Westwood One News has re-signed some of CBS’s biggest radio brands, such as WINS in New York, KYW in Philadelphia, and WBZ in Boston. The network has also added CBS’s WWJ in Detroit. The news network now has more than 700 affiliates nationwide, and as of this week can also be heard on the SiriusXM POTUS and Progress channels.
EVP of Corporate Marketing for Cumulus and Westwood One President Suzanne Grimes said, “We spend a lot of time evaluating marketplace demand and there is a substantial thirst for compelling and credible news content. The high-demand Westwood One News service allows stations to leverage customized news content with greater flexibility and local branding opportunities.”