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American Idol Local Auditions 2009

For the eighth time 95.9 KISS-FM hooked up with FOX Youngstown to give local singers a chance to win a guaranteed audition in front of Idol producers, this time in Orlando. Following our first ever TIE in the final three, Lauren Minenok came away as the 2009 Grand Prize winner!

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    The Final 12 for 2009 get ready for their semi-final performances
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    Registration brought in more than 125 singers for the five-hour session at the Eastwood Mall in Niles.
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    Emcees Whitney Ward from FOX Youngstown and Michelle from 95.9 KISS-FM
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    Judges Sean Robinson from myYTV, Rick Hern of the Hern Brothers Band, and Idol Season Six vet Sarah Burgess.
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    Finaists Lauren Minenok, Steven Seminara and Andrea Thompson.
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    Grand Prize winner Lauren Minenok with Michelle and Whitney.