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C-FUN Fun Bug

10/10/19 - CFUN AM 1410 Vancouver alumni were part of a panel discussion Tuesday, reflecting on the station’s history at the bi-annual RPM Lunch held at the Georgia and Cardero White Spot restaurant. Former CFOX and JACK FM colleague Larry Hennessey paid tribute to Kerry Marshall, who passed away in August at age 70. The event was followed with the former CFUN personalities taking a photo on the steps of the station’s building at 4th & Cypress, which is slated for demolition in the New Year.  Broadcast Dialogue  Andy Hall Radio West Photos  Facebook Posting

Matt McAllister

10/09/19 - The Morning Wolfpack with Matt McAllister” on The Wolf KKWF-FM 100.7 Seattle wins Major Market CMA Personality of the Year. Winners of the CMA Broadcast Awards will be recognized November 13 at “Country Music Biggest Night.”  InsideRadio
 
Mary Nam

10/08/19 - KOMO-TV Seattle news anchor Mary Nam speaks for the first time about her very personal fight with breast cancer. She underwent mastectomy surgery and it was a resounding success. Doctors say she will not need chemotherapy or radiation treatment.  KOMO News Staff

 KKOL AM        1300

10/08/19 - The Salem Media Group trade of KKOL 1300 AM Seattle for Intelli, LLC's KPAM 860 AM in Portland has now officially closed.  Radio Online

RadioActive

10/08/19 - The youth-produced stories of sixteen teenagers ages 15-18 from across Puget Sound will air Tuesdays and Thursdays, October 24 - December 19 on KUOW-FM 94.9 Seattle. It's part of the station's All Things Considered program.  Radio Ink


New York Vinnie

10/08/19 - After nearly ten years in Pittsburgh, Vinnie Richichi, aka New York Vinnie returns to Seattle, with his "Drivetime" car-culture show Saturdays on KKNW AM 1150All Access Music Group

Bob Mills

10/05/19 - Retired Kelowna broadcaster and former CFOX-FM 99.3 Vancouver PD Bob Mills has been named Broadcaster of the Year by the B.C. Association of Broadcasters. CKNW AM 980 talk show host Lynda Steele is this year’s Broadcast Performer of the Year. Connie Thiessen, Broadcast Dialogue
 
The Raven CKCC-FM Campbell River

10/04/19 - The Raven CKCC-FM 100.7 Campbell River has put out a hiring call for all positions as it nears sign-on. It will operate with mostly a Country format. Milkman Unlimited
 
Pierre Martineau

10/04/19 -  A ceremony in remembrance of Pierre Martineau will take place today beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Studio 700 at CBC, 700 Hamilton Street, Vancouver. The former CBUFT reporter, anchor and host passed away on September 13 at age 67.  CBC Tribute Video
 
Research Director, Inc.

10/03/19 - The Ratings Experts at Research Director, Inc. provide exclusive September 2019 PPM analysis for Seattle-Tacoma and four other radio markets.  All Access Music Group

John Knicely

10/03/19 - KIRO-TV Seattle news anchor John Knicely has announced his departure to pursue interests outside of TV news. He's been with KIRO since October 2012. Facebook Announcement

 KKOL AM
     1300

10/02/19 - KKOL AM 1300 Seattle has been off air since the weekend. The signals of co-combined KLFE AM 1590 & KNTS AM 1680 are both operating at normal power.  Mike Cherry, Puget Sound Media
 
Nielsen Audio

10/02/19 - CHR MOViN KQMV-FM 92.5 is tied with Classic Rock KZOK-FM 102.5 with 6.0 shares in the Nielsen Audio Seattle-Tacoma September 2019 Portable People Meter 6+ ratings. AC The Sound KSWD-FM 94.1 continues in third place with a 5.5 share.  Radio Online

KING-TV Seattle

10/01/19 - KING 5 Seattle took home a National Emmy in the Regional News category at the 40th News & Documentary Emmy Awards given out Tuesday, September 24, in New York City. The station was recognized with the award for Outstanding Regional News Story: Investigative Report for Sick and Forgotten at HanfordKING 5 Release

Q13 KCPQ-TV Seattle

10/01/19 - Q13 KCPQ-TV Seattle begins broadcasting The Star-Spangled Banner at 3:58 a.m. every morning as part of a broader initiative to bring the National Anthem back to airwaves across America. It is one of 197 Nexstar TV stations that will have daily National Anthem broadcasts. Q13 Release

KVOS-TV Bellingham

10/01/19 - Many OTA viewers of KVOS-TV RF channel 35 Bellingham are noting that reception is very weak or non existent. The METV website notes, "...over the air viewers may be experiencing disruptions in service due to ongoing transmitter work for many Washington state stations. Starting October 19, 2019 a rescan of over the air signals should lead to improved over the air reception." KVOS is currently running much lower power and will repack to RF channel 14 and back to full power by approximately that date. FCC STA Info

Scott Roddy

10/01/19 - Former KAFE-FM 104.1 Bellingham PD Scott Roddy has been named OM/PD for Country The Wolf KWJJ-FM 99.5 and Hot AC The Buzz KRSK-FM 105.1 Portland. He was PD at KAFE from 2013-16.  Lance Venta, RadioInsight
 



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