Tag: Issue 52

The Robinson Report: Taste – Smell

Editor’s Note: The views and opinions of this article do not necessarily reflect those of the MAB. Contact the MAB for information on the MAB’s official editorial policy. By: Kevin Robinson Robinson Media OK – There’s personal bias here. Michigan. The return to The Great Lakes State two weeks ago to share ideas with The… read more

FCC Chairman Appears on WJR

Last Friday (3/17), FCC Chairman Ajit Pai made a guest appearance on Paul W. Smith’s WJR-AM (Detroit) morning show.  The Chairman had been an occasional guest while serving as a Commissioner. Pai called the station in advance to let them know he would be in town. He dropped by Smith’s St. Patrick’s Day Celebration show,… read more

I Vaccinate Campaign Underway!

On March 20, a press conference was held in downtown Lansing to announce the kickoff of the I Vaccinate Campaign, a project adopted by the MAB Board of Directors.  The campaign is designed to increase immunizations in the state as Michigan has the 4th highest rate of vaccination waivers in the nation. In a letter to… read more

Johnny Burke Joins WRSR-FM (Flint)

MLive reports that longtime Mid-Michigan air personality Johnny Burke will be returning to the air, beginning this coming Monday, March 27 on WRSR-FM (103.9 The Fox). Burke will be heard weekday mornings 5:00 – 9;00 a.m.  on the station. Burke left WHNN-FM in Saginaw 14 months ago.  Joining Burke on the new show will be… read more

Michigan Statewide Tornado Drill

Statewide Tornado Test Scheduled April 19

In conjunction with Michigan’s Severe Weather Awareness Week, April 16-22, broadcasters and emergency management partners statewide are encouraged to participate in a statewide tornado drill at 1:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, April 19. Test details and a severe weather prepardness handbook will be distributed to broadcasters this next week via email and on the MAB website…. read more