sound is adult and contemporary, incorporating today's lighter rock
with popular hits of the 70s, 80s and 90s. Our major market talent
provides the style, warmth, information and humor that appeals to our
youthful, adult audience.
Hits and Yesterday's Favorites
audience is focused on the young, upwardly mobile adult that has become
a prime target of advertisers and radio stations throughout the country.
"Adult Contemporary" has been used to describe everything from Top 40
to Easy Listening. KMFY'S
"Lite Rock" creates its own unique definition of the format: thoroughly
adult, yet exclusively contemporary, incorporating today's music as
well as music of the 70s, 80s and 90s. KMFY
provides 100,000 watts of live entertainment, 24 hours a day, carefully
positioned to have a strong appeal to active, affluent age 25-54 adults.
is the Station of the Stars, bringing you the most admired and
recognizable names in the world of popular music. Our continuing
call-out research keeps KMFY
on target with the most talked-about new hits, the most appealing
recurrents, and the best of the classics. It's a playlist that reflects
the real tastes of the contemporary adult listener. Our live
personalities, selected for their exciting talent and strong major
market backgrounds, provide information with warmth and the humor that
appeals to today’s adults. Couple all of this with the Minnesota
Vikings, Sid Hartman and Friends, and our local broadcasts of Greenway,
Deer River, Bigfork, Hill City, Nashwauk-Keewatin, Floodwood and Aitkin
high school sports, and KMFY
truly is the Station of the Stars.
employment units hiring goes through our assigned EEO officer and
General Manager. His responsibility is to ensure the stations are
compliant with EEO policies. EEO memos are posted within our
building and a copy is given to each new employee. All new
positions, with the exception of an occasional exigent circumstance,
are subject to broad outreach before hiring decisions are made.
In accordance with 73,2080 (C) (4), each manager knows our policy from
our regular management meetings to send all the full-time employment
openings to our recruitment sources, including Broadcast1source and the
Minnesota Broadcasters Association. We post all openings on our
stations and websites. All organizations that express any
interest in notification of new hiring opportunities will be provided
with notice as soon as possible. Periodically, we will evaluate
the effectiveness of our outreach contacts. Based on leads generated
for new employment opportunities, we will delete unresponsive contacts
and add new outreach organizations and institutions from our area or
In accordance with 73,2080 (C) (4), our management analyzes pay
benefits and seniority practices, promotions and selection techniques
every time we hire a full-time employee based on our broadcast
associations continual training through webinars and emails or other
information. We have no union agreement. The EEO officer
for the company periodically does a comparison of employee salaries to
ensure there is no discrimination based on sex, religion, or race in
regards to the job assigned and the pay received. Employee pay is
based on performance and merit. All benefits (health insurance,
vacation, sick leave, etc) afforded to our employees are the same for
everyone and based entirely on length of service (vacation) and
at the sole discretion of each full-time employee as to whether or not
they avail themselves to the offered benefits. It is the ongoing
policy of our company to ensure that all decisions made concerning
employees are made based on job performance and are not discriminatory.
Click here for
current EEO Report in pdf format
Official "Standard Contest Rules"
Effective January 1st, 2006
All contests presented are sponsored by KMFY Radio and Lamke
Broadcasting, Inc. (Collectively referred to as "Sponsors").
Age requirements vary by contest and
prize, but all entrants must be must be legal residents of the 50
United States or the District of Columbia at time of entry. Only
one entry per person, family, or household, per contest or per 30 day
period, depending on structure of giveaway.
III. HOW AND WHEN TO ENTER
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.
Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants,
independent contractors, and interns) who are currently performing
services for KMFY Radio, any organizations responsible for sponsoring,
fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the contest or
supplying the prize, and/or their respective parent, subsidiary,
affiliated and successor companies, and immediate family and household
members of such individuals, are NOT eligible to enter or play.
"Family" shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children,
siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. "Household" shall mean people who
share the same residence at least three months a year.
All "On Air" contests are entered by
calling KMFY Radio at the designated number broadcast when the
personality tells you to dial to participate and win the specific prize
being offered at that time. To win, you must be the designated caller.
(i.e.: 3rd, 9th, or 100th). If the contest is a "trivia contest" or
other game of skill the first person with the correct answer is the
winner. Any age restrictions that apply to a specific contest or
prize will be announced at the time that prize is offered.
IV. HOW AND WHEN WINNERS ARE SELECTED
Entries remain the property of Sponsor and will not be returned or
Participants in on air contests are
notified immediately that they have won when they call. All
prizes, unless otherwise noted, are be picked up at the station
location, 507 SE 11th Street, Grand Rapids, MN, 55744, within 30 days,
or prize is forfeited.
Approximate Retail Value of Prizes
vary by contest. Federal, state and local taxes, if any, are the
sole responsibility of the winner, who will receive an IRS Form 1099
reflecting the final actual value of any prize valued at $600 or
more. Winners are not entitled to exchange or transfer prizes or
to obtain cash or other substitutes.
Sponsors are not responsible for any
circumstances that make it impractical or impossible to fulfill any
element of the prize. If certain elements of the prize have no
approximate retail value, and if it becomes impractical or impossible
to fulfill this or these elements, Sponsor's only obligation will be to
provide the remainder, if any, of the prize.
By participating, entrants agree to be
bound by these official rules and the decisions of the sponsors and the
radio station, which shall be final in all respects. By
participating and accepting any prize that may be won, entrants agree
to release KMFY Radio and their advertising and promotion agencies and
prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors,
agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their
respective successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the
"Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or
damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from
participation in this contest and/or acceptance or use of the prize.
Entrants authorize the Released Parties
to use their name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state
of residence and entry materials in programming or promotional
material, worldwide in perpetuity, and/or on a winner's list, if
applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law.
Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above mentioned information
or materials, but may do so and may edit such information or materials,
at Sponsor's sole discretion, without further obligation or
Good Luck, and thanks for listening to 96.9 KMFY, Grand Rapids!