Contact Us

Pete Hanson

I'm just a regular Minnesota guy that grew up on the north-side of the Cities (Fridley), spent some quality time at the U of M, chill on the weekends at the family cabin near Duluth, bleed Vikings purple, and miss the North Stars. I have a short attention span; and enjoy Pink Floyd, Johnny Cash, Zac Brown, 80s hair bands, coffee, beer, scotch, and long sunset walks on the beach. (One of those isn't true.) I'm a two-time cancer survivor now (Colorectal 2002, Kidney 2014), and know that life is damn short -- so by all means we should be playing as hard and as often as we can. I think that's it. (Did I mention that I have a short attention span?) Hit me up below on Facebook & Twitter.
Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Little Big Town Coming To Bemidji (Get Tickets Early)

98.1 Minnesota's New Country welcomes Little Big Town to the Sanford Center in Bemidji on Thursday, October 8th -- for a stop on their 2015 Painkiller Tour. Hear hits like Girl Crush, Pontoon, Little White Church, Day Drinking, and more! Tickets go on sale this Friday morning, but you can get yours early by becoming a 98.1 Insider.

Read More

Category: concert Tags:
P. Hanson/TSM
P. Hanson/TSM
[

Minnesota’s Morning Show: When’s The Best Time To Drink Coffee? [Watch]

For me the question of "When do I drink my coffee?" is not an either/or proposition. I'm more of an 'all of the above' guy when it comes to my java consumption. Cindy claims there's evidence that suggests a right time and a wrong time to down a cup of joe.

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Minnesota Twins Continue To Amaze Me

Maybe it's because we've had to endure four straight horrific seasons, or maybe it's because there are legitimate reasons to be pessimistic about this years team; but as Bill Parcels once said, "You are who the numbers say you are." And the numbers say the Twins (26-18) are in second place, two games out of first.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://minnesotasnewcountry.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for 98.1 Insiders quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive 98.1 Insiders Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.