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

Massachusetts man arrested after investigation into death of 13-year-old Chloe Ricard

Deborah Goldsmith-Dolan/Facebook(BOSTON) — An arrest has been made following the mysterious death of a 13-year-old girl earlier this week in Massachusetts, authorities said Saturday. Carlos Rivera, 47, was arrested early Saturday after an investigation into the girl’s death, according to a press release tweeted out by the Essex District Attorney. The girl — whom a…read more »

After record high number of hot car deaths, here’s a guide to keep kids safe this summer

iStock/Srdjanns74(NEW YORK) — As the temperature climbs this Memorial Day weekend, so does the danger lurking inside our own cars.Hot car deaths reached a record level last year with at least 52 children killed, from California to Tennessee to Mississippi, according to national nonprofit KidsAndCars.org.Just this Wednesday, a baby girl died when she was left…read more »

Warm weather and heat-related illness: Why it’s important to stay hydrated

kuppa_rock/iStock(NEW YORK) — As the weather warms up, more people are heading outside for both fun and exercise. But with warm weather comes a greater risk of heat-related illnesses, which is why it’s important to stay hydrated, especially if you’re practicing high-intensity activities, such as running.Heat-related illness is more likely to affect people who are…read more »

As Memorial Day approaches, 62,000 pounds of raw beef products recalled due to E. coli concerns

gilaxia/iStock(NEW YORK) — Over 62,000 pounds of raw beef products shipped nationwide are being recalled due to possible E. coli contamination, just days before Memorial Day, one of the country’s biggest grilling holidays.The beef products came from Aurora Packing Company in Aurora, Illinois, where they were packed on April 19, according to the U.S. Department…read more »