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Summerfest 2020 canceled due to COVID-19 concerns

MILWAUKEE (WKBT) - Organizers of Milwaukee's Summerfest have made the tough decision to cancel this year's event. The announcement comes after Summerfest staff, sponsors and vendors worked to reformulate the festival for the rescheduled 2020 dates. The new $53 million…

Magnum Media buys 3 La Crosse Media Group radio stations

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT)  - The La Crosse Media Group (Mississippi Valley Broadcasters, LLC) has filed an application with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to sell WQCC-FM, KQEG-FM, and WLFN-AM  to Magnum Media (Magnum Communications, Inc.) Dave Magnum stated, “A…

COVID-19 sticks it to Minnesota State Fair

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WKBT) — The agonized cries rising from Minnesota and surrounding states today are because the COVID-19 pandemic has put the Minnesota State Fair on a stick, with one of the rare cancellations in the iconic event’s history.…