Toucher & Rich Expand To Springfield

Lazer 99.3 98.5 WLZX SpringfieldSaga Communications Rock “Lazer 99.3/98.5” 1600 WLZX/98.5 W253CD East Longmeadow/Springfield and 99.3 WLZX-FM Northampton MA will launch the Toucher & Rich show in mornings on Monday, May 9.

Hosted by Fred Toucher and Rich Shertenlieb and based at Beasley Media’s “98.5 The Sports Hub” WBZ-FM Boston, the show entered regional syndication last fall on Townsquare Media’s Alternative “WCYY” network of 94.3 WCYY Biddeford/Portland, 1400 WJZN/95.9 W240DH Augusta, and WPKQ North Conway NH.

Toucher & Rich fill the morning slot on WLZX/WLZX-FM that had been held by Dave Coombs. Coombs has since moved to middays at Saga’s “Hometown Rock 96.5” WKLH-FM Milwaukee.

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