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NRG Northwoods Launches Sports Talk on WOBT AM/FM

NRG Northwoods launched “The Game” on December 30th, 2020 on WOBT 101.3FM/1240AM to bring “Sports Talk That Rocks!” to Rhinelander and the Northwoods. The Game is a Wisconsin based sports network that originates out of Milwaukee on iHeartMedia’s WRNW/97.3FM. “The opportunity to bring Wisconsin sports talk to the Northwoods was a no-brainer,” said Market Manager,…Continue Reading

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Grand Island Lights A Hero’s Home

KROR-FM in Grand Island did a really cool promotion this year – “Lighting A Hero’s Home”. The promotion was for listeners to nominate a veteran who they thought deserved to have their house decorated for the holidays. KROR-FM teamed up with RTC Lighting to do the lighting. The winner was absolutely thrilled! There’s a bit…Continue Reading

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Central Nebraska Partners with Local Goodfellows

Each year, NRG Central Nebraska stations in Kearney help make over a thousand local kids holidays brighter by assisting with the Goodfellows Christmas Toy Drive.  Our studios are one of the major drop off points for this effort.  The toys get picked up the Friday before Christmas, then wrapped and distributed to the kids who…Continue Reading

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KFMW/Rock 108 Teams Up with Iowa Giving Crew for Second Year

In 2019, KFMW/Rock 108 looked for a charity benefiting the local community where the passion and spirit of the Rock 108 Nation could help grow the charity and help more people in need. So they partnered with Iowa Giving Crew to support their annual Operation: Give Birds to provide Thanksgiving dinner to families struggling in…Continue Reading

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David Adams Tapped as FM Program Director in Omaha

David Adams has been tapped to program KQKQ – SWEET 98.5, KOPW – POWER 106.9 and 101.9 THE KEG in Omaha. David is an experienced program director with an excellent track record of delivering ratings and revenue growth, and who will bring outstanding leadership to NRG Media, according to Mark Shecterle, General Manager. Shecterle stated,…Continue Reading

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Iowa “Hurricane” Relief

Listeners of Eastern Iowa radio stations 105.7 KOKZ and News/Talk 1540 KXEL have stepped up to help those affected by August Derecho storms. A Derecho is a widespread, long-lived, straight-line wind storm that is associated with a fast-moving group of severe thunderstorms. Winds topping 140 mph that struck the heart of Iowa with the force…Continue Reading

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NRG Cedar Rapids Weathers Derecho Storm

  On Monday, August 10th a severe storm struck parts of the Midwest with sustained winds in excess of 70 mph. The storm, similar to a hurricane had gusts as high as 120 mph and took out trees, roofs and power lines leaving almost 2 million customers without power. The Cedar Rapids studios of KFMW,…Continue Reading