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Kalamazoo's Podcast, with Scotty 'Bud' Melvin. We’re talkin’ Kalamazoo people, places, events, and history. We'll also talk with some of the people with whom I've worked during my 30 years in the media in Kalamazoo. There are still plenty of stories out there waiting to be told.  That’s why we’re here.  Recording Kalamazoo History one click at a time

Nov 21, 2017

We sat down with Kalamazoo Radio Legend Jim Higgs at his kitchen table to talk about his 55 years in the radio biz, but mostly about his time at AM 1360 WKMI in the 60’s and 70’s. We discuss the crazy promotions including the Miss Skimpy Contest, Dave Thompson, music, why Jim left and he gives us a news scoop.  He is the current owner and morning host of AM 980 WAKV.  Settle in for a Kalamazoo radio history lesson…