Ruby Radio VP of Programming Tom Chase is retiring after 47 years in the radio industry. 

“After some 47 years in radio... I'm hanging up my headphones,” he posted on Facebook. “It's been a great career... Lewiston, Idaho, Fresno, Sacramento, Denver, 23 years at KSNE in Las Vegas, and the past 6 years working for my friends Ken and Alene Sutherland in Elko, NV.” 

Ruby Radio owns country KBGZ Spring Creek (103.9), hot AC KHIX Carlin (96.7) and classic hits KUOL Elko (94.5).