THE LAKE A.M. 1570 WLKD

Fire up your A.M. radios and tune in THE LAKE. Easy to listen to and fun to experience as you take a journey back to the songs you remember but don't really hear that often anymore.

We play the most popular songs from the 50s, 60s and 70s, aimed at the upper end of the Baby Boomer generation in the Lakeland Area. Our station is music-intensive.

  • The Beatles
  • Barbra Streisand
  • Neil Diamond
  • The Carpenters
  • Lionel Richie
  • Frank Sinatra
  • Celine Dion
  • Barry Manilow
  • Carly Simon
  • Michael Buble
  • Diana Krall
  • Dionne Warwick

Flash flooding strikes Texas, while Hurricane Humberto moves away from US

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Imelda made landfall Tuesday in Freeport, Texas, as a minimal tropical storm with winds of 40 mph.No longer a tropical storm as of Wednesday, the system is just a heavy rainmaker — call it remnants of Imelda.The highest rainfall total so far was in Turkey Creek, Texas, just southeast of Houston,…read more »

Officer seen striking 17-year-old student on video charged with battery

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Dept.(INDIANAPOLIS) — An Indiana police officer who can be seen striking a 17-year-old student in the face on video has been charged in the incident and accused of lying about what went down, officials said.Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Officer Robert Lawson was charged Monday with battery after allegedly hitting the teenager “without…read more »

Sheriff plotted to kill deputy over recording of ‘racially insensitive’ comments: DA

Granville County(DURHAM, N.C.) — Granville County Sheriff Brindell Wilkins was indicted Monday after allegedly discussing killing a former deputy who he believed possessed an audio recording of him using “racially insensitive language.”A grand jury indicted Wilkins on two felony counts of obstruction of justice for advising and failing to arrest a man with whom he…read more »

Seven ways to take care of your skin this fall

simarik/iStock(NEW YORK) — You change your wardrobe each season — so why not change your skin care routine, as well? ABC News’ Good Morning America spoke with skin care experts about how the change from summer to cooler months can affect your skin. “I often tell my patients that when you begin layering your clothing…read more »

The connection between violent video games, racial bias and school shootings

mtreasure/iStock(NEW YORK) — When a school shooting hits the news, are we more likely to blame violent video games if the shooter is white?Politicians, the media and even scholars often do.President Donald Trump previously stated, “I’m hearing more and more people say the level of violence on video games is really shaping young people’s thoughts,”…read more »