88.1 Alums Take Over Airwaves – Saturday March 19

AprilPattyAlumniDay88.1 the Park will hand over control of the airwaves to the station’s alumni on Saturday March 19 for Alumni On-Air Day.  Listen from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. as former staff members share some of their favorites, along with music the station played over the past four decades.

Staff members from all eras of the station’s history will stop by to share music and memories.

8:00 a.m.  Allen Maxson – Class of 2015
9:00 a.m.  Tianna Woods – Class of 2015
10:00 a.m. Annie Wellman – Class of 2015
11:00 a.m. Jennie Rokakis – Class of 2009
12:00 pm. Chris Farina – Class of 1984
1:00 p.m. Scott Eddy – Class of 1984
2:00 p.m. Larkin Pence – Class of 1974
3:00 p.m. Chris Butzlaff – Class of 1989
4:00 p.m. Kailey de Weever – Class of 2014
5:00 p.m. Dallas Haselhuhn – Class of 2014

Caitlin Flora is 88.1 The Park’s February 2016 Staff Member of the Month

Caitlin Kaley and Michael in session88.1 is pleased to honor Caitlin Flora, Salem Senior, as the Staff Member of the Month for February.

Caitlin has been a member of the staff since her Freshman year.  She has served as the station’s Music Director.  This year she is Program Director, the top student leadership position at the station.  She also co-hosts All the Small Things on Monday nights with Kaley Ross.  Her work with the station has been honored by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters Foundation.

“I can’t believe that Caitlin’s four year’s with the station is almost over,” said Bill Keith, Station Manager.  “She’s become a very talented leader at the station and we appreciate her hard work and dedication.  She has big shoes for our next Program Director to fill.”

88.1 The Park Live at Park Players Production

Maisy Nice Work if You Can GetThe Park Players will present their final performances of “Nice Work If You Can Get It” this weekend.  88.1 the Park will be there live on Friday March 18.  Stop by our tent before and after the 7:00 p.m. performance to say hi to our staff and pick up 88.1 the Park pens and stickers.

You’ll also have a chance to throw your name in a drawing to win a gift certificate for lunch at the Rock Cafe and an 88.1 the Park T-Shirt.

More information about the production can be found here.

88.1 The Park January 2016 Staff Member of the Month – Zain Omair

Zain OmairCongratulations to Zain Omair.  Zain, a Canton Junior, is 88.1 The Park’s January 2016 Staff Member of the Month.

Zain was recognized for her hard work on our news staff and her dedication to her weekly radio show.

“We are lucky to have Zain on our staff,” said Bill Keith, Station Manager, “She often covers for other staff members, comes in early to get her news reports filed, and is quickly becoming one of our best DJ’s.  She always gives her best on everything she does for the station.”

A Long Overdue Salute to Mathieu Mondro

Mathieu MondroMathieu Mondro was 88.1 The Park’s Staff Member of the Month in October, but due to an oversight we forgot to recognize him on our website.

Mathieu is a dedicated member of our sports department.  He could be heard throughout the football season helping with our broadcasts.  Mathieu is also one of our go to DJ trainers.  Most importantly he is always willing to help out behind the scenes.  He is also a talented member of the Canton High School Bowling Team.

“We are lucky to have Mathieu on our staff,” said Bill Keith, Station Manager.  “He always gives his best at the station and works hard to make 88.1 a great place for our listeners and his fellow staff members.”

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