Stephen King Announces New Talk Show Coming to WZON 

Zone radio owner and Bangor’s most famous resident, Stephen King, hosted his first ever press conference Tuesday to announce a new talk radio show.The Pulse Morning Show will make its debut on WZON AM and FM on September 12th from 6 am to 10 am and online at zoneradio.comLong-time politician Pat LaMarche and former television reporter Don Cookson will host the show which will offer news and commentary on local and national news topics.They hope to be a voice for the people of Bangor and want to attract all types of listeners.”We’re going to try to be informative, we’re going to be provocative, we’re going to be amusing and we’re going to try and be a positive community force which is something that I’ve always tried to be a part of,” King said.”This is about community and it’s about trying to bring some sort of reasoned perspective to what’s going on in Maine and in our country,” Cookson said.The Pulse will continue to broadcast Red Sox, Bruins, high school games and their afternoon sports show but have no plans to expand sports.On the day The Pulse Morning Show launches, they will be collecting groceries and gas cards for Wounded Warriors.