Dave O'Brien

Host of Mornings with Dave O'Brien

Dave has been on the radio since 1985 and on the air in Indianapolis since 1996. He spent his childhood in California and Virginia, and graduated from the University of Virginia in 1989. Dave is married to Cheryl, a producer for Fox 59 WXIN-TV. The O'Brien’s have a daughter who spends most of her free time riding horses and playing musical instruments.



2012, 2013, 2015 Country Music Association Best Radio Personality for Large Market Radio

2012, 2014, 2015, 2016 Academy of Country Music Best Radio Personality for Large Market Radio

2016 Marconi Radio Awards Large Market Personality of the Year



2013, 2014 Indiana Broadcasters Association's Spectrum Award for Best Radio Personality in Indiana


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Garth Brooks called in to talk with Dave and Casey about how Thanksgiving was in the Brooks' house, having a song that is about to top charts again and also about the Anthology he just released! Audio titled garth-brooks-interview
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Looking for a way to get rid of some of your Thanksgiving weight come out to 8 Seconds Saloon on Saturday when Chris Lane will be in town for a Bud Light HANK IT UP Concert Series! Audio titled chris-lane
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According to a new survey, 50.9 million Americans are expected to do this this weekend. Travel This year is expected to be the heaviest travel year since Thanksgiving of 2005. 45.5 million people will be driving and 3.95 million will fly. (Another 1.48 million are expected to...
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