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47-Year-Old Alexandria Man Dies During Rollover Crash

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office responded to a crash in LaGrande Township on Saturday around 1:00 pm. Two cars collided on the intersection of Co Rd 40 and Co Rd 8. Authorities believe a GMC Yukon entered the intersection and pulled out in front of a Dodge Pickup. The vehicles collided and then rolled into the southwest ditch. The pickup …

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Agriculture Officials Investigating Mysterious Packets of Seeds Sent to U.S. Residents From China

In the past few weeks, The Wall Street Journal reports that hundreds of U.S. residents have been mailed mysterious packets of seeds, mostly with Chinese return addresses on them. Some of these packages were labeled to suggest that they contained jewelry or electronics, prompting the U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Homeland Security, as well as several state agriculture departments, to investigate the …

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Boat Falls From Trailer, Blocks Lane of Washington State Road

Drivers on a Washington road encountered a strange sight on Monday: a boat. According to UPI, a driver had been pulling the boat on State Route 97 when it slid from its trailer. The sleek-looking ski boat ended up partially blocking the road. Trooper and public information officer John Bryant tweeted photos of the boat, which showed long white skid …

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Kacey Musgraves Cries Glittery Tears in 1st Instagram Pic Since Ruston Kelly Split

On Monday night, Kacey Musgraves posted her first Instagram pic since announcing her split from husband Ruston Kelly–and by the looks of it, she’s not happy. “If only tears were actually glittery,” the 31-year-old Musgraves wrote alongside the snap, which makes it look like she’s crying shiny tears while sporting a silver-sequined bikini and a sparkly pair of fairy wings. People notes …

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One dies, farms damaged during tornado near Dalton

Authorities say a powerful tornado damaged farms and left one person dead in western Minnesota as severe storms moved across parts of the Midwest. The National Weather Service says the tornado struck at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday near Dalton. Three farmsteads were hit, and one of those farmhouses was flattened. Otter Tail County says two people were taken to a hospital …

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Funny or Die Exec Wears Same “Zoom Shirt” for 70 Straight Days During Pandemic

The New York Times reports that “Zoom shirts”–shirts kept near your home-office desk that are worn only for video calls–are a bona fide coronavirus fashion trend. And nobody’s taken this trend to the extreme quite like Joe Farrell, the executive vice president of Funny or Die. He wore the same Brooks Brothers button-down for 70 consecutive days’ worth of Zoom calls–and …

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Denny’s Is Making Bacon Bouquets for Father’s Day

Denny’s just announced they’re making BACON BOUQUETS for Father’s Day this year . . . yes, that’s a whole bunch of bacon wrapped up in paper like a bouquet of flowers. If you want to get one, you need to order $25 worth of food from Denny’s on Postmates tomorrow, Saturday, or Sunday. And if you put in the promo …

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Cinemark Is Planning to Open Most of Their Movie Theaters by July 17

The country’s third-largest movie chain plans to open most of their locations in the U.S. by July 17, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Some Dallas, Texas locations will open as early as June 19. Theaters are opening up so that tentpole films like Mulan and Tenet can help bring in income. Industry sources expect the top movie chains, including AMC and Regal Cinemas, to follow suit …

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Happy Summer!

“Happy” doesn’t feel like it’s been in anyone’s vocabulary for the past couple of months, but I assure you – we are happy to be here! If you’ve listened to KIK-FM recently, you’ve probably noticed some changes. Our goal is to honor the legacy that came before us, since this station first went on the air in 1970 as KCMT …

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Man Finally Wins Lottery After Playing Same Numbers for 40 Years

After playing the same numbers for 40 years, to no avail, an Australian man finally won the lottery on Saturday, earning a jackpot of more than $341,000. “I’ve been waiting for this moment for many years,” said the unidentified retiree, who says he plans to use his winnings to buy a house and take “a holiday or two.”

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