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Kim Carson

Kim Carson is a Radio / TV / Print / Internet personality. She joins Classic Rock the BEAR 98.1 / 95.3 for Afternoons 3p-7p also known as Drive Time!

Professionally Kim has enjoyed many professional accolades including Radio & Records distinction of being in the Top 10 Female Program Directors in the country for Adult Contemporary radio, she has won Best Night Time Radio Personality in Detroit and was named in the Top 10 Social Media Movers and Shakers to watch in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Kim enjoys chatting with celebs such as award winning actor director producer writer Carl Reiner of The Dick VanDyke Show/ The Mary Tyler Moore Show. Kim has also talked music with the legendary Carole King, Jonathon Cain of Journey, Ted Nugent, Health & Fitness TV Personality Suzanne Somers and Former Mafia Boss Phil Leonetti. Kim believes that everyone has a story and we can all learn so much from each other by sharing our stories.

She is the author of the book "Essence of Life" and has written inspirational features for Women’s Lifestyle Magazine. Kim also created the greeting card line - Conversations With Kim “The Church Signs Series” and co-produced an additional greeting card line - The Near Jerusalem Project with Israeli artist Ofer MizraChi.

When it comes to the furry, the feathered and the finned, Kim loves them all. She especially has a soft spot for kitties and has enjoyed many kitty kisses over the years. She frequently fosters senior kitties so they won't have to spend their remaining years in a cage in a shelter.

Kim is also a colon cancer survivor.

On-Air Schedule
Monday 03:00pm - 07:00pm Classic ROCK for the ride home
Tuesday 03:00pm - 07:00pm Classic ROCK for the ride home
Wednesday 03:00pm - 07:00pm Classic ROCK for the ride home
Thursday 03:00pm - 07:00pm Classic ROCK for the ride home
Friday 03:00pm - 07:00pm Classic ROCK for the ride home
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Pro Sports are not streamed per contractual agreement.  Available only on the radio dials of 98.1 FM and 95.3 FM


Black Diamond Sports Update

Mike Grisdale

October 6, 2019 - Sports we Broadcast


Ogemaw Heights 36, Cheboygan 6

....Cheboygan Chiefs (3-3) at TC St. Francis on Oct 11
St. Ignace 32, East Jordan 12

....St Ignace Saints (3-3) at Inland Lakes on Oct 11
Houghton Lake 20, Evart 6

....Houghton Lake Bobcats (4-2) at Pine River on Oct 11

Central Michigan 42, Eastern Michigan 16

...CMU Chippewas (3-3) vs. New Mexico State at CMU Homecoming on Oct 12

Detroit was on a Bye Week... Detroit (2-1-1) at Green Bay, Oct. 14


Red Wings won their opener Saturday night, beating Nashville, 5-3





Return Feb. 8th through Nov. 18th

Mondays 10:50a RECAP of past NASCAR race action & standings.

Fridays 5:35p  Weekend Preview & upcoming race headlines.


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