It seems like we’ve been partners forever, but it became official on August 29, 2011. WERT AM 1220 and WKSD radio stations became the first 2 affiliates of Brownfield Ohio Radio Network. WERT in Van Wert is a heritage station having begun its broadcast service in 1958. WKSD, licensed officially to Paulding, Ohio, signed on the air in 1989 and is Paulding and Van Wert Counties only FM facility.
The stations are Charter Members of Brownfield Ohio Radio Network. Pictured, Dave Russell, Ohio Brownfield Farm Director presenting a Charter Member plaque to Dave Roach, General Manager and Chris Roberts, Program Director. Mike Cady, Brownfield Affiliate Relations Manager is standing beside Chris.