Report: Three More Exit FM News 101.1/Chicago
April 30, 2012 at 3:49 AM (PT)
CHICAGOLAND RADIO AND MEDIA is reporting several changes at MERLIN News WIQI (FM NEWS 101.1)/CHICAGO, including the departures of anchors MIKE WILSON and KATHERINE KELLY and anchor/meteorologist ED CURRAN. WILSON is said to be talking with EMMIS Talk WIBC/INDIANAPOLIS and will depart WIQI MAY 11th; KELLY and CURRAN are out immediately.
In other changes at the station, a shuffle of anchors has JEFF MCKINNEY moving to afternoons, MONICA DESANTIS to middays, JOANN GENNETTE to weekend anchoring and weekday reporting, and DEBRA DALE to weekday morning reporter.
Reporters are on the move as well, with ANNETTE FLOURNOY heading to late weekdays and weekends, LINDSEY REISER to early weekday and weekend reporter, and MATT MCCLAIN to weekend evening anchor and weekday evening reporter.