- Traverse City based Good News Media has signed on WLJW-FM 95.9 Fife Lake with a Contemporary Christian format as Fuel FM 95.9. The station's website: www.myfuelfm.com. Good News Media also owns and operates religious-formatted stations WLJN-FM/AM 89.9 / 1400 Elmwood Twp/Traverse City and WLJW AM 1370 Cadillac.
- WUPG-FM 96.7 Republic/Ishpeming has reportedly changed format from a simulcast of Classic Hits WUPT-FM 100.3 Gwinn/Marquette to a Classic Country/Lifestyle format as 96.7 Yooper Country. The station is owned by Radioactive, LLC but has a Local Marketing Agreement with Kent Smith's radio group that operates a number of 'Radio Eagle' stations in the Upper and Northern Lower Peninsulas.
An attorney representing the family of radio host Angelo Henderson said the Oakland Medical Examiner's Office misdiagnosed his cause of death following a private autopsy conducted by his family An independent autopsy performed last month by forensic pathologist Dr. Werner Spitz indicated Henderson died of a coronary embolism that originated in his leg Feb. 15 in his home in Pontiac, attorney Arnold Reed said.
Full story: Radio show host, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist died of coronary embolism, attorney says (Mon, 3/3)