C & G News:
If you grew up watching local TV during the early '60s, you may know Fraser resident Don Kolke. From September 1963 to December 1964, Kolke earned local fame as CKLW-TV's Hercules. "I welcomed it," said Kolke, 72, of being cast as the muscular, square-jawed strongman. "I wanted to be on television, and I figured I could have fun with this."
Full story: The Mighty Hercules -- Fraser man recalls playing a Greek hero on TV (Wed, 10/10)
Grand Rapids Press:
WOOD TV8 news does have a new look. Your eyes are not deceiving you.
Full story: Your eyes are not deceiving you; WOOD TV8 has a new set for 24 Hour News 8 (Wed, 10/10)
WOOD-TV, 24 Hour News 8, switched to an upgraded set Monday. The new set is by Orlando based designer FX Design Group.
Full story: Grand Rapids NBC debuts major upgrade from FX Design Group (Tue, 10/9)
Detroit Free Press:
The Detroit Pistons today announced that Fox Sports Detroit has added five telecasts to its preseason broadcast schedule while also dropping the Oct. 24 exhibition vs. Minnesota in Winnipeg
Full story: FSD adds five Pistons exhibitions to TV schedule but also drops one (Tue, 10/9)
- Former AM station WSHN AM 1550 Fremont has been deleted from the FCC databases. The station has been off the air for a number of years.