Brothers “Later On” is your new music add and song of the day for this Monday on 103-FXD. The Swon Brothers “Later On” is a powerful new song from this duo and can be heard today on 103-FXD. It’s always new music you should know on 103-FXD. Be sure to check […]

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Philip Seymour Hoffman Found Dead

Philip Seymour Hoffman is dead, ABC News has confirmed. The 46-year-old actor, an Oscar winner for the 2005 movie Capote, was found dead Sunday in his Manhattan home.  The NYPD confirms that Hoffman’s body was found at his apartment in Manhattan’s West Village at 11:15 a.m. by screenwriter David Katz and a friend.  So far, […]

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2/1/2014 Marquette, Michigan USA — American Country Gold returned on a ‘warmer’ Saturday evening in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan on 103-FXD. Elmer Aho was back at the microphone after missing last Saturday’s show. Elmer Aho definitely had to play “catch up” from last Saturday’s show with the build-up of requests and dedications. From Roger […]

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1/31/2014 Marquette, Michigan — Tom is this week’s winner of Pomp’s Tire Text to win on 103-FXD! Play along all next week with Eric Scott & Lisa Ravioli in the 4pm hour for your chance to win! It’s a free oil change from Pomp’s Tire at 105 West Hampton Street in Marquette. Call Pomp’s Tire […]

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Ishpeming, Michigan  –  January 31, 2014  –  The 127th Annual Ski Jumping Tournament is coming up at Suicide Hill in Ishpeming on Wednesday, February 5th, and I just picked up my buttons for the event. It’s nice to see the familiar face of Coy Hill smiling on the buttons. I spoke to the Vice President […]

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