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Indy 500 Postponed Until August 23

The Indianapolis 500 scheduled for May 24 has been postponed until August because of the coronavirus pandemic. The race will not run on Memorial Day weekend for the first time since 1946. The race will instead be held Aug. 23. IndyCar initially said it would resume racing May 9 at Indianapolis. That race will now…read more »

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Announcing The Flashback Friday Schedule

With the sports world coming to a halt, we here at 940 WFAW are trying to figure out creative ways to bring sports programming to our loyal listeners. After much deliberation we landed on Flashback Friday broadcasts! Every Friday, at 6pm, we will be re-airing sports broadcasts from our family of stations from the past…read more »

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Wisconsin Badgers Win March Madness (Virtually)

The Wisconsin Badgers have won the 2020 March Madness – sort of.  ESPN used its “Basketball Power Index” to simulate the basketball tournament that was called off due to the coronavirus pandemic.  The sports network says its simulated Final Four included Maryland, BYU, Virginia and the Wisconsin Badgers. Coach Greg Gard’s “virtual” team went on…read more »

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Packers Sign Two Players Before Formal Start of FA Period

The Green Bay Packers have signed two players – even before the formal start of the N-F-L’s free agency period.  Linebacker Christian Kirksey signed a two-year deal with the Pack.  Kirksey had been released by the Cleveland Browns a week ago and that made him free to sign with any team immediately. The other signing…read more »

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CDC Hints Sports Schedules Could Be Shut Down Through April

The already-delayed professional sports seasons in North America could be on hiatus for significantly longer than first planned. New recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Sunday night seem to suggest that sports in this country could for all intents and purposes be gone until May, if not later. That’s twice as…read more »

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2020 Season Updates from the Milwaukee Brewers

From the Milwaukee Brewers and received at our stations on 3/13/2020. Online article available HERE from Brewers(dot)com -Eric Stone   Important update on the 2020 season The health and safety of our fans, players, employees and game-day staff is our top priority. We fully support the measures taken by Major League Baseball regarding cancellation of Spring…read more »

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