- Raised: by CBS/Radio Detroit's Country WYCD-FM 99.5, over $500,000 for St. Jude's Children's Hospital during a two-day radiothon last week.
- Hired: By Radio One operated WGPR-FM Detroit (Hot 107.5), Dr. Darrius Summers II for weekdays 7 p.m. - midnight.
- Renown Michigan-based radio consultant Gary Berkowitz was interviewed by WDIV-TV Ch. 4 Detroit this morning explaining why the type of highly publicized radio prank that went wrong involving the Duchess of York is less likely to happen in the United States. See the video here.
CBS RADIO Top 40 WDZH (98.7 AMP RADIO)/DETROIT PD TIM "RAYNE" RAINEY has taken a leave of absence from the station after his conviction for driving under the influence.
Full story: PD Tim Rainey Takes Leave From 98.7 Amp Radio/Detroit To Serve DUI Sentence (Mon, 12/10)
Grand Rapids Press:
The headline performance for the 2012 HOT New Year's Eve party in downtown Grand Rapids will be Jesse McCartney, Cumulus Media and 105.3 HOT-FM announced Monday morning.
Full story: HOT-FM New Year's Eve party to bring Jesse McCartney, Baby Bash, more for free concert, ball drop (Mon, 12/10)