KZRG is home to the biggest personalities of talk radio and is the Four State’s only radio station with a 24-hour news team.

The Morning News Watch, heard from 6-8am, is Joplin’s only live, local news and information show.

Throughout the day, KZRG features over 100 news and weather updates and becomes your 24-Hour Storm Center using Storm Tracker Radar during hazardous weather.

KZRG’s brand loyalty extends online. Thousands of people visit daily to read local news stories, to listen to the Morning News Watch Podcast, and to find out the latest weather forecast. KZRG’s app has been downloaded by thousands of listeners who tune in to hear their favorite shows. With over 46,000 fans, KZRG’s Facebook page is one of Joplin’s most engaging pages.

KZRG allows advertisers to target a wealthy, highly engaged audience.

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Newstalk KZRG Staff

Chad Elliot

Morning Newswatch Host

Sarah Novotny

News Director, Morning Newswatch Co-Host, Anchor

Joe Lancello

News Anchor and Reporter

John Wetherbee

Chief Meteorologist

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Newstalk KZRG Cares

One of Newstalk KZRG’s charity partners.
One of Newstalk KZRG’s Charity Partners. Newstalk KZRG works with Watered Gardens Gospel Rescue Mission to help Joplin’s homeless and poor.
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