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Bell is Back Again

Wendy Bell has 9 lives on the radio. Her latest hosting position is with WRTA-FM in Altoona. The Conservative talker will host the 9A to Noon slot. The station is owned by Lightner Communications. Bell also worked at KDKA and WJAS in Pittsburgh.

WDAY Debuts New Morning Program

WDAY AM 970/FM 93.1 in Fargo, ND kicks off 'Bonnie & Friends' September 16. Bonnie Amistadi and talk radio veteran Steve Hallstrom will co-host the program.

Hannity Turns 20

Premiere Networks announced on Thursday that this week marks the 20th anniversary of “The Sean Hannity Show” in national syndication. Hannity is heard on over 650 stations, he has two Marconi's in his trophy case and he's in the Radio Hall of Fame.

Philly Radio Icon Big Daddy Graham Passes

SportsRadio 94WIP Philadelphia is remembering 'Big Daddy Graham'. Born Edward Gudonis he spent more than 20 years hosting his daily program.

Brian Pollina Joins G Networks

Brian Pollina is the new Director of Network Sales for G Networks. Pollina most recently was VP Digital Assets and Midwest Sales for United Stations Radio Network.

New PD At WHTF Tallahassee

Jason Murphy has joined Adams Radio in Tallahassee as the new Program Director of Hot 104.9 (WHTF-FM). Murphy will also hold down the 2-6 PM slot when he starts September 15.

New York Jazz Legend Passes

WKCR in New York City has announced the death of Phil Schaap, who passed away Tuesday at the age of 70 after a battle with cancer. Schaap worked at the Columbia University Jazz station for over 50 years.

Bloomberg Boston Adds Sound On

Bloomberg 106.1FM/92.9HD2 has added Sound On with Joe Mathieu to lineup. Mathieu is a familiar voice in Boston, heard previously on WBZ-AM and WGBH-FM.

Kristin Roderick Joins MediaCo

MediaCo Holding, owner of HOT 97, WBLS and Fairway Outdoor, has named Kristin Roderick as Vice President of Sales. Roderick was most recently the Vice President of Partnership Sales for Townsquare Media.

Former CBS PD Joins Desert Valley Media

Jared Marshall is the new PD for Desert Valley Media's KMVA-FM in Phoenix. Marshall was Digital Director and Assistant Brand Manager for KMLE-FM when it was CBS/Entercom.

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