Chet Buchanan is the host and creator of 98.5 KLUC’s Chet Buchanan and the Morning Zoo! Since it’s inception in 1999 it has consistently been one of the highest rated and most beloved radio shows in Las Vegas. In addition to anchoring the morning show, which he was named “Best of Las Vegas” by the Las Vegas Review-Journal for, Chet can be seen just about everywhere in Las Vegas.
Many Las Vegans know Chet from his work on the court at UNLV Runnin’ Rebel Basketball games, appearing as a frequent contributor on Fox 5’s “More at Four,” or holding down a packed schedule hosting multiple corporate, civic, and charity events.
Chet is also the brains behind the annual Chet Buchanan and the Morning Zoo Toy Drive, where he lives and broadcasts live on top of 30 foot scaffolding for 12 days straight to raise toys for thousands of Las Vegas children. Since it’s inception, the 98.5 KLUC Chet Buchanan and the Morning Zoo Toy Drive has grown to become recognized as “The World’s Largest Single Location Toy Drive” and in 2010 filled (14) 50 foot semi trailers, as well as collecting over 2,000 bicycles, and raising over $145,000 in gift cards.
The female blanket octopus is over 70 times larger than the male. She’s six feet, he’s less than an inch. So for mating, he basically just swims in, breaks his junk inside of her, then swims off.
Do you remember that scene where Adam Sandler makes “peeing your pants” cool in Billy Madison? Well, Ben Sowards recently got a phone call from his wife, where she explained that their daughter had “an accident” in school and needed to be picked up… So what did he do? He splashed some water on his pants and picked her up! It’s Today’s “Good Feeling Story of the Day”
During the Kayla report, Chet Buchanan revived a troubling email that drove the show completely off course…
Svend Petersen managed the Beverly Hills Hotel poll for over 20 years! Now at age 89, Svend struggled after leaving the hotel, and ended up homeless and in trouble with the IRS… One of his closest friends started a GoFundMe with a goal of $5900 to help him get back on his feet. Now they’ve raised over $11,000!! With a special $5000 donation from Sandra Bullock! It’s Today’s “Good Feeling Story of the Day”
Movie expert “Jacob the Movie Guy” reviewed “Going In Style,”the excited new film that stars both Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine.
The lead singer for Toto in the mid and late-1980s was Joseph Williams. His father is John Williams . . . the composer for “Star Wars”.
Delta Air Lines might be on to something with trying to calm angry, frustrated, potentially stranded travelers with free pizza.
Every Thursday The World’s Greatest Psychic Gary Spivey helps Vegas with its spiritual and supernatural questions and issues. Christina wants to know if her boyfriend is okay, he was shot and killed in January… Angela’s husband recently moved out after 15 years of marriage, is the relationship over? Eddie’s wife has been having kidney issues, will she get better?
Pittsburg High School in southeastern Kansas just hired a new principal, Amy Robertson! Journalism students for the school newspaper wanted to do a story on their new principal. Furthermore, as the students began to dig deeper into Principal Robertson, they found something unusual… her teaching degree was earned from “Corllins University” which is an illegitimate university with no credibility whatsoever or even a website! Furthermore, after the article was posted, Principal Robertson resigned! It’s Today’s “Good Feeling Story of the Day”
How far would you be willing to go to win $5,000,000? Would you make out with you mom for 2 hours? How about about eat your dog?