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Win Cash Call Times

The Cash Cow is back on WBKR and she's ready to give out some moolah! You'll have two chances each weekday to win $1000 on air in the month of May. Just listen for the cue to call and be caller 25 nationwide at 877-854-WINS, that's 877-854-9467! Know what would make things easier for you to win? If you knew when those cues were going to play on air! Well, here you go...

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What’s Cookin’? – Patty’s Strawberry Rolls [Video]

OMG!  Patty Millay is back for another edition of What's Cookin'? and has completely outdone herself.  Shortly after mastering this recipe, Patty sent me a text that claimed she had to "de-sugar" her kitchen.  Check this out!  It's a perfect Spring recipe for Strawberry Rolls. 

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Do You Hug Your Dog? New Study Suggests They Don’t Like It [Video]

Do you hug your dog?  I must confess.  I do it all the time.  That's the first thing I do when I get home from work every day.  They run to me . . . full speed.  I pick them up and give them a big old hug.  They give me kisses on the cheek.  That's our routine.  That's what we do.  And I just assumed we were all good with it.  But, apparently, I'm delusional.  A new article in Psychology Today suggests that 81% of dogs don't like being hugged and the act raises their anxiety levels.  In fact, that article lists a whole string of behaviors that demonstrate just how much your pooch dislikes being hugged.  So, I decided to run an experiment with my dogs to see if they think a hug is a "good touch" or a "bad touch."  Here's what happened-

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The Summer of ’99: Remembering the Terror of The Railroad Killer [Video]

I remember the Summer of '99 vividly.  I was working in the News Department here at WBKR/WOMI and there was no bigger, or more terrifying news story, than that of Rafael Resendez-Ramirez, who was better known by the nickname "The Railroad Killer."  Resendez-Ramirez was among the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives and was the subject of a nationwide manhunt that weaved in and out of Texas, Illinois and Kentucky.  And rumors were swirling that he was spotted in Owensboro.

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Win Mother’s Day Brunch Tickets

Mother's Day is coming up on Sunday, May 8th and the Owensboro Convention Center invites you to celebrate your Mom with a great brunch! It's the Third Annual Mother's Day Brunch and will feature a delicious brunch buffet. And, this week on the Midday Show with me, you can win tickets to the brunch!

The Mother's Day Brunch is Sunday, May 8th from 11:00am - 2:00pm. Some items on the menu include a waffle bar, buttermilk biscuits and country gravy, herb roasted pork loin, chicken fried chicken, assorted desserts and more! Why not let Mom rest on Mother's Day and leave the cooking up to the Convention Center? With a spread like that, it's hard not to check it out! 

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Hartford Seeking Wet/Dry Vote With Online Petition

The wet/dry issue isn't finished yet in Ohio County. When the countywide special election was held in April, both of Hartford's precincts voted in favor of the county going wet. Ultimately, the vote went the way of the county, despite Beaver Dam going wet, staying dry. Now, a new online petition has been started to get a special wet/dry election solely for the city of Hartford.

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Slight Risk of Severe Weather in Tristate for Saturday [Forecast]

We have seen multiple tornadoes this week in the tristate and, unfortunately, our chances of severe weather have carried into the weekend.  The National Weather Service has placed the WBKR listening area under a SLIGHT RISK of severe weather this afternoon and evening.  Here's what we could expect.

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