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!
Energy Saving Tips For Your Fridge. [SPONSORED]
There are so many ways you can save a little energy and money just by using a few pointers! REading these Tips from Northwestern Energy has made me realize my stand up freezer in my garage that is 30 years old might not be costing me a lot of money. So read up on these tips and see if yo…
2013 Bobcat Fest On Main Today!
Downtown Bozeman loves Montana State University! Head Downtown for some free food and tons of free giveaways. And the 3rd annual pizza eating contest will be happening yet again. This year I will be participating in the pizza eating contest, so come out and watch me stuff my face!
18 Sheep Killed By Wolves In Gardiner, MT [Photos]
The highly contested debate of whether wolves should run free or be hunted is going to get a little hotter. E.L.K Inc., a sporting goods store in Gardiner, posted a photo album of dead sheep. The owner of the sheep that were killed the other day said that 18 of his 34 sheep were killed.&…
What’s In Your Garage? Tell Us About It!
What's that one thing that has been in your garage forever... The one thing that you have wanted to get rid of but either don't have the time or the energy to get it out there. I know I do! I have a 75 Gallon Aquarium with a nice stand and a ton of parts for it... It's been in my garage for a cou…
Jan Stenerud– A Part Of Bobcat History, Being Honored Today [Podcast]
This morning I was schooled in some Bobcat History. Jan Stenerud came into the studio and talked with us about his beginnings as a Bobcat, and his Hall Of Fame career as an NFL kicker. He is a great guy and is extremely humble about all of his accomplishments. Listen to the intervi…
Dog Goes Crazy When Soldier Returns Home [Video]
When you need a little smile for a your Thursday we have you covered. The real question here is what would a cat do? I'm guessing a cat would just turn its tail at you and walk away. Can you tell I'm more of a dog guy? Check out the video for a little happiness for …
Catch Those Drafts And Save Money! [SPONSORED]
Heating your home can get expensive in the Winter. So why not save a few dollars here and there. I know for us it was a little bit different of a Winter since we had a newborn baby. It definitely makes the thermostat rise a little bit! Find out some more great ways to save so…
Benefit For Jim Janhunen Tonight: Auction, Miss Rodeo MT, & Food.
Jim Janhunen was recently diagnosed with a glioblastoma multiforme brain tumor. This has left him unable to work as an independent contractor. Come on out and help raise some money for Jim and his family.
Human Powered Ferris Wheel— A Bit Dangerous! [Video]
This is one of those videos that makes me shake my head in belief... The possibility of getting your arm in the wrong spot, or falling to your death. Check out the crazy video inside!
Meat At The Finish Line 5K & BBQ [Podcast]
Run and eat some delicious food for a great cause. The Meat @ The Finish Line 5k is a short run to raise awareness for the beef industry. The Montana State Collegiate CattleWomen and I Love Farmers Bozeman are holding the 5k.
“Thor: The Dark World” Trailer— Colleen Is In Love [Video]
Colleen has a little bit of a crush on Thor (Chris Hemsworth). So here is the next movie for her! I'm sure she'll be sad if he keeps his shirt on... Check out the trailer inside!
Save Money With These Great Energy Saving Tips for Light Bulbs [SPONSORED]
With energy prices rising steadily you have to be aware of the possible ways you can save money. Every little bit helps and if you invest a little now you will save yourself some money in the long run. Check out these energy saving tips from Northwestern Energy.