McGaw in the Morning

Jolly Jim's Sack is Full for 12 Days of Christmas! What "gift" did Krista Postell of Mauston find in there?

Jolly Jim's Sack is Full for 12 Days of Christmas! What "gift" did Krista Postell of Mauston find in there?

Ho! Ho! Ho! 'Tis the season for Jolly Jim's Sack of Giveaways! This treasured tradition stands the test of time, well, because it is just so much fun. And who can't use a little fun, and a great "gift," about now?! So, it's true. Jolly Jim's Sack is freshly full for 12 Days of Christmas! What "gift...
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12 Trees of Christmas: Hear Who Mary Liegel of Mazomanie Nominated to Receive some Holiday Cheer

12 Trees of Christmas: Hear Who Mary Liegel of Mazomanie Nominated to Receive some Holiday Cheer

The holidays are a joyful time. But it can also be a tough time for those in need. WOLX and McGaw in the Morning want to lift the spirits of someone who could use a little extra holiday cheer. We will be delivering a beautiful Christmas tree from the long-time, family-owned farm, Jensen Trees in...
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Today Is National Clean Out Your Fridge Day .Let's take a peek in there...

Today Is National Clean Out Your Fridge Day. Let's take a peek in there...

It's National Clean Out Your Fridge Day. And even though it's kind of a dumb idea for a holiday, it may actually not be such a bad thing. It may be the best day to get your co-workers to help get all their super old stuff out of the fridge you all share. Or as McGaw told all of us this morning, his...
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LISTEN:  Kelsey Miles Shares Her Song Honoring Veterans Through the Music of "Warrior Songs"

LISTEN: Kelsey Miles Shares Her Song Honoring Veterans Through the Music of "Warrior Songs"

Veterans Day is Sunday, but Saturday will also mark a special day for Veterans -- in particular -- women Veterans who have shared their personal stories which have been turned into songs. The Warrior Songs CD "Women at War" is being released across the country, and in this area it is being...
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LISTEN: #NationalDoorBellDay got Jim & Teri talking about...candy. Do YOU eat your kids Halloween candy?

LISTEN: #NationalDoorBellDay got Jim & Teri talking about...candy. Do YOU eat your kids Halloween candy?

It's funny to find #NationalDoorBellDay falls on Halloween. Sounds pretty perfect to us! So as the kids are out ringing those door bells during trick-or-treat time, are you looking forward to them coming home with their stash of sweets, so you can dig in, too? There is a new survey out and it shows...
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LISTEN: Our Party with Sixteen Candles is going to be Cool. Why? One of the Guys in the Band is a Cheesehead, too!

LISTEN: Our Party with Sixteen Candles is going to be Cool. Why? One of the Guys in the Band is a Cheesehead, too!

How many years have you been working at your current job? It's hard to believe the McGaw in the Morning show is two, yes, TWO years old in November. And because Jim and I work in "the media" -- which in our particular case here at Classic Hits 94.9 WOLX -- is radio, we are going to celebrate it. We...
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Trick-or-Treat Times for across the Listening Area

Trick-or-Treat Times across the Listening Area

It's hard to believe, Halloween and the trick-or-treat fun that goes with it, is here. Where did summer go? I've compiled the list, below, for almost every village, town, and city in our listening area. Hope this helps you find the information for your area. Also, there are a few websites I'm...
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Is Your Fave Halloween Candy on the Nice or Naughty List? Jim & Teri Talk about Their Own Favorites

Is Your Fave Halloween Candy on the Nice or Naughty List? Jim & Teri Talk about Their Own Favorites

Great. There's a new list of what's considered bad Halloween treats, meaning candy high in fat and sugar. Consider these numbers: 3 miniature Reese's Peanut Butter Cups will fill your belly with more sugar than a glazed doughnut Half a pack of Skittles has more sugar than a scoop of Haagen-Dazs...
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LISTEN: Is "love" to blame for your weight gain? Jim & Teri talk about it

LISTEN: Is "love" to blame for your weight gain? Jim & Teri talk about it

We had fun with this morning's Brain Strain trivia which focused on the things many new couples will argue about once they start living together. But there's a new survey to go along with the topic of relationships, and it asks if you believe "love weight" is real? The survey, in the New York Post...
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5 Ways to Live Happier (Especially on Stressful Days)

5 Ways to Live Happier (or Coping with Crappy Days)

It started as Jim and I talked about the shooting at a Middleton business on Wednesday. Then we mentioned the continuing flooding and recovery efforts we are supporting, along with the deadly explosion in Sun Prairie and our involvement in #SunPrairieStrong. We're trying, probably just like you...
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