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Eddie Haskell Joins iHeartMedia As SVP/Programming For Fort Collins

Former 98.5 KYGO Denver Program Director Eddie Haskell is moving up I-25 to serve as SVP/Programming for iHeartMedia in the adjacent Fort Collins market. Haskell served as PD of KYGO from January 2013 through August 2016 during the time upon which former KYGO morning host David Mueller was found to have groped Taylor Swift. Haskell stated on the witness stand that Mueller’s unfounded claim that he too had touched Swift that night had cost him some jobs following his exit from KYGO. Haskell previously spent nine years as OM of Citadel’s Albuquerque cluster where he programmed Country 92.3 KRST as well as programmed WYCD Detroit, KKAT-FM Salt Lake City, WXLK Roanoke, and KDJM Denver. Since leaving KYGO he has been focusing on his podcasts about Tesla cars and country artist inter...[Read More]

Big Country in Northern Colorado

The growing areas north of Denver has a new country station as Clear Channel Variety Hits KQMY “My 97.9” flipped to “Big Country 97.9” on Friday. The station which targets the Fort Collins, CO and Cheyenne, WY areas will also carry Denver Broncos football from sister KOA Denver.