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  • The Year-Enders

    The morgue. In the radio news biz, that’s the place where you save all the raw tape, the typed copy and the actualities that contributed to each daily newscast. At the end of each year, news departments would cull the highlights for a special broadcast retrospective of the year that was. From 1965 through 1970, […]

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    Apr 28th, 2008 | Filed under Keener
  • WKNR Contact News featured on Michigan Radio documentary

    In the summer of 1967 chaos broke out in the streets of Detroit. After five days of violence 43 were dead, thousands were injured and over 4000 people had been arrested. WKNR Contact News covered it all and chronicled the events in an album of news highlights released early in 1968. This summer, forty years […]

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    Jul 15th, 2007 | Filed under Keener
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