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Colorado school district implements no phone policy for students

Colorado Springs School District #11 has implemented a controversial cell phone policy starting this school year.  The new policy bans students from having their phones on them.
20 hours ago
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Kathie J’s one rule for her daughter’s big birthday party

Parents do you appreciate this rule?  What would your one rule be for your kids?   Office Chat with Melissa Moore & Kathie J – Weekdays at 1:40pm / LIVE […]
7 days ago
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Summertime is exhausting, fun and busier than ever!

Anyone else feeling a little run down for all the fun this summer? Office Chat with Melissa Moore & Kathie J- Weekdays at 1:40pm / LIVE on FB 
9 days ago
KOSI 101.1 Secret Contest...

Listen to Win Daily Amazon Gift Cards PLUS $1,000 with KOSI 101.1 in Denver, CO

You’ve been selected for a Secret Contest! We want to thank you for listening to KOSI 101.1, so we’re giving you a chance to win Daily Amazon Gift Cards PLUS […]
9 days ago
Colorado Music Festival in Boulder starts today...

Colorado Music Festival in Boulder starts today

The summer concert series offers performances of orchestral and chamber music
15 days ago
Jonas Brothers Winning Weekend...

Win a four pack of tickets to see the Jonas Brothers!

Register below to win a four pack of tickets to see the Jonas Brothers on July 20th at Weidner Field in Colorado Springs! We’ll be giving away five sets of […]
19 days ago
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DIA’s longest flight ever takes off tomorrow

How long could you sit still on a plane?  If you’re on the longest flight ever to leave DIA you’ll have to be able to sit still for 12 hours. […]
1 month ago
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Listen: Win tickets to Steve Martin!

Tune in weekdays at the 11am hour for your chance to win a pair of tickets to Steve Martin and Martin Short on Friday, June 14th at Red Rocks Amphitheatre! […]
1 month ago
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Denver real estate is expensive, what about a tiny home for under 20K?

We all know that Denver real estate is very expensive these days.  According to Redfin, “In April 2024, Denver home prices were up 9.3% compared to last year, selling for […]
1 month ago
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Kathie J’s daughter joins Office Chat to share her understanding of the birds & bees

Kathie J’s daughter has had a big couple of weeks. First, two weeks on the human body and reproduction and today – graduation from 5th grade!  Her explanation….still laughing! Office […]
2 months ago
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Graceland sale halted!

Plus, Jell Roll says this is his frivolous expense and why PDiddy had a fake sense of security. Melissa’s Hollywood Report – Weekdays at 12:40pm and LIVE on FB  https://kosi1.wpengine.com/new-barbie-dolls-will-honor-venus-williams-and-other-athletes/
2 months ago
MEMPHIS, TN - AUGUST 12:  Elvis Presley's living room at Graceland is seen during Elvis Week on Aug...

Graceland set for foreclosure auction

Graceland, the former home of Elvis Presley, is facing a foreclosure auction, but Riley Keough, the King’s granddaughter, is fighting to stop the sale. Keough inherited Graceland from her mother, […]
2 months ago
SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 21:  Jason Momoa attends Entertainment Weekly's Comic-Con Bash held at FLOAT, ...

Jason Momoa confirms that he has a girlfriend

Sorry ladies…our universal boyfriend, Jason Momoa has gone Instagram official with his new love. Momoa confirmed his new romance with fellow ‘Hit Man’ actress Adria Arjona. Momoa shared some new […]
2 months ago
HILTON HEAD, SC - APRIL 16:  An alligator sits in the sun during the final round of the Verizon Her...

Did you know the alligator from “Happy Gilmore” lives in Colorado??

“Happy Gilmore 2” is coming to Netflix soon, but you won’t see all of the original cast. The alligator that stole Adam Sandler’s golf ball in the almost 30-year-old film […]
2 months ago
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Who drives with a screw in their tire and who has tire insurance? | Office Chat

They’re so alike and yet so different on some things! Kathie J has been driving around with a large screw in her tire and Melissa tells her about tire insurance. […]
2 months ago
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Denver was not always Colorado’s capital..where was it?

It’s hard to imagine any city besides Denver being the capital of Colorado but ut is true. In fact by the time Colorado was annexed in 1876 and became a […]
3 months ago
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SVU actress, Mariska Hargitay mistaken for real cop by little girl

WWOBD? What would Olivia Benson do? SVU actress Mariska Hargitay recently had her art become her reality when a little girl got separated from her mother in the park and […]
3 months ago
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Rattlesnake season is here, and it’s a threat to your dog

Spring is here, which means time for hiking, biking and snakes — rattlesnakes! In Colorado, there are thousands of rattlers. They are not aggressive by nature, but they will bite […]
3 months ago
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Power still out and schools closed from weekend wind storm

Denver, CO – As of Monday morning, Xcel Energy said that power was still out for around 49,000 people.  Xcel is hoping to have the majority of those people back […]
3 months ago
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59% of home buyers are turned off by this when they walk through a home #TotallyTrivialTrivia 

Buying and selling a home is so stressful.  Just so many things to consider on both ends. With the big season coming up here is a reminder. #JennyD #KOSI1011 #TotallyTrivialTrivia  […]
4 months ago
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70 Easter egg hunts happening in Colorado: What you need to know

It is all about the Easter Egg Hunting in my house. So I wanted to see what types were around my neighborhood. Thankfully our friends at 9 News have done their […]
4 months ago
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Disney on ice is coming to Colorado

If you are a fan of Disney On Ice… they are coming to Colorado. It’s ..Mickey’s Search Party.  it will be at the Broadmoor World Arena then to the Coliseum […]
4 months ago
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - JANUARY 22: Mega Millions lottery tickets are sold at a 7-Eleven store in the L...

No Mega Millions winner!..how much is the jackpot now?

This will be the sixth time in the history of Mega millions that the jackpot will go this high. After no winner on Tuesday the jackpot approaches 1 billion dollars […]
4 months ago
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The ‘worst fast food chain’ in America now only has one location left in Denver

Boy how times have changed… There was a time when you didn’t have to drive far to find a Long John Silver’s in the Denver-area, and when you got there […]
4 months ago
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St. Patrick’s day parade goes on despite the snow!

Despite the biggest snowstorm of the season the St. Patrick’s day fun will continue. Saturday the 62nd annual St. Patrick’s Day parade will march through lower downtown. Better dress warm […]
4 months ago
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Cirque du soleil ..Crystal..does this for the first time ever

Cirque du Soleil’s…Crystal is in Denver for the first time.  This one-of-kind production brings the circus arts to the ice at the Ball Arena.  I’m a hugh fan of all […]
4 months ago
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If you live in Denver, will the snowplows hit your street?

According to the mayor and the city’s Department of Transportation and Infrastructure (DOTI)…YES…Every residential street will be plowed at least once within 24 hours if not more often.   Those residential […]
4 months ago
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Hundreds of flights canceled at DIA, what can you do?

This winter storm has caused hundreds of flights to be canceled today Thursday. One of the best things for you to do if you still have a flight coming up […]
4 months ago
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Office Chat with Melissa & Kathie J- Are you a prepper or an ostrich when it comes to snow storms?

Office Chat with Melissa Moore & Kathie J – Weekdays at 1:40pm  https://kosi1.wpengine.com/office-chat-with-melissa-kathie-j-whats-really-going-on-with-princess-kate/
4 months ago
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Denver’s crazy history with March 13th snowstorms

Denver, CO – March is known in Colorado as the snowiest month.  Meaning, we get more snow in March than any other month of the year.  Yes, it’s Spring snow […]
4 months ago
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3/4 of us have one of THESE, but about half of them don’t work? #TotallyTrivialTrivia 

I felt attacked and then I realize it is so many of us guilty! Do you have a flashlight in a drawer with a dead battery? Also have you found […]
4 months ago
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New chicken wing concept in Aurora

Buffalo Wild Wings with a new takeout and delivery concept is opening in Aurora. The new location will feature a walk-up counter, digital menu boards and limited seating.  Something really […]
4 months ago
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Sportswomen of Colorado celebrates 50 years of championing female athletes

Sportswomen of Colorado was the first in the country to honor the achievements of female athletes on a statewide level. This award is given to women who have demonstrated exceptional […]
4 months ago
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Fake Colorado temporary license plates become easily available online

You see expired license plates a lot when driving around. But now officials are dealing with a new problem….fake temporary tags.  Officers say these temporary fake paper plates are being […]
4 months ago
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It’s time to spring ahead!

Just a reminder Daylight savings time comes this weekend. You know how this works , when you go to bed on Saturday night you set your clock ahead by one […]
4 months ago
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 29:  Bottles of Dr Pepper drinks are seen on a store shelf on the day Keurig Gr...

The Dr. Pepper story is not true!

You may have heard the rumor that Dr. Pepper is being discontinued.  It’s been a popular drink for over 100 years. It was originally made in Morrison’s Old Corner Drug […]
4 months ago
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3 verified facts you may not know about Feb 29th

Today is Leap day which comes around every 4 years. Questions you may not know about this day. Did Roman dictator Julius Caesar introduce leap day ? Yes he did […]
5 months ago
RUSSELL, IL - SEPTEMBER A display on a card reader shows the $250 million jackpot for the Mega Mill...

How much of the $607m Mega Millions jackpot you would lose to taxes

Another Mega Millions Jackpot is growing.  This time a $607 million prize that ranks among the largest in history.  Of course you won’t be taking home all of  that if […]
5 months ago
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Girl scout cookie prices differ in Colorado compared to rest of country

Girl Scout cookies started selling over100 years  ago. The cookies were less than 50 cents.  Now the prices have gone up to at least $5 or more  depending on where […]
5 months ago
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Get your taxes done for free!

Of course tax season is here again and that is crazy tine for you and costs money. Well good news Metropolitan State University is here to help out. The students […]
5 months ago
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Ever want to be a Bronco cheerleader?..now’s your chance

Looking ahead to the 2024 Bronco season? Well good news he Broncos are now accepting cheerleader applications. Applicants must have at least 10 years of extensive experience in multiple forms […]
5 months ago
Taxes...

When will you get your Colorado tax refund?

After a delayed start in accepting 2023 income tax returns many of you are asking when will I get my tax refunds. After a short delay the Colorado Department of […]
5 months ago
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Former Bronco Eric Decker’s nod to Denver with baby’s name

Denver, CO – Former Denver Bronco, Eric Decker always said that he loved living in Denver.  The former Bronco and his country music singer wife, Jessie James Decker, just welcomed […]
5 months ago
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Denver Nuggets’ Rocky is the highest paid mascot in the NBA – here’s how much he makes

Although the Denver Nuggets are riding high as first time NBA champs, we have seen my fair share of Nuggets teams that were beyond awful. However, during those hard-to-watch seasons […]
5 months ago
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Georgia Comstock | Jenny’s Real Funny Friends

Georgia Comstock, a local Denver female comedian has a new type of comedy show for you starting TONIGHT. Catfish Comedy, where you get to be a part of the show […]
5 months ago

Kathie J talks about The Walking Dead and why she loves it

Kathie J is a huge fan of the AMC show, “The Walking Dead.” Her Hollywood husband, Norman Reedus just got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Listen as […]
6 months ago
Sklar Brothers...

Jenny’s Real Funny Friends | Sklar Brothers

Sklar Brothers were on Grey’s Anatomy and they tell us which cast member had a meltdown. Also, be sure to get tickets to see them this weekend!
6 months ago
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Hanging with media friends at Jesus Christ Superstar!

Went to the opening of Jesus Christ Superstar at the Buell theatre!..great show!…can’t believe it’s 50 years old!..ran into some media buddies…Tom Mustin…Dave Agulara…Katie LaSalle -Murphy
6 months ago
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Caroline Rhea came into studio with her opener CJ #RealFunnyFriends

You can go and see Aunt Hilda from Sabrina The Teenage Witch all weekend www.comedyworks.com If you missed them on the show listen here for the full interview:  
6 months ago
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From dumb criminals to a new side job as a gorilla #3things

Ever wonder what it is like being in the studio with Murphy and I? Here is a snapshot and behind the scenes! #3thingsyouneedtoknow #KOSI1011 #JennyandFriends   KOSI 101.1 Facebook LIVE […]
6 months ago
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Parenting oops – Kathie J finds out youngest allergic to horses at…

Timing is everything.  Poor ‘G’ – Kathie J found out her youngest has horse allergies and you’ll never guess where this happened. lol Melissa & Kathie J’s Daily Dose of […]
6 months ago
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Did Kanye West really get all his teeth pulled and replaced with Titanium dentures?

Anyone getting seriously concerned about Yeezy, Ye or whatever he is calling himself this week? The guy seems to be going farther and farther away from sanity.  Kanye West has […]
6 months ago
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Kevin Costner’s ex dating their ‘friend’

Wonder how Kevin is feeling about this coupling. Dating a couple friend in bad taste?  Melissa’s Hollywood Report – Weekdays at 12:40pm   Melissa’s Hollywood Report – 1/12/24
6 months ago
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Colorado burglar busted after ordering an Uber to pick him up

Denver, CO – Stealing is always a bad idea, but if you’re going to steal and try to get away with it, you should probably have a solid ride planned […]
7 months ago
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55% of adults are saying, “NO” to a New Year’s resolution

55% of adults suggest that they are NO LONGER INTERESTED in making New Year’s Resolutions because they never succeed at them. Why do they fail? 40% of people feel too […]
7 months ago
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How to recycle or repurpose your Christmas tree

Denver, CO — If putting an artificial tree back in the box for next year isn’t an option, there are plenty of ways for you to recycle your Christmas tree.  […]
7 months ago
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How to care for your Poinsettas after the holidays

You probably have a Poinsettia plant somewhere in the house.  If you don’t want to throw it out here is what to do.  Place it in a room with bright […]
7 months ago
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Celebrities born on Christmas eve and day

Denver, CO — We’ve compiled a list of Celebrities born on Christmas (Dec. 25). and Christmas eve (Dec. 24). Did we miss anyone on our list?  Christmas Eve Ryan Seacrest […]
7 months ago
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Origin of Christmas lights started in Denver

Denver, CO — Not long after the invention of the light bulb did one Denver electrician create what we now know as Christmas lights. David Dwight (D.D.) Sturgeon opened Sturgeon […]
7 months ago
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Taylor Swift’s Era Tour Is First To Gross Over $1 Billion

Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour is the first tour to cross the billion-dollar mark, according to Pollstar‘s 2023 year-end charts. Not only was Swift’s landmark Eras Tour the No. 1 tour […]
7 months ago
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KOSI 101.1 welcomes new host Kathie J

DENVER—December 4, 2023 Contact: Jim Lawson, Program Director – KOSI 101.1 jim@kosi101.com KOSI 101.1 announced today that Denver market radio & TV veteran Kathie J has joined their on-air staff […]
7 months ago
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Taylor Swift TIME person of the year

It is definitely the year of Taylor Swift.  I thought she was successful before, then 2023 hit and she is now on a different level. Swift beat out world leaders […]
7 months ago
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‘Die Hard’ Is Coming Back to the Big Screen This Christmas Season in Colorado

We can argue about whether or not Die Hard is a Christmas movie until we are blue in the face, but regardless of how you feel about that, it will […]
8 months ago
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The Northern Lights Could Be Visible in Colorado This Week

I always thought the Northern Lights were a Canada and north thing, but in the last year alone, they’ve been visible in Colorado a few times, and there may be […]
8 months ago
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Ice Skate On a Denver Area Rooftop This Winter!

It’s not hard to find a place to ice skate in Colorado during the winter months, but there’s a cool new option in the Denver area this year!  Greenwood Village’s […]
8 months ago
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RESULTS: KOSI listeners favorite Thanksgiving dish

Denver, CO — KOSI 101.1 listeners weighed in on their favorite Thanksgiving side dish. Only one side took home the crown. The winner? Mashed Potatoes!  Cranberry sauce, gravy and Mac […]
8 months ago
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Colorado Gives Day!

Citywide Banks Match This year, we’re honored to announce that Citywide Banks will be matching every donation to our Colorado Gives Day campaign up to a total of $15,000. That […]
8 months ago
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Denver’s Holiday markets are open! Come one come all!

Denver, CO — Just as KOSI has launched into Christmas, so have Denver neighborhoods! Holiday markets and pop-ups are plentiful in the centennial state and we have a list of […]
8 months ago
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Family Holiday Fun: ICE! Opens at Gaylord Rockies.

Many Christmas themed family activities are starting this weekend and one not to be missed is at Gaylord Rockies Hotel and Convention Center. More than two million pounds of ice […]
8 months ago
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Study predicts Denver’s Household holiday budgets

Denver, CO — A new study is predicting holiday budgets by city by, and there is no doubt numbers are higher than last years budgets. Wallet hub used data like […]
8 months ago
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Melissa Moore on Ch. 7 Talking About KOSI Christmas Flip

This is such an exciting time of the year for KOSI 101.1 and Christmas music lovers!  Today is the official day that we’re flipping to Christmas music.  Join us at […]
8 months ago
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How much time do you actually spend in traffic per year in Denver?

I am the WORST at sitting in traffic. I will admit it makes me crazy.  This stat although higher than we would want … compared to others not that bad. […]
8 months ago
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Flamingo Lovers – Denver Zoo Opens New Habitat

The Denver Zoo is always doing things to make the experience better for both visitors and the animals who live there. That will be on display again this week as they open […]
8 months ago
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‘Wheel of Fortune Live’ is Headed to Colorado

I’ve often daydreamed about being on a TV gameshow, and I’ve come to the conclusion that I’d have the best chance at winning on Wheel of Fortune. A lot of […]
8 months ago
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A new Oyster and Cocktail bar coming to Denver

Denver, CO — James Beard award winner and chef at Annette, Caroline Glover, is leaving her mark on the Stanley Marketplace with her new bar in Denver, “Traveling Mercies.” The […]
8 months ago
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Colorado Target Stores are Selling $25 Thanksgiving Meals for Four

Every year about this time I recommend that we have Thanksgiving dinner multiple times a year. Not just because it’s good and everyone looks forward to it, but it’s also […]
8 months ago
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Who won sexiest man alive?

PEOPLE Magazine named their 2023 Sexiest Man Alive and the cover is.. Patrick Dempsey  As reported by PEOPLE, the 57 year old said, “I’m glad it’s happening at this point […]
8 months ago
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Jenny’s Real Funny Friends | Jay Pharoah

Jay Pharoah is not just impressions!!
9 months ago
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Two Colorado Coffee Chains Launched Their Holiday Menus Today

It’s the day after Halloween, so Merry Christmas, right? That’s what a couple of coffee chains around Colorado are saying today anyway…  Both Dunkin’ and Dutch Bros with locations all […]
9 months ago
PASADENA, CALIFORNIA - OCTOBER 28: Head coach Deion Sanders of the Colorado Buffaloes looks on from...

Russell Wilson Dresses ‘Coach Prime’ for Halloween

Coach Prime is in the house! Broncos quarterback Russell Wilson pulls off a great looking Coach Prime. What do you think? Wilson posted pictures and a photo montage on his […]
9 months ago
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TODAY ONLY! Halloween deals and freebies!

Denver, CO — Today, Oct 31st, many busniesses wil be celebrating Halloween by offering deals. Some freebies come at the cost of wearing a Halloween costume.  Chipolte – If you […]
9 months ago
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There’s a Pumpkin Smashing Event Featuring Baseball Bats, Slingshots and More This Weekend

If you still have your Halloween pumpkins, here is a great way to get rid of them and have a little fun doing it this weekend in Colorado…  The Pumpkin […]
9 months ago
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RESULTS: KOSI Listeners chose the BEST Halloween Movie

Denver, CO — We asked our KOSI 101.1 listeners to cast their vote on the best Halloween movie.  Thank you all for participating as the results are in and the […]
9 months ago
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What is Colorado’s Most Haunted Town?

We can all name a handful of places that we think are haunted in the towns we know best, but what town in Colorado is the MOST haunted? According to […]
9 months ago
PARK COUNTY, COLORADO - SEPTEMBER 27: Fall colors are starting to peak on Kenosha Pass on September...

Submit Your Colorado Fall Photos Here!

Denver, CO — KOSI 101.1 listeners, we’re putting together a gallery of your fall photos!! Submit pictures of beautiful trees, changing foliage, pumpkin patches and more. We’ll continue to share […]
9 months ago
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Some Of Our Local $1,000 Denver Area Winners!

Here are some of our local Denver area “Employee of The Day” $1,000 winners. You should be next! Sign up Here Patrick S. – Littleton Judy M. – Golden Margaret […]
9 months ago
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Two Colorado cities top 25 most expensive places to live

Denver, CO — With over 19,000 cities in the U.S., two Colorado cities are in the top 25 most expensive places to live.  According to the U.S. News and World […]
9 months ago