We asked our listeners to show us their New England Patriots pride and as you would expect, there are some die-hard Pats fans in New England.

I think Dawn from our Facebook page takes the cake...the wedding cake, that is. Dawn wore these shoes as she walked down the aisle a few years ago!  Now, that is a die-hard fan! I wonder if Dawn and I have the same shoe size?


Morning snow showers will end by this afternoon about an inch or so of accumulation, high 30...22 in the North Country. Clear and cold tonight, low 12...near zero in the North Country.  Check your weekend forecast. 

Top News Stories

Hostage situations in France
A French official says two men holed up with a hostage near a school agreed to negotiations to safely evacuate students, but the terror suspects say they want to die like martyrs. The men are suspected in the attack against the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris that left 12 people dead. Meanwhile, a second hostage situation is underway at a Kosher market in eastern Paris.

Hassan sworn in for second term 
Governor Maggie Hassan has laid out her priorities for her second term, including bringing commuter rail to New Hampshire, raising the minimum wage and boosting New Hampshire's natural gas supply. Hassan was sworn in yesterday, with Republicans critical of her inaugural speech for leaving out how she's pay for her rail and other initiatives.

Dartmouth College cheating scandal
Dartmouth College has charged 64 students accused of cheating in a sports ethics class with violating the Ivy League school's honor code. College officials confirmed the number of students charged yesterday, but declined to comment further until the appeals process ends later this month.

Market Basket "Food Fight" Film

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We spoke fimmaker Jay Childs this morning and chatted about his Kickstarter campaign for his Market Basket movie. Check out the podcast and his Kickstarter page as well.

Wake Up Winning on Monday...

The Morning Waking Crew will have a pretty awesome prize for you next week. Hope you'll be listening.  Go Pats...

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