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WEDNESDAY in Broadcast History .. June 4th

June 4th gave us broadcasters Charles Collingwood and George Noory, actors Bruce Dern and Dennis Weaver, and Capitol Records. Country singer Tim McGraw and domestic diva Martha Stewart were both hit with negative headlines. Leaving us this date were the TV shows The Waltons, Married with Children, and the Mickey Rooney Show, along with pioneering radio sportscaster Clem McCarthy, folksinger John Hartford, and OTR sound effects specialist Ray Erlenborn. Details of these and scores more entertainment milestones INSIDE. Please CLICK on the headline above.

Mark Nicholls Out At Vista Radio Castlegar

Mark Nicholls has today vacated the position of Program Director/Drive Announcer at Mountain FM / Juice FM

CRTC Releases 2013 Financial Results for Commercial Radio Stations

CRTC releases statistical and financial information on the 685 commercial radio stations operating in Canada

CFUN Radio Aircheck

Mark Summers features 14 CFUN with the Racoon...

KJRB Disc Jockeys Reunion (Video)

Our Puget Sound Radio friend Brian Jennings was not only there back in the good old daze of KJRB, but shares photos and video inside

Our Donovan visits the BCAB convention last Friday Night in Whistler

The Radio bug in his blood got the better of him last week once he read the notice here on Puget Sound Radio of the BCAB Convention being held last week in Whistler. Donovan meets the gang, and then some...

TUESDAY in Broadcast History .. June 3rd

June 3rd gave us journalists Gordon Sinclair and Anderson Cooper, actresses Ellen Corby and Colleen Dewhurst, and broadcast outlets KVOS-TV and Vancouver's Virgin Radio. The Jack Webb classic "Dragnet" premiered on the radio, the Rolling Stones made their North American TV debut, and Michael Jackson encountered health problems. Breathing their last on this date was Sid Caesar's first TV series, actors James Arness and David Carradine, Rue McLanahan of "The Golden Girls, and bandleader Ozzie Nelson, who gained most of his fame in "The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet." These and many more entertainment milestones are detailed INSIDE.

The 3 M’s … of Winning a Radio Battle

After all these years, it still applies........ - Mornings - Music - Marketing You need to win one of the three to have a hope. Two ticks and you’re likely to be a pretty good station. Win all three and you are a market leader.

Bob Johnstone to Kelowna

97.3 The Eagle's Bob Johnstone is moving to Kelowna

Hockey’s Ron MacLean started it all in Red Deer (Aircheck)

Mark Summers not only supplies the aircheck, but this is his last day with CKRD and Ron MacLean gives him a great send-off!