John Roten is the host of the Roten in the Morning Show heard weekday mornings from 5:30 to 9 am on AM 1450 WATA and from sunrise to 9:00 on NewsTalk 1200 WXIT.
WATA is the Voice of Boone and Watauga County with over 60 years of service to the community it is truly the High Country's heritage station. WATA offers a unique line up of programs for its listeners and the most loyal audience anywhere to its advertisers. Roten in the Morning is the weekday morning staple at WATA.
WXIT is one of the strongest AM daytime stations in Western North Carolina broadcasting our nations most compelling talk radio hosts with Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, and Dave Ramsey. Roten in the Morning is the local flavor that ties it all together from Sunrise until 9 each weekday morning.
John Roten & his team lead a three and a half hour whirlwind of news, entertainment, politics, local and national topics and great interviews and guests starting each morning at 5:30 a.m. and running until 9 a.m. If you want to know what's going on in the High Country, a daily dose of Roten in the Morning is mandatory. WATA also broadcasts Appalachain State University Football, Basketball. and Baseball as well as Watauga High School sports. Contact Roten in the Morning at(828) 262-1567 or (828) 264-2411.