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!
From The Guys That Brought You ‘Cars’ Here Comes ‘Planes’
After the success of the Cars franchise it's no surprise that they are looking for another way to expand the Cars universe. Check out the new trailer for 'Planes'
Are Guys Becoming More High Maintenance?
What is this nonsense? According to a survey out of the UK there are a lot of men that are becoming the high maintenance ones. I'm not so sure this is the same in Montana. So what makes a guy "high maintenance?"
Kmart Has Some Big $#% Savings For You [Video]
Kmart is at it again! It looks like their Shi* Your Pants Video was such a hit they came out with another sound alike commercial! Check out the Big #%^ Savings Kmart has for you!
BOLO Alert: Sean Colwell
The U.S. Marshals Service’s Montana Violent Offender Task Force is searching for Sean Colwell. He has felony warrants for assault on a peace officer and a probation violation. His criminal history also includes assault with a weapon; drugs; and resisting arrest. Here’…
A 2 Year Old’s Conversation Re-Enacted By Grown Man [VIDEO]
As a parent you never know exactly what is going to come out of your kids mouth... It could be spit up or something as crazy as this. This family seems to have a very strong headed little girl that takes her pretend time very seriously.
Who’s Your Favorite – A Baby Interrogation [Video]
Sooner or later it's going to happen. I will be the least favorite parent. It's bound to happen at least once in my life. For the most part I will say that my little lady will probably like me more than her mother--- At least I will keep telling myself that. C…
Tyler Farr Gets A Little ‘Redneck Crazy’ & Roles An ATV [Video]
Tyler Farr is starting to hit the charts with his single 'Redneck Crazy'. In the music video he seems a little bit crazy with a little help from his buddies they manage to get into a little bit of trouble. You might recognize some of his friends from Duck Dynasty, and…
The New XBox One Revealed [Video]
Microsoft unveiled the next generation of their Xbox console yesterday. It's going to be called Xbox One and it should be out in time for this year's holiday season. Here's what you need to know . . .
Tornado Survivor Finds Dog In Rubble [Video]
After all the tragedy surrounding the Oklahoma Tornado it is nice to see a happy story. This lady is devastated after losing her home and her dog. But during the interview the woman finds her lost pup buried under some debris.
FWP Wants Your Comments On Madison River Recreation
Over the past year the Madison River Citizen Advisory Committee (MCAC) has been going over ways to make the Madison River a better experience for everyone. After taking in all the recommendations from the committee and Public they are ready to implement their plan.
UK Woman Claims She’s Too Pretty To Work
Laura Fernee says she is to good looking to be a scientist. Laura claims she was constantly hit on by male coworkers and that she was ostracized by other women at work. So she was "forced" to quit her job.
Bozeman Student Competing in National Geography Bee [Podcast]
Grace Rembert, a 5th grader at Morning Star Elementary School in Bozeman, will represent Montana at the 25th annual National Geographic Bee in Washington, D.C., May 20-22. Make sure you cheer for Grace as she heads to Washington, DC to compete for a piece of the $50,000 in college scholarships…