QUEEN: Vegas Run Begins

Queen + Adam Lambert started their residency over this past weekend inside the Park MGM in Las Vegas. Guitarist Brian May says night one they were met with an “amazing reception,” with night two finding them “getting the hang of this.” The residency is scheduled for 10 shows through September 22nd. The set included “Heartbreak…read more »

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Adoptions Today ~ Cuddly Companions Tomorrow

Rose from The Central Nebraska Humane Society joined me Friday Morning with a little friend. Marley is a Huskie/Pitbull mix and as sweet as can be. Watch the video and if interested, she is vaccinated, chipped and ready for a forever home. CNHS 308-385-5305read more »

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Extremely Thankful

I think I speak for 99 percent of broadcasters worldwide when I say that we got into this industry not just to have fun but we like to disseminate information. If we can be enlightening to our listeners and to tell them something they need to know while hopefully being clear and somewhat entertaining (ok,…read more »

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Look! It’s another blog about R.E.M.

R.E.M. has a documentary coming out soon that I look forward to. I’ve always loved the band as I have mentioned a few times. In the documentary called Automatic Unearthed they discuss working with Led Zeppelin’s John Paul Jones who did string arrangements for “Everybody Hurts” and several other songs by REM. I believe the…read more »

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Oh, no thank you!

I personally steer AWAY from food that has words like, “Bomb’, “Blast” or “Mystery”…call me crazy but I like to know what I’m puttin’ in my mouth-hole. I found it odd that the current advertising campaign from Nabisco seems to have worked for them. Oreo revealed “Mystery Flavor” cookies and it seems that everyone spent…read more »


How You Can Help This Season

My guest on the air every Monday morning this holiday season is Major Yockey with the Salvation Army. They do amazing work in this community in two major capacities: The Men’s Shelter (24 beds to keep you off the street) and The Feeding Program (offering hot meals 6 days a week). Needless to say, pulling…read more »


Franzman Island Mornings 5:30-10am

My name is Franzman. I previously worked for numerous daily newspapers, designing advertising and writing copy for clients and although I liked it, I knew there was somewhere else I wanted to be. I knew it was a place that did not require a tie or dress slacks. I’ve never been a dress slacks kinda guy.

Eventually, I started a career in broadcasting that continues to make me happy every day.

If I had to do something else, I truly don’t know where I’d be…maybe an Andrew Dice-Clay impersonator. Thanks for listening!