Journal launches The River in Springfield


Journal Broadcast Group/Springfield, MO’s “The New 106.7 The River” launched 10/1 at noon. 106.7 moved from Active Rock to Adult Variety.  The best hits from the past five decades are featured from John Mayer to Madonna to Styx, Springsteen to Cher to 3-Doors Down, Abba to Bob Seger to Kellie Clarkson, Chicago to Nickelback to The Beatles.

Valorie Knight, operations manager for the Springfield Operations five-station cluster is the new program director for The New 106.7 The River. Simon Nytes, previously the PD for KZRQ-FM 106.7, assumed Knight’s former duties as program director of sister station KSPW Power 96.5.