Kris Stevens
Kris joined KQV in the fall of 1968. Born in MIlwaukee, Kris graduated high school in Ishpeming, Wisconsin and got his first radio job at WJPD in Ishpeming in May 1962. In 1963 he moved on to Gary Indiana and WLTH. In 1966 it was off to the legendary KOIL in Omaha where he did midday and was music director. Kris was known as Johnny Mitchell while was part of the KOIL staff. The KOIL staff over the years also included fellow KQV jocks, Fred Winston, Gary Gears, Sam Holman, Bob Wilson, and program director Mike McCormick. Kris left KQV for WLS in February 1969 when Jim Quinn returned to Pittsburgh. Kris's other career radio stops include CKLW in Winsdor, WQXI in Atlanta, WCFL in Chicago, and KIIS in Los Angeles.

     Today Kris owns Kris Stevens Enterprises. His work is heard all over the world. His Christmas programs, including "Christmas In The Air", "The Magic Of Christmas", The 12 Hours Of Christmas", and "Christmas In The Country" are award winners. His is the station voice of many TV and Radio stations across the country.!

Kris Stevens at KQV
Kris Erik Stevens at WLS
Kris at CKLW
Kris & Chuck Buell at WLS
Kris in 2010

Kris was featured in the Cruisin' 1970 recreation. Click above for more information.
         Kris Erik Stevens KQV Airchecks 
 Kris Erik Stevens Aircheck    (8:02) Top 114 of 1968 - 12/31/68     Kris Erik Stevens Aircheck
 Kris Erik Stevens Aircheck   (3:28) Top 114 of 1968 - 1/01/69        Kris Erik Stevens Aircheck
 Kris Erik Stevens Aircheck    (7:33) "The Return of Jim Quinn"      Kris Erik Stevens Aircheck
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