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.


Recent Headlines

in Sports, Viral Videos

Marshawn Lynch doesn’t want to get fined

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The Seattle Seahawks running back has a goal for Media Day.

in Music

Meghan Trainor, Harry Styles team up for a duet

Meghan Trainor arrives at the 42nd annual American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Harry Styles and Meghan Trainor channel their heartbreak into a new song called "Someday Maybe."

in Viral Videos

School announces snow day with ‘Let It Go’ parody

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Who needs robocalls when you can declare school closures through song?

in Music

Katy Perry leads the way for Super Bowl’s ‘girl power’ moment

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The most-watched 12 minutes on U.S. television is expected to be all about the ladies.

in Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch apologizes for ‘colored’ remark

Benedict Cumberbatch attends a special screening of "The Imitation Game" at the DGA Theater on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Benedict Cumberbatch is "devastated" after realizing he caused offense during a chat about diversity on Tavis Smiley's late-night show.