Tom Drake has been working in radio since 2010 in the Dubuque Market where he's been keeping people company in the afternoons and taking care of local audio production. He graduated from Wartburg College where he played Soccer and was active in music. In fact, he spent the early part of his 20’s as lead singer of the rock band Beyond The Silence; opening up for touring bands like Caroline's Spine, Royal Bliss, Saving Abel, Bobaflex, Smile Empty Soul, My Darkest Days, Sevendust, Buckcherry, Live, and many others. Tom stays active in the community by coaching youth soccer, and actively hikes with his family. He is an avid soccer fan supporting Manchester United, but also follows the Denver Broncos, Chicago Bulls, and Chicago White Sox.
If You’re in Iowa, Your Sewer Line is Your Problem
Discover an emotional journey through highs and lows, from dealing with a flooded basement to celebrating a daughter's success. Learn about the challenges of home repair and the importance of family support during tough times.
Do You Remember Amber, Iowa’s Hula Hoop Tree?
Discover the heartwarming tale of Her Majesty, the iconic hula hoop tree in Eastern Iowa, that brought joy and color to the community during the pandemic years.
Iowa Oil Spill Hits Waterway – Created by Fire at Auto Body Shop
In Glenwood, Iowa, an auto body shop fire led to an oil spill. Around 240 gallons of oil, including used oil and antifreeze, leaked into Keg Creek.
Wisconsin Shines: Two Cities in Top 10 List of Best Places to Live in 2024
Madison and Green Bay, Wisconsin, have been named two of the Best Places to Live for Quality of Life in the U.S. in 2023-2024 by U.S. News & World Report.
Iowa DNR- Remove Your Ice Shacks by Feb 20th!
The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is urging ice fishing enthusiasts to remove their ice shacks from state-owned lands and waters by February 20th.
National Iowa Museum Needs You Toad-Ally in Love for Conservation
Iowa's National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium wants you 'Toad-ally in Love,' a unique Valentine's initiative fostering endangered Wyoming Toad conservation in Dubuque.
Iowa’s Safest & Most Dangerous Cities Announced
Explore the most dangerous cities in Iowa based on violent crime rates and discover the top 10 safest cities to call home.
Reynolds’ Education Agency Overhaul in Iowa Sparks Controversy and Revisions
Governor Reynolds proposes significant changes to Iowa's Area Education Agencies (AEAs), focusing on special education services. Read about the revised proposal.
Iowa’s Caitlin Clark Partners with Local Retailers Offering a New Fundraising Cereal and Chance to Win Big
Hy-Vee introduced an exclusive cereal, Caitlin’s Crunch Time, in collaboration with Clark and the Caitlin Clark Foundation. You can also win up to $220,000.
Iowa is Known for Its Quirky Fair Events – Here Are My 5 Favorites
Iowa fairs are truly celebrations that showcase our rich agricultural heritage, community spirit, and some of the "hillbilliest" events known to man (yes, I made up a word).