Curtains Closing On Yet Another Year


And Westwood One News is offering affiliates a series of 20 Year in Review reports featuring one-minute vignettes showcasing many of the year’s biggest stories. Also being offered up to affiliates will be two long-form Year in Review programs.

The vignettes will cover the Mueller Probe; Hurricanes Florence and Michael; the #MeToo Movement; the midterm election; immigration; changes on the Supreme Court; mass murders in Miami, Pittsburgh, Annapolis, and Thousand Oaks; the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Embassy in Istanbul; the deaths of John McCain, Burt Reynolds, Aretha Franklin, Stephen Hawking, former President George H.W. Bush, Barbara Bush and others; plus the top stories in sports, entertainment, and business.

The long-form reports are: “The Year in Review – The Big Stories,” hosted by correspondent Michael Toscano, and “The Year in Review – People and Entertainment,” hosted by correspondent John Trout. These programs will replace The Week in Review and America This Week respectively the weekends of December 22 and 23 and December 29 and 30, 2018.

This special Westwood One News Year in Review content is available to affiliated stations for unlimited use from Friday, December 21, 2018 through Tuesday, January 2, 2019.


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