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Thursday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

A rainy quarantine day is the perfect excuse to curl up on the couch with a great book. If that doesn’t bring a smile to your face, here are a few awesome stories! Nike is joining the fight against the coronavirus. The company has donated thousands of face shields and respirator lenses to multiple Boston hospitals. A lot of them …

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Wednesday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

What day of quarantine are we even on? No matter the number, people are still stepping up and doing good in the world!  When Disney World and Disneyland shut down, a lot of people were frustrated but some kids were heartbroken. Especially one little girl in particular. Khloe Sudol was supposed to go to Disney World through the Make a …

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Tuesday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

Spring has officially sprung! The birds are chirping and the flowers are blooming!  The weather has brought a smile to my face, here are a few more stories to bring some joy!  A son hasn’t been able to see his mom due to the coronavirus restrictions. He was really missing her so he decided to visit her without breaking any …

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Y107’s Canine Connections – Carla

Meet Carla! She is the cutest Pit Bull mix that is ALWAYS happy!  She had been chained up since she was a little puppy and has the scars to prove it. However, you would never be able to tell she has lived a hard life with how cuddly she is.  Let’s find this girl the best home, she deserves it!  …

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Monday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

The weather might be a little gloomy but these stories will definitely brighten your day! An elderly man got out of his house and went grocery shopping after he got his disability payment. When he was checking out, he realized he was $33 short. He offered to go put some items back but the 17-year-old cashier insisted on paying for …

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Quarantined with Corgis: Week Four

Quarantined with Corgis

If we ever have to be quarantined again, make sure you get a corgi!  They make quarantine life so much fun!  If you missed week four’s episodes, here they are: Make sure you don’t miss out on week fives’s videos! Follow us on Youtube or Facebook! 

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Friday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

We’ve made it through another week! While the stay-at-home order has been extended, we are flattening the curve and that deserves a HUGE round of applause!  If you need a couple more reasons to smile, here they are!  Unfortunately a ton of weddings have been canceled or postponed due to the coronavirus, but couples are making the best of it. …

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Inside Columbia Magazine Wants To Feature Your Hometown Hero

Inside Columbia Magazine is looking for a few stories of local businesses or people that are really going that extra mile to help out during the COVID-19 pandemic. Share a story of a “Hometown Hero” and they might be featured in a future issue.  As part of Inside Columbia Magazine’s #CoMoStrong campaign, they are highlighting local businesses and people going above and …

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Thursday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

The good stories just keep on coming! A man spent $82,000 on gift cards and sent them to every home in an Iowa town. Click here to read more. You never know when a good deed is going to inspire others. A pizzeria delivered free pizza to 40 different hospitals so their landlord gave them free rent. Click here to …

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Wednesday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

Hold on to your seats, this pandemic has made some of our favorite restaurants reveal their iconic recipes. Stop drooling, grab your apron and GET TO COOKING!  Disney just dropped their recipe for the fan-favorite Dole Whip. The best part is it takes only three ingredients. Click here to make the sweet treat. We don’t have to travel to St. …

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Tuesday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

Who welcomed back winter?! Warm up your spirits with these heartwarming stories. This is what love is all about! A husband who couldn’t be with his wife during her chemo treatment waited outside her hospital room with a supportive sign. Click here to see the adorable sign. A 13-year-old boy used his 3-D printer to make masks to donate. Watch …

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Monday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

We survived a holiday in quarantine and it wasn’t that bad! I think we are getting the hang of this! Here are a few stories to start your week off right! The owner of a café in Melbourne, Australia saw how many people were lined up for unemployment.  He went to the bank took out $10,000 and gave everyone $100 …

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Disney Family Singalong airs Thursday!

Start clearing your throat and begin to practice your singing because a Disney Family singalong is happening!  This will arguably be the best night of quarantine!  Songs from Frozen, The Little Mermaid and Moana are all set to be a part of the special. Plus Ryan Seacrest will be hosting! So many celebrities will be participating from their homes like …

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Quarantined with Corgis: Week Three

Quarantined with Corgis

Celebrating a holiday in quarantine is weird but oh so cute with corgis! If you missed any of this week’s Quarantined with Corgis…here they are!  Make sure you don’t miss out on week four’s videos! Follow us on Youtube or Facebook! 

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Friday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

We have made it through another week of quarantine! High fives all around! Here’s a few smiles to kick off your weekend. The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame is selling a Dr. Fauci bobblehead to raise money for more personal protective gear for hospitals. Read more here. A man in Illinois helped created a “new isolation room” that lets patients …

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Boone County Reports More COVID-19 Recoveries

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More recoveries from COVID-19 have been reported in Boone County. 63 of the 72 confirmed cases in Boone have now recovered, with one death. Columbia Mayor Brian Treece said at a news conference Wednesday that means the social distancing measures are working. Cole County is at 35 positives, with 16 recovered. Callaway County has 19 cases and 13 recovered. One …

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Thursday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

I think we are finally getting a hang of this quarantine thing! That should immediately bring a smile to your face.  If you need a few more reasons to grin, here they are!  A newspaper delivery guy in New Jersey has also been delivery groceries to anyone on his route that is high-risk and can’t leave the house. Click here …

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Wednesday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

Go outside and get some fresh air today, it will be the best therapy!  To help start your day off right, here are some AMAZING stories!  The Prime Minister of Ireland used to be a doctor. Now he’s practicing medicine again, one day a week just to help out. Click here to read more.  A brewery in Brooklyn is selling …

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Donate Blood During The COVID-19 Pandemic: When And Where

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You can help those in need during this COVID-19 pandemic by just donating blood! The American Red Cross is teaming up with Boone Hospital Center and Stephens College for community blood drives:  *April 15 from 11a-4p *April 16 from 11a-4p *April 20 from 11a-4p *April 21 from 11a-4p *April 22 from 11a-4p *These drives will be held in the Kimball …

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Local McDonald’s Offering FREE Drinks to Healthcare Workers

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McDonald’s in Mid-Missouri and beyond are offering free beverages to healthcare workers to say ‘Thank You’! Many in our community are looking for ways to support healthcare workers during the coronavirus crisis. McDonald’s of Mid- Missouri is just one of the companies doing something to help. Now through the end of business on Thursday, April 30th, participating McDonald’s locations will …

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Tuesday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

So many things to be grateful for this week. Here are a few extra reasons to smile.  A guy in Detroit stood outside a gas station and paid for $900 worth of gas for healthcare workers. A random woman heard about his act of kindness and showed up to pitch in $200. Click here to read more. Around 100 people …

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Quibi just launched, here’s what to watch!

Quibi

Talk about perfect timing! This morning, Quibi launched and I can not contain my excitement.  If you haven’t heard about the new streaming service, Quibi is a platform where episodes are no more than ten minutes long.  MAJOR STARS have new television shows on the app. Joe Jonas, Chrissy Teigen, Sophie Turner, Chance the Rapper and more will all be …

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Monday’s Daily Dose of Happiness

It’s a new week which means a fresh start! Let’s make this quarantined week the best one yet! Here’s your daily dose of happiness to kick-start your day! Thousands of Airbnb hosts are offering their homes for free to healthcare workers.  The goal is to provide medical and relief workers a safe, clean place to stay that allows them to …

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Quarantined with Corgis: Week Two

Quarantined with Corgis

From disappointing IQ scores to walking on the trail, my corgis did a lot this week!  If you missed any of week two’s videos, here they are! Make sure you don’t miss out on week three’s videos! Follow us on Youtube or Facebook! 

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