Category Archives: KFMW Blog

Rock USA Filing for Bankruptcy, Cancelling All Future Events

Rock USA Filing for Bankruptcy, Cancelling All Future Events

This one hurts friends. Every single year, I head to the big rock festival…it’s something I cherish and look forward to every single year. Last year I went to Rock USA in Oshkosh, WI and had a helluva time! Interviews, rock, people…it was amazing. The Pandemic has done nothing but wreck some much in the…Read more »

Linn County Announces Trick-or-Treating Safety Guidelines

Linn County Announces Trick-or-Treating Safety Guidelines

Halloween fast approaches, and with the pandemic still in affect…what’s the plan for Linn County? Linn County Public Health has announced safety guidelines when it comes to Trick-Or-Treating in the neighborhood this year. Keeping you and your kids safe while getting all the Reese’s Cups your kids can get for you…that’s how that works right?…Read more »

The Original Nintendo is 35 Years Old!

The Original Nintendo is 35 Years Old!

One of the greatest out there. You may still have one hooked up to your TV or maybe hiding somewhere in your basement! Break out that old grey box as the Nintendo Entertainment System (known by many as the Original Nintendo), has officially turned 35 years old. It’s hard to describe the impact this thing…Read more »

Hy-Vee & Target Store Adding More Self Check-Out Lanes

Hy-Vee & Target Store Adding More Self Check-Out Lanes

So what do you prefer when shopping? Self check out lanes, more and more of them are popping up at your local Hy-Vee and Target stores in Eastern Iowa. According to a Gazette article, A customer at the Collins Road NE Hy-Vee near Lindale Mall trying to find a cashier may have to look a little…Read more »

TaB Cola is Being Discontinued After 60 Years

TaB Cola is Being Discontinued After 60 Years

2020….why…. TaB Cola….remember that? I sure do. Announced today, Coca-Cola has announced that the diet beverage TaB cola will be discontinued after 60 years of production…and now I’m sad. Chances are you probably had no idea that TaB cola was still around, but it was…but only in 12-packs, and I have a strange relationship with…Read more »

Rock 108 Fursday: Ramona the Dog!

Rock 108 Fursday: Ramona the Dog!

Here is a sweetheart of a dog that needs a good home! This week on Fursday, we are featuring a sweet ol’ lady who need a home from the Cedar Bend Humane Society…and her name? Ramona. Ramona is the sweetest old lady! She is a 10 year old Red Coonhound. She always wants to be…Read more »

Rock Fest Announced 2021 Lineup!

Rock Fest Announced 2021 Lineup!

Screw 2020 and bring on 2021! We all know that any kind of rock festival that was booked for 2020 was washed away because of the ongoing pandemic, but man we need something to look forward to in 2021 don’t we? Rock Fest has announced the return of it’s festival by announcing their big ass…Read more »

Ra Announces New Single ‘Intercorrupted,’ Coming October 30th

Ra Announces New Single ‘Intercorrupted,’ Coming October 30th

Do you call my name? Ra…and band that’s been around but seemingly in hiding since 2013 is back with a whole new single and likely new album coming! It’s pretty awesome that anytime I play their classic single ‘Do You Call My Name,’ Rock 108 Nation goes nuts for it, but I am sure Rock…Read more »

Ned’s Coffee & Quarantine with Diamond Rowe of Tetrarch!

Ned’s Coffee & Quarantine with Diamond Rowe of Tetrarch!

One of the biggest up and coming bands of 2020, is a band named Tetrarch. On Rock 108, you can hear their track ‘I’m Not Right’ which is probably one of the heavier songs that we play on normal rotation right now, and according to Rock 108 Nation research? You’re digging it too! I was…Read more »

Snow Next Week? Possibly.

Snow Next Week? Possibly.

Guess what we may see next week? SNOW! SNOW! SNOOOOOOOOOOW! Yup it’s true! According to the National Weather Service Climate Prediction Center, there is a moderate risk of below average temperatures dipping into the 20’s (break out the winter clothing). Normally when we start hitting those kinds of temps, some light flurries could start flying…Read more »