This Saturday is one of the last casting calls for lead/speaking roles and many extras for the movie, Murder Incorporated.  It will be held Saturday, Februrary 2nd at the old Ingersoll Dinner Theater, 3711 Ingersoll in Des Moines.  They are also holding a band contest for the movie's sound track which will feature all regional Iowa Bands and composers.  For more information, go to or e-mail the director at

Dan Winters of TV-13 joined us on the phone just after the 6:30 news to talk about his special report coming up on the 10PM news on Monday.  It's about a new way to curb violence in our schools...sounds really intriguing.

Scott Math of the Heart of America Hotels and Restaurants joined us just after the 7:30 news.  They are providing an overnight stay at the Holiday Inn and Suites and dinner at Johnny's Italian Steakhouse for our Sweetheart Package that is up for bid on our WHO Radio Insider page.  This goes along with the Sweetheart Sleigh Ride from Jester Park and the $100.00 gift card from Boesen's.

Just after the 8:30 news, 45 RPM joined us in the studio.  They are a quartet from the Pride of Iowa Barbershop Chorus.  They will be doing singing valentine's at the Chocolate Breakfast.  Singing valentines are $40.00 and include a silk rose and chocolates.  Go to and click on singing valentine or call 515-259-0764. 

Tomorrow morning is the long-awaited Hershey's Van and Bonnie FREE Chocolate Breakfast Presented by Cellular Advantage.  There's a possiblity that the Iowa Lottery will be at the front door handing out free Power Ball plays since the Power Ball went unclaimed last night and the jackpot is over $170 million!  I'm not promising, and I'm not sure how many, but time it riight and you could be a millionaire!  Remember, if you can, please bring a canned item(s) for the community outreach programs at Lutheran Church of Hope.  The chocolate shuttle trolley provided by Absolute Transportation will be running from the SE corner of the parking lot of Lutheran Church of Hope on the corner of Ashworth and Jordan Creek Parkway from 5AM-9:30AM, to the front door of the Hy-Vee Conference Center at 60th & Westown Parkway.

We'll see you there!!!!