Your XL Country Afternoon host is a born and raised Montanan, a Marine Corps Veteran, and a Bobcat! Russell grew up in far eastern Sidney, Montana also known as "Almost North Dakota!" In 1999 he moved to Great Falls, Mt where he graduated from GFHS in 2003. After graduation he enlisted in the Marine Corps. Russell had a successful four years in the Marines, but decided after his third tour in Iraq that he wanted to go to college. So at the end of his enlistment he moved to Bozeman. Since in Bozeman hes been a somewhat typical college kid...Changing his major a couple times... almost getting his degree... drinking... floating... camping... Skiing ... working three jobs at once... and most importantly loving his wife Shayla!
Winter Weather Advisory Through This Afternoon
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow remains in effect until 5 PM MST this afternoon.
How To Defend Yourself Against An Attacker [Video]
If you are attacked by someone you have to know how to defend yourself. Your attacker might have a knife or a gun. Watch the video and make sure you are good to go in case of an attack. Or not....
Elite Professional Bullriders Finals— We Have Your Tickets
Time to get ready for some great Bull riding action! The Elite Professional Bull Riders Finals are in Butte this year! XL Country has a lot of tickets to give away. Find out how you can get yours!
Wedding Fail Video— (Yep That Pretty Much Sums It Up)
I remember getting married a couple of years ago and hoping that nothing too crazy or embarrassing would happen during the day. Luckily none of it was caught on video! The newly weds in this video weren't so lucky!
Winter Weather Advisory Through This Evening.
After a mild couple of weeks the winter weather is back. We can expect a few inches today.
Baby Thrown From Vehicle In Wreck [Video]
Having a new baby is scary enough. Not putting your newborn baby in a car seat is downright criminal! Watch this scary video as a baby is thrown from a vehicle and barely missed by oncoming traffic.
Montana State Football Team To Be Honored At Saturdays Basketball Game.
The Big Sky Conference Champion Bobcat Football team will be honored at the MSU Mens Basketball game this Saturday. The Football team will also be signing autographs before the game.
Ravens Fans Scrambling To Take Out 49er Fan
With the Superbowl less than two weeks away facebook is starting to light up with posts for one team or another. Being a 49er fan I am really excited for next weekend! Go Niners and enjoy some random football memes!
Get Half Off Massages With Today’s Deal!
A one hour massage for $30, how about a foot massage for $15, what about $32.50 for a Pomegranate Polish & Hydrating Wrap? I think it's time to Seize The Deal!
Bacon Scented Candles—
Why do we think everything with bacon is better? Okay maybe everything with bacon is better but I'm not sure everything that smells like bacon is better....
Volunteers Needed For The St. Jude Radiothon
This years Country Cares for St. Jude Kids Radiothon is coming up on March 7-8. As the two best days in radio approach we are looking for a few volunteers to help in the phone bank.
Is This SNL Skit Racist or Funny? [Poll]
SNL hasn't really been pushing the boundaries lately. They always have a few edgy skits, but for the most part they play it safe. Some people are calling this Starbucks skit racist. Watch the skit for yourself and let us know what you think!