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July $50 gift card giveaway

July 19, 2024

On Friday, July 26th, we will be giving away $50 gift cards to great local businesses. The contest will run from 6am to 4pm. When you hear the sounder, make sure to call 330-364-9537 for your chance to win a $50 gift card. You could win $50 to one of these […]

2024 Chillin’ & Grillin’ Contest – Semifinalists are named

July 15, 2024

Registration is over. We are drawing semifinalists all week. Grand prize winner will be announced Monday, July 22! #1 Semifinalist: Faith Deasy of New Philadelphia #2 Semifinalist: Jim Vickers of New Philadelphia #3 Semifinalist: Ronna Coventry of Uhrichsville #4 Semifinalist: Ricky West of Strasburg #5 Semifinalist: Christina Wills of Gnadenhutten […]

Area Vacation Bible Schools 2024

June 3, 2024

July 22 – 26: Grace Lutheran Church in Dover. Camp Firelight Vacation Bible School is for kids ages 3 through 5th grade and will run 6 to 7:30 each night. Please register by July 12th. You can register by email: or visit their website at July 28 – […]

WJER’s new podcast Talkin’ Trash!

May 16, 2024

Join Hannah Hartman & Rachel Rothacher for WJER’s new podcast “Talkin’ Trash!” where they discuss how to recycle properly in Tuscarawas County. We know things can get pretty confusing, especially as rules and regulations change over time, so we’re here to offer helpful information for those who are trying to […]

Military Appreciation videos

May 16, 2024

May is “Military Appreciation Month,” and WJER is recognizing area veterans with special video features this month. Visit the “Videos” page at to watch videos where Michele Spring interviews area veterans about their service, what it means to them, and how it has affected their lives. We’ll post different […]

New rule in WJER contests!!

April 15, 2024

In order to better serve our listeners, effective April 1st, 2024, WJER implemented an age requirement for our contests. With the exception of the daily birthday contest, all winners must be age 18 or older, and winners may be asked to provide photo identification to claim a prize. This is […]

Megan Kneuss is the winner of the Great Escape Contest

March 21, 2024

Megan Kneuss is our grand prize winner of the Great Escape Contest. She won $2,000 thanks to our 11 sponsors: Tuscarawas County YMCA We Lov Pets! Yoder’s Hometown Market Magic Hobbies Tuscarawas County Senior Center Petz Place Sugar Valley Meats Signs To Go Dee’s Restaurant Yaggi’s Cheese House Performing Arts Center […]

Quaker Cinema contest

February 12, 2024

Each Friday, WJER Radio provides the Quaker Cinema Entertainment Report so you can make plans for the week ahead! Did you know we give away 2 passes to a movie at the Quaker Cinema every week? We have moved the contest to Thursdays in the Gabby Show. Listen during The […]

New prize in our Monthly Birthday Contest!

February 7, 2024

WJER would like to welcome the newest sponsor of our Monthly Birthday Contest – CarTunez & Accessories in New Philadelphia! Starting this February, CarTunez & Accessories joins the Dutch Valley Campus, Little Caesars, and Baker Florist as a sponsor of the contest. In addition to dinner for two at Dutch […]