MAB News Archive

Ralph Hauenstein

Ralph Hauenstein Passes Away

WGVU Public Media joins the community in mourning the death of Ralph W. Hauenstein. After a career in newspapers in Grand Rapids, Hauenstein served in intelligence during WWII under General Eisenhower. After a distinguished military career, he became a business leader in the import-export business. Hauenstein went on to become a leading philanthropist in the… read more

MI College Goal Sunday

Michigan College Goal

According to a press release by the Michigan Department of Treasury, MI College Goal is a team effort of the Michigan Department of Treasury’s MI Student Aid unit, Michigan Student Financial Aid Association, Michigan Department of Education, and EduGuide. “Students and families often experience difficulties and frustration when filling out the FAFSA,” State Treasurer Nick… read more

Berkowitz

Back to Basics

Back to Basics: Start the New Year off with a review of your most important elements – the basics. By: Gary Berkowitz, Berkowitz Broadcast Consulting, Inc. First and foremost, air check your jocks. PD’s are busier and multi-tasking more than ever, and this art seems to be falling in-between the cracks. There is no better… read more

Jim Mathis

Reinventing Your Problem

Reinventing Your Problem: Change Your Attitude, Change Your Results By: Jim Mathis, Reinvention Nation™ “Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.” – Charles R. Swindoll As a new year begins, we often reflect on the choices we’ve made and vow not to repeat the bad ones. We spend… read more

The Yaffe Group

Associate Member Highlight: The Yaffe Group

By: Mike McClure, Creative Director at The Yaffe Group Our founder, Fred Yaffe, helped Little Caesar’s come up with the “Pizza Pizza” concept. Over half of our staff has been here for more than 10 years, and the majority of them have been here for more than 20 years. Tired of seeing the best advertising… read more

WTCM-FM

WTCM-FM Celebrates 75th Year on Air

WTCM-FM (Traverse City) is celebrating their 75th year on air in 2016. The station was founded by Les Biederman, and went on air for the first time on January 8, 1941, using a hand-built control console. Ross Biederman, Les’s son, still runs the station his father started. The Biederman family is admired for both their… read more

9and10 News Water Drive

Helping Flint: 9&10 News, Fox 32 and VanDrie Home Furnishings Team Up to Collect Water Donations

In Northern Michigan, WWTV-TV, WWUP-TV, WFQX-TV, and VanDrie Home Furnishings have teamed up to collect donations of water for the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan. The community can bring water donations to any VanDrie Home Furnishings location or make a monetary donation using this link. According to 9&10 News, monetary donations made at the link… read more