106.1 Milwaukee

Karen Dalessandro Joins WKTI For Afternoons

After “retiring” from iHeartMedia Country “FM 106.1” WMIL Waukesha/Milwaukee in March, Karen Dalessandro is returning to the market at Scripps’ “94.5 KTI Country” WKTI as afternoon host and Music Director starting Wednesday, September 27. Dalessandro spent 19 years in mornings at WMIL until hers and Tony ‘Radar’ Hess’ exit in March. She has also worked in the Detroit market at “W4 Country” 106.7 WWWW-FM and 99.5 WYCD. Until her debut on Wednesday, the station is branding itself as “94.5 Karen Country“. Her arrival means the departure of Jonathan ‘JW’ West after just short of a year in afternoons. He will continue to work weekends at Hubbard Hot AC “101.9 The Mix” WTMX Chicago. 94.5 K...[Read More]

FM 106.1 Milwaukee Debuts New Morning Show

iHeartMedia Country “FM 106.1” WMIL Waukesha/Milwaukee is revamping its morning show as “Ridder, Scott and Shannen”. Ridder moves up from the afternoon slot he has held for the past three years to join Scott Dolphin and Shannen Oesterreich following the retirement this week of Karen Dalessandro and exit of Tony ‘Radar’ Hess. Scott, Karen & Radar had hosted mornings at the station together since 1998. Oesterreich joined the show last year after working in promotions and digital for the cluster since 2012. FM106.1, Milwaukee’s Best Country radio station, announced today the debut of their new morning show, Ridder, Scott and Shannen, effective immediately. Ridder, Scott and Shannen will broadcast weekdays from 5 a.m. – 10 a.m. “I am excited...[Read More]