McCoy in the Morning


  • Big John McCoy has been with KJJY since February of 1988, first hosting the evening show, then moving to mornings a year later. He’s the longest-running radio personality in the Des Moines market, having been on the air here for over 38 years. He’s a born & raised Iowan, graduating from Adel-DeSoto high school and Iowa State University. He lives in Waukee with his wife Jo, corgi dog Dewey, and cats, Dolores & Frankie. He loves to cook (check out his YouTube channel called “John Eats Cheap” where he shares lots of great recipes and shows how to make them) and he & Jo love to travel.

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McCoy in the QUICK HITS for Tuesday

Little bits about a lot of things, including the most iconic movie themes of all time, a couple new world records, and some new HOT flavors of Blue Diamond Almonds!MORE

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Recipes for dinner with your cat!

Now you can sit down to dinner with your cat and enjoy some tasty dishes like Ancho Butternut Squash Chicken Street Tacos, or Honey Sriracha Chicken with fried rice!MORE

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McCoy in the Morning Celebrity Insider for Monday

What did Willie Nelson request in his letter to President Biden? And Jennifer Nettles has a solo album coming out that will NOT be country, but you’ll probably recognize a lot of the songs.MORE