Air talent, tech enthusiast and acknowledged music junkie. Mike was first drawn to radio at the early age of ten as he would frequently invite friends over to spin records while pretending they were on the air announcing artists and song titles. It became creative satisfaction for the Norfolk, Nebraska native, now the voice of the afternoon drive on KEXL. Graduating from Norfolk High School in 1999, he quickly became heavily involved in the areas of television, radio and theatre arts at Wayne State College. When away from the studio environment, Mike enjoys traveling, golfing, boating and skiing.

A couple from Indiana is one stop away from visiting every Cracker Barrel Old Country Store location.  Ray and Wilma Yoder have visited all but one of Cracker Barrel's 645 locations throughout their 60 years of marriage and plan to visit the final remaining location in Portland, Oregon later this year.  "I've not had a bad experience anytime," Ray Yoder, 80, said of his hundreds of visits to Cracker Barrels across the country.  "I've always walked away feeling refreshed." 

Taylor Swift’s Beverly Hills mansion recently got historical landmark certification, and now her great-great-grandfather’s house is getting historic designation as well.  It appears ambition runs in the family: the relative on Taylor's father’s side, Charles Carmine Antonio Baldi, was an Italian immigrant entrepreneur and community leader who opened a slew of businesses in Philadelphia in the 1800s. 

Don't forget Rick Dees this weekend on Lite Rock 97-5 KEXL. Did you know that Rick appeared on an episode of "Married... with Children" on Fox in April 1994?! Rick is on Twitter. Follow him and listen to the countdown every Saturday and Sunday on KEXL!

Bon Jovi gave students of New Jersey’s Fairleigh Dickinson University a graduation ceremony they’ll remember yesterday morning with a surprise appearance at the school’s 2017 commencement ceremony held at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. 

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