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Baden To Mornings In DC

Lisa Baden has joined CBS Radio's FRESH-FM morning show in Washington, D.C. She'll provide traffic updates on the Tommy McFly Show at :10 and :40 past the hour.

Bob Lind Dies Unexpectedly At Age 62

Robert J. Lind, 62, died unexpectedly in his sleep on Monday at his home in Raleigh. Lind was a very successful broadcaster, but he also founded the radiothon division at Children's Miracle Network. In his 10 years with CMN, he and his team launched hundreds of radiothons across the U.S., Canada, and around the world. These radiothons continue to raise millions of dollars for sick kids across the world each year. (Lind is seen here with his wife of 42 years, Karen)

‘Kenosha Brad’ Jewell Dies at 48

WLIP-AM sports talk show host and one-time WKQX-FM/Q101 morning show contributor Brad Jewell, aka "Kenosha Brad," has died. Jewell was not feeling well Sunday and was rushed to the hospital where he was diagnosed with pulmonary embolisms (blood clots) in both of his lungs. He was being kept alive by machines. He died at 1 p.m. Monday. More from the Chicagoland Radio and Media blog..

Neverett Named Red Sox Play-by-Play Host

This announcement comes from Entercom New England Market Manager Phil Zachary. Tim Neverett gets the job on WEEI after a three-month search and more than 200 interviews.

Shack Gets Her Own Boston Show

Shack is best known as the Executive Producer for syndicated talker Howie Carr. The station she'll be holding down the noon to 3 p.m. slot is 1510 AM WMEX Boston.

Graveline Nears 200 Affiliate Mark

With the additions of AM 920 The Answer in Atlanta and WRKO in Boston, Dave Graveline is creeping up on 200 stations as he gets ready to begin his 21st year on the air.

WHO’s Cheryl Pannier Dies

WHO's Dan Robbins posted the sad news on his Facebook page. According to Robbins, Pannier passed away after she suffered a tragic at-home accident where she fell and hit her head.

WINS Hires First Digital Reporter

According to 1010 WINS-AM New York reporter, Rebecca Granet will become the station's first full-time digital reporter.

Carson Daly Gets Hitched

CBS Radio host Carson Daly married longtime girlfriend Siri Pinter in a private Christmas Eve ceremony. About 30 people attended the quiet ceremony.

WGCI DJ Dies at Age 34

Tim "DJ Timbuck2" Jones passed away Sunday, after a battle with cancer. He was only 34.

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