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Polar Vortex used be be called a “Cold Spell”

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Polar Vortex used be be called a “Cold Spell”

Marquette, Michigan  –  January 7, 2014  –  Why does everything that happens these days need a special name? I’m still talking about the weather and the recent discovery of the term “Polar Vortex”.  No, the term isn’t new, but every media outlet is using the term to show that this weather system is “More Special” […]

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Buy, Buy Bulbs, Before They Go Bye, Bye!

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Buy, Buy Bulbs, Before They Go Bye, Bye!

If you didn’t realize that 60- and 40-watt incandescent light bulbs were being phased out this year, you’re not alone. A survey by lighting manufacturer Osram Sylvania reveals that 60 percent of Americans are unaware that as of now, these bulbs cannot be produced or imported to the U.S. as part of a law signed […]

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Marquette County School Closings and Cancellations from 103-FXD for Tuesday, January 7th

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1/7/2014 Marquette County, Michigan — Stay informed on-air and online with 103-FXD and WFXD.com. The arctic blast will peak on Tuesday across Upper Michigan. With the arctic blast, there’s school closings and cancellations for Tuesday, January 7th. This is what we have as of midnight, 12am, on Tuesday, January 7th from the Great Lakes Radio […]

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Every School Closed In Minnesota

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Every School Closed In Minnesota

Rochester – January 6, 2014 –  Wow, ice, ice fog, wind, 32 degrees below zero and a wind chill of 52 below in Rochester, Minnesota this morning.  This means every school in the city was shut down for the day.  In-fact, it is so cold today in Minnesota they closed every school in the state.  […]

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My Fingers Nearly Froze in Upper Michigan During This Arctic Blast

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1/6/2014 Marquette, Michigan — Watch out if you plan on pumping gas in Upper Michigan…. especially over these next few days. When I purchased gas recently in Marquette, Michigan, I literally thought my hands and fingers had froze off. If you plan on pumping gas (it’s a no brainer) wear several layers of clothing. Don’t […]

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How to Never Get Caught Without Fresh Water in a Power Outage

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Marquette, Michigan  –  That’s an easy question to answer if you know about Norway Springs. I have family that lives in the lower peninsula of Michigan, in the Lansing area who went a week without power over Christmas this year.  The massive Ice Storm and Freezing Rain left them in a bit of a bind. […]

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Global Warming?  Not in Upper Michigan!

Marquette, MI – January 6,2014 — Where are the Global Warming Nuts? As the country is dealing with the coldest temperatures we’ve seen in decades, those who believe in the myth of Man-Made Global Warming (or climate change -if you prefer) are noticeably quiet.  It could be that their religious cult of so-called “climate scientists” […]

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Another Record Falls to Florida Georgia Line

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Another Record Falls to Florida Georgia Line

Florida Georgia Line’s debut hit, “Cruise,” has set yet another record, and this one is pretty impressive. The song is now the #1 best-selling digital country single of all time, according to NielsenSoundsan, with more than 6.3 million copies sold. Lady Antebellum‘s “Need You Now” previously held the best-selling digital country single title, but it’s […]

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Keith Urban “Cop Car” Your 103-FXD Song of the Day

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Marquette, Michigan — Keith Urban “Cop Car” is your new music add and song of the day for this Monday on 103-FXD. Keith Urban “Cop Car” is a powerful new song from Keith and can be heard today on 103-FXD. It’s always new music you should know on 103-FXD. Be sure to check out the official […]

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Elmer Aho Calls Off American Country Gold – “Best Of” Show Will Air from February 4th, 2012 on 103-FXD

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1/4/2014 Marquette, Michigan USA — Elmer Aho has informed us that he has decided to call off tonight’s LIVE show on 103-FXD. American Country Gold will be a “Best Of” show from Saturday, February 4th, 2012 on 103-FXD. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Elmer Aho plans to be back LIVE next Saturday, […]

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