Ramblin' Ray Stevens Moving To WLS-A/Chicago As Morning Co-Host
August 3, 2016 at 7:15 AM (PT)
CBS RADIO Country WUSN (US99.5)/CHICAGO morning co-host “RAMBLIN’” RAY STEVENS is reuniting with his former US99.5 colleague “BIG” JOHN HOWELL as HOWELL’s new co-host for mornings at CUMULUS News-Talk WLS-A/CHICAGO. STEVENS will join the show on MONDAY (8/8).
GM and VP/Market Manager PETER BOWEN said, “BIG JOHN and RAY are deeply rooted in CHICAGO and are well known to the community. We are excited for our listeners, as BIG JOHN and RAY are a winning combination.”
STEVENS said, “I’m thrilled to be re-joining my former partner and good friend BIG JOHN HOWELL for mornings on CHICAGO’s News/Talk leader, WLS AM 890. I want to thank PETER BOWEN, PETER BOLGER and MIKE MCVAY for this tremendous opportunity to speak with Chicagoans each weekday about the news and topics important to us all.”
No word yet on plans for his successor in mornings at WUSN.