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Uncle Sams Giveaway

Uncle Sam's Giveaway

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Kenny Chesney

Kenny Chesney

99.5 PKR welcomes KENNY CHESNEY to American Family Field, Milwaukee Saturday, June 22, 2024 TICKET ON SALE Friday, November 17 10a-10p TICKET PRESALE Thursday, Nov. 16 from 10a-10p CODE: GETALONG WIN with WPKR:  November 11 & 12:  Listen for texting keywords for your chance to be at this concert!More

Tim McGraw

Tim McGraw

Three-time Grammy® Award winning superstar Tim McGraw is bringing his Standing Room Only Tour, produced by Live Nation and FPC Live, to Fiserv Forum on Friday, April 19! Grammy® Award winning singer-songwriter Carly Pearce will join as direct support!More

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Listen Live

Listen Live to 99.5 WPKR We’re making it even easier for you to stay connected to 99.5 WPKR wherever you go. In addition to tuning in on your radio, you can now listen to 99.5 WPKR through any of your favorite streaming devices and audio apps! FM RADIO: If you are in or near the…More

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Could your tax refund be bigger? Don’t forget about these credits, the IRS says

Could your tax refund be bigger? Don’t forget about these credits, the IRS says

(NEXSTAR) – With the April 15 filing deadline looming, the Internal Revenue Service is reminding taxpayers to pay close attention to credits that could potentially lower tax bills and boost refunds. The federal tax return credits are applicable to a variety of situations, but they don’t all work the same way. Some are refundable, meaning…More

Tennessee lawmakers send bill to ban first-cousin marriages to governor

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Republican-led Tennessee Legislature has overwhelmingly voted to send GOP Gov. Bill Lee a proposal that would ban marriage between first cousins. The House cast a 75-2 vote Thursday on the bill after the Senate previously approved it without any opposition. But a particularly vocal opponent, Republican Rep. Gino Bulso, took…More

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Kelly Clarkson Covers Miley Cyrus And Stevie Nicks’ ‘Edge Of Midnight’

Kelly Clarkson Covers Miley Cyrus And Stevie Nicks’ ‘Edge Of Midnight’

Kelly Clarkson covered Miley Cyrus and Stevie Nicks’ 2020 hit “Edge of Midnight” during the “Kellyoke” segment of a recent episode of “The Kelly Clarkson Show.” Clarkson, wearing a black leather skirt and a vintage Billy Joel concert tee, rendered the lead single from Miley’s seventh studio album, Plastic Hearts. “Yeah, it’s been a long…More

Miranda Lambert Announces New 2024 U.S. Tour Dates

Miranda Lambert Announces New 2024 U.S. Tour Dates

Within hours of concluding her popular Velvet Rodeo residency in Las Vegas, Miranda Lambert announced new 2024 U.S. tour dates. The upcoming coast-to-coast tour will see her performing headlining sets at music festivals such as Stagecoach, Rock the Country, Calgary Stampede and Under the Big Sky. As per the initial schedule, the Miranda Lambert 2024…More

Little Big Town Announce 2024 U.S. Tour With Sugarland

Little Big Town Announce 2024 U.S. Tour With Sugarland

Fresh off their collaborative performance at the 2024 CMT Music Awards, Little Big Town have announced the “Take Me Home Tour” along with Sugarland. The “Take Me Home U.S. Tour” kicks off on October 24 at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, South Carolina. The trek will wrap-up on December 13 with a special homecoming…More

Luke Combs, Megan Moroney & Morgan Wallen Lead 2024 ACM Award Nominations

Luke Combs, Megan Moroney & Morgan Wallen Lead 2024 ACM Award Nominations

The Academy of Country Music and Dick Clark Productions have announced the nominees for the 59th ACM Awards, with Luke Combs, Megan Moroney, and Morgan Wallen receiving the most nominations. Combs leads with eight nominations including Entertainer of the Year, Male Artist of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Single…More

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