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Ever Thought About Being On Y107?

At Y107, there’s a ton of things we LOVE! We love our community. We love you, our listeners. We love the music! We love social media. We love culture. And, we LOVE having fun!  But, there’s too few of us in the building, and we would LOVE to add some fresh voices to the mix. If you’ve ever thought about …

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Hyvee on W. Broadway Evacuated; Area Schools on Lockdown

UPDATE: (2:20p) After a reported small controlled explosion, police have issued an all clear at the West Broadway Hy-Vee. They are removing caution tape. Employees are being allowed back inside, reportedly with a cheer.   ——— UPDATE: (1:05p) – A suspect is reportedly in custody.  Update at 1:03 p.m. – A person of interest is now in custody. CITIZEN ALERT: …

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Y107 Is A Finalist For Radio’s Top Honor

Marconi Award poster

Y107 has once again been nominated for a Marconi Radio Award for CHR (Top 40) Station Of The Year! This is a huge honor, as the Marconi’s are like the Grammys or Oscars, but of radio. This means your favorite station is being recognized as one of the Top 5 Pop Hits Music stations in the USA!  This is the same award …

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Ariana Grande Pays Tribute To Aretha Franklin [VIDEO]

There’s is no denying Aretha Franklin was a LEGEND! A vocal powerhouse, she was deservingly dubbed the “Queen of Soul” as was an inspiration to many singer, including Ariana Grande. On the eve of Ari’s new album “Sweetner” dropping, Ariana was in the midst of making the talk show rounds this week, when the news came in that Aretha Franklin …

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Drizzy, Do You Love Me? Come and See Me.

Sophie in wheel chair and out of it with picture of Drake

We would do just about anything for kids who are going through unfortunate situations. So we ask you to help us on this one, because Drake NEEDS to see it. Meet Sophie! She’s a 10 yr old girl in Chicago who is awaiting a heart transplant at the Children’s Hospital there. We know from our years of doing the Miracles …

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Demi Lovato Update: What Really Happened

Demi Lovato in yellow dress

As the news of Demi Lovato being taken to the hospital dropped yesterday, there were numerous updates coming in quickly.  Almost 24 hours after the incident, we’re still trying to figure out what really happened. Here’s what we’ve determined. First and foremost, her publicist released a statement last night.  Demi is awake and with her family who want to express …

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Demi Lovato Reportedly Hospitalized With Heroin Overdose

Update: 4:00p – People magazine reports Demi is “Okay and stable”. It has also been reported Demi was found unconscious by paramedics earlier today as was reportedly given Narcan, an emergency treatment for narcotics overdoses.  Reports have come in from TMZ today that Demi Lovato was rushed to the hospital from her home just before noon today. It’s rumored that …

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Stranger Things Season 3 Breaks Our Hearts

Stanger Things Season 3 teaser trailer still

You may have heard, there’s a new Teaser for Stranger Things Season 3. It’s epic, and takes us inside the mall, while we see what “Steve”, and newcomer “Robin” are up to.  From the clues in the mall windows, we’re guessing it’ll be set in 1984.  But then, we get the worst news ever. Did you hear that?  Surely they …

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The Walmart Yodeling Boy Has Become ‘Famous’ Indeed

Mason Ramsey Famous video still

Just week’s ago, he was known as the boy who was going viral after being caught yodeling in a Walmart. Suddenly, he’s sitting down with Ellen, performing at Coachella, hanging with Justin Bieber, playing the Grand Ol Opry the same weekend, and now headed to the Stagecoach Festival with Florida Georgia Line. It’s indeed been a whirlwind couple weeks for …

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High School Girl Asks The Rock to Prom and Gets A Surprise

Katie who asked the Rock to Prom

If you’ve ever wanted to invite a celebrity to the Prom or other gala, history has shown, JUST DO IT! You never know what the result might be. Once again, the unbelievable has happened for a High School girl who invited The Rock to Prom. SPOILER ALERT – He responded!   A little bit of backstory.  Katie Kelzenberg, a senior at …

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The Weeknd Drops Video for Dis Track “Call Out My Name”

Still of birdlady from The Weeknd Call Out My Name video

A couple of weeks ago, The Weeknd suddenly dropped a 6 song EP, “My Dear Melancholy”, after a quick tease.  It instantly created headlines, as one of the tracks, “Call Out My Name“, was interpreted as a diss track. “We found each other. I helped you out of a broken place… I said I didn’t feel nothing baby, but I …

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Justin Timberlake Stops Concert to Help A Fan Make An Annoucement

When you’re a huge Justin Timberlake fan attending his show, and you’re secretly pregnant, but heading there’s only one thing to do: Have him make the pregnancy announcement for you. It happened in Detroit Monday night, when Darcell Baxtresser got up near the stage catwalk and held up a sign reading “Will you help me announce my pregnancy?” What came …

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How Much Will Your Missouri Wedding Cost?

Missouri Wedding Bride with piggy bank in front of Missouri flag raining money

You’ve found the love of your life, and recently got engaged. Now the gut drops, as you look at the expense of planning a wedding. What will your Missouri Wedding cost? How much should you budget saving? What’s the average cost for a dress or the venue?  TheKnot.com just released their 2017 Real Weddings Survey, where they talked to roughly …

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Is There Still Hope For Toys R Us?

Toys R Us

The announcement almost 2 months ago STUNNED us: Toys R Us in Columbia was going to be closing. Then came the next blow a few weeks later that ALL Toys R Us locations would be shutting down. However, there might be hope for a future full of Toys R Us kids, but your help is needed. A man named Issac …

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Tupac is Alive And This Map Proves It.

Tupac hologram

If you’ve ever thought, “Hey, that looks like Tupac”, you’re not alone. In fact, there’s a map out there that flags all the places “Tupac sightings” have been recorded. Since the rapper was killed in a drive-by shooting 22 years ago, there’s plenty of mans and skeptics who refuse to believe he’s really gone.  Is it the new music coming …

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The Ultimate One Direction Video Every Fan Must See

I hope you’re sitting down for this:  a new One Direction video has dropped! We continue to wait, and wait, for a One Direction reunion that almost every single one of the guys has promised us. However, as Niall’s success continues (including his latest, On the Loose), while Harry has had success with music and movies, and Liam isn’t doing …

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Target Issues A Massive Jeans Recall

You found a great deal on cute jeans at Target last fall.  They had little stars on the bottom, were a skinny jean, she loves them. But cute is not worth cut up legs. That’s the reason behind a massive Target jean recall. The jeans in question are “Cat & Jack” brand girls’ star-studded jeans.  They were sold exclusively at Target …

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A New Twist on Camila Cabello’s “Havana”

Pentatonix covers Havana

The song that brought the heat to the cold winter is getting a cool twist, thanks to a favorite holiday group. Pentatonix, one of the most recognized acapella groups, best know for their awesome renditions on so many holiday classics, has decided to give the pop smash a try. No surprise, it’s epic!  It’s also gives a great introduction to their …

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Snowmageddon Again? Not So Fast. However…

It started last night, and trickled into this morning. Another winter blast was on its way, and panic started to set in. So how much is coming and how concerned due we need to be? Here’s the latest. TONIGHT Tonight, a system the wreaked havoc across Iowa will impact the North eastern part of the state, but should leave a …

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Maren Morris Finds ‘The Middle’ Between County and Pop

Maren Morris still from the middle video with zedd

Country fans know the name Maren Morris.  She’s a rising star, quickly growing her fanbase. At 27, she’s got plenty of star power and likability. But it appears, she’s no longer just a country star. Following the footsteps of Taylor Swift and so many others who just want to “make music” without the worry of hitting a certain genre, Maren …

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Grammys: The Highs, Lows, Need to Knows

Grammys recap

It’s called music’s biggest night: The Grammys. Yet year after year, ratings drop, as so many have just stopped caring. The Grammys used to mean something. Now many feel they just don’t. So for those who didn’t watch, but want to be in the know, here’s a quick rundown. The Good: Kesha’s Performance Easily, one of the biggest highlights was …

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Justin Timberlake’s ‘Say Something’ Is EVERYTHING!

justin-timberlake-chris-stapleton-say-something

As Justin Timberlake gets ready to release “Man of the Woods” on the world Feb. 2, we’ve been waiting for that one, AMAZING song to drop.  This might just be that song, as he teams with new BFF Chris Stapleton for “Say Something”, which is more than ‘something’; it’s EVERYTHING! I’m not trying to discredit the already released singles: Filthy …

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Is This Finally Kylie’s Baby Confirmation?

The only question any KUTWK fan has nowadays is… “IS KYLIE PREGNANT OR NOT?” We might have finally received some confirmation, or at least a tease about when that confirmation is coming. The new KUWTK promo was just released and it’s got people talking.  First off, we find out this upcoming week we get 2 nights, as this is an …

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