Local News

Delays Coming to Veterans Bridge in Ottawa

IDOT has announced that beginning on Monday, August 29th, Veterans Memorial Bridge in Ottawa will be down to one lane off and on until Thursday, September 1st for routine maintenance.   Expect delays on Route 23 on the northbound and southbound side until work is complete. ...Read more

Federal Agents Join Deadly Arson Investigation

Federal agents have joined Chicago police and fire investigators in trying to determine the cause of a suspicious fire that killed four, including three children. The Cook County medical examiner’s office said Wednesday the youngest victim, 3-month-old Melanie Watson, died of injuries ...Read more

RSS Country Music News

  • New Season of Nashville Coming to Thursdays in January on CMT
    It’s the news #Nashies have been waiting for! The fifth season of Nashville will kick off with a two-hour premiere on Thursday, Jan. 5 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Nashville is set against the backdrop of the city’s music scene and follows Rayna Jaymes and Juliette Barnes. Both women face personal and professional challenges as they... […]
  • Why You Should Watch Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team This Season
    Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making The Team Season 11 premieres Thursday (Aug. 25) at 9 p.m. ET/PT. And, we are over-the-moon excited to share a few snippets from the season.
  • Exclusive Video: RaeLynn’s “Love Triangle”
    RaeLynn was always destined to be a star. She had all the necessary preparation, thanks in large part to a childhood filled with great music. During her recent CMT Next Women of Country Live performance, the Texas native said her dad listened to all the greats, including Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard and Patsy Cline. “He... […]
  • Justin Moore Lands on Albums Peak With Kinda Don’t Care
    Justin Moore’s Kinda Don’t Care debuts at No. 1 this week on Billboard’s country albums chart. It achieves that eminence on initial sales of 37,050 albums, according Nielsen SoundScan’s count. Dan + Shay’s “From the Ground Up,” now perches at the top of the country airplay songs chart, culminating a 29-week trek. Two other new... […]
  • 8 Reasons We’re Excited for I Love Kellie Pickler Season 2
    It’s been almost seven months since the Season 1 finale of I Love Kellie Pickler, and we couldn’t be more excited to have our favorite couple back on our TVs on Thursday nights. While we still have to wait one more day until the premiere(Aug 25), we’re going to pass the time by counting up... […]