Tributes Begin As WGN's Orion Samuelson Nears 50th Anniversary At Station
August 30, 2010 at 5:41 AM (PT)
Longtime TRIBUNE Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO agriculture reporter ORION SAMUELSON is celebrating 50 years at the station on SEPTEMBER 26th, and his schedule is filling up with tributes in the coming weeks. VOCALO.ORG's ROBERT FEDER reports that the accolades started with a roast of the Radio Hall of Famer at a fundraiser for HARVARD MILK DAYS this weekend in MCHENRY COUNTY, IL.
SAMUELSON delivers ag news reports daily on WGN ad hosts "THE MORNING SHOW" on SATURDAYS; he also hosts "THIS WEEK IN AGRIBUSINESS" on cable's RFD-TV.