Goose grew up in the Quad Cities listening to 97X. After high school he joined the Army (Parachute Rigger for the 82nd Airborne) and is a 1991 Gulf War Vet. After his 4 years of service he returned to the Quad Cities and began an internship with 97X. He climbed the “radio ladder” and went from weekend dj, to overnights, nights, and mid-days. In the fall of 2008, he was hired as the Morning Show Producer of the Dwyer and Michaels Morning Show. You can hear Goose with the 2Dorks in the morning or tune in weekdays from 10am-1pm as he gets to host a show on the very station he loved while growing up.
The U.S. Military’s Method for Falling Asleep in Two Minutes
A book from 1981 revealed a secret method the U.S. military supposedly came up with that can put you to sleep in two minutes. Here are the steps to follow.
Passing Gas Does Not Help You Burn Calories
A myth floating around on the Internet says you burn 67 calories every time you pass gas. If that were true, there would be way more skinny guys walking around.
Nine Common Sayings You Didn’t Know Came from Movies
Every day of your life, you probably say at least one word or phrase that you have no idea came from a movie. Here are some examples.
Florida Woman Defends Decision to Dunk Toddler’s Head in Toilet
A mother is defending herself against criticism and death threats after a video of her dunking her 3-year-old son's head in a toilet went viral.
This New Drink Will Supposedly Put You to Sleep in 30 Minutes
I think it's safe to say that we could all use some help sleeping better at night. There's a new drink on the market that might be worth a try.
Bettendorf Mayor Proclaims September 1st as 97X Day
In celebration of our 40th year on the air, the mayor of Bettendorf just declared that tomorrow, September 1st, is 97X Day!
Paul McCartney is Coming to The Quad Cities in 2019
Just announced this morning: Paul McCartney is bringing the Freshen Up U.S. Tour to the TaxSlayer Center in Moline!
These States Are the Most Excited For Pumpkin Spice Lattes
Starbucks rolled out its Pumpkin Spice Lattes. Even though it's technically summer, that's not stopping people from sucking down pumpkin-flavored sugar coffee.
Drone View: WWII Landing Ship on Display in Bettendorf
As we work our way towards Labor Day Weekend, you have a chance to see a piece of history. A fully restored WWII Landing Ship Tank is in Bettendorf right now.
Cowboy Rides Motorized Horse Around New Jersey
You can the cowboy out of the rodeo, but you can't take the rodeo out of the cowboy. Those are words that Steve Bacque lives by.