Contact Us

Jason Cooper

I have always loved radio. This goes back to my childhood when a neighbor had a talk show on a Detroit station. I would go down to the station with him, watch and listen to him, and think "I want to do that one day!" I started out with a radio class in high school, interned at the neighbor's station, and then continued in college. Unfortunately, like most new college graduates, I had bills to pay, so I took a job in sales instead of following my passion. After a few sales jobs over a ten year period, including an Internet start-up that didn't work out, I took time to figure out what I wanted to do with the rest of my life, and would make me happy while doing it. This led me back to radio. I went to Specs Howard to get reacquainted with the industry and while there, did yet another internship at WWJ 950AM. From there I got my first break reporting the news for a group of radio stations in Big Rapids, Michigan. My claim to fame while there? I was standing next to United States Senator Carl Levin who was in town speaking when two college students ran up and threw a pie into his face. I had gotten the audio too! No one else there had pictures or video. Fox News, ABC and others called and asked for it. After about 15 months there, I wanted to come back to this side of the state where my family and friends are, and take on a new challenge. In September 2011, I was hired in as the News Director here at WFNT 1470. I am happy to be here, look forward to working in the Flint community, and helping to make WFNT the media presence I know it can be!
Google Maps
Google Maps
[

Search for Mott Community College President Narrowed Down to Four

A search for the next president of Mott Community College has been narrowed down to four finalists.

According to MLive, interviews and forums with the finalists will take place the week of June 9th. The search for a new president began earlier this year after Richard Shank announced he was retiring after 14 years as president. Shank s

Read More|Comment

WCRZ
WCRZ
[

Southeastern Michigan One of Twelve Regions Designated for Federal Initiative

The City of Flint, Genesee County and areas from 12 other counties across southeastern Michigan have been designated to receive federal funding aimed at revitalizing manufacturing through the Investing in Manufacturing Communities Program (IMCP)

Read More|Comment

Scott Barbour, Getty Images
Scott Barbour, Getty Images
[

Jobs being Posted for New American SpiralWeld Pipe Plant in Flint

American SpiralWeld Pipe Co. – the company that will manufacture pipe for the Karegnondi Water Authority pipeline from Lake Huron to Flint – has announced they have updated their application process as an easier way to find openings at their new plant at the former Buick City site which just recently got under construction

Read More|Comment

courtesy Flint MTA
courtesy Flint MTA
[

MTA Holds Meeting About Plans to Reduce Service [Video]

The Flint Mass Transportation Authority held the first of two public meetings on Tuesday night in which they outlined plans to reduce service this summer.

According to ABC 12, from June 24 through September 1, fixed route bus service would be reduced to once an hour from 10:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Only one bus an hour would be available for each route. Also beginning June 24 and running through Oct

Read More|Comment

Category: Flint News, Videos Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wfnt.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Flint's News Talk quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on Flint's News Talk quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!