Franzman Island Mornings 5:30-10am

Franzman has been waking up the Tri-Cities with the ONE MAN PARTY IN THE MORNING since 2013!

Franz and his wife live in Grand Island where he says he is blessed to be. He formally spent time in the newspaper business and was in a band but broadcasting allows him to do the things he enjoys most… disseminating information, playing great music and meeting and interviewing guests.

If you are the organizer of an event, a fundraiser, an entertainer coming to the area for a concert, the head of the Chamber getting the word out about what is coming up where we live or a client of ours launching a new business chances are that you have been interviewed by Franz.


Election 2018

FB has an election page to help inform you about the candidates and at a very minimum show you who is running. It’s under “Election 2018” Elections have slowly moved into the digital age with rules regarding ballot selfies. Violating a ballot selfie ban could earn a fine or jail time. Justin Timberlake got…read more »


interesting bacon article

I found it on MSN: The bacon fad may or may not be abating somewhat, but there’s no disputing that we’re eating more of it than ever. Bacon consumption levels were at historical highs last year, according to The National Provisioner, a food business trade publication. Bacon has been appearing in all menu categories —…read more »

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Music for Christmas Gifts

Waaaaaaay better than socks. Although socks are a nice gift (if they’re nice socks). Do you Christmas shop early? Well, this weekend is a good shopping weekend if you’re shopping for the music fan in your life as numerous artists have recently released albums and DVDs…here are just a few: • Bob Seger – I…read more »


Let’s do this

This year, right now, me and you! Let’s do this: 107.7 The Island and all 3 GNC stores in Grand Island, Hastings and Kearney are taking unsigned Christmas cards (blank ones). The Red Cross is going to mail the cards overseas so military can then send those cards back home to their loved ones. High…read more »


I’ll just tell them I have experience

I currently work on The Island! Sick of your job? Imagine getting paid to lie on the beach and drink margaritas? It’s actually possible but why I am not sure. A tourism website ( is looking for its next “Cancun Experience Officer.” It pays 10 grand a month and all you have to do is…read more »

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Don’t Take Time for Granted

A British artist (Chris Barker) created a brilliant new rendering of the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album cover honoring stars who’ve passed away this year (and there are a lot!) As cool as this is, it makes me sad. Tom Petty, Fats Domino, Chuck Berry, Chris Cornell, Chester from Linkin Park and…read more »