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Jims Diner

Monday (every other), 9am-Noon
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Jim has a twin bother and was born in Topeka, KS. He has lived in Grand Junction since 1951.

His first radio experience was a Saturday morning program on KEXO-AM radio when he and a fellow student, Leroy Ashby, hosted an hour radio program called "Tiger Tales" about and for Grand Junction Highschool (1955-1956).

Jim enjoys most music, including classical, blues, jazz, country, and tunes from the 50s and 60s. You'll hear a lively misc of oldies, big band, and doo wop on his show.

During 2001, Jim became acquainted with KAFM and hosted a public affairs program featuring Hospice, a local non-profit for which he directed fundraising for 14 years.

February 2002, Jim joined KAFM Radio as a music programmer and had a Sunday morning program from 6am-9am playing jazz.  He opend Jim's Diner on May 2003, in the same time slot, moving to his current slow in 2007.
 

Community Events

The Grand Junction Commission on Arts and Culture is embarking on an economic impact study of the arts in Grand Junction for 2016. They will be attending cultural events and gathering paper surveys from patrons. If you attend cultural events and see them there, please take 2 minutes to complete the anonymous survey and be a part of this extremely important project that will benefit the entire community. Contact Lorie Gregor, 970-254-3876 with questions.


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