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Local Radio Veteran Jim O’Hara “Exits” Country WLLR-FM Amidst More I Heart Radio Cuts

November 6th, 2020

Jim O’Hara, a giant in local radio who has led one of the most successful ratings runs in Quad-Cities radio history for almost three decades on WLLR, is with the station no more, according to a report on radioinsight.com. The terms of O’Hara’s exit are unknown, as to whether it was a retirement, a forced retirement, or a layoff, but the news was located in a larger story about dozens of election week layoffs at I Heart stations across the country. WLLR is owned by I Heart Radio. The news was delivered in a one line blurb amidst the larger story about the layoffs, saying, “Jim... Read More

Pitbull, Keith Urban, Shinedown Among 2020 Mississippi Valley Fair Headliners

November 26th, 2019

As usual, the Mississippi Valley Fair is bringing in some big names, and a very eclectic mix of performers. A wide range from Pitbull to Keith Urban to Shinedown and more is on the bill this year. The schedule includes: Tuesday, Aug 4th: LOCASH Wednesday, Aug 5th: Keith Urban Thursday, Aug 6th: Shinedown Friday, August 7th: Old Dominion Saturday, August 8th: Pitbull Sunday, August 9th: To Be Announced As a reminder WLLR Cards and regular Fun Cards will go on sale Saturday, December 7th at the Mississippi Valley Fair Starlite Ballroom at 8am.WLLR Fun Cards are priced at $90 and regular Fun Cards... Read More