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Man claims McDonald’s served him tea spiked with weed

A South Carolina McDonald’s is under investigation after a customer claimed he was served sweet tea with marijuana in it. Hilton Head resident Parrish Brown told sheriff’s officials he ordered “sweet tea with light ice and extra lemon.” And that’s exactly what he thought he’d received — until he realized he was “high as a…MORE

Calling all West Michigan band and choir members…

Here’s your chance to win Trans-Siberian Orchestra tickets. The Tony Gates Morning Show and Lake Michigan Credit Union salutes YOU, the musically talented, so we have teamed up to send you to the December 1 show at the Van Andel Arena. All you have to do is submit a photo or video of you practicing…MORE

KISS reveals 75 new “End of The Road” tour dates

Take it with a grain of salt cause they’ve already retired at least 26 times, but Kiss has revealed 75 new 2020 End of The Road Tour dates. The band’s new retirement tour kicks off February 1st in New Hampshire, then hits South America and Europe before ending their road career where it all began,…MORE

Bartender receives Powerball ticket as tip — and wins $50k

A lottery ticket left as a tip by a cheapskate customer has made a Missouri bartender $50,000 richer. Taylor Russey, who works at Bleachers Bar in O’Fallon, says she didn’t think much about the Powerball ticket she received on October 18th. Because the bar sells lottery tickets, the customer — a regular at Bleachers —…MORE

Bourbon & Bacon at Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort

The Tony Gates Morning Show Proudly welcomes THE BOURBON & BACON FEST back to Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort on Saturday September 21st! We’ve got tickets & we want you to have them! Listen at 7:10am & Play “WORKFORCE JARGON” (Makin’ The Bacon—) to Win Tickets & Qualify for the VIP Package. 10 will win…MORE

Foreigner & Beer!

Classic Rock 97LAV and Broad Leaf Local Beer welcomed Foreigner band members, Bruce Watson and Michael Bluestein, this past Saturday, August 10, and all we can say is, it was a BLAST! This was an exclusive ticketed event where everyone who got tickets could enjoy some beer while Foreigner played some acoustic songs! Plus, everyone…MORE

Detroit Lions 2019

Your NFL home for Sunday Night Football, The Playoffs & The Superbowl is the new home for your Detroit Lions— HEAR THE ROAR all season on Classic Rock 97LAV DETROIT LIONS 2019 Schedule PRE-SEASON Week    Date        Day                     Opponent           Game Time P1           Aug. 8     Thursday           vs. Patriots          7:30 PM P2           Aug. 17…MORE

Yackers & Hackers 2019

Classic Rock 97LAV and The Tony Gates Morning Show present the 24th Annual Yackers and Hackers –  Uncle Buck Memorial Golf Outing at the North Kent Golf Course in Rockford on Sunday, August 18 with a 9am shotgun start. Get your foursome in today for just $300 ($75 per person) with proceeds to benefit Rett…MORE

#Oops: Swinging An Axe At A Wood Shield

A video on the reddit forum WCGW has gone viral after a weapons demonstration goes wrong. If anyone knows the language and can translate, we’d love to know what they’re saying. WCGW If My Trainer Swings An Axe At Me While I Defend Using A Flimsy Shield & A Crappy Mallet from r/WhatcouldgowrongMORE