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Garth Brooks’ Minneapolis Concert Stint Goes To 11

If Garth Brooks stays in Minnesota any longer, he’s going to have to consider applying to homestead Target Center. OK, maybe that’s an exaggeration, but on Tuesday morning, Brooks did announce yet another concert date for the Twin Cities, bringing the total number of shows up to 11.

10/07/2014

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Garth Brooks Adds More Minneapolis Shows, Now 10 Total

Fans of Garth Brooks don’t have much longer to wait, as tickets for his series of Minneapolis concerts go on sale Friday morning at 10 a.m. Garth Brooks recently announced that Minneapolis would be the next stop on his World Tour with Trisha Yearwood.

10/03/2014

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Hunter Hayes Makes Fan’s Day At BUZ’N

Hunter Hayes performed for a number of grateful BUZ’N 102.9 fans at the Cambria Studios on Wednesday morning. But there was one fan who couldn’t be there, and whose day was made even brighter by Hayes.

08/28/2014

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Rascal Flatts Talk About Fans, Minnesota & New Album

Country super-stars Rascal Flatts are bundled up and in the Twin Cities Tuesday. They stopped at BUZ’N 102.9 as part of their nationwide radio tour to promote their new single called “Rewind.”

01/14/2014

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Beast Of A Weed Creeping Across Midwest From South

It’s a beast of a weed, creeping north into the Midwest from cotton country. Palmer amaranth can shoot up as high as 7 feet, and just one plant can produce up to a million seeds. Herbicide is increasingly futile against it, and the weed’s thick stems and deep roots make it hard work to clear by hand.

10/26/2013

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No Shoes Needed For Hottest Ticket In Town

The No Shoes Nation Tour at Target Field opens the gates at 4 p.m. and the music starts at 5 p.m. BUZ’N 102.9’s Paul Koffy knows this is the hottest ticket in town – that and giving away front-row seats is fun, too.

07/12/2013

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Senate Backs Minn. Tuition For Immigrants’ Kids

The Minnesota Senate has passed a bill that extends in-state public college tuition rates to children of people who are not in the country legally.

05/01/2013

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Michael Johnson Celebrates New Made-In-Minn. Album

Singer-songwriter Michael Johnson celebrates his first new studio album in 15 years with a Minnesota concert.

04/27/2013

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Farewell To ‘King’ George Strait

George Strait is playing at the Xcel Energy Center Friday night in what he’s calling his final tour the “Cowboy Rides Away Tour.”

02/15/2013

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REWIND: You Gotta Have A Fiddle In The Band

Among the big GRAMMY nominees this year there’s one stand out: the fiddle. Or the violin if you’re not feeling all that country. From Album of the Year nominees Mumford & Sons, fun. and Jack […]

01/22/2013

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Taylor Swift, Foo Fighters And Others Announced As GRAMMYs Performers

GRAMMY nominees Taylor Swift, Foo Fighters, Bruno Mars, Nicki Minaj, Jason Aldean and Kelly Clarkson will perform at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards, Sunday, February 12 on CBS.

01/18/2012

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BUZ’N@102.9 Country Comes To CBS Radio Minneapolis

CBS RADIO Minneapolis announced this morning that 102.9 WLTE will become BUZ’N@102.9 on Monday, Dec. 26, 2011 at 8 a.m. and play the latest in country music.

12/19/2011

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Stillwater Man Returns Home After Visiting Every Country

Stillwater’s John Rheinberger wore a banner across his body and was greeted by his family when he returned home from Somalia Wednesday. He just completed a goal he set as a child: Visiting every country in the world.

11/23/2011

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Country Picnics: A Guide To Pizza On The Farm

While there is plenty of excitement in the city, sometimes it’s nice to head out of town and into the country. As the saying goes, getting there is half the fun. And that is certainly the case when it comes to the drives out from the Twin Cities to these three pizza farms.

10/29/2011

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