Longtime Great Falls, MT Country Radio Host Dave Wilson Dies
June 17, 2015 at 4:20 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime CHERRY CREEK RADIO Classic Country KMON-A/GREAT FALLS, MT OM/PD/morning host DAVE WILSON, who died SUNDAY (6/14) after a long battle with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 75.
After leading a band and then joining THE FOUR FLICKERS in the 1960s and settling in GREAT FALLS with various jobs and his band NU TORNADOES (later BROTHER JAMES AND THE CHILDREN), WILSON began in sales at KUDI-A/GREAT FALLS in 1968. He then joined KMON in 1969 as a part-timer and full-time in 1970. WILSON also worked at WMC-A/MEMPHIS, KGVO-A/MISSOULA, and KLSK and KIKF-A/GREAT FALLS, and served as OM of STAR RADIO. He retired in 2009 but continued with an online station.