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Gossip is good for you! That’s the word from a study at the University of California, Berkeley, which found that some forms of gossip can actually be therapeutic. Here’s the deal: as part of their investigation, researchers studied the behavior of volunteers who were allowed to witness someone cheating at a game. When they saw […]

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Sunny 101.9 WKQS New Music Adds. Adele “Rumour Has It” Adele “Rumour Has It” is your new music add and song of the day on Sunny 101.9 WKQS. “Rumour Has It” is a new song from Adele and can be heard today on Sunny 101.9 WKQS. It’s always your music, your station–Sunny 101.9 WKQS! Be […]

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With much excitement, I’m announcing that Carmike Cinemas Movie Trivia returns next week on Monday! I know it was a popular feature, because once I got interrogated about it once while getting teeth x-rays done  on me. After a bit of time it’s back though, so fear no more!  The format for the moment will […]

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Drinking diet sodas daily is associated with an increased chance of suffering a heart attack, stroke, or of dying due to conditions that affect the circulatory system. This news follows an analysis of data gathered from more than 2,500 participants in New York City that looked at the relationship between drinking sodas (diet or regular) […]

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Adjective: Loquacious (loh-KWAY-shus) Definition: 1. Full of excessive talk: wordy 2. Given to fluent or excessive talk: garrulous Sample sentence: The children were loquacious on the car ride back from the zoo, chattering endlessly about all the animals they saw.

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Ah yes, the NHL playoffs start TOMORROW! And with that I guess this is where the arguments with other NHL fans start because if I’ve learned anything being an NHL fan is that people are passionate about their own NHL team. In the midst of being in Red Wing country, I’m a Vancouver Canuck fan.  […]

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Verb: Carp (KAHRP) Definition: To find fault or complain querulously. Sample sentence: Kate protested that her boss seemed to do nothing but carp and interfere, never praising or encouraging her.

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A diet enriched with grapes seems to have a dramatic effect on eyesight – at least in a special breed of mice prone to develop retinal damage when they get older. These findings spurred suggestions that grapes might also help protect humans against age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the leading cause of blindness in the elderly. […]

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Sunny 101.9 WKQS New Music Adds. Nickelback “Lullaby” Nickelback “Lullaby” is your new music add and song of the day on Sunny 101.9 WKQS. “Lullaby” is a new song from Nickelback and can be heard today on Sunny 101.9 WKQS. It’s always your music, your station–Sunny 101.9 WKQS! Be sure to check out the official […]

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This week from April 9th to the 13th is “Pay It Forward” week.  It’s sponsored by the NMU Volunteer Center that encourages people to participate in random acts of kindness. Some examples might be buying a soda or coffee for a person in line with you, helping out a charity, or helping clean a yard […]

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