Tagged: kewi

Video: Jeremy Hutchinson Talks About the Future of KEWI-AM

by Lance Turner 3/28/2014 9:44 am

Jeremy Hutchinson, part of the ownership team that's retooling KEWI-AM, 690, in Benton and buying out former co-owner Grant Merrill, sits down with Shelli Russell of MySaline.com to talk about the station's future.

What Happened to Saline County’s Only Radio Station KEWI-AM?

by Luke Jones 3/24/2014 12:00 am

In 2011, Grant Merrill bought KEWI-AM, 690, in Benton: Saline County’s only functioning radio station. Before he owned it, the station had run stably for years, but three years after his purchase, it’s closed and silent.

Local Focus, Sports Keeps Radio Profitable in Arkansas

by Kate Knable 2/18/2013 12:00 am

Radio stations in central Arkansas stay relevant despite competition from satellite radio, limitless iPod playlists and build-your-own online stations such as Pandora.