Grand Rapids Press:
WWMT-TV is launching a weekend morning newscast on Channel 3 beginning Jan. 19.
Full story: WWMT-TV Newschannel 3 is launching a weekend morning newscast on Saturdays and Sundays (Wed, 1/9)
The Rock, CKUE-FM (95.1/100.7), has fired morning on-air announcer Mitch O'Connor. The move was the result of poor ratings, John Weese, Blackburn Radio Inc. vice-president of operations, said Wednesday.
Full story: The Rock fires Mitch O'Connor (Wed, 1/9)
FOX Sports Detroit and CCHA to award prizes to Super Fans
The Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) and FOX Sports Detroit have joined together to launch the Celebrate the Legacy Super Fan contest.
The contest is an opportunity for a fan from each of the 11 CCHA member schools to win a Celebrate the Legacy Prize Pack for the final CCHA Championship at Joe Louis Arena on March 23-24, 2013.
"We're excited to partner with the CCHA to host the Celebrate the Legacy Super Fan contest," said Greg Hammaren, FOX Sports Detroit Senior Vice President and General Manager. "We think it's important to honor the fans in each market as we celebrate the final season of the league."
Visit the FOX Sports Detroit website (foxsportsdetroit.com/ccha/) for more details and to enter the CCHA Celebrate the Legacy Super Fan contest.