Shiawassee Radio is a podcast about Shiawassee County, Michigan.
Josh Strickland is an Associated Press and Michigan Association of Broadcasters award winning personality. Josh Strickland grew up in Durand in Shiawassee County, graduating from Durand Area High School in 1998.
His radio career began before graduation at WFNT-AM in nearby Flint, in 1996.
His first full time radio job came in 1998 at WJSZ-FM in Shiawassee County's most populus community, Owosso. After more than a decade of moving from town to town, broadcasting to audiences throughout the midwest and southeast United States, Josh Strickland and family returned to Durand in 2012. That year, he founded the local news website DurandNow.com, now the flagship for The Durand Now Network of local news websites. Today, Josh Strickland can be heard weekday mornings across the state on the stations of the Smile FM Radio Network. Josh Strickland in the Morning is broadcast from the Shiawassee Radio studios in Durand. In Shiawassee County, Smile FM is heard on 88.1 and 89.7.
Serving Durand, Bancroft, Lennon, Byron, Gaines, Swartz Creek and Railfans everywhere since 2012!
Serving Corunna and Vernon since 2014!
Uplifting Shiawassee County since 2014!
Serving Perry, Morrice, Shaftsburg and Laingsburg since 2015!
Serving Owosso since 2016!
Serving Clinton, Eaton and Ingham counties since 2017!