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David Kroll Interviews Hailey Whitters

  David Kroll chats with Hailey Whitters . They talked about her Grand Ole Opry performances, singing with Trisha Yearwood and, of course, returning to her home state of Iowa to open for Phil Vassar. […]

David Kroll Chats Again w/ Cali Wilson

Cali Wilson from season 17 of NBC’s The Voice talks with David Kroll as she heads into the live shows on this season of NBC’s The Voice!. David and Cali have performed all over the country together […]

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  • Biden sees economy avoiding recession, but risks remain
    Washington (AP) — President Joe Biden is assuring the nation that the U.S. economy is chugging along. But along with his upbeat words on Friday, a new jobs report showed that high inflation remains a threat. At
  • Flu season worsens as 44 states report high activity
    New York (AP) — The U.S. flu season keeps getting worse. Health officials say 7.5% of outpatient medical visits last week were due to flu-like illnesses. That’s as high as the peak of the 2017-18 flu season
  • Dems move to make South Carolina, not Iowa, 1st voting state
    Washington (AP) — Democrats have voted to remove Iowa as the leadoff state on the presidential nominating calendar and replace it with South Carolina starting in 2024. President Joe Biden argues that the dramatic shakeup, which he
  • Finkenauer now Special Envoy in Biden Administration
    Des Moines, IA-  Former Iowa Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer is now working in the Biden Administration. Radio Iowa reports that Finkenauer’s title is Special Envoy for Global Youth Issues. A news release indicates she will be the State