The Rochester Fairgrounds is going to be buzzing tomorrow when we open up the World's Largest Yard Sale.

Hopefully, you'll be able to join us tomorrow (Saturday, May 9) from 8a-3p. You'll find unbelievable deals on clothing, household appliances, jewelry, exercise equipment, tools, etc. All your favorite WOKQ personalities will be there throughout the day.

Stamp Out Hunger

Food Drive
Credit Karen Kiley

Tomorrow, Saturday, May 9th is the day to 'Stamp Out Hunger.' Please get a bag//box of non-perishable food items together and either drop them off at your local Post Office leave them for your mail carrier. Learn more about 'Stamp Out Hunger.'

Mother's Day is Sunday


How would you like to WIN some great prizes that you may want to share or flat out give to your Mom? Join our VIP Club and check out what we have for you!


Mostly sunny high 69...warmer inland. Check your weekend forecast. 

Top News Stories

April jobs report today
Jobs data being announced today by the Labor Department could shed more light on the question of whether the weak first quarter was due to temporary factors or not. Economists surveyed by FactSet predict job growth was much improved in April, adding 222,500 positions, compared to 126,000 in March. The unemployment rate is also expected to go down to 5.4 percent from 5.5 in March.

Motorcyclist dies in crash
Police say a motorcyclist has died after crashing in Goffstown. Authorities say the man died early this morning at the Elliot Hospital in Manchester. His name has not been released pending notification of family. The cause of the crash was under investigation; police believe speed may have been a factor.

Police identify bicyclist killed in hit-and-run
Police say a bicyclist has been struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in Rochester, New Hampshire. Police say 51-year-old Jeffrey Howarth of Rochester was hit at about 12:30 a.m. Thursday on Route 11 in the area of the on-ramp to Route 16. They found him dead on the shoulder of the road beside a guardrail, with his damaged bicycle nearby. There was debris scattered along the on-ramp from the vehicle. Police said they found the car later Thursday. No arrests have been made. Authorities are asking anyone who was in the area at the time or who may have information about what happened to contact the police.

Wake Up Winning

Getty Images Jeff Botari
Getty Images Jeff Botari

All next week we'll have tickets to see Shania Twain at the Verizon Wireless Arena this October! That's going to be a heck of a show and you could win tickets! Have a great weekend and Happy Mother's Day!

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