Rod Allen's role as an analyst on Fox Sports Detroit is being diminished this season, but he'll still be the main guy in 2015. Allen will do 79 of FSD's 150 telecasts, while Kirk Gibson will do 60 and Jack Morris 13, a source close to the situation told The News on Tuesday.
Full story: Source: Allen will handle 79 of Tigers telecasts (Tue, 3/24)
CUMULUS MEDIA Classic Rock WLAV/GRAND RAPIDS morning host TONY GATES will lead the 15th annual MICHIGAN SPORTSMEN AGAINST HUNGER/SPORT SHOW FOOD DRIVE on THURSDAY, MARCH 19th. GATES is asking listeners to "Go Fish" in their cupboards or pantry and help MSAH feed the hungry in WEST MICHIGAN. Those who bring six boxes or cans (4 pounds minimum) or more of non-perishable food items to DEVOS PLACE will receive a pass for free admission to the ULTIMATE SPORT SHOW for that day only.
Full story: WLAV Leading 15th Annual Food Drive (Wed, 3/25)
Beginning this Thursday, Michigan Radio will begin a new series called Bringing Up Detroit, focusing on the challenges of raising healthy, successful children while navigating the city's often unpredictable school systems, economy, transportation networks, and neighborhoods.
Full story: Michigan Radio launches Bringing Up Detroit (Wed, 3/25)
- Congratulations to all of the 2015 Michigan Association of Broadcasters Foundation Student Award Winners. Click here for a full list of winners.