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  • QueenB Radio names PD, group operations manager
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    QueenB Radio names PD, group operations manager

    Radio veteran Dave Murphy has been named Dubuque Super Hits 106.1 (KIYX) Program Director and QueenB Radio Wisconsin Group Operations Manager. “Dave brings 35-years of major market radio experience to our QueenB Radio stations,” said Vice President Market Manager Herb…

  • Reilly joins Wausau radio group
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    Reilly joins Wausau radio group

    Veteran programmer, Jon Reilly is joining Duke Wright’s Midwest Communications Wausau cluster as Operations Manager. The position was formerly held by Rusty James, who was elevated to Wausau Market Manager several months ago. Reilly most recently spent more than ten…

  • New deadline for WBA Hall of Fame nominations

    New deadline for WBA Hall of Fame nominations

    The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Foundation Hall of Fame Committee is now requesting and accepting nominations for the Wisconsin Broadcasters Hall of Fame with a new deadline of Jan. 15. The Hall of Fame nomination process is open and will run…

  • New deadline for Local Broadcast Legends

    New deadline for Local Broadcast Legends

    The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association is now requesting and accepting nominations for the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Local Broadcast Legends Award with a new deadline of Jan. 15. The Local Broadcast Legends Award nomination process is open and will run through Jan….

  • Weekly Radio Addresses discuss abortion, helping formerly incarcerated

    Weekly Radio Addresses discuss abortion, helping formerly incarcerated

    This week’s Weekly Radio Addresses from Wisconsin’s Capitol are about abortion and helping the formerly incarcerated. These addresses are available for Wisconsin broadcasters to use as they see fit. Here are the summaries from WisPolitics: — In this week’s Democratic…

  • WBA Hall of Fame engineer, Jim Wulliman, dies

    WBA Hall of Fame engineer, Jim Wulliman, dies

    A pioneering broadcast engineer who served a long career in Milwaukee has died. WBA Hall of Famer Jim Wulliman died Nov. 8. He was 98. Wulliman served as Director of Engineering for the Journal Broadcast Group, including WTMJ-AM, WKTI-FM, and…

  • 2022 WBA Hall of Fame show available now

    2022 WBA Hall of Fame show available now

    A half-hour program highlighting four 2022 WBA Hall of Fame inductees is available to view online and available for stations to air. The program showcases the contributions of Joyce Garbaciak, Howard Gloede, Chris Bernier, and Gene Purcell. View video in…

  • Wexler transitions from management to training for GKB

    Wexler transitions from management to training for GKB

    Steve Wexler, vice president and market manager for Good Karma Brands – Milwaukee, is wrapping up his 35-year management career and transition into a coaching and development role at the company. The announcement was made today by Craig Karmazin, founder…

  • Milwaukee station to air Waukesha Christmas Parade

    Milwaukee station to air Waukesha Christmas Parade

    Milwaukee TV station TMJ4 (WTMJ-TV) will broadcast the Waukesha Christmas Parade on Nov. 20. A release from the City of Waukesha Chamber of Commerce stated, “We understand that people in the community and performers from the parade may still be…

  • Weekly Radio Addresses discuss elections, veterans day

    Weekly Radio Addresses discuss elections, veterans day

    This week’s Weekly Radio Addresses from Wisconsin’s Capitol touch on the election and Veterans Day. These addresses are available for Wisconsin broadcasters to use as they see fit. Here are the summaries from WisPolitics: — In this week’s Republican radio…

  • Long-time radio station owner dies

    Long-time radio station owner dies

    Long-time radio station owner, Donald Rabbit, died Sunday. He was 83. Rabbit owned many different radio stations over his lifetime, the most recent being Radio Dubuque. He once owned WFON in Fond du Lac. According to his obituary, Rabbit loved…

  • Weekly Radio Addresses tout voting, public safety

    Weekly Radio Addresses tout voting, public safety

    This week’s Weekly Radio Addresses from Wisconsin’s Capitol are about voting and public safety.  These addresses are available for Wisconsin broadcasters to use as they see fit. Here are the summaries from WisPolitics: — In this week’s Democratic radio address,…