The Northen Light is now broadcasting at 96.5 FM

Welcome to 103 Country

The home of 103 Country & the all-new Northern Light - 96.5 FM

103 Country & The Northern Light

103 Country Programming

Serving central Michigan with 25,000 watts ~ 103 Country features the top songs of the 1980's and 1990's.  Each Saturday night, from 4 pm - 12 midnight, call or text your favorite country selection during the LIVE request show, "Circle of Friends".  989. 426.1031


24 hours of unique Christian programming.  Totally unique!!!! Enjoy the sounds of Country-Gospel, News, Sports, Weather and a refreshing presentation of your favorite tunes!!!

We're From The Country ~ & We Like It That Way!


This photo was taken on the Calhoun Road earlier this year. City radio stations pretending to be from the country just can't fool anyone!  Listen to 103Country, then text us your city and state.  989-426-1031.  We want to hear from you!!

103 FM's Sgt. Watts is a SOLDAN's Pet Photo Contest winner

Congratulations to Emily and Sgt Watts !!

Sgt. Watts has been the station mascot for two years.  He thinks he is beautiful, so he entered the SOLDAN's PET PHOTO CONTEST.  He did not receive the most votes, but he was a staff favorite.  Thanks for voting for 103 Country's "Cryin Bryan" Watts.


Register to Win ~ $ 103.10 Gas Card

Register October 9 - 24 for your chance to win a $ 103.1 gas card ~ from your friends at 103 Country


GLADWIN:  gladwin tire, superflite marathon, r & g lowmart

MIDLAND:  southworth jewelry 

HARRISON:  steve's country meats, o'neil's flowers, gifts & more
CLARE:  clare hardware, clare auto sales, mcguire's chevrolet, clare automotive, elite wireless, american marble, coyne's oil and propane,  clare tire,  xsell communications, family farm and home

COLEMAN:  gene's of coleman
WEST BRANCH:  west branch collision 

BAY CITY: thelen chrysler

SANFORD:  sanford hardware, c & m homes

AUBURN:  tri-city equipment rental,  fruitland market

ROSEBUSH:  rosebush automotive

MT. PLEASANT:  mt. pleasant rental

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Office Hours Monday - Friday 8-4

We appreciate hearing from our friends.  Feel free to stop at the studios at your convenience!!

103 Country & The Northern Light (96.5 FM)

3601 W Woods Rd, Gladwin, MI 48624

Studios & Office: (989) 426-1031