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Radiothon raises 128K for St. Jude'

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WAUSAU, WI (WSAU) -  A central Wisconsin fundraiser for St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital was very successful.  Midwest Communications 101.9 WDEZ Radio hosted Country Cares for St. Jude’s this past weekend from Trig’s in Wausau. The radiothon brought in donations from listeners and supporters totalling $128,045.

WDEZ’s Joe Cassady says several Partners in Hope special event coordinators, advertisers, clients, and listeners made it possible.

This is the 12th year WDEZ has hosted the Country Cares radiothon in central Wisconsin.  MIdwest Communications is based in Wausau and operates over 50 radio stations in several states including 101.9 WDEZ, 95.5 WIFC, Rock 94.7, Fox Sports 1390/93.9, and 550/99.9 WSAU.