Press Release

Civic Media Hires Milwaukee County Corporation Counsel Margaret Daun for New Role, Expands Show Time Slot Across Statewide Network

February 12, 2024 at 07:00 AM UTC

Longtime Milwaukee County Corporation Counsel Margaret C. Daun will be leaving the County to become General Counsel of Civic Media, Inc.

Civic Media Brings the Fabulous Farm Babe to Wisconsin’s Airwaves in Green Bay, Oshkosh, Racine, Richland Center, Amery, Hayward, and Waukesha

January 9, 2024 at 03:18 PM UTC

WAUKESHA, Wis. – Pam Jahnke gets up at 2:00 in the morning – admittedly a bit too early for milking cows. But the Fabulous Farm Babe’s listeners know it’s a necessary part of the business of reporting on the business of farming. Born in Northeastern Wisconsin, Pam Jahnke grew up in agriculture. Raised on her […]

Murphy in the Morning Signs Off WIXX, Returns This Week as Guest on Former Partner Maino’s Show “Maino & the Mayor” on WGBW 97.9 FM in Green Bay 

December 6, 2023 at 12:30 PM UTC

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Radio personality Jim Murphy will appear on WGBW 97.9 FM’s morning show “Maino & the Mayor” this Thursday, December 9, 2023. The show airs from 6 – 8 a.m. Murphy was the morning radio commute companion for thousands of Green Bay listeners, until he announced his intention to hang up his […]

Brandi Grayson, Founder and CEO of Urban Triage, Joins the Mad Radio Lineup Hosting Black Convergence Thursdays at 7 p.m. on WMDX 92.7 FM

November 9, 2023 at 05:01 PM UTC

MADISON, Wis. – Founder and CEO of Urban Triage Brandi Grayson joins the Civic Media family of hosts with “Black Convergence,” a show where she will lead discussions about political and social challenges in Madison and the Dane county area. “Black Convergence” will air Thursday evenings from 7 to 8 p.m. beginning Thursday, November 9, […]

Wisconsin Radio Veterans John Peterson and Gordy Young Join the Morning Roster at Civic Media’s Flagship Station Mad Radio, WMDX 92.7 FM in Madison

October 25, 2023 at 04:01 PM UTC

MADISON, Wis. – Civic Media is pleased to announce that long time radio broadcasters John Peterson and Gordy Young will be hosting a new morning show on Mad Radio, WMDX 92.7 FM, Madison.  “The John & Gordy Show: As We Were Saying” will air weekdays from 6 to 8 a.m. beginning Monday, October 30th.  “I […]

Civic Media Announces Its “Bucks in Six” Radio Coverage of the Milwaukee Bucks 2023-24 Season Across the State of Wisconsin

September 28, 2023 at 09:09 AM UTC

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Civic Media announces a new partnership with The BMO Bucks Radio Network to expand radio coverage of the team’s 2023-24 NBA season in the state of Wisconsin.  Beginning October 8, 2023, Civic Media will carry the BMO Bucks Radio Network broadcasts in six new media markets. “The Bucks represent a perennial Championship […]

Updated Visual Identities For Wisconsin Rapids Local Radio Stations WFHR and WIRI

August 22, 2023 at 04:40 PM UTC

Wisconsin Rapids, WI – WFHR Locally Grown Radio 97.5 FM and 1320 AM and WIRI Wiscountry 105.5 FM are thrilled to announce our exciting visual rebranding initiative for our two hometown radio stations. This strategic rebranding effort reflects our commitment to evolving and connecting with our listeners in unique ways while maintaining the cherished traditions […]

Civic Media Launches “Rational Revolution” on Fox Valley stations

August 1, 2023 at 11:33 AM UTC

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Civic Media is pleased to announce the launch of “Rational Revolution” on August 3rd, airing weekly Thursday evenings from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on WGBW 97.9 FM, The Talk of Green Bay, and WISS 98.3 FM, Oshkosh Air Support.  Rational Revolution is hosted by Kristin Alfheim and Emily Tseffos, and […]

WGBW Launches Local Morning Show “Maino And The Mayor” & Hires Green Bay/Fox Valley News Anchor

June 21, 2023 at 02:53 PM UTC

(Green Bay, Wis)- Civic Media’s WGBW makes good on its promise to focus on community radio with the launch of “Maino and the Mayor” on Monday June 26th. The show will be hosted by Fox Valley radio and television legend John Maino and former Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt. The show will air in Green […]

Pro-democracy Civic Media Radio Network Denounces Attacks from Republican Party of Wisconsin

June 13, 2023 at 02:09 PM UTC

Yesterday, Civic Media was made aware of a widely dispersed attack against our company in the form of a fundraising email from the Republican Party of Wisconsin (RPW).  The email comes days after RPW first invited Civic Media to apply to participate in this year’s state Republican Convention and then declined our application and returned […]

The Eagle 1490 AM Flips To News/Talk Radio Focused on Community & State Issues

June 4, 2023 at 04:16 PM UTC

Will feature two UW-L Alums who left their hearts (and more) on Third Street LA CROSSE, Wis. – Civic Media announces the relaunch of “The Eagle” 1490 AM as a News/Talk formatted radio station in La Crosse, Wisconsin focusing on community and state issues affecting the lives of folks in the Coulee Region. “As the […]

Civic Media Launches WCFW-HD2 “93.5 The Tap” in Eau Claire and Chippewa Falls Featuring Anchor Pat Kreitlow 

June 4, 2023 at 12:50 PM UTC

CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. – Civic Media announces the launch of “93.5 The Tap”, a brand-new News/Talk/Sports formatted radio station.  93.5 The Tap is also the Valley’s first and only HD-FM talk station at WCFW 105.7 FM-HD2. The Tap covers the entire Valley with superior FM-HD and FM analog signals. 93.5 The Tap will feature former […]