Russ is a professional Radio Gypsy who’s decided to make Eastern Iowa his home. Russ says “I love Rock Radio and working for one of the country’s best rock stations makes coming to work every day too much fun”. Being the geezer of our staff, Russ brings a head full of historical knowledge of the artists and lots stories of bad behavior.
FROM MSM: DES MOINES, Iowa – Residents in the town of Earlham, Iowa woke up Thursday, checked their mailboxes and found a gift. It wasn’t like Christmas had arrived, but it was close. © Jeff Lillie An anonymous Madison County donor purchased more than $82,000 worth of gift cards to three Earlham business to help the town during…read more »
Times are tough right now for everybody right now, and as your leader of Rock in Iowa? We have a special message for you. THANK YOU FOR WORKING HARD IOWA! Together we can get through this!read more »
(CNN) — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has sent a warning letter to the sandwich chain Jimmy John’s for food safety violations. Jimmy John’s is accused of putting contaminated clover sprouts and cucumbers on sandwiches sold in Iowa during November and December 2019. Twenty-two people have gotten ill from E.coli and salmonella from consuming the food.…read more »
It’s that time of year I guess when we say goodbye to some local business hopefully to be replaced by something as good or better. The Corridor Business Journal reporting that retail chain Gordmans will close its Cedar Rapids, Coralville, and Davenport locations, which are all of its Eastern Iowa stores, this Spring. The Gazette…read more »
Awards shows are insufferable so I just wait for the bits to dribble out on social media. Everyone seemed to agree that the pinnacle of the night was when Steven and Joe from Aerosmith rocked the place with Livin’ on the Edge. Then with the crash of a brick wall, morphed into their always…read more »
Before the year ends, I thought I’d leave you with an uplifting story involving dogs, a family who loved them, and a company with heart. With all the on-line negativity and my belief that en-masse, animals are much better than humans, it’s refreshing to write a story about the goodness humans can have towards each…read more »