Michigan Talk Network

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The Michigan Talk Network
TypeRadio network
SloganWe work here. We play here. We live here. We are the Michigan Talk Network
OwnerTownsquare Media
Launch date
Former names
Michigan Talk Radio Network

Michigan Talk Network (often abbreviated MTN) is a satellite-distributed, syndicated talk radio service that has a variety of programs airing on 23 radio affiliates in the U.S. state of Michigan. It operates from its flagship station WJIM in Lansing, Michigan and is under ownership of Townsquare Media.

The Steve Gruber Show is MTN's morning program and its flagship product. Steve Gruber is a veteran American broadcaster whose career began in the mid 1980s. Steve Gruber's career has included television journalism as an investigative reporter with NBC affiliate WCMH Columbus, Ohio and nationally syndicated TV adventure programming as host of Excalibur's Outdoor America on Outdoor Channel. Gruber's run as host is the longest in the history of Outdoor Channel. The Steve Gruber Show airs live weekdays 6–9 a.m. from their flagship station WJIM in Lansing, MI. Ivey Ramos Gruber is the programs Executive Producer and is also a frequent on air contributor. Other guests include: President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder, Steve Forbes, Dana Perino, Ted Nugent, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, Senator Rand Paul, Dr. John Lott and more. Some or all of the show also airs on 15 affiliate radio stations including: WJRW, WKMI, WLBY, WBCH, WMKT-AM, WMKT-FM, WATT, WMIQ, WDMJ, WIAN, WKLQ, WFNT, WYPV, WMMI & WLCO.

The HUGE Show, with Bill "HUGE" Simonson, airs live weekdays 3–6 p.m. on 11 radio stations: WVFN, WQLR, WTRX, WTKA, WLUN, WHTC, WSJM-FM, WSJM-AM, WMBN, WKAD & WFYC.


  • The Steve Gruber Show
  • The HUGE Show (sports talk, hosted by Bill "HUGE" Simonson)
  • The C.A.R. Show (hosted by Roger Kwapich, Dan Pietras and Steve Stewart)
  • The Gardening Show (hosted by Dr. Dean Krauskopf)
  • Greening of the Great Lakes (hosted by Dr. Kirk Heinze)
  • Tom Matt's 'Boomers Rock' Radio Talk Show (hosted by Tom Matt)
  • The Internet Advisor (hosted by Foster Braun, Gary Baker and Ed Rudel)
  • Travel Michigan (with Dave Lorenz, and Michelle Grinnell)
  • Wild Michigan with Duran Martinez (outdoors show)
  • Deb Hart's Loving Life (Health and Wellness)
  • The Grillin' Guys