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 lives 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.


BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN: Great Record in the Works

2020 hasn’t gone exactly how Nils Lofgren expected, but he’s still excited for some new music Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band are working on. Last year, Lofgren rejoined Neil Young & Crazy Horse for a few shows and a new album, Colorado. And as that wound down, he says he was looking forward…read more »

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We have been seeing, hearing and experiencing things we have never, ever experienced before. Honestly some of is frightening, some annoying, some of it is beyond annoying and some of it is downright ridiculously funny. America’s most popular nudist resorts require guests to wear masks. “No tan lines” does not apply during a pandemic. Can…read more »


Look what I found!

The Beatles are among four pop culture figures in the first line of Lego Art. It’s Legos for adults! Instead of little Lego models, you assemble wall art. It’s 2,933 pieces that make up the images of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr and based on the four portraits that was included…read more »


Nebraska LOVES fireworks!

The following is an excerpt from an interesting article I found on HOW WE DETERMINED WHAT STATES USE THE MOST FIREWORKS The dollar amount of firework imports came from the US trade Census. Of course, more people often equals more fireworks (and firework injuries!), and we didn’t want a list of the largest states.…read more »



When I was young and living on the East Coast we had a routine every Saturday morning in which my mother, my older brother and I would go grocery shopping at Pegnataro’s Supermarket (regulars simply called it Peg’s). We traveled in our 1975 tan Chevy Impala and I enjoyed every minute of it. Life hadn’t…read more »


WARNING: Some Hand Sanitizers May Be Deadly

The FDA is warning people about a potentially life-threatening ingredient used in a handful of hand sanitizers that are available. People should stay away from any hand sanitizer manufactured by Eskbiochem because it contains methanol. It’s an alcohol that is commonly used in industrial pesticides and alternative fuel sources, and is toxic when absorbed through…read more »