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Aug 18

Ray Charles, The Judds to join Country Music Hall of Fame

NASHVILLE, Ten.. (AP) — R&B legend Ray Charles, who helped redefine country music in the Civil Rights era, and Grammy-winning duo The Judds will be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. The Country Music Association on Monday announced the new class of Hall of Fame members, who will be formally inducted in a ceremony …

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May 27

Gabby Barrett receives congratulatory call from Trisha Yearwood

ABC/Image Group LAComing off her debut number-one hit “I Hope,” Gabby Barrett received a special surprise from a trailblazing star who helped pave the way for her: Trisha Yearwood.  During a recent appearance on CMT Hot 20 Countdown, Gabby was surprised with a video message from Trisha, congratulating her on all the success. “I’m just one chick singer to another telling you …

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Apr 26

Buy Now Spend Later

“Buy Now Spend Later”April 27, 2020-May 8, 2020 At Nedved Media, we are a locally owned business. That’s why we’ve teamed up with The Mitchell Chamber to support our local business economy. • The Buy Now-Spend Later campaign will keep cash glowing to our local businesses during the unprecedented time. • You can buy $25.00 …

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Mar 18

Bonnaroo pushed from June to September amid COVID-19 concerns

ABC/Image Group LAIn light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival will now take place in September.  The multi-genre music festival was initially slated for June 11-14, but due to the coronavirus outbreak, the event has been pushed back to the weekend of September 24-27. The news on Twitter and the festival’s official website on Wednesday. All …

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Sep 06

Chris Janson and Blake Shelton prove they’re “Real Friends” on the title track of Chris’s new album

Warner Music NashvilleChris Janson definitely tapped some Real Friends for his new album of the same name. Blake Shelton’s featured on the title track, and Chris’s wife, Kelly Roland, co-wrote the song “Hawaii on Me.” She’s featured in the new music video for the track, “Done,” as well. Chris co-wrote and co-produced all thirteen cuts on his third record, which comes …

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Jan 11

Maren, OD, FGL and more have country’s most anticipated albums of 2019, according to “Billboard”

ABC/Image Group LAWhat do Florida Georgia Line, Old Dominion and Maren Morris have in common with Madonna, Backstreet Boys, and Kanye West? Well, for one thing, they’re on Billboard’s all-genre rundown of “The 40 Most Anticipated Albums of 2019.” For some titles on the list like Cody Johnson’s Ain’t Nothin’ to It and Cassadee Pope’s Stages, you won’t have to wait very long. Cody’s major label debut, which follows …

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Apr 25

Mitchell convenience store robbery suspect arrested in Iowa

Mitchell Police say eighteen-year-old convenience store robbery suspect Montez McClain is in custody. “Police in Davenport, Iowa happen to notice him at a pharmacy and then arrested him without incident,” said Lieutenant Don Everson. He says McClain apparently left Mitchell following an April 12th robbery at Easy Come Easy Go. Court documents say he got …

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Apr 23

Mitchell High Art students competing for $75,000 prize

A group of Mitchell High School art students is in the running for a $75,000 prize and needs your help. Art Teacher Marica Shannon says Mitchell is one of 50 schools competing in the Van’s Custom Culture contest. It’s national high school customization competition using blank Vans shoes to be customized around specific themes. This …

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Apr 15

KORN News Radio recognized for excellence in broadcast journalism

For the nineteenth consecutive year the Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association honored KORN News Radio 1490 with its Eric Sevareid Awards. KORN News Radio earned 1st Place honors for Newscast and Documentary Special, plus three Awards of Merit for Talk/Public Affairs, Soft Feature and Best Use of Audio in Small Market Radio. Numerous radio and television …

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Mar 24

Wingapalooza a big winner

Mitchell’s Wingapalooza found a new home at the Corn Palace this year and wings fans followed with more than 500 people wolfing down the best chicken wings in town. Mitchell Main Street and Beyond’s Jen Johnston says this is the organization’s largest fund-raiser. Eleven teams competed for the title of Mitchell’s best wings. The Moose …

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