Mike McKelly has been the host of The Rocker Morning Show in Kalamazoo, MI for 29 years which means hundreds of thousands have woken up with Mike and many have grown up with him. Ironically, Mike has never grown up. In addition to his wake up duties, Mike is the Operations Manager overseeing programming for the 4 Townsquare Media stations. He enjoys all sports, playing golf, movies that make him cry and an occasional Brandy Old Fashion. Mike and his wife Karla live in Portage, MI and are the proud parents of 4 great kids Ryan, Kaitlyn, Aaron, Lauren, son-in-law Lucas, daughter-in-law Lauren, granddaughters Peyton, Sawyer, Madelyn and grandson Bennett.
Here’s The Coldest Town In Michigan
As predictions of the winter of 2019-2020 came out many were surprised that we are expecting warmer than normal temperatures but more snowfall.
Here Is Michigan’s Most Unusual Christmas Tradition?
It's funny whenever you meet someone from another part of the country or the world and they've got their preconceived notions about the state that we call home.
Kalamazoo Hit Hard By Seasonal Affective Disorder
It's called the "Winter Blues" being cooped up inside and the region's lack of sunshine. In fact, we might be on record pace for the least amount of sunshine.
Larry The Cable Guy Coming To FireKeepers In Battle Creek
We had the privilege of seeing Larry The Cable Guy when he was the warm up act for the Blue Collar Comedy Tour and he killed it even back then.
Local Blueberry Farm Getting Into The Marijuana Business
As progress continues after more than a year of recreational marijuana becoming legal, we're seeing many things that we expected and some things we didn't.
The Best Meteor Shower Of The Year Coming Up
There's some kind of show seemingly every night. Whether it's the Northern Lights, the eclipses, the blue moons or all those UFOs flying around all the time.
Recall Alert #2: Fresh Express Salads From Walmart
I prefer the lettuce, meat, add-ins and dressing all in one. Some have been better than others but I've always thought about the possibility of contamination.
Recall Alert: Frozen White Castle Sliders
I can remember driving into Illinois just to get to a White Castle for some sliders. The hype was intense and I have to admit the payoff didn't equal the hype.
Tim Allen Coming Back To West Michigan
Maybe I'll sneak backstage and we can reminisce about our 2 careers exploding at the very same time. At least that's how I choose to look at it.
New Michigan Law May Stop Porch Pirates
However, tougher laws may reduce the number of brazen and unabashed poaching that take place more and more from porches.