Here’s the Associated Press Report from The Chicago Tribune.
Long time weatherman Joe Crain is off the air, after he criticized WICS’ “code red” alerts that are often used when there is even a slight risk of heavy weather. The State Journal Register’s Bernie Schoenburg had details early this afternoon.
In recent years, the Illinois Broadcasters Association have been presenting some top notch journalism training at its annual conference. This time around, Deborah Potter will be in Springfield for a $49 training session. Here’s your opportunity for affordable hiGH-quality training.
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11 am Restoring Trust in Journalism
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Illinois News Network has changed its name to The Center Square, according to RobertFeder.com.
“Illinois News Network, which provides coverage of state and regional issues to media outlets across Illinois, has changed its name to The Center Square. The rebranding is intended to stake out a nonpartisan centrist position. More
Quincy Media, which owns TV stations in Quincy, Peoria & Rockford among others, has acquired the newspaper in Hannibal, Missouri. Here’s the report from the Quincy Herald Whig.