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by Localnewsisdead
Mon Nov 30, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: WZZM Morning Anchor James Starks Leaving Station
Replies: 0
Views: 209

WZZM Morning Anchor James Starks Leaving Station

WZZM Morning Anchor,James Starks, is leaving the station. He is heading to his hometown of Toledo, OH to work at the station he watched growing up.

https://www.wzzm13.com/article/about-us ... d63237d268
by Localnewsisdead
Tue Sep 15, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Fox 17 Changes
Replies: 4
Views: 1238

Fox 17 Changes

Fox 17 morning anchor/reporter Nicole DiDonato announced that she is leaving the station. She has taken a job with the City of Walker where she will serve as their communications manager. In the weather department Chief Meteorologist Kevin Craig is moving to Monday through Friday mornings (6am-9am)....
by Localnewsisdead
Mon Apr 13, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Kamady Rudd Leaves WZZM
Replies: 9
Views: 6753

Re: Kamady Rudd Leaves WZZM

Meredith TerHaar is returning to the station and will replace Rudd on the WZZM morning desk...

https://www.wzzm13.com/article/about-us ... df34cd2c1b
by Localnewsisdead
Mon Apr 13, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Kamady Rudd Leaves WZZM
Replies: 9
Views: 6753

Kamady Rudd Leaves WZZM

Another one bites the dust at WZZM as morning anchor Kamady Rudd has announced that Friday was her last day at the station. Here is what she had to say on facebook about her departure... Unfortunately my last day at WZZM was Friday. I love the West Michigan community so much and appreciate all of yo...
by Localnewsisdead
Thu Apr 09, 2020 12:09 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: WZZM Hires Meteorologist
Replies: 3
Views: 1500

WZZM Hires Meteorologist

Michael Behrens is joining WZZM on Saturday evening, April 11. Behrens comes to WZZM from KYTX CBS 19 in Tyler, Texas.

https://www.wzzm13.com/article/about-us ... c37b6baba1
by Localnewsisdead
Mon Feb 24, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Meteorologist Aaron Ofseyer Leaving WZZM
Replies: 22
Views: 21973

Re: Meteorologist Aaron Ofseyer Leaving WZZM

I got a chuckle a couple weeks ago when they had former Michigan resident, Michael Estime (https://www.wkyc.com/article/about-us/team-bios/michael-estime-3news-meteorologist/95-178990409) and current WKYC (Tegna) Cleveland meteorologist do a recorded weather cast for all of their weekend newscasts. ...
by Localnewsisdead
Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: News 8 Updated Anchor Lineup/New Newscast Addition Announced
Replies: 5
Views: 2397

News 8 Updated Anchor Lineup/New Newscast Addition Announced

News 8 announced a new anchor lineup and an added 9am Saturday newscast on WOTV in February.

Here's the info:

https://www.woodtv.com/about-us/news-8- ... -newscast/
by Localnewsisdead
Tue Jan 07, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: WOOD TV's Susan Shaw Switching Shifts
Replies: 5
Views: 1754

Re: WOOD TV's Susan Shaw Switching Shifts

Sorry about that. Yes, she's just adding the 10pm and 11pm to her duties.

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by Localnewsisdead
Tue Jan 07, 2020 3:52 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: WOOD TV's Susan Shaw Switching Shifts
Replies: 5
Views: 1754

WOOD TV's Susan Shaw Switching Shifts

Sue Shaw is joining Brian Sterling on the desk and will now anchor Channel 8's newscasts at 5, 5:30, 6, 10pm and 11pm. No word yet on if Emily Linnert will continue to anchor the noon broadcast solo, if she will also take over the chair for the 7 on 8 or if WOOD plans to hire someone (they don't, ho...
by Localnewsisdead
Wed Jan 01, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: New WZZM Hire
Replies: 0
Views: 1775

New WZZM Hire

Former WNEM (Flint/Saginaw/Bay City) Morning Anchor Alana Holland (https://www.facebook.com/alanahollandnews) is joining WZZM. No word yet on what she'll be doing at WZZM but it appears that she will be joining the station as a reporter. Holland may also fill in as morning reporter and noon anchor a...
by Localnewsisdead
Thu Dec 26, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Meteorologist Aaron Ofseyer Leaving WZZM
Replies: 22
Views: 21973

Re: Meteorologist Aaron Ofseyer Leaving WZZM

Laura Hartman announced on Thursday morning that she'll be taking over week day mornings: Real talk: In an effort to be transparent after two members of my weather team are departing, I wanted to share some news with you - I am excited to announce I'll be moving to weekday mornings. This will be a t...
by Localnewsisdead
Mon Dec 23, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Meteorologist Aaron Ofseyer Leaving WZZM
Replies: 22
Views: 21973

Meteorologist Aaron Ofseyer Leaving WZZM

WZZM weekday morning Meteorologist Aaron Ofseyer announced Monday morning that he is leaving the station. Here is his statement: As leadership has recently changed, it has become clear now is the time to part ways with WZZM after almost nine years. Tuesday will be my last day on-air at 13 On Your Si...
by Localnewsisdead
Fri Dec 20, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: WOOD TV Departures
Replies: 4
Views: 2644

WOOD TV Departures

WOOD TV is losing an an anchor, reporter and community affairs director as 2019 comes to a close. Anchor Marlee Ginter is leaving her post to take an anchor position at a station in a warmer climate: https://www.woodtv.com/news/marlee-ginter-leaving-wood-tv8-after-8-years/ Reporter Katherine Ducharm...
by Localnewsisdead
Sat Dec 14, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Meteorologist Alana Nehring Leaving WZZM
Replies: 7
Views: 16382

Meteorologist Alana Nehring Leaving WZZM

Meteorologist Alana Nehring is Leaving WZZM and the TV business and pursuing other opportunities. Here is her facebook post announcing her departure: Ten years ago, I embarked on an adventure. I began my first job as a broadcast meteorologist in Traverse City, MI. A decade and countless memories lat...