Even Fire Can't Stop 'Live And Local' Stations In Prescott, AZ
May 9, 2012 at 12:28 PM (PT)
Radio stations in PRESCOTT, AZ became the real-time eyes and ears of the community after a structure fire broke out on historic WHISKEY ROW on TUESDAY night.
GREAT CIRCLE Hot AC KTMG (MAGIC 99.1) morning show host LEZA LACHAPELLE DANDOS returned to the radio station just after 6p to begin live coverage, which included on-the-scene reports by Market Mgr. PATRICK GALLAGHER and Office Manager LOREE WALDEN.
DANDOS commented afterward, "I'm proud that we were [there] to go live. It proves my company's dedication to being live and local."
GRENAX BROADCASTING/PRESCOTT, AZ stations were also live on the scene; OM/PD DAN BAISDEN notes that the station offered continuous fire updates, with listeners submitting photos via Twitter and FACEBOOK.