ABC News Radio Offers Swine Flu Coverage
April 27, 2009 at 11:39 AM (PT)
ABC NEWS RADIO is providing affiliates with extensive coverage of the swine flu emergency, including a one-hour "instant special" TONIGHT (4/27) at 7:06p ET. "SWINE FLU: A PUBLIC EMERGENCY" will be hosted by AARON KATERSKY and will be refed at 8:60p, 9:06p, and 10:06p as well as being posted on the Longform tab of ABCNEWSCALL.COM.
The network is also feeding twice-hourly one minute status reports on the outbreak, with Correspondent MATT GUTMAN at the CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL in ATLANTA, ANN COMPTON at the SHITE HOUSE, STEVEN PORTNOY at the WASHINGTON headquarters of the WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION, TERRY MCCARTHY in MEXICO CITY, TOM RIVERS in LONDON, JIM RYAN in DALLAS, and KATERSKY focusing on the NEW YORK area and the students taken ill at a local prep school.