Report: WGN/Chicago To Provide News Updates For WRME-LP (MeTV FM 88.7)
September 14, 2016 at 7:08 AM (PT)
WEIGEL BROADCASTING Oldies WRME-LP (MeTV FM 87.7)/CHICAGO has added news updates from crosstown TRIBUNE MEDIA News-Talk WGN-A.
The 1-minute long "MeTV FM NEWS MINUTES," starting TODAY (9/14), will air 6-9a (CT) weekdays.
“WGN's programming is complementary to our music format and the credibility of WGN's news and information makes this a win-win for both stations and our compatible audiences,” said WEIGEL Vice Chairman NEAL SABIN.
“When you have award-winning journalists like ours, it makes perfect sense to share them.” added WGN VP of Content & Programming TODD MANLEY, “There’s clearly something bold and brilliant about what NEAL’s team at MeTV FM has created, and we look forward to doing more together.”
WGN's ANDREA DARLAS, STEVE GRZANICH, RYAN BURROW, and VIC VAUGHN are anchoring the updates.