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Uplifting Mornings with Dave and Candice

Weekdays 6 - 10 am

We want to hear from YOU!  No matter what the morning brings your way, we’re glad to be here to help.  At Life 97.9, we promise to always be an uplifting place that helps you connect with God. Thanks for listening and we hope to hear from you soon!…

LeAnn Franklin

Weekdays 10 am - 2 pm, Saturdays 8 am - noon

As a little girl growing up in the Red River Valley, I went through an interesting phase of carrying around a tape recorder and microphone recording myself interviewing other characters that I created. Of course, I did the voices for all of those other “characters”. It was pretty hilarious and a lot of fun! Fast forward…

Jarrett Stevens

Weekdays 2 - 6 pm

Born and raised in Glendon, Alberta, Canada, my passion for music and radio didn’t blossom until my family moved to Regina, Saskatchewan.

Greg Schmitke

Sundays 8 am - noon

I was born and raised in Thief River Falls, so I’ve been part of the Valley most of my life. When God opens doors I’ve found that it is best to move through them, and after 20 years in the Airline industry, He opened a door for me to join the Life 97.9 team. Each of us at Life 97.9 wear several hats, but the most important thing is sharing…

Paul Perrault

Saturdays Noon - 4 pm

Doug Smith

Sundays noon - 4 pm

I’ve been in Christian radio my entire career. I spent the last 19 years managing the Northwestern Media station in Waterloo IA, and in August 2018, I transferred here to the Fargo/Moorhead area. My passion of my professional life is to broadcast the message of the gospel with excellence. People listen to the radio by choice, so…

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