101.1 Salt Lake City

Cumulus Restructures Salt Lake Programming Staff

Cumulus Media has hired Rick Vaughn as Program Director at Alternative “Alt 94.9” KHTB and Rock “K-Bear 101” KBER Salt Lake City. Vaughn, who previously programmed such stations as “103.5 Kiss-FM” WKSC Chicago, “Q102” WIOQ Philadelphia, and “Power 96.1” WWPQ and “Radio 105.7” WRDA Atlanta most recently was operating talent coaching consultancy AIM, READY, FIRE LLC. The addition of Vaughn leads to the exit of Sue Kelly as PD of KBER and KHTB. Additionally Dain Craig, PD of AC “B98.7” KBEE will replace Mike Parsons as PD of Variety Hits “Trax 101.9” in addition to his duties at KBEE.. Cumulus Media announces that Rick Vaughn will join Cumulus as Program Director of KBER (K-Bear) and KHTB (The ALT)...[Read More]

KENZ Begins Salt Lake Shuffle As Classic Hits 101.9

Update 8/16: “101.9 The End” reached its endpoint for the second time today as Cumulus dropped its format following the station’s morning show. After a couple hours of stunting telling listeners to listen at 12pm “for your new favorite radio station”, KENZ relaunched as “Classic Hits 101.9“. The new format places the station in competition with Bonneville’s Classic Hits “103.5 The Arrow” and Clear Channel’s duo of “Oldies 94.1” KODJ and “Rock 106.5“. “Classic Hits 101.9” will pick up the syndicated Bob & Tom show from sister Classic Rock 101.1 KBER, while KBER afternoon hosts Mick & Allen will move their “Freak Show” back to mornings. Sue Kelley, Cumulus Salt Lake Cit...[Read More]