Tag: Issue 102

Michigan Broadcasters Awarded Honors from AP

Radio and television stations in Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor and Traverse City were named the best in the state April 22  in the annual Michigan Associated Press Media Editors broadcast competition. General Excellence awards for 2017 went to WWTV/WWUP-TV in Traverse City, Michigan Radio in Ann Arbor and WGVU-FM in Grand Rapids. The Traverse City… read more

Michael Walenta Announces Retirement

Longtime general manager of WGVU Public Media, Michael Walenta, who led the station through tremendous growth, announced his retirement effective June 29, 2018. Walenta, who came to Grand Valley in 1988, celebrated 30 years at WGVU in January. Under his leadership, WGVU has grown from one FM station and two TV stations to a multi-platform… read more