Brian Oake in the Morning
The latest from Studio C
Music & Events
Oake on the Water
Cities 97.1 Gives Back
Contests & Promotions
Win Tickets to see Jake Wesley Rogers!
Win Tickets to See Ed Sheeran!
Win Tickets to see Wilder Woods!
Win A Papa Murphy's Meal Deal Voucher!
Win Tickets to the Minnesota Twins Home Opener!
All Contests & Promotions
Advertise on Cities 97.1
> February 2019
Lady Gaga Opens Up About Her & Bradley Being "In Love"
Here's How Much MORE Snow Is Expected Friday
Minnesota Duo Set Guinness World Record For Longest Ice Hockey Pass
Hyundai & Kia Each Have MASSIVE Vehicle Recall Due To Engine Risk
Blind Mother-To-Be Gets 3-D Printout of Ultrasound
YouTube Says Momo Challenge is a Hoax; No Evidence of Videos Being Real
Lady Gaga on Oscars Performance: "Yes, People Saw Love"
TERRIFYING: Six-Year-Old Describes How Momo Threatened Her on YouTube
"Making a Murderer" Subject Steven Avery Granted Admission of New Evidence
Schools Warn Parents:Momo Now Being Spliced into Peppa Pig, Fortnite Videos
Family Pulls Cruel Prank;Daughter Get Gift of Detergent to "Wash Underwear"
8D Music Takes Your Song-Listening Experience to Another Dimension
Steve Carrell Jumps Out of Box to Surprise Jenna Fisher
Rochester Elementary Students Evacuated Over Fear Of Roof Collapse
MnDOT Snowplows Have Gone Viral....Cuz They're Strangely Mesmerizing
Mollie's Must-Haves: Locally-Made Chocolate, Lavender Coconut Macaroons
Fans of The Notebook Are OUTRAGED After Netflix Cuts Iconic Ending
Try Not To Cry as This Good Boy Saves His Best Friend From The Snow
Lady Gaga's College Classmates Created A Hate Group For Her...
Only True Fans of The Office Will Understand This PERFECT Gift
Jeep Pulls Guy Around On Skis Through Rochester Blizzard
A Cop Played Barry White While Couple Hooked Up In Back Of His Squad Car
Dad Mic'd Up His 4 Year Old At Hockey Practice - Hilarious & Adorable
Your Dog's Personality Changes Over Time, Becomes More Like....YOU
6th Grader Crushes Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" On Ellen
This Deleted Scene from "Abducted in Plain Sight" Changes The Whole Story
VIDEO: Adorable Greyhound In Sweater and Booties Loves the Snow
How Distracted Is Your Student In Class?
Horrifying Accident as Motorcyclists Crash in Cage of Death Stunt
Truck Driver Drives Onto Lake Minnetonka Because His GPS Told Him To...
Rochester Residents Go Viral for Trying to Rescue Cars in Storm...
10 Inches of Snow. In Your Car!
<WATCH> High Winds Forces Huge Ice Chunks Over Wall On Lake Erie
New Pixar Short Provides Cute Animals and Maybe a Quick Tear
An 86-Year-Old Bought A VCR On eBay & Wrote The Nicest Thank-You Note
The Koala Challenge Is The New Trend
MN Native Drops a 4-Letter-Bomb During Oscar Win
Roads Remain Closed Across Southern Minnesota
Mollie's Must-Haves: Natural Pain Relief That Actually Works
Man Elbows Girlfriend in Face to Catch Puck; Gives It To Someone Else
The Office Releases New Clip to Celebrate 1,000,000 Subscribers
Glenn Close Busted Making Awkward Faces in Background of Red Carpet
Disney Releases BRAND NEW Trailer for "The Lion King"
Nike's New "Dream Crazier" Commercial is Empowering Women Everywhere
This Bee Has Gone Viral - Know Why?
What's Wrong With This Photo? A Comment He Made Ruined It
NWS Calls Weekend Snowstorm 'One Of The Strongest' This Winter
Here's What Happens When You Play, and Win, The Price is Right
KLEENEX ALERT: Soldier Surprises Wife Minutes After She Gives Birth
Heartwarming Video of Mom TWERKING Finding Out Daughter Got Into College
Adorable Puppy Whimpers and Cries as Simba Finds Mufasa in "The Lion King"
The Stunning Sound That Happens When 2,000 Choir Teachers Sing Together
People Are Thirsting Over This Hot Shirtless Abe Lincoln Statue With Bulge
CBS Releases Trailer for "The Twilight Zone" Featuring Adam Scott...
A Bunch of Popular Apps Are Silently Recording Your iPhone Screen
"The Haunting of Hill House" Back for Season 2 with HUGE Twist
Do You Still Call Mom When You Get Sick? Survey Says You Might
Uh Oh, St. Paul Challenged Minneapolis To A Snowball Fight
Here's A List Of Snowfall Totals From Yesteray. Where Does Your Town Rank?!
Michael Buble Pulls Woman From Crowd and Is Blown Away!
Mollie's Must-Haves: Sleep Mask That Eliminates All Sleep Distractions
WTF: Video Shows Acrylic Nails Getting a Breast Augmentation
Wisconsin School Apologizes for "Big Boobie" Cheerleader Awards
BREAKING: Jussie Smollett Turns Himself In to Police For Felony Charge
"How Midwesterners Call Their Dogs" Goes Viral with Rural Minnesotans
"The Case Against Adnan Syed" Brings "Serial" Case to TV
Shin Lim Performs Mind-Melting Magic Trick, Blink and You'll Miss It...
WHOA! Judah & The Lion Released A New Song Today WITH Kacey Musgraves
New Music Weather Distraction
Another Big Crash on I-94 Causing Huge Delays
MSP Down To One Runway
6-10 Inches Of Snow Expected, But This Weekend Could Be Worse!????
Five Photos Literally Everyone Takes at Ice Castles in Excelsior, MN
Ten of Minnesota's Prettiest Winter Instagrams
Mollie's Must-Haves: Yummy Local Truffles Safe for Keto, Paleo Lifestyles
Bethel University Student's Reaction to Acceptance Will Warm Your Heart
Iowa Woman Interrupts Kirsten Gillibrand:"I'm Just Tryin To Get Some Ranch"
Minnesota Twins Announce "Game of Thrones Night" on April 12th
Rosedale Center Cancels Sunday Dog Walking Because of Mess
CEO Calls Customer "Fatty McFat-Fat" After Bad Review
Stress Balls Being Dropped Into Shredder Is Weirdly Relaxing...
This Tree Melting From The Inside Out Will Melt Your Mind
Ten of My Favorite Photos of My Dog on 'National Love Your Pet Day'
Did Vikings QB Kirk Cousins Take A Subtle Jab At Minnesota On Twitter?!?
<SIGH> Another Winter Storm Warning, This One For The Entire Twin Cities
PHOTOS: Sasha Sloan in Studio C
Join Mollie at T-Mobile
Boy Writes Teacher Hilarious (and Smart) Explanation For Not Doing Homework
Is This The Cyrus Family Weed Stash?
Australian. FireFighters. Calendar. You're Welcome
VIDEO: Dog Acts Like (Human) Father With Stuffed Puppy
Mollie's Must-Haves: The Comfiest-Looking Pillows Ever
6 Year Old Survives Fall From Escalator at MOA with Minor Injuries
Nature Getaway Lets You Sleep in a Bubble In the Woods
Jimmy Fallon Has Steph Curry Sneak Weird Phrases into NBA Interviews
BEST OF SNL: Family Feud with Oscar Nominees Will Crack You Up
WTF: Person Grips Onto Car, Tows Truck Using Body and Legs
LOL: Passengers Rock Back and Forth To Get Car Unstuck in Snow
Mollie's Music Take: Add These 3 New Avril Lavigne Songs to Your Playlist
NSFW: Woman Refuses to Sit Next to Toddler, Goes On Drunk Tirade
New Change Will Mistake Target Employees For Regular Customers
Science Museum Of Minnesota Now Has An Old School Video Game Exhibit
Minnesota Has 2 Of The 100 Riches Cities In America
Lead Singer Of MN Band, "Hairball", Hair Catches Fire - Doesn't Miss A Beat
Couples Are Throwing Tinder-Themed Weddings
Mollie's Must-Haves: Candle Reveals Your Baby's Gender
Starbucks Now Has a Drink For Every Zodiac Sign
Did This Guest Fart While On a Live British Talk Show?
Ford Invents Bed That Will Roll Your Husband Back To His Side of the Bed
New Study Shows Older Brothers Actually Are The Worst Bullies To Siblings
Poor Donald Trump: Minnesota Dog Wasn't Killed Over Politics
You Can Now Play 100+ Vintage Arcade Games at the Minnesota Science Museum
WTF: MasterChef Contestant Serves 'Salmonella On a Plate' to Judges
New Viral Jimmy Fallon Game: Food or Not Food?
NEW MUSIC: Lewis Capaldi Releases Video for "Someone You Loved"
French Fry Power Rankings Released
VIDEO: Lady Gaga Sings 'Bad Romance' On Set of 'A Star Is Born'
VIDEO: Minnesota Driver Stops Traffic to Save Turkey on I-94 Ramp
Stop Complaining, Minnesota Drivers Are Some Of The Best
Minnesota Man 3D Prints a Snowblower
Mollie's Must-Haves: Target Gems That Make Perfect Last-Minute Gifts
The Most Unexpected and Best Mashup EVER: Stayin' Alive and Hot in Herre
Video of Brawl That Caused Owatonna High School Lockdown Released
Bauhaus Brew Labs Offers HUGE Beer, Burgers and Waffles Valentines Day Deal
Minnesota United Call Out Conservative Troll on Instagram
LOST SNL SKIT: This Skit Was SO Awkward It Was Cut From The Live Show...
Netflix Releases Original Dating Show: "Dating Around"
MOA Restaurant Will Give You Free Wings on Valentine's Day if You Do This
Jayme Closs Has the Sweetest Message For Her Supporters
Projections for the Twins this summer
Trending Trailer: Frozen 2 - The First Teaser Is Here!!!
Rebel Wilson Needed To Be "Medically Rescued" In Aspen
Target Recalls Boots Due To Choking Hazard
Is This Pizza Company Is Recycling Uneaten Pizza?! Theory Says Yes!
UPS Driver BLOCKS Emergency Vehicle and Doesn't Seem to Care
Country Singer Dumps Salad on Woman's Head
Mollie's Must-Haves: Locally Made Men's Accessories for Your S.O.
It's Pretty Likely That 'Friends' Will Leave Netflix After All
Fisherman Catches 20-Pound Goldfish
Minnesotans Experience 'Nightmare' After They're Left Stranded in Cancun
Lottery Winner Wears Scream Mask for the Smartest Reason
Top 5 Songs I Want To See Live At Our 2019 Basilica Block Party
MN Driver Got A Scary Reminder Not To Follow Too Closely
Reservations Spike to 433% For Valentine's Day, Survey Says
Porch Pirate Steals 14-Year-Olds $40,000 Cancer Medication
Owatonna High School On Lockdown Over Alleged Racist Social Media Comments
Mollie's Must-Haves: Champagne-Inspired Candles
Hawaii Just Got Snow and Its Storm is WAY Worse Than Ours
"Aladdin" First Look - I'm Really Not Sure About Will Smith As The Genie
Buffalo, MN Man Builds GIANT Snowman In Front Yard
Yes, Unfortunately, More Snow Is Coming Tonight!
Minnesota Is #1!!!.......At Being The Worst......Of Winter
Toys "R" Us Is Already Returning to Business - With a New Name
Pink's Daughter Does the Sweetest Thing For Her After GRAMMYs Loss
Where to Get a 5-Tier Wedding Cake Made Entirely Out of Cheese in Minnesota
Is This The Worst Maternity Pic of All Time?
NO ONE Can Find the Cookie Hidden In This Photo - Can You?
Mollie's Must-Haves: Chocolate-Covered Gummy Bears
Minneapolis Restaurant Serving Heart-Shaped Pizza With Wine This Week
BREAKING: First Look at Will Smith as Genie in Disney's Aladdin Trailer
Mother and Daughter Killed in Minneapolis Senior Apartment Complex
40 Vehicle Crash Shuts Down I-94 East of the Twin Cities
Halsey Gives Minneapolis A Shoutout During SNL Performance
VIDEO: Parents Hilariously Lip Sync Their Kids' Temper Tantrums
Minneapolis Bus Shooting Suspect Killed Teen Armed Robbery Suspect in 2015
Horse Found in Inver Grove Heights Basement
Twin Cities Olive Garden Selling Breadstick Bouquets for Valentine's Day
This Restaurant Now Serves Pizza-Size Pancake Called a 'Pancizza'
The Snow Is Done, But The Ice Is Causing More Havoc On our Roads!
New Trailer: The Remake Of 'Child's Play' Is Here
Here's How Much Snow Fell Around The Twin Cities Yesterday
Como Zoo 'Heartbroken' Over The Loss Of One Of It's Most Popular Animals
Mollie's Must-Haves: The Cutest Valentine's Day Pet Collars and Bow Ties
You Won't Even Recognize This Kitty Found Frozen in a Snowbank
Minnesotans Shoveling On Ice Skates Has Gone Viral
#BREAKING: Westbound I-94 CLOSED At Rogers After Crashes
P!nk Having Her Best Week - Announces New Album + Single + Walk Of Fame
BREAKING: Minneapolis Declares a Snow Emergency
Doing This One Thing Will Keep Your Car From Getting TOWED in Minneapolis
Train Drives Away With Baby After Dad Steps Out to Smoke
Police Arrest Serial Killer; Find Next Victim Alive, Tied Up in Apartment
Mollie's Must-Haves: Put Your Face on Your Man's Boxers For Valentine's Day
Airline Seeking to Hire 'Traveling Storytellers' in the Twin Cities
Que Viet Introduces Incredible New Macarons: Fruity Pebbles & PB & J Flavor
Gucci Apologizes After Releasing Sweater That Looks Like Blackface
Using Incorrect Gender Pronouns is NOT Punishable; U of M Decides
Amy Klobuchar Reportedly Treats Her Staff HORRIBLY; Calls Them "The Worst"
Son Constantly Scares Jumpy Mom
Jayme Closs Has the BEST Story Behind This Photo With Her Grandpa
Michael Bolton Fell Asleep on LIVE TV?
HGTV Confirms An 8 Episode Series From Minnesota Couple
Why Was Oprah Handing Out Tequila Shots in Pajamas On a Cruise Ship?
Jayme Closs Suspect During Hearing: "I love you"
Priyanka Chopra Makes Controversial Decision After Marrying Nick Jonas
Jayme Closs: Here's What Happened At Jake Patterson's Court Hearing
What Is The Bird Box Monster?
The Internet Is Obsessed W/This Ross From Friends/Nicholas Cage Face Swap
Mollie's Must-Haves: Delicious Nuts Hand-Roasted in Minnesota
Apple Reveals 230 New Emojis Including Sloth, Yawn, and More
Dog Runs To Alert Neighbor When Owner Has Stroke; All Caught on Camera
Senator Amy Klobuchar to Make MAJOR Announcement on Sunday
Woman Gets Unexpected Nose Job from Doctor Who Wanted to "Do Her a Favor"
Twin Cities Brewery Offering "Girl Scout Cookie Flights" This Week Only
Police Identify Suspect In Minneapolis School Bus Shooting
New Pixar Short Will Absolutely, Positively Warm Your Heart
Sand Artist STUNS Audience & gets Golden Buzzer on AGT: Champions
BREAKING: Shooting On A School Bus On 35W
#ICYMI: New Trailer For Toy Story 4!!
How Much Snow Will We Actually Get? Reports Are Quite Conflicted
Sneak Peek At The Brand New Samsung Galaxy S10!!
Man Sleeping Behind The Wheel Of A Tesla - IN Traffic
Man Suing Parents For Being Born - YES - Somehow - This Is Real
Can You Figure Out What's Wrong With This Photo of Nick Jonas?
Mollie's Must-Haves: Locally Made Relaxation With a Good Cause
Dinner at Demi Will Cost Between $254 and $620, IF You Can Ever Get In
Mashup of Green Day and Mambo No. 5 Is Your New Workout Jam
Here's What Happens When a 1,500-Person Drunk Choir Sing Backstreet Boys
Woman Finds Man Hiding In Her Closet Doing the Creepiest Thing
VIDEO: Watch Eggs Freeze in the Frigid Minnesota Air
If You've Never Seen The Bastille "Happier" Video, You Must (Have Tissue)
Universal Orlando's New Troll Is Naked and Farts Glitter At Guests
Small Plane Forced To Make Emergency Landing On I-35
Minnesota Women Busted With Insane Amount of Meth and Child In Their Car
How To Stop The Target App Price Switch On Your Phone
Even Those MnDot Is Struggled With Roads This Morning!
Newspaper Mistakes Dog X-Ray Photo for Lindsey Vonn's Knee
Mollie's Must-Haves: Winter Pet Care Products
Fisherman Uses Dead Shark As Bong and Smokes It to Tune of Baby Shark
Man Sues His Parents for Giving Birth to Him Without His Consent
Tanning Addict Identifies as Black, Moves to Africa to be with "Her People"
BREAKING: Toy Story 4 Releases New Trailer
Roller Coaster Strands Riders Dangling for 20 Minutes
Parents Rejoice!: The American Girl Store is Closing at Mall of America
Minnesota Team Banned From Snow Sculpting Competition for Trump Sculpture
This Is The Weirdest Thing You'll See Today, But The Reason is WAY Worse...
It Was So Cold in The Midwest That People's Hair Was Freezing Like This...
Beyonce Will Give You Free Tickets To Her Concerts For Life If You Go Vegan
Man Cited For Chaining Dog Outside Tuesday in Brooklyn Center
Name A Cockroach After Your Ex for Valentine's Day