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Tune in to The Dirt Show on KOWZ 100.9 FM every Saturday night at 11:00 pm (April-October). Host, Klane Dushek, brings you interviews with the stars of dirt track racing from across the country, as well as weekly updates on the Southern Minnesota & Upper Midwest dirt racing scene.

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The Dirt Show is sad to report that USRA B-Mod driver Casey Knutson was recently killed in a tragic automobile accident. You can read Casey's full obituary here.

Below is a great interview we did with the driver of the 12K modified back in 2017. Please keep Casey's family in your prayers.

In honor of Casey, Mississippi Thunder has announced a USRA B Mod special on opening night, Friday, April 24th with a whopping $12,000 going to the feature winner. The best B Mod drivers in the Upper Midwest will be there. Get more info at the Mississippi Thunder website here.

Air Date: 07/01/2017
Guest: Casey Knutson, Modified driver

Sponsors: Lodermeier's, Midwest Collision, and Cookie's Sauces and Seasonings



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Baier's Engine Service

Four photos of some of the incredible engines they are working on at Baier's Engine Service in Rochester. Top-left is a 1940 Dodge motor getting a stock rebuild. Top-right is a Ferrari V12 motor they are rebuilding. Bottom-left is an early 1950's Olds Rocket engine done and ready for delivery. And bottom-right is a 239 Flathead V8.

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Kenny Petersen's #76 Gremlin Late Model

Kenny Petersen Gremlin Late Model

Team Schwebach Preparing for 2020 w/Extreme Powder Coating

Street Stock & Hobby Stock driver Nick Schwebach's wife Brooke will be driving a car of her own for the upcoming 2020 season. And as you can see in the pictures below, the husband and wife team will be busy this winter getting the new car ready. The chassis has been given a brand new coat of purple armor, thanks to Dirt Show sponsor Extreme Powder Coating of Blooming Prairie! Check out the impressive before and after pics below.

2019 Mastell Brothers Touring Series Champion Johnny Parsons III

Congratulations to Owatonna's Johnny Parsons III on winning the Mastell Brothers Touring Series 2019 points championship! Parsons was a model of consistency this season, scoring nine Top 5 finishes in 11 starts.

Midget, Indycar, and Open-Wheel Legend Mel Kenyon


Speed the Sauceman, from Cookies Sauces and Seasonings, shares some of his favorite recipes as a regular guest on The Dirt Show, and now you can get the full recipies to try out for yourself right here!

Cookies BBQ Cups Quick & Easy Chili
Pork Tenderloin Haystack Burger
Italian Sausage Glazed Grilled Chops
Stuffed Pork Loin BBQ Mac & Cheese
Grilled Meatloaf w/Salsa Peach Cobler
Grilled Corn/Fried Squash

Cookies Sauces and Seasonings Featured on Iowa Public Television

Dirt Show sponsor Cookies Sauces and Seasonings and it's founder “Speed the Sauceman” Herrig were recently featured on Iowa Public Television during a segment called Iowa Entrepreneur. Produced by Around the Corner productions, the 12-minute video segment can be seen online here:

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