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Afternoon Drive - WKFMJun 05, 2023
Country Grammar 6 5 2023
The first Country Grammar Contest on the Afternoon Drive was a success as Brian from Norwalk knew what some the lyric went to and won a pair of tickets for the Jet Express!
Friday June 2nd Local High School Athlete Shoutout
The results are coming in from the State Track and Field meet in Columbus and local athletes are doing very well!
Thursday 6/1 Local High School Athlete Shoutout
Too many area athletes qualified to compete in Columbus at the State Track Meet to name them all but congratulations to all you and good luck!
Wednesday May 31st Local High School Athlete Shoutout
Today we shoutout a couple Edison Chargers. First Blake Simon who helped the Chargers baseball team win a district championship, also Grace Anderson who qualified to run at the state track meet this weekend in the 3200.
End of the school year congratulations to seniors and thank you to all school staff for a great year.
Congratulations to seniors on their graduations and good luck on everything you do in the future. Also, a big thank you to everyone who works in our local schools for all their hard work to make this another great school year.
Wednesday May 24th High School Athlete Shoutout
Congratulations to Margaretta senior baseball player Colson Biehl on finishing his career as a Polar Bear strong. In his last game he set 3 single season records!
Tuesday May 23rd Local High School Athlete Shoutout Kaitlyn Gum
The Tuesday shoutout for a local high school athlete goes to Kaitlyn Gum of New London. Kaitlyn set the new D3 district meet record in the shot put and is on her way to regionals and hopefully another trip to state where she finished 2nd last year!
Monday May 22nd Local High School Athlete Shoutout
Mike couldn't pick just one Huron athlete since they had such a big weekend in both softball and track. Congratulations Tigers!
Mental Health Month 5 - 18
Ashley Morrow from the Huron County Board of Mental Health and Addiction Services stopped in during the afternoon drive to talk about what training they can provide for both individuals and companies to help with issues that millions of Americans face. https://www.hcbmhas.org/
Community Action Month - 05 16 2023
Dave, Sondra and Tim from Community Action Agencies joined Mike Lilje and the K96 Afternoon Drive to talk about May being Community Action Month! Community Action Agencies everywhere are celebrating their hard work, successes and impact within communitites. Listen in to find out what Community Action Commission of Erie, Huron & Richland Counties, Inc. is doing to celebrate and how they may be of help to you!
K96 Kritters 07/21/2022
Nick does his last K96 Kritters segment. Let's get Nova a home with Nick leaving. Nova is at the Humane Society of Erie County. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
Random Facts 07/21/2022
In today's Random Facts, you will learn about how the Sharp electronics company got it's name, a tidbit about odd numbers, and who Duke University is named after.
Random Facts 07/20/2022
In today's facts get the scoop on a similarity of the anatomy of humans and giraffes, how bats save us money, and the first person to show their belly button on TV.
Nick Looks Back At A Favorite Afternoon Drive Memory
With Shania Twain's new documentary "Not Just A Girl" about to drop on Netflix Nick recalled a classic contest from the show starring Shania.
Random Facts 07/19/2022
In the Random Facts today, Nick shares an interesting occurrence from World War II, the truth about a pool chemical, and the unfortunate situation for actor Vincent Price.
Guy Calls 911 So He Can Get His Girlfriend Candy
Nick shares this classic Florida man story of a guy that decided to call 911 so he can get his girlfriend candy specifically Sour Patch Kids.
Random Facts 07/18/2022
In today's random Random Facts learn about the original planned name for Starbucks, an interesting sport from the 1900 Summer Olympics, and the crazy size of the Houston metropolitan area.
Nick Hurst Leaving The Afternoon Drive
After 5 years, Nick Hurst will be leaving the Afternoon Drive full time. He will continue to stay with the Radio Ranch in a part time role primarily with WLKR Radio.
Random Facts 07/15/2022
In the facts today Nick tells you how much Mike Tyson got for the video game "Mike Tyson's Punch-Out, the story of filmmaker James Cameron, the original meaning of the term freelancer.
Wordle: The Party Game a board game centered around Wordle is coming soon
Nick gives you the details of the brand new Hasbro board game called Wordle: The Party Game. It will be based on the popular website game Wordle.
Random Facts 07/14/2022
In your Random Facts today Nick dishes the info on the original planned theme song for "Friends", the time Napster once sued the band the Offspring, and an interesting connection with the indoor set for "Game of Thrones".
K96 Kritters 07/14/2022
Make the family happy and a dog too by taking home Marie at the Humane Society of Erie County. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center in Amherst.
Video Games Good For The Mind?
Nick shares a new study from Georgia State that found there were benefits to the mind from playing video games.
Random Facts 07/13/2022
You're gonna learn about how much of the flavor is lost for coffee after it's brewed, the real reason for the name warthogs, and the origins of candy canes in today's random facts.
Random Facts 07/12/2022
In your Random Facts today learn about where the only major band instrument manufacturer is, a little know truth about Honey Nut Cherrios, and the origin of the term "jaywalking".
2022 Food Truck Fly-In is this Saturday
Nick chatted with the President of Firelands Aero Club Herbert about the 2022 Food Truck Fly-In. The event is this Saturday at the Norwalk-Huron County Airport.
Old Gadgets We Still Keep
Nick shared a survey that asked people what old gadgets that they still have lying around?
Random Facts 07/08/2022
In today's random facts Nick dishes the details on the origin of the word blockbuster, the official name of Smokey the Bear, and the difference between a sunroof and a moonroof.
K96 Kritters 07/07/2022
This great dog Pixie needs a home. You can find Pixie at the Humane Society of Erie County. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center in Amherst.
Random Facts 07/07/2022
In today's facts learn about a surprise invention from Thomas Edison, the various words people used before the word car became standard, and the only sound you can hear in space.
Random Facts 07/06/2022
In today's Random Facts learn about the stickers on fruits and vegetables, the animal that has a world record for most different names, and how strong your pinky is.
Interview with the cast and crew behind the Bellevue Society of the Arts production of "Grease"
The Bellevue Society for the Arts is putting on a production of "Grease". Nick was joined by performers Ella Orr, Lance Laughlin, and director Leslie Childers.
Random Facts 07/05/2022
In today's facts Nick has the details on how dominate The Dream Team was, the origins of the word Hello, and a factoid about drunk people.
A Hot Dog Seltzer?
A brewing company in Fort Worth, Texas called Martin House Brewing Company is doing the unthinkable. They are making a seltzer brewed from hot dog water. It's not available in stores but will be unveiled at the brewery on July 16th. The seltzer is named Awesome Sauce: Bun Length.
Hate returning stuff you are not alone
According to a new survey, many of us when shopping hate having to return an item. A good portion answered that they also go through great lengths to avoid doing it.
Random Facts 07/01/2022
In today's facts you'll have Jurassic Park ruined for you. You'll have dinner ruined for you because of a tidbit about turkey vultures. Furthermore, the last fact may also ruin Star Wars for you.
The Ford Tri-Motor is happening this weekend
Make your way over to the Liberty Aviation Museum to experience the Ford Tri-Motor.
Meat Sweat Defense Kit Sells Out Immediately
Nick introduces you to the "Meat Sweat Defense Kit". A promotion that paired Arby's with Old Spice.
K96 Kritters 06/30/2022
Meet Dixie at the Humane Society of Erie County. Melissa also gives you tips on helping your dog through the Fourth of July weekend. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
Random Facts 06/29/2022
In today's facts learn about the chalk on blackboards, the people that have walked on the moon and the many rooms and bathrooms of Buckingham Palace.
If you had to choose one streaming service what would it be?
A new survey asked people to keep just one streaming service. Nick has the results of the survey.
American Ninja Warrior maybe going to the Olympics?
American Ninja Warrior could be a part of the 2028 Summer Olympics as part of the Modern Pentathlon. The Japanese company that invented the franchise announced the potential move yesterday. The Pentathlon is made up of 5 events and "Ninja Warrior" could replace the equestrian show jumping portion of the Pentathlon.
Forget your phone? Do you go back?
A new survey found that people would be willingly to go back for their phone if they lived about 10 minutes away.
Random Facts 06/27/2022
In the facts today you are going to learn about which company name isn't actually an acronym, a tidbit about rapper Tupac and a factoid about sea snakes.
Sons of Shaquille O'Neal and Scottie Pippen to join Lakers
Shareef O'Neal has signed on to play for the Lakers' NBA Summer League Team. Scottie Pippen Jr. is on a two-way contract with the Lakers. Continuing the trend of famous athletes children playing professionally.
Random Facts 06/24/2022
Learn about the term horse power, what it would cost today to build the Great Pyramid of Giza and the origination of the term "selfie" in today's facts.
Joe Nichols The Movie Star?
Joe Nicholas is set to be in the movie "Murder at Yellowstone City". The movie will be in select theaters and also streaming on Amazon Prime and Apple TV.
K96 Kritters 06/23/2022
Learn more about the Humane Society of Erie County in this addition of K96 Kritters. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
Random Facts 06/23/2022
In today's facts discover that the $1 million prize on "America's Got Talent" is distributed in an interesting way, the real reason for the name for the Milky Way candy bar and the original purpose of Play-Doh.
Random Facts 06/22/2022
In today's facts learn the difference between kosher salt and table salt, the percentage of the world that drives on the right side of the road and the actor that was originally cast to play the Predator in the "Predator" movie.
Krispy Kreme Donut Flavored Ice Cream Making The Rounds
Krispy Kreme Donut flavored ice cream is popping up around stores nationwide. Stay tuned it could find itself in stores close to home!
Stray Dog Works As A Crossing Guard For Free
Nick tells the story of a stray dog in Georgia who has essentially been working as an unpaid crossing guard for years.
Interview with Holly Binkley of CLI
Nick talked with Holly BInkley of CLI about the upcoming Cornhole Tournament series.
Random Facts 06/20/2022
Learn about Scotland's not so original slogan they spent a lot of money on, the only mammals that can fly and the odds of developing male pattern baldness.
Kenny Chesney Keeps Show Going Despite Bleeding
Kenny Chesney quite literally will bleed for his fans. The country star suffered an injury to his finger on stage this past Saturday and continued performing while a stagehand attended to his wound.
Random Facts 06/17/2022
In today's facts be mind blown by the relation between Sweden Fish and Sour Patch Kids. You may be surprised to learn about the weight of a nickel in comparison to the penny. Also learn the bizarre reason why HBO passed on The Walking Dead.
Back To The Future VHS tape sells for $75,000
Who knew a VHS tape could sell for that much? This tape though was sealed and featured a signed note from Biff himself actor Tom Wilson.
K96 Kritters 06/16/2022
We would like to remind everyone that Andy still needs home. Andy is at the Humane Society of Erie County. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
Random Facts 06/16/2022
In today's facts learn about the original stop sign design, if horses and sharks are ticklish and about how many ATMs are in Antarctica.
Random Facts 06/15/2022
In today's facts find out how long it would take to become Batman just by training alone, the origin of the name Fido for a dog and the hottest temperature ever recorded.
99-Year-Old Takes Flight On A Glider
A 99-year-old woman from Colorado crossed off an item on her bucket list. She wanted to fly around on a glider so friends made it happen!
Random Facts 06/14/2022
In this version of the random facts Nick tells about a studying involving catnip, the longest number 1 song by duration and the truth behind coffee beans.
Top Gifts For Dad For Father's Day
Nick gets into the simple stuff dads want for Father's Day!
Company offering $2,000 to fill your home with cockroaches
Nick shares the story of a bizarre offer from a company in North Carolina called The Pest Informer. They will give people $2,000 to release 100 cockroaches into your home.
Random Facts 06/13/2022
In today's facts find out the year that several movies did really well at the box office, the close relationship Michigan has to the Great Lakes and how old Wilford Brimley was when he was in the movie Cocoon.
Random Facts 06/10/2022
In today's facts learn about the least-viewed Wikipedia articles in 2021, a tidbit about The Heaven's Gate lookout and the world's first skyscraper.
Nate Lucal Interview
K96 Kritters 06/09/2022
Clarence needs a home. Learn more about him from the Humane Society of Erie County. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
Random Facts 06/08/2022
In today's facts learn just how big Alaska is, about how real the Jungle Cruise at Disneyland has gotten and a tidbit about the drawing of the Simpsons characters.
Makes Your Nails Smell Like Velveeta Cheese!
Velveete Pinkies Out Polish is now available. Yes, it will make your nails smell like Velveeta cheese. If you are somehow interested go to NailsInc.com.
Do you have any Grey Poupon... Ice Cream?
Van Leeuwen ice cream brand has introduced 5 new flavors including Grey Poupon ice cream. Nick has more on the bizarre new flavor.
Random Facts 06/06/2022
In today's fact learn about how to spoil beer, the famous places that have trademark colors and where Breaking Bad was suppose to be filmed.
The Common And The Weird Items Left Behind In Ubers
Nick shares the survey of Uber drivers and the items that people lose in them.
Random Facts 06/06/2022
Did you know we were spelling Buddy Holly's name wrong? What about the origins of Outback Steakhouse? And who has the biggest butt in the animal kingdom? All these questions are answered in today's random facts.
Woman Finds $36,000 In Free Furniture
You never know what you will find off of Craig's List. A woman in California got a Free couch and chair on Craig's List. However, the former owner of the furniture who passed away hid $36,000 in the cushions. She gave it back to the family who was offering the free items.
Random Facts 06/03/2022
In today's facts you get the details on the population of the United Kingdom, the largest cast iron statue and America's biggest city by size.
Random Facts 06/02/2022
Learning something new with today's random facts with Nick Hurst.
K96 Kritters 06/02/2022
Introducing Oreo at the Humane Society of Erie County! K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
Random Facts 06/01/2022
Nick has your facts today retired numbers in sports, how often the show Full House filmed in San Francisco and a tidbit about Elton John.
Polish Guy Plans To Run Around The World For Charity
The three-and-a-half year charity stunt will likely begin in August. The 44-year-old Polish guy will have to run just under 25,000 miles to complete his goal of running around the world.
Random Facts 05/31/2022
In today's facts we got the info on the color orange, what the United States Department of Agriculture says is the official definition of a sandwich and what you can hail as transportation with Uber in India.
Pickle Flavored Mountain Dew In The Works
Mountain Dew is testing out a new flavor that is pickle flavored as well as a bunch of other new flavors at their outpost in backwoods Tennessee.
Random Facts 05/27/2022
In today's facts learn about Ben & Jerry's online flavor graveyard, the tallest structure in the Western Hemisphere and where Scarface's Tony Montana got his name from.
World's Largest Bottle of Whiskey Sells for 1.4 Million
There was an auction in the United Kingdom auctioning off the world largest bottle of whiskey. The bottle is nearly six feet tall and contains 311 liters of whiskey. It sold for $1.4 million.
K96 Kritters 05/26/2022
If you love big dogs you are going to love Sam at the Humane Society of Erie County. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
Random Facts 05/26/2022
Ever wonder about what would make a kangaroo not hop? What about the history of the London Bridge? And maybe you want to know more about octopuses. Well you can learn all about these things in today's random facts.
Beercoal A Hot Item For Miller Lite
Miller Lite has made their own beer infused charcoal called "Beercoal" and it proved to be very popular!
Random Facts 05/25/2022
We got facts on loose change, maple syrup and the AC/DC logo today.
Arby's They Have The Burgers Now?
Arby's has introduced a new burger the Wagyu Steakhouse Burger. They are hyping it as a groundbreaking menu item!
DoorDash Reveals Most Popular Food Item
When you don't want to get the fast food yourself DoorDash is certainly a popular option these days. What is the most popular item people order though when using DoorDash? Nick has the answer.
Random Facts 05/23/2022
In today's facts find out that the show The Office has had several remakes, how fast elk antlers grow and an interesting tidbit about the Harry Potter franchise.
Two Truths And A Lie 05/20/2022
The always tough Two Truths And A Lie with Nick Hurst can really make you think. Could you guess the lie?
Interview with Kathy Failor of Stein Hospice
Nick chatted with Kathy Failor of Stein Hospice about Camp Good Grief 2022. It's for children 5-13 who have experienced loss.
K96 Kritters 05/19/2022
Bandit will be a great addition to the family. He's at the Humane Society of Erie County. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
Random Facts 05/18/2022
In today's facts learn the difference between white sugar and brown sugar, how long it would take you to fall through Earth and the two animals you might not know are distant relatives.
Interview with Diane Taylor of the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services of Erie County
Nick talked today with Diane Taylor Executive Director of Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services of Erie County.
Tape for a burrito?
Engineering students from Johns Hopkins University have created "Tastee Tape". The tape is designed to be edible and will keep your burrito and other wrapped foods sealed up.
Interview with Ryan Hodges of Habitat for Humanity ReStore
Nick talked with Ryan Hodges the store manager with Habitat for Humanity ReStore. Check it out for yourself!
Meaty Monday 05/16/2022
Preston of Norwalk got to spin the "The Wheel of Meats". There's new prizes on the wheel so don't miss your chance to be a contestant. Meaty Monday is brought to you by McConnell Meats and Farm Market.
Random Facts 05/16/2022
In today's facts learn about the highest temperature ever recorded in Antarctica, the non related degree that the founder of Chipotle Steve Ells got in college and how many "happy little trees" Bob Ross painted.
Random Facts 05/13/2022
In the facts today learn about the surprising highest grossing media franchise, a wild factoid on George Washington and the most common two-letter combinations.
Friday The 13th Isn't All Bad
Nick shares the positive side of Friday the 13th.
Interview with Summer Braddock
Summer Braddock is a very talented artist just see for yourself at https://paintingsbysummer.com/. Hear her story above and don't forget to checkout her Watercolor Workshop at Artists' Open Studio on May 14th.
K96 Kritters 05/12/2022
Meet Angel from the Humane Society of Erie County. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
Two Truths And A Lie 05/10/2022
Spoiler today's Two Truths And A Lie is a tricky one. Can you spot the lie?
Random Facts 05/10/2022
In today's facts learn about how things could have went differently for Blockbuster, a tidbit about mammals in Iceland and that one time America tried to buy Greenland.
Random Facts 05/09/2022
In the random facts today learn where American cheese really came from, the state with the least official state items and what WWE's WrestleMania almost was called.
Australia Guy Hits Big On Ticket He Bought With Change
If you ever want inspiration to keep playing the lottery here it is. A guy in Australia won $10,000 after he bought a lottery ticket for just $1. The money came from spare change he collected from his car.
Random Facts 05/06/2022
In the random facts we ask the question did you know. In today's version learn about the certain numbers that can't be used in social security, a unique fact about filmmaker George Miller and a fun basketball tidbit.
The World Video Game Hall of Fame Unveils 2022 class
The World Video Game Hall of Fame recently announced its newest inductees. Listen to see if one of your favorite games made the cut.
Random Facts 05/05/2022
In this edition of the facts Nick explains a weird tidbit on your tonsils, what family lettuce belongs to and how long a snail can sleep for.
K96 Kritters 05/05/2022
Andy still needs a home at the Humane Society of Erie County. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
If You Could Be A Pet For A Day What Would You Do?
Nick shares a fun survey that pet lovers will appreciate.
Random Facts 05/04/2022
In today's facts learn about the countries with the shortest work week and the longest work week, Cookie Monster's real name and how some countries don't recognize 7 continents but instead 6 of them.
Two Truths And A Lie 05/03/2022
Jeff of Nova played for a great prize of a gift card to Bruno's with Two Truths And A Lie brought to you by Tack N More. Could you guess the lie?
100 Year Old Sprinter Sets Record
Who says you can't set athletic records at 100 years old? Lester Wright ageless athletic ability allowed him to set a new world record for his age group.
Most Popular To Hit That Snooze Button
Nick reveals a survey that produced a surprising result on what day people are mostly likely to reach for the snooze button.
Random Facts 05/02/2022
Nick shares the true statements on how long you are suppose to microwave Pop-Tarts, alphabet facts and the correct way to eat caviar.
Treat Mom This Mother's Day To KFC?
Nick shares his thoughts on KFC Buckquets they are offering for Mother's Day..
The 100 Year Old Record Breaking Employee
Nick shares the story of Walter Orthmann. The man who set the world record for longest career at the same company.
K96 Kritters 04/28/2022
Nick chats with Melissa from the Humane Society of Erie County about Lillian. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
The Progressive Catawba Island Boat Is This Weekend
Nick talked with Michelle Burke of LEMTA about the Progressive Catawba Island Boat Show. It's this weekend from April 29th to May 1st at the Catawba Island Club in Port Clinton.
Random Facts 04/27/2022
Nick dives into the wild true statements of the world. In today's facts learn it's illegal to own a rabbit in Queensland, Australia, how much garbage the average American produces and the two states that never have reach 100 degrees.
Random Facts 04/26/2022
In today's facts you'll find out that you been saying Dr. Jekyll wrong this whole time, the truth about white chocolate and a fun fact about the first Karate Kid movie.
Yankees Fans Disgusting Behavior Continues
Nick shares another incident of gross behavior from a Yankees fan at the ballpark.
Random Facts 04/25/2022
In the facts learn about how space smells according varying accounts from astronauts, what family peaches belong to and the animal that has the largest eyes in the world.
Do You Want Your Own Urinal?
Nick shares the results of a survey that asked the age old question do you want your own urinal?
Random Facts 04/22/2022
Nick has the facts on whether lobsters are immortal, the many ways to say snow is Scottish and if there were any battles fought on United States soil during World War II.
Two Truths And A Lie 04/22/2022
The prize all week for Two Truths And A Lie brought to you by Tack N More is tickets for the Progressive Catawba Island Boat Show. Was the contestant stumped?
Random Facts 04/21/2022
In today's facts learn about the wild thing that happens when you get a Ph.D. in Finland, how taser is an acronym and a term that describes anger provoked by having difficulty opening a package.
K96 Kritters 04/21/2022
Andy is the dog today on K96 Kritters. Andy is at the Humane Society of Erie County. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
Random Facts 04/20/2022
In today's facts you'll learn where the Apollo 11 flag came from, how to tell when a cranberry is ripe and how much it costs to charge your phone every night.
MIT Attempts To Crack A Longtime Oreo Mystery
Is there a scientific way to open an Oreo so the cream is even on both sides? MIT did a study on it. You can listen to their findings with Nick.
NFL QB Stars Hitting The Golf Course In Epic Matchup
The annual Capital One's The Match returns on June 1st. Four of the best quarterbacks in the NFL are going to be a part of it.
What Does The Type of Candy You Like Say About Your Personality
Nick shares a study of personality traits and how they relate to the type of candy people like.
Two Truths And A Lie 04/18/2022
A great new prize is up for grabs all week with Two Truths And A Lie. You can win tickets for the Progressive Catawba Island Boat Show. Two Truths And A Lie is brought to you by Tack N More.
Random Facts 04/18/2022
In today's facts learn about how our pace of reading changes when looking at a computer screen, the Washington Generals lack of success against the Harlem Globetrotters and the largest city without one of the four major sports teams.
Random Facts 04/14/2022
In today's facts learn a factoid about the time zones of Oregon and Florida, how young the crew behind the Apollo 11 mission was and who t-shirts were originally marketed to.
K96 Kritters 04/14/2022
Nova needs a home at the Erie County Humane Society. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
When Did You Pick Your Favorite Candy
Nick talks about the average age of when people pick their favorite candy.
Wordle On The Toilet?
Nick shares a surprising survey about where people like to play Wordle.
Two Truths And A Lie 04/12/2022
Jordan of Sandusky plays for a K96 prize pack with Two Truths And A Lie.
Random Facts 04/11/2022
With today's facts learn about the cost of movie theater popcorn, the traveling habits of Canadians and the will to live of silverfish.
Interview With Brandon Miller of McConnell Meats & Farm Market
Random Facts 04/08/2022
In today's facts learn about the truth behind Wendy's Chocolate Frosty, capitals that are further west than Los Angeles and a tidbit about one of the most famous paintings in the world.
A woman from Los Angeles won 10 million dollars on a lottery ticket she never wanted. The woman pressed the wrong button when she was accidently bumped and that ticket turned out to be a big winner.
Two Truths And A Lie 04/07/2022
A special National Beer Day version of Two Truths And A Lie. How well do you know beer? See if you can spot the lie.
K96 Kritters 04/07/2022
Harley is the dog featured in today's K96 Kritters with the Erie County Humane Society. Brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center in Amherst.
Random Facts 04/06/2022
Nick shares the facts on the word bookkeeper, the original color of stop signs and Psycho's bizarre film first.
Two Truths And A Lie 04/05/2022
Ashley of Bellevue took a shot at Two Truths And A Lie for a chance to win a K96 Prize Pack. Could you spot the lie?
Random Facts 04/05/2022
Nick dives into facts about the many lakes of Canada, how crazy fast animals can be and the real flavors of Fruit Loops cereal.
Random Facts 04/04/2022
Nick dishes the facts on Warren Buffett and his love for the drink Coke, the ironic name for the first player to lead the NBA steals and how Reed Hastings came up with Netflix.
Peeps Ice Cream Now Available
Just in time for Easter Cold Stone Creamery has partnered with Peeps for a new ice cream flavor. Check it out for yourself sometime!
Random Facts 04/01/2022
Nick tells the facts on the word "feedback", the most isolated city in the world and how being cold affects your fingernails.
Alligator Shows Up At A Home
Nick shares this scary story of a close encounter with an alligator.
K96 Kritters 03/31/2022
Learn about Neil at the Erie County Humane Society. Also don't miss the 5K Run and Walk this Saturday. K96 Kritters brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
K96 Madness Contest Winner!
With "Damn Strait" by Scotty McCreery being the 2022 K96 Madness champion Jane of Norwalk won the Chris Stapleton tickets. Jane correctly submitted 3 of the 4 Country 4 songs and selected the right champion. "K96 Madness V" was brought to you by Kari Malson-Smith with Insurance Services in Norwalk.
Two Truths And A Lie 03/30/2022
Two Truths And A Lie is brought to you by Tack N More. Bethany of New London won something cool try to test your own knowledge sometime weekdays at around 3:20.
Random Facts 03/30/2022
Nick reveals that Hawaii isn't in North America, Tron wasn't nominated for an Oscar for a strange reason and a little known tidbit about The Who in today's random facts.
Man Sets Rowing Record For A Good Cause
Nick shares the story of a British soldier and his charitable record breaking journey.
Random Facts 03/28/2022
Nick has the facts on the only places on Earth where you can't find mosquitoes, goats hiding skills and the Mr. Olympia bodybuilding competition.
007 The Game Show?
Nick talks about the new James Bond themed game show heading to Amazon in the near future.
Random Facts 03/25/2022
Nick gives you the facts on hair loss, elephants and the odds of playing football in the NFL.
K96 Madness V Week 3 Recap
A look back at the 3rd week of K96 Madness. The Country 4 is now set for next week. Brought to you by Kari Malson-Smith with Insurance Services in Norwalk.
K96 Kritters 03/24/2022
Random Facts 03/24/2022
Nick has the facts on the first phone book, escalators in Wyoming and the world's first animated feature.
How People Really Feel About Breakfast In Bed
If breakfast in bed sounds awful to you you're not alone. Nick shares a survey about people's distaste for the so called luxury.
Todd James American Red Cross of North Central Ohio Interview
Nick talked with Todd James with the American Red Cross of North Central Ohio.
Random Facts 03/22/2022
Nick has the facts on Wile E. Coyote's full name, the organisms living inside you and a true story of a tinder match on one of the most unlikely places on Earth.
88 And Still On The Road Again For Willie Nelson
Willie Nelson will be on tour this summer with many guests. The Outlaw Music Festival comes to Blossom Music Center on July 29th
Meaty Monday 03/21/2022
Kevin of Sandusky got to spin The Wheel Of Meats! Find out what's on the wheel brought to you by McConnell Meats and Farm Market.
Random Facts 03/21/2022
In the facts today, Nick tells you about Leo Fender the inventor of the Stratocaster, a strange similarity between giraffes and mice and another wild animal fact about the closest relative of the manatee.
K96 Madness V Recap Week 2
Nick recaps the second week of "K96 Madness V". Brought to you by Kari Malson-Smith with Insurance Services.
Random Facts 03/18/2022
Nick dishes the facts on migraines, primes and the first Pokemon.
What'd you Think Would Happen When Gronk And Sam Hunt Share A Stage?
NFL tight end Rob Gronkowski was invited on stage with Sam Hunt recently and of course Gronk busted out the moves.
K96 Kritters 03/17/2022
Learn about Neil at the Erie County Humane Society. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center.
Two Truths And A Lie 03/16/2022
Walter of Monroeville tests his luck on Two Truths And A Lie for a chance to win Progressive Cleveland Boat Show tickets at the IX Center.
Michelle Burke Interview About The Progressive Cleveland Boat Show
Nick chats with Michelle Burke of the Lake Erie Marine Trades Association about the upcoming Progressive Cleveland Boat Show at the IX Center.
Random Facts 03/15/2022
Nick dives into facts about the planets, the human heart and fries.
Strategies For Picking Your Bracket
Nick shares common ways people make their picks for filling out brackets for the NCAA Basketball tournament.
Meaty Monday 03/14/2022
Nick had fun with contestant Laurie of Grafton as she got to spin The Wheel Of Meats from McConnell Meats And Farm Market.
Whoops A Costly Mistake Is Made As A Result Of Tom Brady's Come Back
An anonymous bidder paid $518,628 for Tom Brady's final touchdown pass. Only it won't be Tom Brady's final touchdown now that he is coming back to play next season. Nick shares the unfortunate tale.
Random Facts 03/11/2022
Learn about parked cars, Netflix being really old and what moonquakes are in today's random facts with Nick.
K96 Madness V Recap Week 1
Nick recaps the first week of "K96 Madness V". Brought to you by Kari Malson-Smith with Insurance Services.
Random Facts 03/10/2022
Nick shares the facts on the number of Tweets per day, the first known selfie and how the fork was once taboo.
K96 Kritters 03/10/2022
Learn about Scarlett a dog in need home at the Erie County Humane Society. Brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center in Amherst.
Random Facts 02/18/2022
In these random facts, Nick tells about the earl days of the forward pass in football, the strange name Twitter once considered for itself and a wild tidbit about tomatoes.
Two Truths And A Lie 03/09/2022
Grace of Sandusky got to double dip with Two Truths And A Lie. On her second try, she won Progressive Cleveland Boat Show tickets. It's harder than you think. You can play sometime for yourself around 3:20 on the Afternoon Drive. It's brought to you by Tack N More.
Think Fast 03/09/2022
Never Too Old To Appreciate These Gifts
Nick shares a Reddit survey about gifts adults would love to get still.
Random Facts 03/08/2022
Nick dishes the facts on The Great Wall of China, purple hearts and Roman Numerals.
Two Truths And A Lie 03/07/2022
Dan of North Fairfield plays for a chance to win tickets to the Cleveland Boat Show with Two Truths And A Lie. Play along for yourself.
MLB Players Working Odd Jobs
Nick shares that during the MLB lockout some players have found interesting ways to stay busy.
Random Facts 03/04/2022
Nick spills the beans on sports in New York City and a questionable way Salvador Dali would pay for dinner bills.
Netflix And Wordle?
Nick talks about the new Netflix trivia game coming in April called Trivia Quest. Comparisons are being drawn to the hit game Wordle in which Nick is an avid player.
K96 Kritters 03/03/2022
Nick talks with Melissa about the dog Kirk. Kirk needs at home and he's at the Erie County Humane Society. K96 Kritters is brought to you by Alpha Dog Pet Center in Amherst!
Random Facts 03/03/2022
Nick gets into facts about people who get struck by lightning, the naming of countries and Dr Pepper.
Think Fast 03/02/2022
Dave and David confusing we know play for a chance to win Monday Raw tickets with Think Fast. Play along for yourself could you get the fastest time?
K96 Madness Selection Show
Nick and Josh reveal the "K96 Madness V" bracket. Brought to you be Kari Malson-Smith with Insurance Services in Norwalk.
Beetlejuice 2 Coming?
Nick shares potential good news for Beetlejuice fans.
United Fund Interview 03/01/2022
Two Truths And A Lie 02/28/2022
Jeff of Norwalk plays Two Truths And A Lie for chance to win WWE Monday Night Raw tickets. Two Truths And A Lie brought to by Tack N More.
Random Facts 02/28/2022
Nick reveals that Chutes and Ladders is a very very old game, a crazy fact about Steve Jobs and an interesting tidbit about the inventor of cruise control.
Two Truths And A Lie 02/25/2022
Cory of Sandusky plays Two Truths And A Lie with Nick Hurst for a chance to win Chris Stapleton tickets. Can you spot the lie?
Not That Mad About Weekend Plans Being Cancelled?
Nick reveals a surprising survey about what people really think about when their plans for the weekend fall through.
Random Facts 02/24/2022
Nick has the facts about the longest running tv show in America, what you can't do during the running of the bulls and an interesting finding about cockroaches.