WTJK Flipping To Talk
April 10, 2014 at 4:27 AM (PT)
SCOTT THOMPSON's BIG RADIO is flipping newly-acquired Sports WTJK-A (ESPN RADIO 1380)/JANESVILLE, WI to Talk as "THE BIG AM 1380." The change will take place MONDAY (4/14) at 5a (CT).
The station will offer live and local programming 5a-6p (CT) with ESPN RADIO, local specialty programming, and local sports play-by-play on nights and weekends. The new weekday lineup will include "THE MORNING MESS WITH SCOTT THOMPSON" 5-9a, GLENN SMITH 9-11a, "JOCK TALK" with PD ANDREW LIEBETRAU and ANDY GANNON (holding over from the Sports format) 11a-1p, "BIG TIME WITH TONY HUML" 1-3p, and SLY 3-6p.
PD ANDREW LIEBETRAU said, “We are incredibly excited to do more for our local listeners, partners and communities. Not only will we have a lot of great new and local content, but we will continue to offer some of the great local programs we have had for years.”
GM LAURIE CLARK said, “We are thrilled to be bringing so much local programming back to 1380. We are committed to offering the best local talk, news and sports for our listeners in BELOIT, JANESVILLE, SOUTH BELOIT, ROSCOE and ROCKTON.”