WZZM-TV Ch. 13 Grand Rapids:
Monday's 13 On Your Side investigation on panhandling is getting a lot of attention on multiple social media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter. It also got the attention of the Free Beer and Hot Wings Show, a nationally-syndicated radio program originating from WGRD-FM in Grand Rapids.
Full story: Free Beer & Hot Wings raise $2,200 for Grand Rapids Home for Veterans (Thu, 7/18)
- Morning show meteorologist Ben Bailey has announced his departure from FOX 2 (WJBK-TV Ch. 2) Detroit after nearly nine years. Bailey's last day with the station is today.
- Michigan 2013 Marconi Award nominees include Sports WXYT-FM 97.1 Detroit (Large Market and Sports Station of the Year) and Adult Contemporary/Full Service WLEN-FM 103.9 Adrian (Small Market Station of the Year). Winners will be announced at Radio Show in Orlando, Fla., on September 19, 2013
- The Detroit News reports on pending motherhood and marriage for WXYZ-TV Ch. 7 Detroit morning traffic reporter Erin Nicole.
Grand Rapids Press:
TV news reporter Brad Edwards recalls growing up gay in Grand Rapids wasn't easy, especially for a youngster dreaming of a career in broadcast news.
Full story: Former WOOD-TV8 reporter Brad Edwards: Growing up gay in Grand Rapids was tough (Fri, 7/19)