Contact Us
holiday

holiday

Cathy Kates
Cathy Kates
[

4 Easy Valentine Ideas For People That Think It’s The Little Things That Count

When you think of Valentine's Day you think of candy, cards, flowers, dinner and maybe (depending on what day it falls on) entertainment.  All easily attainable and appreciated, but have you ever heard of "it's the little things that count"? Here are 4 little ways to make your sweetheart melt with appreciation for your thoughtfulness.

Read More

Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images
Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images
[

U.S. Post Office Apps Give Peace Of Mind And Delivers Holiday Smiles

My sister's birthday is December 19, which is a bummer for me because the gifts I send are in the mix with the holiday packages and take longer than usual to get to her.  More than 16 billion cards, letters, flats and packages are expected to be delivered for the 2016 holiday season. But, they are keeping up on it and even offering delivery notifications and a sweet new way to SEE that your package has been delivered.

Read More

Ebay/baysidecandy
Ebay/baysidecandy
[

7 Nostalgic Christmas Candies, Do You Remember These?

I loved the Advent calendar that had the little pieces of chocolate behind each window.  I was a pretty simple candy eater as a child, anything with peanut butter and chocolate and I was happy.  I have bought Advent Calendars for my co-host's children and he has left the calendar laying on his desk until the middle of the month!  I tell him he's missing the point, he responds by saying the kids like to open up a week at a time and get more chocolate in one sitting.  UGH!

Read More

Cathy Kates
Cathy Kates
[

5 Alternative Adult Inspired Easter Basket Ideas They Will Love

Easter is coming, you can tell by the huge cellophane wrapped Easter baskets at the department stores filled with toys and candy.  But, what do you put into a basket for your adult best friend or significant other?  Here's some ideas, then let your imagination flow!

Read More

508023258
Credit Thinkstock Photos
[

Three Taste of Home St. Patrick’s Day Recipes to Delight Your Family

My ex-mother-in-law celebrated every holiday with glee in both decorating her home and serving food on the holiday in her kitchen!  When it came to St. Patrick's Day you could expect green cake, green beans and she even put green food coloring in her mashed potatoes. (looked totally bizarre, but tasted the same).  I thought I'd help you out with a few recipes that your family will enjoy and add a bit of festivity to your St. Patty's Day table.

Read More

Stephen Chernin/Getty Images
Stephen Chernin/Getty Images
[

4 Least Romantic Duluth/Superior Places

If you're like most people, you won't think about Valentine's Day until "the day" is tomorrow.  Then it's a mad scramble for a card, flowers, candy or to figure out something romantic to do with your sweetheart.  I'm here to help from a chicks perspective and tell you what's NOT considered romantic for the holiday.

Read More

Photo Credit: Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Photo Credit: Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
[

DTA Christmas Eve And Christmas Day Holiday Service Schedule

The Duluth Transit Authority (DTA) just announced it's holiday service schedule for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  Here's the time schedule for when the last buses will run on Christmas Eve.

Read More

Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Joe Raedle/Getty Images
[

Minnesota Patrol Increases Enforcement During Holidays, Call Twin Ports Joyride

Law agencies locally and across the State of Minnesota have now ramped up their DWI enforcement for the holiday season on weekends.  But, there is a service being offered in Duluth that has you covered, it's called Twin Ports JOYRIDE.

Read More

Ebay/baysidecandy
Ebay/baysidecandy
[

7 Nostalgic Christmas Candies, Do You Remember These?

I loved the Advent calendar that had the little pieces of chocolate behind each window.  I was a pretty simple candy eater as a child, anything with peanut butter and chocolate and I was happy...

Read More

Taste of Home Easy Colcannon
Taste of Home
[

St. Patrick’s Day Recipe: Taste of Home’s Easy Colcannon

I saw the picture of this Taste of Home recipe and was enticed.  But what does Colcannon mean?  It's an irish word meaning white-headed cabbage.  It's a traditional Irish dish and looks yummy! 

Read More

CWO3 Jason F. Johansen
US NAVY
[

Chief Warrant Officer Jason Johansen Wishes His Hometown Of Duluth Happy Holidays [AUDIO]

I'm almost certain that everyone in the Northland either has a family member or knows of someone who serves in one of our Armed Forces.  The holidays are always a tough time for those families when they're loved one is deployed.  Years ago the only correspondence was a written letter that took a very long time to reach it's destination.  Thanks to modern technology we can now skype, facetime on our phones and send pictures and audio.  Like the holiday greeting that Chief Warrant Officer Jason Johansen has sent to the Northland.

Read More

cathy and lucky with friends at Lake Superior Zoo
Anya Russom/LS Zoo Photographer
[

Last Minute Holiday Gift: Lake Superior Zoo Membership, New Hours Announced

Looking for that last minute gift?  No worries, the Lake Superior Zoo has the gift of membership that the receiver can enjoy multiple times all year long!  You won't have to use gas, you won't have to take the time to go pick it up, you can shop in your jammies at home online.  How easy is that? 

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kkcb.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for B105 Backstage quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive B105 Backstage contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.