The Reason why 620 WTMJ was nominated:
Michelle says, “Every day on Wisconsin’s Afternoon News, journalist John Mercure talks about what National Day it is. He and his team often pull in other local and news content based on the national day. WTMJ is Wisconsin’s flagship station. The are involved in the local community through events such as Kapco’s Kids to Kids Holidays, Wisconsin city tours and many community forums.
Wisconsin’s Afternoon News, which airs 3pm to 6pm CST is a fun, informative news program that provides local, regional and national updates on events, news, sports and weather. It’s the radio station that everyone turns to when their is breaking news.”
About WTMJ AM620
In 1927 The Milwaukee Journal was looking for ways to sell more newspapers. As a result, they bought a radio station, built a transmitter for broadcasting and became WTMJ-AM620. For over 90 years, WTMJ-AM620 has been known as “Wisconsin’s Radio Station.”
WTMJ-AM620 offers a news, talk and sports format, delivering unique and locally-produced content on-air, online and on mobile platforms. The station is also the flagship station for the Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Brewers and Milwaukee Bucks.
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