Ryan Long

Ryan Long

Ryan joined KICD / Lite 104.9 as News Director in May of 2007.  Ryan is an only child and was born in Kokomo, Indiana before moving to Michigan City, Indiana where he lived from age 2 to 21.  At that time, Ryan felt it was time to get on with his life so he enrolled at Brown College in Minnesota where he graduated with honors with an Associate’s Degree in Radio Broadcasting.  Ryan spent time working for a radio station in Ottumwa for awhile, after that he took a one month break back at his hometown radio station before Iowa came calling back.


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in Entertainment

See what’s new on Netflix this month

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Are you over fireworks and cookouts? Stay inside and binge on these movies and shows that are now showing on Netflix.

in Entertainment, Sports

Mayweather, Pacquiao, Perry among the ‘best paid’ celebrities

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Musicians and athletes dominate the world's highest-paid celebs, according to the latest rankings.

in Entertainment, National

Celebrate safely with these fireworks tips

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Don't be one of the thousands of Americans injured by fireworks on July Fourth. Stay safe and have a happy holiday!

in National, Viral Videos

WATCH: The origin of fireworks

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The history behind the July Fourth firecrackers that mark our Independence Day celebrations.

in Viral Videos

Miami judge recognizes suspect as middle school classmate

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A man charged with burglary is moved to tears when he realizes he went to middle school with the judge assigned to his case.