Ed Crane Exits KFBK
January 14, 2015 at 3:58 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA News-Talk KFBK-A-F/SACRAMENTO "KFBK MORNING NEWS" co-anchor ED CRANE has exited the station, reports the SACRAMENTO BEE.
CRANE, at KFBK since 2008 and a former longtime CBS RADIO NEWS and CBS RADIO News WCBS-A/NEW YORK anchor, told the BEE that his contract was expiring and he was not given a clear reason for his firing. "Some untrue things were said that weren’t nice,” he said. “I don’t get it. We were #1.”
Market Pres. JOHN GEARY told the BEE, “It’s a personnel decision. He was let go. There is nothing more to discuss.” New PD BILL WHITE has not yet arrived at the station; he starts in the post JANUARY 20th. AMY LEWIS continues anchoring the KFBK MORNING NEWS solo.