this is such a good idea

Check it out it’s Food Allergy Research & Education’s TEAL PUMPKIN PROJECT They support kids with food allergies. When you see a teal pumpkin, it’s your way of knowing that location has non-food treats available. What a great idea! See flyer for non-food treat ideas, Grand Island HyVee has additional info and you can use…read more »

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that’s a good boy!

Sid the super-friendly schnauzer was my furry friend today. He is great with kids and his happiness is absolutely infectious and impossible to ignore…that’s a good boy! Want him? he’s on sale right now at The Central Nebraska Humane Society. Watch the video for adoption more »

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Milo not a FranzFan

There was a moment that got a bit sketchy on this particular Friday Morning. It was me against big German Shepherd. I had just finished teasing the fact that the Humane Society is in the studio – I think my voice, in full projecting/broadcast mode got Milo on edge. (Hope I’m not doin’ that to…read more »


This makes me happy

I love when a song request takes me back to a totally unforgotten, rear-end kickin’, four minute and fifty-five second positive memory from my concert goin’ days in the rockin’ 80s. I think the video depicts exactly how fun concerts used to be. Actor Randy Quaid plays the tour manager. Watching this reminded me of…read more »


Thanks, Zuckerberg!

I just found an article that says, “FACEBOOK ADDICTION IS SIMILAR TO SEX AND COCAINE”! A new study found that Facebook addiction is similar to sex, cocaine and painkillers. Apparently using Facebook lights up the brain the same way sex and drugs do. Really? What am I missing? I’m sure I don’t get that much…read more »


Public Notice

This concludes the current Christmas Season. Please remove all festive lights from your residence and your land and encourage your neighbor to do the same. Please resume your normal, mundane living routine and return to work until further notice. Your time for holiday shopping and over-eating has expired. Christmas Season will resume this coming July.…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!