Each weekday we will select a new 98.9 The Bear LISTENER OF THE DAY:

  • If picked, we’ll mention your name and play your favorite Bear songs throughout the day.
  • You’ll get a “Listener of the Day” Bear t-shirt – exclusive for Listener of the Day winners only!
  • You will be featured on the 98.9 The Bear Website as our “Listener of the Day.”

To enter, submit a photo below and answer a few simple questions. Please enter only ONCE.

Dakota Davis from Venedocia, OH

Dakota loves spending time with his family especially with his son Dallis (he is a new born). Dakota says becoming a dad is one of the best feelings. He drives truck, hauling livestock. He like sdrag racing and spending time with family and friends and working on his car truck or bike but most of all "I love every minute I get with my son." His favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show, Heather Rooney and the return of Drew Cage. The artists that Dakota help get through the day are AC/DC, Avenged Sevenfold, Metallica, Five Finger Death Punch, Godsmack, All That Remains, I Prevail, and Bad Wolves. Congratulations to Dakota Davis from Venedocia, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

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Derek Bartrom from Fort Wayne

Derek that Broncos fan from Indiana is 35 from Fort Wayne, loves music and dogs, driving and loves anything on the grill. His nephew's name is Zeppelin and would like to give him a 1st grade shout out from Uncle D His favorite thing about The Bear is the music and hosts." Listen to Heather almost everyday and is still the best Rock station around." The artists that Derek help get through the day are Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, Days of the New, White Zombie, Led Zeppelin, Bush, and Temple of the Dog. Congratulations to Derek Bartrom from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Tim Griffin from Fort Wayne

Tim is father of SEVEN (6 daughters and 1 boy.) He drives for Keurig Dr Pepper all over the fort Wayne area. He spends his extra time with his beautiful wife and kids. His favorite thing about The Bear is the music. The artists that help Tim get through the day are FFDP, Slipknot, Theory of a Deadman, Seether, Velvet Revolver, and Sixx AM. Congratulations to Tim Griffin from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Dean “Daddy” Turk from Fort Wayne

Daddy is married with three girls, He's "out here building America": traveling heavy equipment operator for a class 1 railroad. Dean says he's covered in tatties and grease everyday. His favorite thing about The Bear is the blend of rock music. The artists that help get through the day are Static X, All That Remains, Monster Magnet, Tool, Mastodon, Deftones, Slipknot, Killswitch Engage, Lamb of God, Rob Zombie, and Korn. Congratulations to Dean Turk from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Brad Ackley from Franklin, OH

Brad has two boys (6 and 10). He work at Pearle Vision and loves every moment of it! His hobbies include Optical things Like Making glasses lenses. Going out to off-road parks is my favorite His favorite thing about The Bear is the best music all day and not many repeats of overplayed songs. The artists that help Brad get through the day are Slipknot, Bad Wolves, Korn, Pantera, Bring Me The Horizon, Crossfade, Bush, Dio, Rob Zombie, and Hinder. Congratulations to Brad Ackley from Franklin, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Lee Double from Napoleon, OH

Double Trouble drives a semi for 12 hours and has been married for 28 years. His favorite thing about The Bear is the good music! The artists that help Lee get through the day are Ozzy, Five Finger Death Punch, Nine Inches Nails, White Zombie, and STP. Congratulations to Lee Double from Napoleon, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Jason “Gator J” Pinion from Huntington

Gator J is a happily married man to a wonderful wife, they have four daughters, and he spent six years in the USMC. His favorite thing about The Bear is the Djs." Jason Lee and Kluck keep me company on long truck hauls." The artists that help Jason get through the day are Ghost, Jelly Roll, AC/DC, Finger Eleven, and Ozzy. Congratulations to Jason Pinion from Huntington, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Roxie Valentine from Mathews, IN

Roxie shares that she is a Mom! "On call 24/7 Mom duties." She loves to laugh, jam to 98.9 THE BEAR and get tattoos! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the MUSIC! The artists that help Roxie get through the day are Days of the New, Metallica, Godsmack, Korn, Slipknot, Jackyl, and Pantera. Congratulations to Roxie Valentine from Mathews, IN, Today’s Listener of the Day!

William Popp from Rockford, OH

William loves and adores his girlfriend. He says most of his time is spent listening to 98.9 the Bear! His favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show! The artists that help William get through the day are Breaking Benjamin, Seether, Starset, Hollywood Undead, and Shinedown. Congratulations to William Popp from Rockford, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Laura Burnett from Fort Wayne

Laura is a small business owner (Shout out to Clean Freak Cleaning LLC), a special needs Momma, and loves to fish! Her favorite thing about The Bear is Heather Rooney, "She is hot and has a sexy voice." The artists that help Laura get through the day are Greta Van Fleet, Theory of a Deadman, Godsmack, Shinedown, and The Pretty Reckless. Congratulations to Laura Burnett from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Monte Breen from Stryker, OH

Monte loves football, shooting pool, and being outdoors His favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music! The artists that help Monte get through the day are Pantera, Ozzy Osbourne, Megadeth, Metallica, and AC/DC. Congratulations to Monte Breen from Stryker, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Nolan Minnix from South Whitley

Nolan is the lead vocalist of Never Ending Cycle. they have two albums out and a third coming out on 9/23/2022! His favorite thing about The Bear is the music! The artists that help Nolan get through the day are Lit, Black Stone Cherry, Motionless In White, Pantera, and Highly Suspect. Congratulations to Nolan Minnix from South Whitley, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Eric Porter from Fort Wayne

Eric is a single father of three boys (ages 14 and 6 year old twins). He loves his job at Bfgoodrich. He collects vinyl records of all genres. His favorite thing about The Bear is the music The artists that help Eric get through the day are Godsmack, Three Days Grace, Four Year Strong, Story of the Year, and Theory of a Deadman. Congratulations to Eric Porter from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Nick Cirillo from Fort Wayne

Nick is married with children. He works full time at the theatre. And in his spare time has a side wood working thing going on making Cornhole boards. His favorite thing about The Bear is the great music being played around the clock! The artists that help Nick get through the day are Disturbed, Foo Fighters, Dorothy, Bad Omens, AC/DC, Motley Crue, Guns n Roses, and Ozzy. Congratulations to Nick Cirillo from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Laurie Alexander from Kokomo

Laurie has three adult kids who listen to The Bear and one granddaughter and another on the way. Laurie says music is her life. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music; old and new! The artists that help Laurie get through the day are Shinedown, Green Day, STP, and Pearl Jam. Congratulations to Laurie Alexander from Kokomo, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Zach Kreisher from Van Wert

Zach is happily married with two boys. He's an artist and if you have ever been to the Wetzel Biker Party he paints boobs there. His favorite thing about The Bear is not only the music but the radio personalities and the contests. The artists that help Zach get through the day are Godsmack, Theory of a Deadman, Buckcherry, Pop Evil, A day to Remember, Beartooth, and Ghost. Congratulations to Zach Kreisher from Van Wert, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Jasmine Savarese from Fort Wayne

Jasmine is a Zoology major and enjoys reading and hiking in her free time. Her favorite thing about The Bear is Heather Rooney! The artists that help Jasmine get through the day are Muse, In This Moment, Ghost, Metallica, Volbeat, and Halestorm. Congratulations to Jasmine Savarese from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Brett Samudio from Fort Wayne

Brett is married to a beautiful woman named Brooke. His daughter Olivia was born this January. He loves to hunt, fish, golf and drink Canadian club His favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck show and the opportunities to win concert tickets! The artists that help Brett get through the day are Greta Van fleet, Breaking Benjamin, Nickleback, and Korn. Congratulations to Brett Samudio from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Samantha Moles from Geneva

Samantha grew up listening to the Bear with her mom and dad. She also grew up playing video games. Her first console was an XBOX360 and would play Halo with my brother. She also owns 11 cats! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the concert ticket giveaways and how everyone appreciates the fans. The artists that help Samantha get through the day are Marilyn Manson, Rob Zombie, Avenged Sevenfold, Motörhead, Motley Crüe, Korn, Metallica, Ghost, and Three Days Grace. Congratulations to Samantha Moles from Geneva, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Brooke Fricke from Celina

Brooke loves Herbalife nutrition/ working in the nutrition clubs, spending her spare time in bed, and says there is nothing she love more than listening to rock n roll while gets stuff done! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the hosts. "You guys talk about real life stuff and ask listeners input. Really makes it feel like I’m sitting at the table with you guys." The artists that help Brooke get through the day are Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nirvana, Rob Zombie, Toadies, Metallica, and Pearl Jam. Congratulations to Brooke Fricke from Celina, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Douglas Tyler from Fort Wayne

Douglas has been married for nine years, has five awesome kids, and a good job. His favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show The artists that help Douglas get through the day are Seether, Avenged Sevenfold, System of a Down, Ghost, and Linkin Park. Congratulations to Douglas Tyler from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Brittany Collins from Marion

Brittany likes to draw and paint. She has five kids- Phoenix, Olivia, Ezra, Wednesday and Vincent. Brittnay also says she's a "big f’n nerd lol." Her favorite thing about The Bear is the DJ's. "They are always funny and great to listen to." The artists that help Brittany get through the day are System of a Down, Pearl Jam, The Offspring, Ghost, Papa Roach, Motionless in White, Seether, and Slipknot. Congratulations to Brittany Collins from Marion, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Jamie Mech from Bryan, OH

Jamie is married with to boys and is a stay at home wife/mom. She enjoys listening to music and watching movies Her favorite thing about The Bear is the Music. The artists that help Jamie get through the day are Motionless In White, Ozzy, Metallica, Black Veil Brides, Bullet For My Valentine, In This Moment, Falling In Reverse, and Ghost. Congratulations to Jamie Mech from Bryan, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Al Flores from Kalida, OH

Al is 69 and still working for 40 years. He was in a band with his brothers at the young age of 12. His favorite thing about The Bear is Gunner. The artists that help Al get through the day are Disturbed, Led Zeppelin, Def Leppard, Seether, and 3 Doors Down. Congratulations to Al Flores from Kalida, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Richard Mock from Fort Wayne

Richard enjoys his family, friends, and music. His favorite thing about The Bear is the positive vibe of music and the awesome DJs The artists that help Richard get through the day are Five Finger Death Punch, Disturbed, Motorhead, Bad Wolves, Three Days Grace, Fire From The Gods, In this Moment, Godsmack, Metallica, Drowning Pool, Mushroomhead, Slipknot, and Linkin Park. Congratulations to Richard Mock from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Fabian Slone from Churubusco

Fabian has been blessed with a great wife with six beautiful children. He likes to spend time watching his kids play sports or just relax at home with his wife. He loves to rock out while driving in my car. His favorite thing about The Bear is Jason Lee and Kluck in the morning! "Those guys are great. I enjoy all of the radio personalities." The artists that help Fabian get through the day are Tool, Foo Fighters, Five Finger Death Punch, 3 Doors Down, and Metallica. Congratulations to Fabian Slone from Churubusco, Today’s Listener of the Day!

William Lalik from Archbold, OH

William says "according to my girlfriend I'm a badass." he likes to ride his bike, work on cars, and golf. His favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show The artists that help William get through the day are Five Finger Death Punch, Rammstein, All That Remains, System of a Down, and Lamb of God. Congratulations to William Lalik from Archbold, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Dilon Bevins from Defiance

Dilon enjoys carpentry, works in precision machining, and is a father. His favorite thing about The Bear is the history of good music. The artists that help Dilon get through the day are Adema, Korn, Ghost, and Crossfade. Congratulations to Dilon Bevins from Defiance, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Nick Vergara from Decatur

Nick has a beautiful four month old daughter and a beautiful fiancée. He's also a certified Storm spotter for the National Weather Service. His favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show The artists that help Nick get through the day are Breaking Benjamin, Three Days Grace, Bad Omens, and Fozzy. Congratulations to Nick Vergara from Decatur, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Katelyn Cary from Berne

Katelyn is a stay at home mom and her fiancé works at Entiva. Her daughter was born a week after her dad passed. She loves pottery. Her favorite thing about The Bear is how the personalities make people laugh when they’re down and you’re not judgy your just honest. The artists that help Katelyn get through the day are Bullet For My Valentine, Falling In Reverse, and Bad Wolves. Congratulations to Katelyn Cary from Berne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Caitlyn Mack from Ashley, IN

Caitlyn has an amazing fiancé and a little girl who will be seven this month. She loves watching horror movies in her spare time and gardening in the springtime! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music! It gives everyone something to listen to! The artists that help Caitlyn get through the day are Marilyn Manson, In This Moment, Motionless In White, Rob Zombie, Bring Me The Horizon, Korn, Hollywood Undead, Smile Empty Soul, I Prevail, and Black Veil Brides. Congratulations to Caitlyn Mack from Ashley, IN, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Erik Ryskamp from Fort Wayne

Erik and his wife enjoy traveling to see their favorite sports teams in various away venues. They also plan trips around taking astrophotography pictures. His favorite thing about The Bear is the on air personalities. The artist that help Erik get through the day is Metallica! Congratulations to Erik Ryskamp from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Lei Kiku from Hawaii

Lei shares that her mother was from Fort Wayne and all her family are still here. "I was last there in 2005 and discovered your station and immediately fell in love! " She loves cuddling with her cats, surfing, & gardening while listening to The Bear. Her favorite thing about The Bear is THE HARD ROCK!!!!!!! Great mix of music! The artists that help Lei get through the day are Soundgarden, Volbeat, Evanescence, and Velvet Revolver. Congratulations to Lei Kiku from Hawaii, Today’s Listener of the Day!!

Irma Chapman from Paulding

Irma is a hairstylist. She's got two kids. A 12 year old boy and five year old girl whom "will be the death of me." She loves to paint, draw and drink coffee. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the radio hosts, they always make her laugh. The artists that help Irma get through the day are Korn, Disturbed, Halestorm, Slipknot, and Falling in Reverse. Congratulations to Irma Chapman from Paulding, Today’s Listener of the Day!!

Adriana Nahrwold from Fort Wayne

Anna has a five month old son, engaged to his dad, work in a factory and hobbies would be reading and making soap. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the Jason Lee and Kluck Show The artists that help Anna get through the day are Three Days Grace, Motionless in White, Three Days Grace, Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, and Bad Omens. Congratulations to Adriana Nahrwold from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Matthew Well from Fort Wayne

Matthew is a sheet metal worker, and married with kids. His favorite thing about The Bear is everything The artists that help Matthew get through the day are all of them especially Rise Against and Red Hot Chili Peppers Congratulations to Matthew Well from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day

Tony Lahr from Fort Wayne

Tony has a beautiful seven year old daughter. He enjoys going to the gym and playing Xbox. His favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show The artists that help James get through the day are Breaking Benjamin, Korn, A Day to Remember, Asking Alexandria, and I Prevail. Congratulations to Paul Tony Lahr from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

James “DoveSac” Dove from Fort Wayne

James loves his kids. He's single and ready to mingle (lookout Allen county ladies). His four year old princess dressed him for this pic. His favorite thing about The Bear is Heather. JLNK are hilarious. Gunner is pretty smooth too. The artists that help James get through the day are Pantera, MOTLEY CRUE, NIN, Marilyn Manson, Helmet, and Linkin Park. Congratulations to James “DoveSac" Dove from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Misty Rose from Urbana

Misty has been married to her best friend for 24 years. They have two daughters and two awesome and adorable grandsons. Misty works for ECOLAB in Huntington Indiana and they make the liquid soap and hand sanitizer you see at the hospitals, restaurants and stores. Her favorite thing about The Bear is Jason Lee and Kluck. The artists that help Misty get through the day are Metallic, Ozzy, Avenged Sevenfold, and Korn. Congratulations to Misty Rose from Urbana, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Bryan Stamper from Fort Wayne

Bryan is a hard working father of 10. Yes ten; three boys and seven girls. He also loves to play the drums and spending time with his family. His favorite thing about The Bear is the music, the djs’, just the all around atmosphere of The Bear. "Best Fort Wayne station hands down!" The artists that help Bryan get through the day are Pantera, FFDP, Korn, Coal Chamber, Seether, and Skillet. Congratulations to Bryan Stamper from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Kevin Schueberg from Fort Wayne

Kevin is retired and loves watching his grandchildren play with r/c cars and spraying them with the garden hose. His favorite thing about The Bear is the feel good music and on air personalities that get me through the day! The artists that help Kevin get through the day are Nirvana, Cage the Elephant, Heart, Greta Van Fleet, and Shaman's Harvest. Congratulations to Kevin Schueberg from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Megan Harris from Willshire, OH

Megan is a mom of three crazy kids (12,10, and 1.) She works for a fiberglass company in Decatur IN. "I’m a giant nerd. I love sharks, dinosaurs, and all things spooky!!!" Her favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck show!! "You guys have me laughing all morning at work!!" The artists that help Megan get through the day are Three Days Grace, I Previl, Shinedown, Jelly Roll, Papa Roach, and Seether. Congratulations to Megan Harris from Willshire, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Melanie “Psycho Nana M” Bradley from Columbia City

“Crae-Zee Lay-dee “ loves being the "Cool Aunt & Nana" and sharing her love of ROCK-N-Roll, classic rock, ad-lib songs. She loves traveling with her possë, (which just so happens to be her badass family!) Melanie loves nature and watching the skies for bald eagles and hawks. Her favorite thing about The Bear is The JLNK Show and the PODCASTS!♡♡ The artists that help Melanie get through the day are Pearl Jam, Halestorm, OZZY, Joan Jett, Motley Crue, Poison, Nine Inch Nails, and Alice Cooper. Congratulations to Melanie Bradley from Columbia City, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Destany Mantia from New Haven

Destany has a two year old son who just loves head banging to anything The Bear plays. She's in school for criminal justice. When she's not at work, you can find her at a concert. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the different music variety and Heather is her favorite. The artists that help Destany get through the day are Seether, Lilith Czar, Korn, Slipknot, Dorothy, Linkin Park, Falling in Reverse, Jelly Roll, Theory of a Deadman, and Breaking Benjamin. Congratulations to Destany Mantia from New Haven, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Daniel Cornett from Wabash

Daniel is a music composer/arranger/educator; Currently attending college at Manchester University. He loves to rock! His favorite thing about The Bear is their great taste in music! The artists that help Daniel get through the day are Fozzy, Disturbed, Metallica, Iron Maiden, and Black Sabbath. Congratulations to Daniel Cornett from Wabash, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Chasity Grundish from Columbus Grove, OH

Chasity goes to Apollo career center for auto collision repair. She got married in June. Loves rock and old school cars. She loves going to the drag strips and car shows in the summer. Her favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluch Show, "It’s so funny and just gives me a smile in the morning and I love how rock is played all day hardly any commercials." The artists that help Chasity get through the day are Guns N Roses, Metallica, Godsmack, Candlebox, Poison, and Heart. Congratulations to Chasity Grundish from Columbus Grove, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Patty Martin from Coldwater, OH

Patty shares that she is a big collector of vintage marbles, has been single for seven years, and loves spending time with family. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the great music and The Jason Lee and Kluck Show. The artists that help Patty get through the day are Falling In Reverse, Rise Against, Godsmack, Kid Rock, Green Day, and Halestorm. Congratulations to Patty Martin from Coldwater, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Elena Ramirez from Van Wert

Elena works at Agrauxine in Van Wert, making the good mold for farmers. She also takes care of her two grandbabies, Kaspin and Draven. She love to bling up skulls décor. "I am 49 going on 23." Elena moved here a year and a half ago from Victoria, Texas. Her favorite thing about The Bear is, "Ya'll jam out and Ya'll are down to Earth." The artists that help Elena get through the day are Cleopatrick, Greta Van Fleet, Alice In Chains, Highly Suspect, Thrice, Marilyn Manson, Breaking Benjamin, Silverchair, and Stone Sour. Congratulations to Elena Ramirez from Van Wert, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Joan “Joanie Jett” Dickson from Fort Wayne

Joanie Jett is a fan of true crime documentaries. She loves the Cubs, Bears, and roller coasters Her favorite thing about The Bear is the mix of old and new rock. The artists that help Joanie get through the day are Iron Maiden, Black Sabbath, Metallica, Halestrom, Korn, and Ghost. Congratulations to Joan Dickson from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Lou Ann Costello from Decatur

Lou Ann likes kayaking, road trips, and concerts. Her favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show. Listening throughout her workday keeps her pumped. The artists that help Lou Ann get through the day are The Black Keys, Journey, Shinedown, Mötley Crüe, and Tom Petty. Congratulations to Lou Ann Costello from Decatur, Today’s Listener of the Day.

Hannah Morgan from Van Wert, OH

Hannah is married to her high school sweetheart and havsa beautiful little girl named Nola! She loves reading and journaling Her favorite thing about The Bear is open bar and the JLNK show in the morning!! "It's been a great addition to the station." The artists that help Hannah get through the day are Staind, Nirvana, Seether, Five Finger Death Punch, and Three Days Grace . Congratulations to Hannah Morgan from Van Wert, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Wendy Cape from Edgerton, OH

Wendy has been married for 33 years to the man of her dreams. "We met October 8, 1984. We believe I our relationship is “HHH” (triple H, Happy, Healthy & Horny) and we stay in between the Straight and Kinky Narrow." Wendy enjoys four-wheeling, campfires, and always looking for new trails to blaze! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the anticipation of what the next song that will be played and of course, the contests! The artists that help Wendy get through the day are The Glorious Sons, Pop Evil, Falling in Reverse, Tesla, and Highly Suspect. Congratulations to Wendy Cape from Edgerton, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Christina Sager from Spencerville, OH

Christina has five kids, has been a nursing assistant for 19 years and enjoys spending time with others. Her favorite thing about The Bear is how they help others The artists that help Christina get through the day are ALL! Congratulations to Christina Sager from Spencerville, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Austin Cramer from Wapakoneta, OH

Austin is a professional bowler. His favorite thing about The Bear is the station helps him get through the day. "The music selection is amazing and every day I look forward to hearing all the crazy stories." The artists that help Austin get through the day are Shinedown, System of a Down, FFDP, Fozzy, Theory of a Deadman, Skillet, Metallica, Congratulations to Austin Cramer from Buckland, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Arizona Harting from Convoy, OH

Arizona is a former DJ. He works hard and loves music. He also plays guitar and likes to turn it up loud. His favorite thing about The Bear is the mix of music The artists that help Arizona get through the day are Drowning Pool, Avatar, Puddle of Mudd, and Jackyl. Congratulations to Arizona Harting from Convoy, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Krystal Montgomery from Waterloo

Krystal is a wife to a hard ass working man, and a mother of three cool ass kids, and loves making, and selling door wreaths. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the Djs. The artists that help Krystal get through the day are Tool, Slipknot, Nine Inch Nails, and Marilyn Manson. Congratulations to Krystal Montgomery from Waterloo, Today’s Listener of the Day.

Jason Johnson from Marion

Jason is a U.S. Navy Veteran, Proud new Dad, and Proud American! His favorite thing about The Bear is they Rock and are great to fans! The artists that help Jason get through the day are Rival Sons, Staind, Korn, Rise Against, and Linkin Park. Congratulations to Jason Johnson from Marion, Today’s Listener of the Day.

Thelma “Snookie” Lindsey from Fort Wayne

Thelma is a medical assistant, has three kids and five grandkids, and loves football! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music that's played and the djs. "You guys crack me up sometimes." The artists that help Thelma get through the day are Ozzy, Pantera, Motley Crue, and Five Finger Death Punch. Congratulations to Thelma Lindsey from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day.

Shaun “Moose” Marsh from Celina

Shaun shares that he's a single guy with no kids. He works as a welder fabricator in Ohio. In his free time he likes to work on his model train layout and remote controlled vehicles. His favorite thing about The Bear is everything. What is there to dislike about the bear?" The artists that help Shaun get through the day are Black Veil Brides, FFDP, Disturbed, System of a Down, Rob Zombie, Kid Rock, Motley Crue, and Hell Yeah. Congratulations to Shaun Marsh from Celina, Today’s Listener of the Day.

Stephanie Matthews from Middletown

Stephanie loves her family, owns her own cleaning company, and once strained her neck from head banging to a local cover band. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the REAL rock music we play. The artists that help Stephanie get through the day are Staind, Godsmack, and FFDP. Congratulations to Stephanie Matthews from Middletown, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Steven Hall from Fort Wayne

Steven loves being a grandpa and loves his granddaughter. He loves riding his motorcycle, loves guns, and rocking out with 98.9 The Bear. His favorite thing about The Bear is the music. The artists that help Steven get through the day are Five Finger Death Punch, Pantera, Van Halen, Shinedown, Black Sabbath, AC/DC, and Type O Negative. Congratulations to Steven Hall from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Tricia Elzey from Decatur

Trivia loves hanging out with her husband and two daughters, painting rocks, and dancing to love music. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the DJs, "The JLNK Show is hilarious, and the concerts are the best!!!" The artists that help Tricia get through the day are Highly Suspect, Badflower, Five Finger Death Punch, Three Days Grace, Bad Wolves, Skid Row, Foo Fighters, and Red Hot Chili Peppers. Congratulations to Tricia Elzey from Decatur, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Dylan Bayes from Worthville, KY

Dylan has a five year old little boy, works at Ku power plant, and loves off roading. His favorite thing about The Bear is the music. The artists that help Dylan get through the day are ANY! Congratulations to Dylan Bayes from Worthville, KY, Today’s Listener of the Day.

Erin Doff from Hebron, IN

Erin is a machinist, has four daughters, and her and her husband have recently celebrated their one year anniversary! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the good music. The artists that help Erin get through the day are Five Finger Death Punch, Green Day, Disturbed, and Godsmack, Congratulations to Erin Doff from Hebron, IN, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Mike Iler from Paulding

Mike enjoys cooking, cutting wood, metal detecting gardening, and spending time with the family. He is also the owner and operator of Past-Time Cafe in Paulding. His favorite thing about The Bear is that "It Rocks!" The artists that help Mike get through the day are Korn, Metallica, Pearl Jam, Led Zeppelin, and White Zombie. Congratulations to Mike Iler from Paulding, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Robert Anderson from Cridersville

Robert loves video games; specifically Resident Evil and Final Fantasy. He loves to read when he gets a chance. The Wheel of Time by Robert Jordan is his favorite series. Last but not least, he loves his family! "My happy little home with my 17 year old son Keaton, my wife Bre and her son Spencer complete my life." His favorite thing about The Bear is Jason Lee and Kluck and Heather Rooney. The artists that help Robert get through the day are In This Moment, Slipknot, Avenged Sevenfold, Disturbed, Bad Wolves, and Mudvayne. Congratulations to Robert Anderson from Cridersville, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Lisha Miller from Ohio City

Lisha has been working in a nursing home for almost 20 years. She has two kids and four grandbabies. Her favorite thing about The Bear is as she puts it; " What's not to like???" The artists that help Lisha get through the day are anything by, Kid Rock, Nickelback, even occasional 80s music. Congratulations to Lisha Miller from Ohio City, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Valeri Ward from Greenville, OH

Valeri has been married to her husband, Jon for 8 wonderful years! They share a passion for live music and have been to over 25 shows together so far. And there will be many more! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music played. The artists that help Valeri get through the day are Def Leppard, Theory of a Deadman, Seether, Shinedown, Journey, Motley Crue, Breaking Benjamin, Three Days Grace, Dirty Honey, and Alice Cooper. Congratulations to Valeri Ward from Greenville, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day!.

JJ Shaw from Huntington

JJ just got engaged on New Years. He's originally From Austin, Tx and has lived here going on three years. His favorite thing about The Bear is the music. "They are always playing good music I can ( try to ) sing along too." The artists that help JJ get through the day are System Of The Down, Linkin Park, Trapt, Jelly Roll, Shinedown, Creed, Pantera, Soundgarden, and FFDP. Congratulations to JJ Shaw from Huntington, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Alyssa Courtney from Petroleum

Alyssa has two cats and a mastiff, she basically has Rocky Horror memorized, and speaks fluent Norwegian. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the good music. The artists that help Alyssa get through the day are Megadeth, Metallica, Iron Maiden, Green Day, Nirvana , Alice In Chains, and Motley Crue. Congratulations to Alyssa Courtney from Petroleum, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Donna Bowling from Huntington

Donna has two beautiful daughters. loves bonfires, cookouts, & swimming. Her favorite thing about The Bear is everything! The music, contests, commentary, and guests. "There isn't anything I don't like." The artists that help Donna get through the day are 5FDP, Shinedown, Bad Wolves, 3 Doors Down, Asking Alexandria, Highly Suspect, Slipknot, Badflower, Godsmack, Black Veil Brides, I Prevail, Trivium, Metallica, Crossfade, Volbeat, Disturbed, Korn, and Skillet. Congratulations to Donna Bowling from Huntington, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Brandon Johnson from Howe

Brandon shares that he has Asperger's Syndrome. "It doesn't bring me down at all if anything it just makes life more colorful." Brandon is a big gamer. His favorite video game at the moment is Persona 5. Brandon had this to say about meeting Tobias Forge of Ghost; "Very nice guy, honestly someone I think would be awesome to drink with." His favorite thing about The Bear is discovering new music through the station. The artists that help Brandon get through the day are Ghost, Tool, Pop Evil, Falling in Reverse, Coheed and Cambria, Volbeat, Disturbed, amd Mastodon. Congratulations to Brandon Johnson from Howe, Today’s Listener of the Day.

Shawn “Chow” Larkin from Ridgeville

Shawn enjoys spending time with his wife, his 18 grandkids, and his 10 fur babies. His favorite thing about The Bear is the DJ's! "They help me get through my 10 hour shifts." The artists that help Shawn get through the day are Falling In Reverse, The Hu, Papa Roach, Metallica, Motionless In White, and Rob Zombie. Congratulations to Shawn Larkin from Ridgeville, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Brad Ruckman from Claypool

Brad is a father of three, a plumbing apprentice, and enjoys golf! His favorite thing about The Bear is: The fact that you guys play actual rock music The artists that help Brad get through the day are Breaking Benjamin, Led Zeppelin, Metallica, Rage Against the Machine, and Black Stone Cherry. Congratulations to Brad Ruckman from Claypool, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Laura Yates from Montpelier

Laura is a happily married mother of one, and has been a metalhead since before she could read. She works full time and when she's not taking care of her son, she like to spend her free time sewing, working on antique sewing machines, crocheting, and reading articles on archaeology. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music and the DJs. The artists that help Laura get through the day are Alice in Chains, Nine Inch Nails, Godsmack, Rob Zombie, System of a Down, Korn, Stone Temple Pilots, The Hu, and Lacuna Coil. Congratulations to Laura Yates from Montpelier, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Timothy Surfield from Lima

Timothy has one son and two stepdaughters with his wife. He shared that he is a stay at home dad right now homeschooling his son. He loves being outdoors and doing fun activities with his family. His favorite thing about The Bear is the mix of rock! The artists that help get Timothy through the day are Shinedown, AC/DC, Metallica, Five Finger Death Punch, Kid Rock. Korn, and Limp Bizkit. Congratulations to Timothy Surfield from Lima, Today’s Listener of the Day!

Alicia Stretch from North Adams, MI

Alicia is a mom of two, stuck in *crappy* Michigan and I can’t wait to rock out at more concerts! Her favorite thing about The Bear is everything! "It gets me pumped for my day!" The artists that help Alicia get through the day are Avenged Sevenfold, Breaking Benjamin, and Avatar, Congratulations to Alicia Stretch from North Adams, MI, Today’s Listener of the Day!

John Urso from Albion

John has four children, works for the town of Albion, and loves to ride his motorcycle. His favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music The artists that help John get through the day are all of them. "Music helps the soul." Congratulations to John Urso from Albion, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Christopher Tanksley from Fort Wayne

Christopher hast six kids. Loves football and video games. He is also a member of the Knot Just Decks gutter crew! His favorite thing about The Bear is all the Bear personalities. The artists that help Christopher get through the day are Green Day, Metallica, Disturbed, AC/DC, and Bad Wolves. Congratulations to Christopher Tanksley from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jodi Best from Lima

Jodi says her daughter is awesome! She is a star volleyball athlete. She is a massage therapist and massage therapy teacher. She also loves music, concerts and people!! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the mixture of jams! The artists that help Jodi get through the day are Pink Floyd, In This Moment, Chevelle, Fuel, Metallica, Led Zeppelin, Shinedown, and Five Finger Death Punch. Congratulations to Jodi Best from Lima, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Charity Nicholson from Avilla

Charity loves music. She has a little baby at home and loves naps! Her favorite thing about The Bear is every single song! The artists that help Charity get through the day are Avenged Sevenfold, Beartooth, Five Finger Death Punch, Chris Cornell, and Marilyn Manson. Congratulations to Charity Nicholson from Avilla, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Tom Sprunger from Berne

Tom enjoys riding motorcycles, spending time with family and friends and traveling. His favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music and personalities The artists that help Tom get through the day are Def Leppard, Van Halen, AC/DC, Metallica, Disturbed, Slipknot, and Ghost. Congratulations to Tom Sprunger from Berne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jesson Burrous from Churubusco

Jesson shares that he's a skateboarder, lovse getting tattoos, and drinking beer. His favorite thing about The Bear is the kick ass lineup of music. The artists that help Jesson get through the day are Falling in Reverse, Chevelle, Five Finger Death Punch, Bad Flower, and Nirvana. Congratulations to Jesson Burrous from Churubusco, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Erin Elpers from Fort Wayne

Erin has been in the Indiana National Guard for almost 11 years, been married for over six years, and loves to travel with her husband. They enjoy exploring new town and zoos! Her favorite thing about The Bear is their interactions with the listeners. The artists that help Erin get through the day are Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, Smashing Pumpkins, Dropkick Murphys, and Evanescence. Congratulations to Erin Elpers from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Zane Gosser from Marion

Zane shares that he works three jobs so he can help his girlfriend through college. He likes to fish and ride his Harley Davidson crossbones while rocking out with 98.9 The Bear. His favorite thing about The Bear is the music. "They play music that I want to listen to and they have very funny radio personalities." The artists that help Zane get through the day are System of a Down, Slipknot, Corey Taylor, FFDP, Greta Van Fleet, Staind, Beastie Boys, and The Hu. Congratulations to Zane Gosser from Marion, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Amy Slaven from Redkey, IN

Amy shares that she has three children, a fiancée, and two Boxers. She works as an RN Case Manager at her local hospital. She enjoys music, especially going to concerts! Her favorite thing about The Bear is they play all the music I love! The artists that help Amy get through the day are Seether, Shinedown, Papa Roach, Pop Evil, and Kid Rock. Congratulations to Amy Slaven from Redkey, IN, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Thomas Mormon from Waterloo

Thomas shares that he has two dogs and a cat. His favorite thing about The Bear is the variety in the music and all the different radio personalities. "When I moved down south for a year I made sure to still listen for my daily laugh." The artists that help Thomas get through the day are Three Days Grace, Bad Wolves, Korn, Breaking Benjamin, and Disturbed. Congratulations to Thomas Mormon from Waterloo, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Kathy Perkins from Ashley

Kathy works for Cameron Hospital in registration. She loves spending time with her five kids and 14 grandkids, along with her friends and family. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music!!!!! The artists that help Kathy get through the day are FFDP, Metallica, Sixx AM, Iron Maiden, and Dio. Congratulations to Kathy Perkins from Ashley, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Luke Motycka from Galloway, OH

Luke is married with two young boys. He works in maintenance at a pharmaceutical manufacturer in Columbus, Ohio. Luke loves football and collecting/playing retro and modern video games. His favorite thing about The Bear is being able to discover new rock songs! The artists that help Luke get through the day are Falling in Reverse, Metallica, Five Finger Death Punch, In This Moment, Breaking Benjamin, Shinedown, Three Days Grace, and Avenged Sevenfold. Congratulations to Luke Motycka from Galloway, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Valerie Hall from Fort Wayne

Valerie is a drummer and loves her Fort Wayne friends with all her heart and just as much as her family!!! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music. The artists that help Valerie get through the day are Tool, In This Moment, Metallica, Kings of Leon, Highly Suspect, and Perfect Circle. Congratulations to Valerie Hall from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jason Tice from Lima

Jason loves music, animals, and beer. And movies! His favorite thing about The Bear is the great tunes and amazing events. The artists that help Jason get through the day are Guns N Roses, Marilyn Manson, Stone Sour, Poison, Van Halen, Megadeth, Nine Inch Nails, Ozzy Osbourne, Danzig, and Mushroomhead. Congratulations to Jason Tice from Lima, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Molly Young from Wapakoneta

Molly is celebrating 28 years of marriage. Has a 12 year old daughter that loves the station too!! She loves going to concerts and go to the range to shoot targets. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the DJs and they play the best music around! The artists that help Molly get through the day are Korn, Shinedown, Bad Wolves, Papa Roach, and Rob Zombie. Congratulations to Molly Young from Wapakoneta, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Cody Dukes from Ottawa, OH

Cody is a Cincinnati Reds fan, enjoys a cold Busch Light, and he and his wife Taylor are expecting their first baby! His favorite thing about The Bear is they play the best rock. The artists that help Cody get through the day are Motionless in White, I Prevail, Metallica, Rush, System of a Down, Godsmack, and Avenged Sevenfold. Congratulations to Cody Dukes from Ottawa, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Amber Bowers from Hicksville, OH

Amber is a mom of four kids. She enjoys dirt track racing, bingo, being adventurous, and meeting new people. She works at Therma Tru Doors in Butler Indiana. Amber is also a newlywed! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the best music! The artists that help Amber get through the day are Nirvana, Limp Bizkit, Stone Temple Pilots, Green Day, Avenged Sevenfold, Buckcherry, Hinder, Three Days Grace, Black Veil Brides, Drowning Pool, and Rob Zombie. Congratulations to Amber Bowers from Hicksville, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Michael Marshall from Van Wert

Michael say when he's not at work he's usually with friends and family, cookouts, or at the gun range, He also loves to play cod of duty with his nephews online who live out of state. His favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music. "There’s always something for everybody." The artists that help Michael get through the day are Bullet for my Valentines, Sliverstein, Ozzy, Linkin Park, and Staind. Congratulations to Michael Marshall from Van Wert, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jacklyn Newhouse from Fort Wayne

Jackie loves music. Has three "little spawns who are amazing and my heart and soul!" She also loves going out and enjoying nature when she can! Her favorite thing about The Bear is how relatable everyone and they are always playing something good! The artists that help Jackie get through the day are Marilyn Manson, Slipknot, Korn, Highly Suspect, Mudvayne, Primus, The White Stripes, and Beck. Congratulations to Jackie Newhouse from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Nathan White from Grabill

Nathan is a husband and father. He is also a service tech, loves his firearms, and working hands on. His favorite thing about The Bear is everything! The artists that help Nathan get through the day are Five Finger death Punch, Avenged Sevenfold, Theory of a Deadman, In This Moment, Disturbed, Metallica, and Nirvana. Congratulations to Nathan White from Grabill, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Brett Bauer from Huntington

Brett is a truck driver, sports fan, and family man. "I love passing my music down to the younger generations in my family." His favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show and the music. The artists that help Brett get through the day are Metallica, Ozzy, The Pretty Reckless, Halestorm, Disturbed, Alice In Chains, and Pop Evil. Congratulations to Brett Bauer from Huntington, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Michelle Roeder from Fort Jennings

Michelle is a mom and dog mom! She loves to craft, travel, and work is just a necessity. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music. The artists that help Michelle get through the day are Disturbed, Avenged Sevenfold, Five Finger Death Punch, Black Veil Brides, and Slipknot. Congratulations to Michelle Roeder from Fort Jennings, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Sierra Bauer from Huntington

Sierra is a mama of two little "monsters;" 6&2. She in recovery, THREE years sober now (hallelujah) and is a medical assistant who is going to school to be a registered nurse. Her favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show! "Their conversations flow effortlessly and always start my day off with some laughs or smiles." The artists that help Sierra get through the day are Ozzy, Metallica, Motley Crue, Korn, Tool, Staind, Breaking Benjamin, and System of a Down. Congratulations to Sierra Bauer from Huntington, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Mariah Dunlap from Mark Center, OH

Mariah is a college student from Northwest Ohio currently trying to move to the Fort Wayne area with her boyfriend. She wants to become a video game designer, " I want to combine my love for video games, metal music, and writing into one." Mariah is also a cat mom. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music but she also really enjoy Heather and the interviews Lou Brutus does. The artists that help Mariah get through the day are Megadeth, Metallica, Slipknot, Stone Sour, Led Zeppelin, and Greta Van Fleet. Congratulations to Mariah Dunlap from Mark Center, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jordan Mitchey from Decatur

Jordan says her and her husband are gamers and they have a beautiful one year old daughter who loves to listen and dance to The Bear. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the Hosts ❤. The artists that help Jordan get through the day are Papa Roach, Shinedown, Godsmack, Green Day, Blink 182, AC/DC, Foo Fighters, and Nirvana. Congratulations to Jordan Brown from Decatur, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Zeke Hunt from Paulding, OH

Zeke shares that he makes Youtube videos (Youtube:Hunt Gaming/Productions). He tractor pull and loves spending time with his parents. His favorite thing about The Bear is the great DJs, "they are funny and super nice." The artists that help Zeke get through the day are Three Days Grace, Linkin Park, Glorious Sons, Led Zeppelin, Five Finger Death Punch, Korn, Theory of a Deadman, and Avenged Sevenfold. Congratulations to Zeke Hunt from Paulding, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Ashley Krouskop From Lima

Ashley share that her beautiful daughter, Rory, has epilepsy and has her own little farm with dogs, goats, chickens, and cows. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music and watching my daughter rock out to it! The artists that help Ashley get through the day are AC\DC (daughter loves Thunderstruck), Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, and Breaking Benjamin. Congratulations to Ashley Krouskop From Lima, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jennifer Born from Haviland, OH

Jennifer is a cancer survivor, single mom of a beautiful 13 yr old daughter who loves loves The Bear. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music, the host & contests. The artists that help Jennifer get through the day are Nirvana and Korn. Congratulations to Jennifer Born from Haviland, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Sabra VanAuker from Garrett

Sabra loves photography. Has three beautiful and spunky daughters who are full of life and a handsome husband who works hard for their family! Sabra shares that her favorite color is lime green! Her favorite thing about The Bear is Heather Rooney; "she is one hell of an On- Air Personality!!" The artists that help Sabra get through the day are Shinedown, Pop Evil, Godsmack, Breaking Benjamin, The Hu, Marilyn Manson, Starset, Evanescence, and Bad Wolves. Congratulations to Sabra VanAuker from Garrett, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jamey Buster from Marion

Jamey is a huge, huge, HUGE Pittsburgh Steelers fan, and a huge family man, He's got 3 kids and 3 granddaughters and Ioves collecting old sports memorabilia! His favorite thing about The Bear is it’s the ONLY station I’ll listen to, I love the DJ’s, especially Miss Heather! The artists that help Jamey get through the day are Mötley Crüe, A7X, Volbeat, Pantera, Fozzy, Marilyn Manson, Metallica, Ozzy, and Iron Maiden. Congratulations to Jamey Buster from Marion, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Nick Jones from Bryan, OH

Nick is married to his beautiful wife Rachel and have a 14 year old son named Ollie. NIck is a retired United States Marine and the Executive Chef at Two Bandits Brewing Co. Coldwater His favorite thing about The Bear is the Jason Lee and Kluck Show. Him and his listen everyday on the way to school. The artists that help Nick get through the day are Soundgarden, Pearl Jam, Temple of the Dog, Deftones, and Pantera. Congratulations to Nick Jones from Bryan, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Rachel Seely from Fort Wayne

Rachel is a mom to an 18 month old. Her favorite thing about The Bear is they always play my favorites The artists that help Rachel get through the day are Audioslave, Nirvana, Metallica, Motley Crüe, and Breaking Benjamin. Congratulations to Rachel Seely from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Makenzie Fishbaugh from Huntington

Makenzie has seen 14 rock bands/artists in concert. She's taken two history of rock and roll classes in college. AND is a first gen college student. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the hosts. They are great and they always play the best music The artists that help Makenzie get through the day are Papa Roach, Pink Floyd, Marilyn Manson, Metallica, Rob Zombie, Living Colour, POD, and Linkin Park. Congratulations to Makenzie Fishbaugh from Huntington, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Sara Ahlers from Saint Marys, OH

Sara shares that when she's not hauling her four children to around to their different activities, she enjoy day trips with her husband and museums. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music selection and the awesome DJ's. "THE best radio station around!" The artists that help Sara get through the day are Metallica, Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, Black Sabbath, Tool, Fozzy, and Trivium. Congratulations to Sara Ahlers from Saint Marys, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Brandon Wright from Huntington

Brandon has a beautiful two year old girl. He loves working on cars and fixing up houses. "Rock n roll soothes my soul - I drive semi 9.5 hours a day and the only thing that keeps me sane is listening to the bear!" His favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee & Kluck Show The artists that help Brandon get through the day are Disturbed, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Ozzy Osbourne, Pearl Jam, and Godsmack. Congratulations to Brandon Wight from Huntington, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Hubert Miller from Defiance, OH

Hubert enjoys disc golfing and spending time with his wife and kids. His favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show The artists that help Hubert get through the day are In Flames, Nothing More, and Atreyu. Congratulations to Hubert Miller from Defiance, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Casey Jones from Fort Recovery, OH

Casey has worked at KAUP PHARMACY, INC for 24 plus years. She loves to decorate and redo old furniture. Casey has 2 "kick ass teenage sons that help keep me up with the times." Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music. "It's a cool station and just fun in general." The artists that help Casey get through the day are Ghost, Local H, Slipknot, Ozzy, Volbeat, Three Days Grace, Bad Wolves, Papa Roach, and The Hu Congratulations to Casey Jones from Fort Recovery, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Dillon Swartz from Saint Mary’s, OH

Dillon loves his two daughters. He shares that is is also an artist and that he is a human memory catalogue for music. His favorite thing about The Bear is the Music The artists that help Dillon get through the day are Slipknot, Bring Me The Horizon, Korn, Escape The Fate, Tool, Asking Alexandria, and Motionless In White. Congratulations to Dillon Swartz from Saint Mary’s, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Bill Williams from Ottawa, OH

Bill shares that he is an ex paratrooper of the 82nd airborne division. He's got the perfect wife and great kids! Bill is a crane operator at Richard's Building Supply. His favorite thing about The Bear is the music and the Jason Lee and Kluck Show. The artists that help Bill get through the day are Disturbed, Godsmack, Five Finger Death Punch, and Korn. Congratulations to Bill Williams from Ottawa, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Wendy Haviland from Fort Wayne

Wendy has six boys, loves going to concerts, and enjoys driving everyone around as an Uber Driver. Her favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show The artists that help Wendy get through the day are "All of them." Congratulations to Wendy Haviland from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

LeAnn Hile from Fort Wayne

LeAnn is a drywall sander at Parker Drywall and a mother of two girls and seven grandchildren. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music! The artists that help LeAnn get through the day are In This Moment, Godsmack, AC/DC, and Shinedown. Congratulations to LeAnn Hile from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Stephanie Islas from Fort Wayne

Stephanie is a chemotherapy nurse. Rock music is her hobby. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music. The Jason Lee and Kluck show. Gunner. "He’s so funny and I like the questions he asks." And The Lou Brutus. "He always has great artists on his show and I look forward to poetry corner." The artists that help Stephanie get through the day are Falling In Reverse, I Prevail, Foo Fighters, Ozzy Osbourne, Alice In Chains, Chevelle, AC/DC, Breaking Benjamin, Audioslave, and Metallica. Congratulations to Stephanie Islas from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Ashleigh Sommers from Ashley, IN

Ashleigh loves her three dogs. She's always singing and hanging out with friends and family Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music variety! The artists that help Ashleigh get through the day are Halestorm, Ozzy, Five Finder Death Punch, Three Days Grace, Guns N Roses, Metallica, Shinedown, and AC/DC. Congratulations to Ashleigh Sommers from Ashley, IN, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Samantha Bonn from Bluffton

Sam is a single mom of two awesome boys. She's a CNA and loves to read and sing. Her favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck show and the music. The artists that help Sam get through the day are Rob Zombie and Slipknot. Congratulations to Samantha Bonn from Bluffton, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Tyler Woods from Fort Wayne

Tyler is married to his high school sweetheart, Sarah. They have a Golden retriever rescue named Sadie. Tyler loves getting out and golfing in the summer with friends and family. In his spare time he enjoys working on his Camaro. His favorite thing about The Bear is the concerts that are promoted and love that the Bear is a down to earth radio station. The artists that help Tyler get through the day are Nonpoint, Sevendust, Gemini Syndrome, Shinedown, Daughtry, Pop Evil, Nothing More, and Seether. Congratulations to Tyler Woods from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Steven Walls II from Fort Wayne

Steven is a father of two, loves his girlfriend and all of his family including the kitty cat. He enjoys writing poems and cleaning up old cemeteries. His favorite thing about The Bear is the D.J.'s and their energy, the tunes and the promos. The artists that help Steven get through the day are Falling In Reverse, AC/DC, Pearl Jam, Creed, Metallica, and GnR. Congratulations to Steven Walls II from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Dennis Black from Huntington

Dennis is a welder, father of three great girls, and loves arrowhead hunting. His favorite thing about The Bear is "You guys rock!" The artists that help Dennis get through the day are Five Finger Death Punch, Ozzy, Bad Wolves, and Rob Zombie. Congratulations to Dennis Black from Huntington, Today’s Listener of the Day – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Amber Adkins from Fort Wayne

Amber is a mama of two boys. Loves outdoor activities with family and friends. She is also a history buff. Her favorite thing about The Bear is Hard drive XL. The artists that help Amber get through the day are Slipknot, All That Remains, Asking Alexandria, Bring Me The Horizon, and I Prevail . Congratulations to Amber Adkins from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Amanda Baker from Huntington

Amanda is a badass mama of four! Works her tail off "to appease the product lords of cheap and plenty at Dollar Tree." She also has a dream to become a surgical dentist! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the endless supply of rock music, The Jason Lee and Kluck show, concerts, and the amazing like minded humor and news entertainment stories from all the personalities. The artists that help Amanda get through the day are Badflower, Incubus, Blind Melon, Tool, Jelly Roll, and A Perfect Circle. Congratulations to Amanda Baker from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Tim Cole from Findlay, OH

Tim says he's a father of two and dad to many. He's done construction my whole life and he enjoys his beer! His favorite thing about The Bear is everything. The artists that help Tim get through the day are Pantera, Three Days Grace, Theory of a Deadman, Slayer, and Butthole Surfers. Congratulations to Tim Cole from Findlay, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Rick Perry Jr. from Bluffton

Rick is a 3rd shift mechanic for a trucking company. A father of 4 (2 boys and 2 girls) 3 dogs and 2 cats. His favorite thing about The Bear is the mix of older and new rock. Rick says he doesn’t really have any favorite bands or songs, He loves all rock and metal and The Bear has always been my best source of finding something good to listen to while I’m driving or working. Congratulations to Rick Perry Jr. from Bluffton, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Ashley Bailey from Fort Wayne

Ashley is married to Brenton and a dog mom to a golden retriever named Lucy. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the Jason Lee and Kluck show and the great music variety The artists that help Ashley get through the day are Greta Van Fleet, Papa Roach, Avenged Sevenfold, Pink Floyd, I Prevail, and Asking Alexandria. Congratulations to Ashley Bailey from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Amanda Park from Decatur

Amanda share that she is turning 40 this year. She has three awesome kids. Her son recently graduated and her two daughters are two peas in a pod. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music. Keeping it fresh with new music but not forgetting the classics! The artists that help Amanda get through the day are Korn, Deftones, Crosses, Metallica, an dAvenged Sevenfold. Congratulations to Amanda Park from Decatur, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Debbie Upton from Fort Wayne

Debbie is am a mother of 2 boys and GiGi to 2 grandsons. She attend Komets & Tin Caps games regularly along with going to most Rock Concerts (especially those hosted by 98.9.) Darts are her favorite past time. Along with frequenting the Deck during the summer and Mitchell's in the winter!! Deb is the office manager for a local Advertising Agency. Her favorite thing about The Bear is thevariety of music, new and old rock The artists that help Debbie get through the day are KoRn, FFDP, Shinedown, Breaking Benjamin , and Godsmack. Congratulations to Debbie Upton from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Cheyanne Keairnes from Fort Wayne

Cheyanne is am a single mom of two rowdy boys. Her favorite thing about The Bear is everything The artists that help Cheyanne get through the day are I Prevail, Bush, Rob Zombie, Seether, Breaking Benjamin, and Evanescence. Congratulations to Cheyanne Keairnes from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

James Koger from Avilla

James says; “Beers bon fires and babes.” His favorite thing about The Bear is the new music The artists that help James get through the day are Papa Roach and The Hu, Bullet For My Valentine, Volbeat, Pantera, and Tool. Congratulations to James Koger from Avilla, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

John Chambers from Ossian

Johnny drives for Vomac. Has three kids; Jackson (3) Jordan (2) and one boy Justin on the way. Johnny has been married to his beautiful wife Jessica for two almost three years. His favorite thing about The Bear is the awesome music. The artists that help Johnny get through the day are I Prevail, Bad Wolves, Ozzy, Shinedown, Falling in Reverse, and The Pretty Reckless. Congratulations to John Chambers from Ossian, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Tammy Kwinn from Fort Wayne

Tammy is a hairstylist and a Mom to 2 teenagers and a preteen. She is going back to school for medical office administration. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music and concerts The artists that help Tammy get through the day are Ice Nine Kills, Papa Roach, Korn, I Prevail, Ozzy, Slipknot, and In This Moment. Congratulations to Tammy Kwinn from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day – Text LOD to 46862 To Be The Next Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Elisha Oneil from Nova Scotia

Elisha is a mom of two, works at a bakery, and listens to music almost 24/7. Her favorite thing about The Bear is yhe hosts of course! "Love you guys" The artists that help Elisha get through the day are Disturbed, In this moment, Citizen Soldier, Godsmack, Ozzy, Alice Cooper, Atreyu, and Five finger Death Punch. Congratulations to Elisha Oneil from Nova Scotia, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Emily Davidson from Auburn

Emily works in a medical lab, has a bachelors in Biology from Ball State, and can play the Saxophone! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the shows. They are hilarious! The artists that help Emily get through the day are Red Hot Chili Peppers, Volbeat, Pearl Jam, Ozzy, and Three Days Grace. Congratulations to Emily Davidson from Auburn, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Rebekah Waugh from Alger, OH

Rebekah is married and has two kids. She's a stay at home mom and likes drawing and reading. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the mix of new and classic rock. The artists that help Rebekah get through the day are Queen, Volbeat, Disturbed, and Slipknot. Congratulations to Rebekah Waugh from Alger, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Michaela Summy from Warsaw

Michaela is a stay at home mom of two beautiful daughters, Rhiannon and Starla. She enjoys going to watch national acts, and also enjoy supporting local music, especially a band called Total Head Case "where my wonderful husband Paul and our awesome friends Don, Nick, Chris and Darren play both awesome covers and originals." Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music. The fun giveaways. And all the awesome concert announcements. The artists that help Michaela get through the day are Papa Roach, Black Label Society, Pantera, Metallica, Bullet For My Valentine, Papa Roach, Avenged Sevenfold, and Motley Crue. Congratulations to Michaela Summy from Warsaw, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Karen VanAuken from LaOtto

Karen shares that she is a Grandma of five amazing children. Mom of two amazing daughters. She loves to collect of vinyl records. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music and quirkiness of the air-staff; "love ya all!" The artists that help Karen get through the day are Alter Bridge, Shinedown, Type O Negative, Slash/Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators, Five Finger Death Punch, Velvet Revolver, and The Cult. Congratulations to Karen VanAuken from LaOtto, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Nick Flory from Defiance

Nick enjoys spending time with his daughter Hailey, riding his Harley, and making memes of all his friends. His favorite thing about The Bear is the contests, and everything The Bear does to help the community. The artists that help Nick get through the day are Korn, Rob Zombie, Sevendust, Breaking Benjamin, and Nothing More. Congratulations to Nick Flory from Defiance, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Stephanie Fleckenstein from Wolcottville

Stephanie is happily married to her high school sweetheart, soon to celebrate 22 years together. They both love the bear! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the hosts and music The artists that help Stephanie get through the day are System of a Down, Metallica, and Ozzy. Congratulations to Stephanie Fleckenstein from Wolcottville, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Tim Gallimore from Wapakoneta

Tim loves spending time with the wife and kids, and enjoys shooting his firearms His favorite thing about The Bear is everything. Great music, contests, and the djs just help ease the work day. The artists that help Tim get through the day are AC/DC, Metallica, Smith and Myers, Tool, and Five Finger Death Punch. Congratulations to Tim Gallimore from Wapakoneta, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Andrew Maggard from Van Buren

Andrew is an Army veteran, does maintenance at an Ethanol plant, and says the bear is on every radio he owns! His favorite thing about The Bear is everything! "You guys rock!" The artist that helps Andrew get through the day is Five Finger Death punch! 😎 Congratulations to Andrew Maggard from Van Buren, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air

Chelsea Miller from Defiance

Chelsea is recently married, likes music, loves her family, and hate talking about herself... Her favorite thing about The Bear is: Heather’s Torti Cat The artists that help Chelsea get through the day are Blur, I Prevail, Highly Suspect, Asking Alexandria, In Flames, Congratulations to Chelsea Miller from Defiance, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Clayton Coffey from Hartford City

Clayton says he's a hard working man and hishobbies are playing basketball, working on cars, and spending time with my wife and kids. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music and the Jason Lee and Kluck Show The artists that help Clayton get through the day are Godsmack, Asking Alexandra, and Bullet for my Valentine. Congratulations to Clayton Coffey from Hartford City, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Ian Ross from Avilla

Ian loves riding Harley's! His favorite thing about The Bear is is the mix of music, old school and new. The artists that help Ian get through the day are Shinedown, Avenged Sevenfold, and AC/DC. Congratulations to Ian Ross from Avilla, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Steve Page from Alvordton

Steve is a single father of two boys who always come first! He loves art and music and has two Harleys. His favorite thing about The Bear is "...For the people." The artists that help Steve get through the day are Pantera, Theory of a Deadman, Three Days Grace, Breaking Benjamin, Black Label Society, and Creed. Congratulations to Steve Page from Alvordton, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Blake Pontius from Fort Wayne

Blake is a single dad who coaches football. Both of his sons also play football. His favorite thing about The Bear is the music The artists that help Blake get through the day are Falling in Reverse, Killswitch Engage, Nothing More, Chevelle, Ozzy, and Beastie Boys. Congratulations to Blake Pontius from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Daniel Barth from Bryan, OH

Daniel is a single dad, provide Physical Therapy to residents in the nursing home. His hobbies include working out (at 5am!), mastering my smoking skills (ON THE GRILL) and his beer drinking on the greens because "my golf game sucks!" His favorite thing about The Bear is the Jason Lee and Kluck SHow, they crack him up, He also enjoys Open Bar in the afternoon and the local giveaway contest! The artists that help Daniel get through the day are Godsmack, GNR, Disturbed, Drowning Pool, Metallica, and Pantera. Congratulations to Daniel Barth from Bryan, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Tayvon Kern is from Fort Wayne

Tayvon has three amazing girls, the absolute best grandson, and an amazing husband! And best of all, she shares that she has been sober for over 5 years. "So now, I can enjoy just how great they are!" Her favorite thing about The Bear is Heather Rooney and Jason Lee and Kluck The artists that help get through the day are Green Day, Nirvana, Metallica, Weezer, and just about any 90’s music. Congratulations to Tayvon Kern is from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Chris Hale from Warsaw

Chris is a father of eight, been married 20 years, and loves tattoos! His favorite thing about The Bear is the music The artists that help Chris get through the day are Godsmack, AC/DC, Ratt, Rob Zombie, Black Label Society, Motley Crue, Guns N’ Roses, Hell Yeah, Texas Hippie Coalition, Pop Evil, Seether, and Blacktop Mojo. Congratulations to Chris Hale from Warsaw, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Paige Johnson from Fort Wayne

Paige says she is currently staying at home with her daughter while Corona is still around. She enjoys jamming out while driving or working around the house. Her German Shepard also gets really excited over music! He jumps and barks when he sees she's about to turn the volume up! She's pretty certain his favorite radio station is The Bear too! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the hosts! The artists that help Paige get through the day are Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Tom Petty, Killswitch Engage, Five Finger Death Punch, and Metallica. Congratulations to Paige Johnson from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Andrea Mills from Fort Jennings, OH

Andrea loves to spend time with her husband. Andrea works at Vancrest of Delphos. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of new and old rock music The artists that help Andrea get through the day are Metallica, In this Moment, Marilyn Manson, Disturbed, Five Finger Death Punch, and Korn. Congratulations to Andrea Mills from Fort Jennings, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Melissa “Sexy Lissa” Dawson from Auburn

Melissa loves going to local and national concerts! Her favorite thing about The Bear is, you guess it, the concerts! The artists that help Sexy Lissa get through the day are Seether, Staind, Buckcherry, Van Halen, Slipknot, Pantera, and Five Finger Death Punch. Congratulations to Melissa “Sexy Lissa” Dawson from Auburn, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Justin Nedderman from Saint Marys, OH

Justin works for ODOT, enjoys spending time with family and friends, and spends a lot of time working on the family farm. Congratulations to Justin as he and his now wife recently got married ! His favorite thing about The Bear is all the music that is played and events they put on. The artists that help Justin get through the day are Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters, STP, Alice in Chains, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Shinedown, and Buckcherry. Congratulations to Justin Nedderman from St Marys, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Brock Roberts from Spencerville, OH

Brock is 21. He enjoys listening to The Bear as it gets him through his days of working hard! His favorite thing about The Bear is the hosts. He says his mom raised him on The Bear! The artists that help Brock get through the day are Metallica, Slipknot, Smashing Pumpkins, Nirvana, and Megadeath. Congratulations to Brock Roberts from Spencerville, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Katelynn Paul from Wabash

Katelynn loves to spend my time going to concerts, going out on the weekends, and spending time with friends. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music choices. The artists that help Katelynn get through the day are Alice In Chains, Jimi Hendrix, Nirvana, Megadeth, Ozzy Osbourne, Rob Zombie, and Led Zeppelin. Congratulations to Katelynn Paul from Wabash, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Teresa Webster from Pioneer, OH

Teresa is a retired entertainer from Las Vegas. She says she just "lives loves and laughs and of course Dance. 💕" Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music. The artists that help Teresa get through the day are Black Keys, Three Days Grace, Shinedown, Dorothy, Saving Abel, Theory of a Deadman, Default, Metallica, AC/DC. Congratulations to Teresa Webster from Pioneer, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jason Friend from Columbia City

Jason is a huge Steelers fan, has a big household of six, loves to golf with friends and spend time with my kids when he's not working. His favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music played and the amount of rock shows they bring to the area is awesome. Always excited to hear who is next The artists that help Jason get through the day are Sevendust, Nonpoint, Soil, Disturbed, Killswitch Engage, Trivium, All That Remains, Foo Fighters, and Chevelle. Congratulations to Jason Friend from Columbia City, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Denise Shutts from Montpelier

Denise loves her kids, music, concerts, and the Ocean! She’ll be 53 in September and can’t wait until May 2022 to see Deftones! Her favorite thing about The Bear is. EVERYTHING!!! YOU ROCK!!! The artists that help Denise get through the day are Deftones, Alice In Chains, STP, Jane's Addiction, Chevelle, Pearl Jam, 311, and Godsmack. Congratulations to Denise Shutts from Montpelier, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jon Ward from Greenville, OH

Jon loves going to concerts, traveling (favorite country Ireland) and is a big fan of Komets Hockey. His favorite thing about The Bear is how cool the Bear DJs are and the wide variety of rock and metal music played on air. The artists that help Jon get through the day are Breaking Benjamin, Aerosmith, Iron Maiden, Pantera, Three Days Grace, Buckcherry, Sick Puppies, Poison, Metallica, and Devour the Day. Congratulations to Jon Ward from Greenville, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Kim Schroeder from Paulding

Kim says she is married to her soulmate. She's got an awesome job with "the best leadership at Taylormade" and love to listen to The Bear while she works. Her favorite thing about The Bear is they always play the best music! The artists that help Kim get through the day are Marilyn Manson, NIN, Badflower, Dirty Honey, and Pop Evil. Congratulations to Kim Schroeder from Paulding, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Nathan McFarland from Bluffton

Nathan says he is married to the HOTTEST woman on earth! They have five amazing kids. He likes to jam on the guitar when he's alone because "I’ve been playing for fifteen years and still suck!" His favorite thing about The Bear is all the talented DJs. The artists that help Nathan get through the day are Slipknot, Mudvayne, Ozzy, Rush, Alice Cooper, and FFDP. Congratulations to Nathan McFarland from Bluffton, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Leah Meyers from Bryant, IN

Leah has a son and has been married for just over a year. Her hobbies are keeping fish and drinking coffee. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the great banter and the amazing music. The artists that help Leah get through the day are Smashing Pumpkins, Fozzy, Led Zeppelin, Foo Fighters, Papa Roach, The HU, Greta Van Fleet, Disturbed, Ice Nine Kills, and Zero 9:36. Congratulations to Leah Meyers from Bryant, IN, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Tiffany Reed from Benton, KY

Tiff absolutely loves hunting morels and artifacts. She enjoys working on the backhoe and trackhoe and jamming guitar with her son when they have the chance Her favorite thing about The Bear is their solid playlist every day and not a bunch of BS. The artists that help Tiffany get through the day are Candlebox, Nirvana, Bush, Alice in Chains, Tool, Korn, Highly Suspect, Sublime, and Rage Against the Machine. Congratulations to Tiffany Reed from Benton, KY, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Ron “Ronnie BuckShot BB” Brown from Otsego, MI

Ron loves to have fun, shop, explore and go places. He enjoys outdoor events and like things that go Boom His favorite thing about The Bear is the on-air personalities. The artists that help Ronnie Buckshot BB get through the day are Tool, Three Days Grace, Foo Fighters, Black Stone Cherry, and Scorpions. Congratulations to Ron Brown from Otsego, MI, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Cody Wilson from Convoy, OH

Cody loves spending time with his daughter and enjoy fishing and spending weekends at the lake! His favorite thing about The Bear is all of the hosts; they are great to listen to! The artists that help Cody get through the day are Metallica, Van Halen, Motley Crue, Tesla, and anything he can rock out too! Congratulations to Cody Wilson from Convoy, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Josh Arnold from Decatur

Josh is married with two boys. He loves hanging out at lake James and Yoga. His favorite thing about The Bear is the new and older mix of music. The artists that help Josh get through the day are FFDP, Foo Fighters, Stone Sour, Rage Against The Machine, Metallica, and Shinedown. Congratulations to Josh Arnold from Decatur, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Ron “Woody” Woods from Fort Wayne

Woody enjoys his family and sports. Plus he works works works and works even more with his own personal lawncare business. His favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music and of course Heather Rooney The artists that help Woody get through the day are Five Finger Death Punch, Nonpoint, I Prevail, Godsmack, 10 Years, Alterbridge, Badflower, Rise Against, Breaking Benjamin, and From Ashes to New. Congratulations to Ron “Woody” Woods from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Nate Stidham from Wapakoneta, OH

Nate is a Factory worker, broadcaster, and family man. Nate used to work at radio station in Celina but says its nothing like Legendary The Bear! His favorite thing about The Bear is the new music. The artists that help Nate get through the day are Pop Evil, Falling in Reverse, Metallica, Pretty Reckless, Cake, Shinedown, Badflower, Puddle of Mudd, Theory, I Prevail, Crobot, Highly Suspect, Ghost , and Three Days Grace. Congratulations to Nate Stidham from Wapakoneta, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jonathan Fifer from Warren, IN

Jonathan has worked in the Metal Fabrication Industry for about half his life. He loves riding Harleys and partying with friends...you know who you are... His favorite thing about The Bear is it’s a Rock station that rocks.... The artists that help Jonathan get through the day are Pop Evil, Crobot, Jackyl, Kid Rock, Clutch, and Shinedown. Congratulations to Jonathan Fifer from Warren, IN, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Eric Pyland from Anderson

Eric has been married for 14 years. He and his wife have three kids and a granddaughter. Eric loves his job at Invisible Fence of Central Indiana. He enjoys singing, playing drums, and listening to music. His favorite thing about The Bear is the DJ’s and the music. A lot of variety of old and new without the Margaretville vibes. The artists that help Eric get through the day are Sevendust, Disturbed, HELLYEAH, Nonpoint, Staind, and Alter Bridge. Congratulations to Eric Pyland from Anderson, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Mark Barnhorst from Fort Wayne

Mark is married with two kids. He was in the military for 17 years and likes spending time with family, watching TV show and movies. His favorite thing about The Bear is the Jason Lee and Kluck Show. The artists that help Mark get through the day are Avenged Sevenfold, Breaking Benjamin, Asking Alexandria, Linkin Park, and Metallica. Congratulations to Mark Barnhorst from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Erik Halferty from Albion

Erik works for DoorDash and jams the Bear all day long. he and his wife have a beautiful blended family consisting of 10 kids, 12 grandchildren and 3 dogs. He enjoys playing video games in his free time, "Zelda, Doom, or just some Mario Kart Tour on the phone, is always a good time." His favorite thing about The Bear is: the Jason Lee and Kluck show The artists that help Erik get through the day are Metallica, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Korn, Pink Floyd, Sublime, System of a Down, Slipknot, Disturbed, Ozzy, and Kid Rock. Congratulations to Erik Halferty from Albion, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Kelly Maas from Ottoville, OH

Kelly works in Surgery and loves working out and rollerblading. Her favorite thing about The Bear is definitely the music! The artists that help Kelly get through the day are Five Finger Death Punch, Slipknot, Halestorm, and The Hu. Congratulations to Kelly Maas from Ottoville, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Leslie Wilson from South Whitley

Leslie i s married with two boys, two fur babies and enjoys crafting with her cricut and paying it forward helping others. She works at Orthopediatrics in Warsaw and is a Beachbody Wellness Coach. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music. The artists that help Leslie get through the day are Metallica, Shinedown, Rob Zombie, and Kid Rock. Congratulations to Leslie Wilson from South Whitley, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Angie Huntley from Columbia City

Angie is a rocking Librarian at Peabody Public Library. She loves going to wineries, microbreweries, traveling and hanging in the backyard with a fire. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the Jason Lee and Kluck Show. "They help wake me up and get me ready for the day and the songs help keep me going throughout the day." The artists that help Angie get through the day are Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, Rage, STP, old Kid Rock, and Foo Fighters. Congratulations to Angie Huntley from Columbia City, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Todd Filler from Fort Wayne

Todd enjoys the outdoors and home brews. He works at Stone Street Quarries Inc. His favorite thing about The Bear is the opportunities to win awesome tickets and the music. The artists that help Todd get through the day are Audioslave, Shinedown, Disturbed, Three Days Grace, Staind, 3 Doors Down, Incubus, and AC/DC Congratulations to Todd Filler from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Daneelyn Christlieb from Bryan, OH

Daneelyn enjoys spending time with family, shopping, and bowling. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music variety. The artists that help Daneelyn get through the day are FFDP and Korn. Congratulations to Daneelyn Christlieb from Bryan, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Kaitlyn Allen from Bryan, OH

Kaitlyn is a licensed funeral director and embalmer. She says she loves her job and being able to serve the families. She also has an amazing boyfriend and a pretty awesome family. She enjoys jamming out to The Bear, playing with makeup, and being the best human that she can be! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music and hilariously funny entertainment; "Heather is my favorite!" The artists that help Kaitlyn get through the day are Soungarden, Audioslave, Disturbed, Led Zeppelin, and Alice in Chains. Congratulations to Kaitlyn Allen from Bryan, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Sydney Cosner from Pennville, IN

Sydney is engaged and getting married to the best man she could ask for in January! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the mix between old and new rock The artists that help Sydney get through the day are Alice in Chains, Collective Soul, Korn, Lacuna Coil, Mark Tremonti, Godsmack, Drowning Pool, Trapt, and Motionless In White. Congratulations to Sydney Cosner from Pennville, IN, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Derek Adams from Fort Wayne

Derek has three boys and loves going to the gym. His favorite thing about The Bear is the good variety of music and The Jason Lee and Kluck show!! The artists that help Derek get through the day are Theory of a Deadman, Three Days Grace, Breaking Benjamin, Foo Fighters, and Shinedown. Congratulations to Derek Adams from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Kathy Amweg from Bluffton

Kat is a proud mother of three beautiful children and an even prouder Grandma of seven. Kat says; "My husband of 19 years just left and divorced me for his emotional affair. I am starting my life over at the young, tender age of 50. LETS ROCK THIS NEXT 50!!!" Her favorite thing about The Bear is it keeps her upbeat and smiling. "It has been a rough several months...thanks to the station & the music....i smile & laugh from ear to ear! I have realized....his gf can keep him!" The artists that help Kat get through the day are Staind, Saliva, Motley Crue, Dirty Honey, and The Hu. Congratulations to Kathy Amweg from Bluffton, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Destiney Mauger from Huntertown

Destiney has two amazing children; Gabe and Riley! Her favorite thing about The Bear is they play the best music hands down! The artist that help Destiney get through the day is Rob Zombie, he is her idol Congratulations to Destiney Mauger from Huntertown, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Dawn Filichia from Fort Wayne

Dawn has three children (29, 23 and 9) and four fur babies. She loves to be outdoors, especially kayaking. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the amount of music played. The artists that help Dawn get through the day are Pantera, Metallica, Guns and Roses, Disturbed, and System of a Down. Congratulations to Dawn Filichia from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Thomas “Freshly Squeezed” Murray from Van Wert

Thomas recently transferred from Grand Canyon University to University of Cincinnati to gain his Bachelors in Addiction Counseling. He also bass guitar, keyboards and drums. He loves baseball (Red Sox) & NASCAR (Christopher Bell). "Basically any sport I can nod off for an hour or so and not miss much of anything." His favorite thing about The Bear is they help attract killer acts to come to Fort Wayne. The artists that help Thomas get through the day are Mastodon, Tool, System of a Down, Godsmack, Ghost, Queens of the Stone Age, Led Zeppelin, Avenged Sevenfold, and Nine Inch Nails. Congratulations to Thomas Murray from Van Wert, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Lucas Hoover from New Haven

Lucas works in maintenance and has five kids. He also says he loves to meet new people and find new craft beers. His favorite thing about The Bear is JLNK and of course Heather. The artists that help St Luke get through the day are Greta Van Fleet, Volbeat, Tool, Chevelle, and The Pretty Reckless. Congratulations to Lucas Hoover from New Haven, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Rhonda Perry from Van Wert

Rhonda loves gardening and animals, especially dogs and cats. Her favorite thing about The Bear is:EVERYTHING!! The artists that help Rhonda get through the day are A Day To Remember, Metallica, AC/DC, and Five Finger Death Punch. Congratulations to Rhonda Perry from Van Wert, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Michelle Hummer from Muncie

Michelle says she quit her job after her husband, Alan, passed away since he didn't get to and now lives life for them both! She always has music on, loves to go to Casinos, and loves her dog Lucky. Her favorite thing about The Bear is all the rock! The artists that help get through the day are Metallica, Daughtry, Shinedown, AC/DC, L.A. Rats, 5FDP, Staind, Marilyn Manson, Judas Priest, and Foo Fighters. Congratulations to Michelle Hummer from Muncie, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Allister Page from Montpelier

Allister is married and a father of one. He's a forklift driver at Cast Metals Technology and likes his loud music. His favorite thing about The Bear is the great music and Heather Rooney The artists that help Allister get through the day are Badwolves, Linkin Park, Pantera, Disturbed, Theory of a Deadman, and Breaking Benjamin. Congratulations to Allister Page from Montpelier, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Todd Beard from Muncie

Todd says he eats, works, plays poker & sleeps, all while rocking with The Bear! Her favorite thing about The Bear is THE ONLY REAL rock station Indiana has to offer! The artists that help Todd get through the day are Three Days Grace, Rob Zombie, Judas Priest, Theory of a Deadman, Disturbed, and Fozzy. Congratulations to Todd Beard from Muncie, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Nick Kelble from Antwerp

Nick owns and operates a custom wood and sign shop called Kelble Custom Crafting. His favorite thing about The Bear is the on air personalities. "They are always very friendly and great to talk to." The artists that help Nick get through the day are TOOL, Highly Suspect, Disturbed, Five Finger Death Punch, and AC/DC. Congratulations to Nick Kelble from Antwerp, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Casey Milburn from Indianapolis

Casey has two daughters and is a Supervisor for UPS. His favorite thing about The Bear is "It’s a true rock station. I love to jam out when working out!" The artists that help Casey get through the day are Theory of a Deadman, Buckcherry, Slipknot, Stone Sour, Godsmack, Five Finger Death Punch, and Disturbed. Congratulations to Casey Milburn from Anderson, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Sabra Nofziger from Defiance, OH

Sabra is a dog mom who also raises chickens. She says in her spare time she likes to hang out and rock out to The Bear! Her favorite thing about The Bear is they always playing the best music!! Never gets old! The artists that help Sabra get through the day are Theory of Deadman, Slipknot, Disturbed, Shamans Harvest, Badflower, Bad Wolves, FFDP, All that Remains, Staind, and Candlebox. Congratulations to Sabra Nofziger from Defiance, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Tyler Morgan from Fort Wayne

Tyler loves to skateboard. He is a 1st year arborist who works at Woody Tree Service. He also wants to take the time out to congratulate his buddy Justin and his wife on their first kid!!! His favorite thing about The Bear is the Djs; "you guys are hilarious!" The artists that help Tyler get through the day are Nirvana, Pearl Jam, FFDP, Beastie Boys, Incubus, Rush, Green Day, Smashing Pumpkins, and Linkin Park. Congratulations to Tyler Morgan from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Aaron Starbuck from Paulding, OH

Aaron is a single Dad, a graphic designer and loves playing guitar or riding my motorcycle. His favorite thing about The Bear is the music; "when all else fails, The Bear always has something good to hear." The artists that help Aaron get through the day are Pantera, Ghost, Judas Priest, Queensrych, Ozzy, Hellyeah, White Zombie, The Hu, and Kill Switch Engage. Congratulations to Aaron Starbuck from Paulding, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Suzie Ebbing from Fort Wayne

Suzie is one lucky lady who enjoys being retired! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of tunes. The artists that help Suzie get through the day are GNR, Aerosmith, ACDC, and Motley Crue. Congratulations to Suzie Ebbing from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jennifer Byrkett from Kendalville

Jennifer is married with three kids, is a dance teacher, and a college student. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the rawness and realness of everyone. "I love Jason Lee and Kluck." The artists that help get through the day are Motionless in White, I Prevail, Rob Zombie, and Marilyn Manson. Congratulations to Jennifer Byrkett from Kendalville, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Rylan Thompson from Fort Wayne

Rylan says he is a musician. His favorite thing about The Bear is the selection of music! The artists that help Rylan get through the day are Black Veil Brides, Palaye Royale, Motionless in White, Slipknot, and Misfits. Congratulations to Rylan Thompson from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Amanda Todd from Delphos, OH

Amanda is happily married with two kids. She loves all music! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music!! The artists that help get through the day are Marilyn Manson, Tool, System of a Down, Seether, Pearl Jam, and Flyleaf. Congratulations to Amanda Todd from Delphos, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Serena Rockwood from Akron, OH

Serena says is a competitive bowler and a night owl who grew up listening to rock music! "I'm a rock girl for life!" Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music. "Always has a good combination." The artists that help Serena get through the day are I Prevail , Korn, Shinedown, Papa Roach, Volbeat, and A Day To Remember. Congratulations to Serena Rockwood from Akron, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Kristina Kittle from Garrett

Tina loves her boyfriend, his son, and her two adult daughters. She also enjoys kayaking and a good bonfire. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music and Heather. The artists that help Tina get through the day are Bad Wolves, Corey Taylor, Black Label Society, and Drowning Pool. Congratulations to Kristina Kittle from Garrett, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Tracy Hausman from Fremont

Tracy loves to live life, especially when riding his Harley Davidsons! His favorite thing about The Bear is EVERYTHING! The artists that help Tracy get through the day are Five Finger Death Punch, Godsmack, AC\DC, Godsmack , and Tool. Congratulations to Tracy Hausman from Fremont, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Angel “The Bass Ninja” Thomas form Harriman, TN

The Bass Ninja enjoys bass fishing, hiking, hanging with her bestest Marianne and my man. "It feels like I work to fish but hope one day fishing pays me!" Angel is also a proud mother of four beautiful daughters as well as four amazing children by marriage so a momma of 8. Her favorite thing about The Bear is their rawness. The artists that help Angel The Bass Ninja get through the day are DIO, Slipknot, Korn, Buckcherry, Ted Nugent, GnR, Megadeth, Ozzy Osbourne, and Disturbed. Congratulations to Angel Thomas from Harriman TN, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Ashley Worrell from Monroevile

Ashley is 27 and has a son. She has worked in the medical field for about 10 years and loves to go to dirt track races. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the Jason Lee and Kluck show; they keep me listening and laughing. The artists that help Ashley get through the day are Disturbed, Tool, Rob Zombie, Slipknot, FFDP, and Korn. Congratulations to Ashley Worrell from Monroevile, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Jessie Sills from Bluffton

Jessie says he has a great job, great friends, and a smoking hot girl! His favorite thing about The Bear is the music. The artists that help Jessie get through the day are Korn, Seether, Shinedown, AC\DC, and GNR. Congratulations to Jessie Sills from Bluffton, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Rhiannon Wilson from Fort Wayne

Rhiannon is married, makes her own skincare products, and works at Nordmann Law Offices. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music variety. The artists that help Rhiannon get through the day are Metallica, AC/DC, Pantera, FFDP, Ozzy, Guns n Roses, Foo Fighters, and Disturbed. Congratulations to Rhiannon Wilson from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Adam Anders from Ossian

Adam says he's the father of a 5 year old girl that he loves spending time with. He also does fingerprinting for the state and federal governments. His favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of music and the DJs are simply awesome! The artists that help Adam get through the day are Tool, Deftones, System of a Down, and Mushroomhead. Congratulations to Adam Anders from Ossian, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Veronica Nicholson from Fort Wayne

Veronica says she's an attorney, Loves her nephews and niece, and enjoys sleeping in on weekends! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music, of course! I also like Lou Brutus and the Jason Lee and Kluck show. The artists that help Veronica get through the day are Three Days Grace, Seether, Breaking Benjamin, Badflower, Cage the Elephant, Pop Evil, Everlast, Redlight King, Audioslave, and Stone Sour. Congratulations to Veronica Nicholson from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Chuck Ferrell from West Virginia

Chuck has been listening to the station since he was 12 and is 36 now. He's a father, husband, hardworker at Mullican Flooring, Musician, paranormal investigator, artist, and a collector of action figures. Him and his wife are expecting their second child. His favorite thing about The Bear is the shows. People funnier than hell, lol. The artists that help Chuck get through the day are Aerosmith and GnR. Congratulations to Chuck Ferrell from West Virginia, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Ryan Nelson from St. Joe

Ryan works at Momper Insulation and says he's married to his amazing with Sarah. They have four kids ages 18 month to eight years old. His favorite thing about The Bear is the DJ’s and music! The artists that help Ryan get through the day are Shinedown, RAGE, The Pretty Reckless, Korn, and Metallica. Congratulations to Ryan Nelson from St. Joe, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Steven Milom from Grabill

Steven lives in Grabill with the wife and his two youngest daughters. He says he loves working on anything he can get a wrench on and The Bear is his life's soundtrack. His favorite thing about The Bear is the variety of old and new music. The artists that help Steven get through the day are GnR, Disturbed, Papa Roach, and Volbeat Congratulations to Steven Milom from Grabill, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

John Allen from Sherwood, OH

John says he has 3 children, two dogs, and one wife. Loves hobbies that have him outside as much as possible. His favorite thing about The Bear is the DJs are very entertaining. The artists that help John get through the day are Rage Against The Machine, Pantera, Prodigy, Suicidal Tendencies, Static-X, Butthole Surfers, and Marilyn Manson. Congratulations to John Allen from Sherwood, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Skyla Menke from Van Wert

Skyla says she loves listening to music. Loves her family & friends. She loves animals, drawing and working! Her favorite thing about The Bear is: The Jason Lee and Kluck Show, the music, contests, and everyone's funny content The artists that help Skyla get through the day are Incubus, Smashing Pumpkins, Tool, Disturbed, Underoath, Blink 182, Counting Crows, and A Day To Remember. Congratulations to Skyla Menke from Van Wert, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Kadey Dollar from Bluffton

Kadey says she's into singing, reading, and writing. She also takes care of 2 small boys and goes to school full time. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the DJs and the variety in the music is awesome! The artists that help Kadey get through the day are Seether, Metallica, Theory of a Deadman, AC/DC, Pop Evil, Slipknot. Congratulations to Kadey Dollar from Bluffton, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Zach Stamper from Warsaw

Zach say he's a music fanatic, a wrestler, and loves to hunt and fish. His favorite thing about The Bear is the music. The artists that help Zach get through the day are All That Remains, Five Finger Death Punch, Papa Roach, Dio, Metallica, Linkin Park, and Killswitch Engage. Congratulations to Zach Stamper from Warsaw, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Vincent Cook from Fort Wayne

Vincent says he has the best fiancé and they have a little rocker on the way! They have two dogs, a basset and wiener dog. Vincent says he can be found usually watching baseball or football and trying new beers when he gets time.  His favorite thing about The Bear is: That they play new and old rock The artists that help Vincent get through the day are Five Finger Death Punch, Tool, Ozzy, Slipknot, and Volbeat. Congratulations to Vincent Cook from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Erica Kogge from Saint Marys, OH

Erica says she just recently got her own house. She adores reading books and loves going to see concerts. Her favorite thing about The Bear is the head banging, loud as all get out, mix of new and classic rock. The artists that help Erica get through the day are Black Veil Brides, Motionless in White, In this moment, Led Zeppelin, Falling in Reverse , and New Year’s Day. Congratulations to Erica Kogge from Saint Marys, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Aaron Baumgartner from Bluffton

Aaron is a huge movie buff. He loves watching the Cubs (hopefully win another World Series). Aaron is also a proud Navy Veteran. His favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show. The artists that help Aaron get through the day are Van Halen, Black Sabbath, Pink Floyd, Alice Cooper, Beastie Boys, Green Day, Led Zeppelin , and Nirvana. Congratulations to Aaron Baumgartner from Bluffton, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Alyssa Switzer from Ohio City

Alyssa says she has a beautiful daughter, she helps make semi-trailers, and wants to become a plumber! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the music. The artists that help get through the day are FFDP, Architects, Atreyu, Zero 9:36, and Stellar. Congratulations to Alyssa Switzer from Ohio City, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Sabrina Osmun from Hicksville, OH

Sabrina says she is married to an amazing man and loves cats! Her favorite thing about The Bear is the fact that "It's my metal escape in a world of country and pop music" The artists that help Sabrina get through the day are ALL OF THEM!! Surprise me! Congratulations to Sabrina Osmun from Hickvills, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Corey Woods from Fort Wayne

Corey likes riding his Harley with his wife. His favorite thing about The Bear is Heather. He says, "She's the best!" The artists that help Corey get through the day are anything by Hinder. Congratulations to Corey Woods from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Taylor Radcliffe from Paulding, OH

Taylor says, "I have a loving wife, four boys, a pitbull and like anything outdoors." His favorite thing about The Bear is the fact that it's been rocking his radio for over 15 years! The artists that help Taylor get through the day are Five Finger Death Punch, Shinedown, Godsmack, Staind, and Volbeat. Congratulations to Taylor Radcliffe from Paulding, OH, today’s Listener of the Day - powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Christopher Thatcher from Eaton, IN

Chris works at Huggin's in Hartford City and says, "I have two kids, a beautiful wife and I will do anything for my family." His favorite thing about The Bear is the DJ's. The artists that help Chris get through the day are: • Disturbed • Rob Zombie • Bad Wolves • The Hu • Five Finger Death Punch Congratulations to Christopher Thatcher from Eaton, OH, Today’s Listener of the Day - Powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

David Stout from Fort Wayne

David is 24-years-old, recently moved to Fort Wayne, and has been married for over a year. He says, "I play guitar and drums and try to be the best provider for my family that I can be." David's favorite thing about The Bear is The Jason Lee and Kluck Show, "so I can get some laughs in while on my way to work." The artists that help David get through the day are Avenged Sevenfold, Disturbed, Godsmack, Metallica, and Korn. Congratulations to David Stout from Fort Wayne, Today’s Listener of the Day, powered by J.F. Miller – Your Honest Choice for Heating and Air.

Kalie Baier from Dunkirk

Kalie says, "I’m a mom of 2 kiddos, music gets me through the days, and I’m 31 years old." Her favorite thing about The Bear is, "the variety of rock music." The artists that help Kalie get through the day are: • Korn • AC/DC • Bad Wolves • System of a Down

Cassie Anderson from Bryan, OH

Cassie says; "I have two cats and I like to play video games." Her favorite thing about The Bear is: I enjoy Jason Lee and Kluck The artists that help Cassie get through the day are: • Volbeat • Five Finger Death Punch • Shinedown • Papa Roach • Pop Evil

Jenny Rosalez from Decatur

Jenny says: "I'm a mom and a wife and I love winter!!" Her favorite thing about The Bear is: Hardly any commercials The artists that help Jenny get through the day are: • Metallica • Green Day

Jeremiah Meyer from West Liberty, KY

Jeremiah says: "Im Rockin all the way down in the Bluegrass! I work a lot. Family is important to me. Music is Life." His favorite thing about The Bear is: Able to online stream The artists that help Jeremiah get through the day are: • ACDC • Rob Zombie • Powerman 5000 • Halestorm

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