News Talk KIML 1270 AM


Paul Wallem News
Paul Wallem grew up in Tabor, SD and graduated from BonHommeHigh School in 1996. He achieved an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education from NorfolkNebraskaCommunity College in 1998 and a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications with an emphasis in Public Relations from Black HillsStateUniversity in 2003. He favorite highlight in his time working as News Director for The Basin Radio Network was receiving The Spirit of Service Award from the Campbell County Fire Department in 2010. He is married with one son.

Chad Franzen Sports
For some reason, after graduating from Colorado State with a broadcast journalism degree, he decided to work in recreation centers and sports ticket sales call centers for over ten years.  He finally broke into radio in 2009, and has since broadcast sports in Chadron, NE; Salida, CO; and Spirit Lake, IA.  He is excited to be a part of the Gillette community share in its enthusiasm for local sports!

Don Carpenter Weekdays 6-10a
Don Carpenter was probably the only 12 year old listening to the local AM talk station, growing up in Central Pennsylvania. After spending about a decade running the family trucking business (all the while remaining a talk radio fanatic), he decided to fulfill his lifelong dream of being a talk radio host.
After spending several years as a producer and host at a small FM talk station in a Delaware resort town, Don understands the importance that a good talk station holds in any community. Off the air, Don enjoys photography, travel, and the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens.

Rush Limbaugh 10-1 weekdays
Sean Hannity 1-4 Weekdays
Dave Ramsey 4-7 weekdays
Dennis Miller 7-10 weekdays
Overnights with George Noory
Kim Komando Saturdays 8-11
Meet the Press Sundays 10-11

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