Kristin Monica

Get Free Tendies. That’s Chicken, Not Stocks

Popeyes Chicken Tenders, Biscuit, Sauce

In case you’re not up to par on your Stock-Trading slang, “tendies,” is defined as “Gains earned from an investment. The term is usually used by amateur investors day trading on Robinhood.” according to Urban Dictionary. But to those of us who love to eat, “tendies” seems like it could be short for chicken …

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Dustin Diamond Dead from Stage 4 Lung Cancer

Y107 Breaking News

Y107 has learned that Dustin Diamond, famous for playing Screech on Saved by the Bell, has passed away at age 44 after a short battle with cancer. He was hospitalized in January after being in full body pain and feeling generally “uneasy.” He was then diagnosed with stage 4 cancer …

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April is Kindness Month

Lauren and Kristin at the Butterfly Murals in Downtown Columbia, MO

April is Kindness Month and we’re excited to share all the cool things the Children’s Grove is doing to promote kindness and mental well being! Please participate in Kindness Month! Take a picture of anything you do to and send it to info@childrensgrove.com and you could be featured on the …

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Is Chocolate Sinful or Good For You?

variety of chocolate candies

I’ve seen such mixed messages on chocolate: it’s sinfully delicious, it’s labeled as “death by chocolate” and “Devils Food Cake, but then it’s good for you? I mean, it makes ME happy, so that’s good, right? The website Eat This Not That broke down the seven things that happen to …

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Netflix Shuffle Option Coming Soon

person kicking their feet up while watching netflix

Your average weeknight probably goes like this: You change into comfy clothes,  make some dinner (or order delivery), then sit down and scroll endlessly through each streaming service you subscribe to… Should I watch Bridgerton? Maybe a movie? Do I feel like a drama tonight, or do I need a …

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Is Zayn Engaged? A Song on His New Album Sparks Rumors!

Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid

Zayn Malik just dropped his third solo album post-One Direction, and fans are already trying to decode it! The fifth track on Nobody Is Listening called When Love’s Around has fans speculating that Zayn and Gigi Hadid are already secretly engaged, or even possibly married! I’ve cued this up to the lines …

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Pancakes are Good… FREE Pancakes are Great!

Stack of pancakes

I’m a girl who absolutely LOVES Pancakes! Buttermilk, blueberry, cinnamon, chocolate chip, say “pancakes” and I’ll be right there! So “pancakes” and “free” in the same sentence has me reaching for a napkin because I’m drooling on my keyboard! Now until January 18th, Denny’s is giving not just ONE short …

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Remembering Alan Rickman of Harry Potter

Alan Rickman

Five years ago today, we lost Alan Rickman, famous for a LOT of movies… Die Hard, Love Actually, but most famously, he played Snape in the Harry Potter movies. Stories of his generosity poured out after he lost his quietly fought battle with pancreatic cancer in 2016, including one from …

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Even in a Pandemic, Mid-Mo Made Miracles Happen!

Once again, YOU helped to make “miracles” happen for MU’s Health Care’s Children’s Hospital during the Y107/Missouri Credit Union Miracles For Kids Radiothon! On March 18th and 19th, 2020, Y107 held our 15th annual Missouri Credit Union Miracles for Kids Radiothon. Things were a little different. For starters, we were …

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Kristin

Mon-Fri: 2:00pm – 7:00pm Sat: 3:00p-7:00p My radio career was… accidental. Even though I’m a second generation radio personality (it was my dad’s career, too), I had never even thought about it as a potential career. It wasn’t until I was being interviewed on the morning show of my favorite …

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