Rick Crandall Blogs

The Award Goes To...

Wednesday through Sunday I spent most of the days with my father at #UCHealth. He was admitted for a pretty serious infection and it took time for the medicine to start catching up with the bad stuff. I think one of the hardest things to do is sit in a hospital room with a loved one who isn't... Read More

Wishing You a Happy 2017

We recently wrapped up our special Christmas programming on Cruisin 1430 and part of the fun of the season was sharing the stories of the traditions we share. But one of my favorite traditions isn't about Christmas, but it's neighbor a week later, New Year's Eve. Just where did the tradition of... Read More

Traditions...

Every year, right after my birthday, the first sign that the holidays are coming arrives at the Crandall House. It’s a table top Christmas tree that was a gift from our friend Sue a while back and it sits in our bedroom in front of the window. Each night as we ready for bed it lights our way and... Read More

WATCH: Iowa Choir Sings To Honor WWII Soldier On Flight

Passengers on a commercial flight received a very nice surprise when an Iowa Choir sang to honor a WWII Soldier. Watch the full story here . WATCH The Choir Perform Below Video of Choir sings 'Battle Hymn of the Republic' to honor fallen Houston soldier Read More

Thank You For 25 Wonderful Years

There is no way anyone on Earth would have imagined on Monday morning, June 17, 1991 that what they we hearing for the first time on AM 1430 would continue for 25-years. Hey, I was the thing they were hearing for the first time and I would never have predicted it!! But Mark Twain once said, “The... Read More

Thank You For 25 Wonderful Years

There is no way anyone on Earth would have imagined on Monday morning, June 17, 1991 that what they we hearing for the first time on AM 1430 would continue for 25-years. Hey, I was the thing they were hearing for the first time and I would never have predicted it!! But Mark Twain once said, “The... Read More

A Rockies Fan...

Tonight, when the Colorado Rockies take the field for their 2016 season opener, my mind will be filled with tons of wonderful memories. I’ll remember April 9, 1993 and sitting at Mile High Stadium with Diane and 80,000 others for the Rockies first home game and Eric Young leading off with a home... Read More