ABC News Radio, WGN/Chicago Extend Affiliation Agreement
June 14, 2016 at 7:30 AM (PT)
ABC NEWS RADIO has inked an extension of its affiliation deal with TRIBUNE MEDIA News-Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO and the continuation of ABC's use of WGN's RYAN BURROW as its national correspondent.
“We’re excited to continue our relationship with WGN Radio, one of AMERICA’s iconic media brands!” said ABC RADIO VP/GM STEVE JONES. “We’re also proud of the excellent journalism RYAN BURROW has produced as he’s traveled the country for both ABC NEWS and WGN.”
“ABC NEWS RADIO has created the gold standard in live integration when it comes to covering evolving stories throughout the nation and around the world,” added WGN VP/Programming and Content TODD MANLEY. “Without fail they take our listeners to the scene and provide reporters who detail events real time with WGN personalities.”