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Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

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Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by CircleWXYZ » Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:02 pm

https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/ ... 101826002/


Tomorrow night at 7, Fox 2, Local 4, Ch 7, Ch 38, CW 50, Ch 56, and CBS 62 will all air a town hall with Governor Whitmer. Let’s see how this plays out.
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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by Rate This » Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:18 pm

CircleWXYZ wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:02 pm
https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/ ... 101826002/


Tomorrow night at 7, Fox 2, Local 4, Ch 7, Ch 20, CW 50, Ch 56, and CBS 62 will all air a town hall with Governor Whitmer. Let’s see how this plays out.
Totally remote... interesting.



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by Mr.Transistor » Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:55 pm

I'm surprised the out of state stations are taking a backseat to all this, during this time. I guess the Detroit market is all that matters in the State. Perhaps those living outside of the Detroit market will be tossed a scrap or two.



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by jsf » Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:07 pm

I get the idea that the gov likes to be on TV, looking to move up the Democratic ladder?



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by Deleted User 24 » Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:31 pm

Mr.Transistor wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:55 pm
I'm surprised the out of state stations are taking a backseat to all this, during this time. I guess the Detroit market is all that matters in the State. Perhaps those living outside of the Detroit market will be tossed a scrap or two.
Perhaps you should read before you post, if that's not asking too much.

The feed will be offered to every TV station in the state through the MAB and the Michigan Association of Public Broadcasters. Ever heard of them?



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by Mr.Transistor » Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:41 pm

Vic Doucette wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:31 pm
Mr.Transistor wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:55 pm
I'm surprised the out of state stations are taking a backseat to all this, during this time. I guess the Detroit market is all that matters in the State. Perhaps those living outside of the Detroit market will be tossed a scrap or two.
Perhaps you should read before you post, if that's not asking too much.

The feed will be offered to every TV station in the state through the MAB and the Michigan Association of Public Broadcasters. Ever heard of them?
I did read the post but one always has to be snarky on the buzz board with their ASSumptions especially if one does not line up lock step with one's political views. It stated that the town hall meeting is to be hosted by Detroit news anchors Carolyn Clifford of Channel 7, Huel Perkins of Channel 2 and Devin Scillian of Channel 4. So nowhere does it say an anchor from out of state will be participating.



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by Rate This » Wed Apr 01, 2020 4:49 pm

Mr.Transistor wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:41 pm
Vic Doucette wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:31 pm
Mr.Transistor wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:55 pm
I'm surprised the out of state stations are taking a backseat to all this, during this time. I guess the Detroit market is all that matters in the State. Perhaps those living outside of the Detroit market will be tossed a scrap or two.
Perhaps you should read before you post, if that's not asking too much.

The feed will be offered to every TV station in the state through the MAB and the Michigan Association of Public Broadcasters. Ever heard of them?
I did read the post but one always has to be snarky on the buzz board with their ASSumptions especially if one does not line up lock step with one's political views. It stated that the town hall meeting is to be hosted by Detroit news anchors Carolyn Clifford of Channel 7, Huel Perkins of Channel 2 and Devin Scillian of Channel 4. So nowhere does it say an anchor from out of state will be participating.
How many cooks do we need in the kitchen?



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by Mr.Transistor » Wed Apr 01, 2020 5:05 pm

Rate This wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 4:49 pm
Mr.Transistor wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:41 pm
Vic Doucette wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:31 pm
Mr.Transistor wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:55 pm
I'm surprised the out of state stations are taking a backseat to all this, during this time. I guess the Detroit market is all that matters in the State. Perhaps those living outside of the Detroit market will be tossed a scrap or two.
Perhaps you should read before you post, if that's not asking too much.

The feed will be offered to every TV station in the state through the MAB and the Michigan Association of Public Broadcasters. Ever heard of them?
I did read the post but one always has to be snarky on the buzz board with their ASSumptions especially if one does not line up lock step with one's political views. It stated that the town hall meeting is to be hosted by Detroit news anchors Carolyn Clifford of Channel 7, Huel Perkins of Channel 2 and Devin Scillian of Channel 4. So nowhere does it say an anchor from out of state will be participating.
How many cooks do we need in the kitchen?
Perhaps some equal representation or throw a bone to one of the stations? But according to Mr. Doucette I did not read the article so and never heard of the other parties involved. I must not know what I speak of since I did not read the post because it's just too much.



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by rugratsonline » Wed Apr 01, 2020 8:56 pm

Mr.Transistor wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:41 pm
...the town hall meeting is to be hosted by Detroit news anchors Carolyn Clifford of Channel 7, Huel Perkins of Channel 2 and Devin Scillian of Channel 4. So nowhere does it say an anchor from out of state will be participating.
Or outside the Detroit market, for that matter.



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by MWmetalhead » Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:16 pm

I will not be watching. Total snooze fest.

It's going to be a rehash of the same info that has permeated the airwaves for days on end.


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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by JackAttack FM » Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:22 pm

Whitmer already did a COVID-19 "virtual town hall" at WOOD-TV in GR last Thursday.

Now everyone in the state won't really have much viewing choice. This is the list so far of all the stations outside the Detroit market airing this town hall.

Grand Rapids - Kalamazoo
WWMT 3
WOOD 8
WZZM 13
WXMI 17
WGVU 35

Flint - Saginaw - Bay City
WJRT 12
WNEM 5
WEYI 25
WCMU 14
WDCQ 19
WSMH 66

Marquette
WLUC 6
WJMN 3
WNMU 13

Northern Michigan
WWTV/WWUP 9&10
WPBN/WTOM 7&4
WFQX 32

Lansing - Jackson
WLNS 6
WILX 10
WKAR 23
WSYM 47

Alpena
WBKB 11

I'm gonna guess the big news out of this might be announcing an end to the school year.



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by Bobbert » Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:38 pm

jsf wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:07 pm
I get the idea that the gov likes to be on TV, looking to move up the Democratic ladder?
Oh yes. Let her complain about the spat with Trump, but deep in her heart she knows it was a real blessing—brought her much national attention and sympathy, and maybe a spot on the presidential ticket.



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by ftballfan » Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:13 am

The only major stations that won't be airing it appear to be WGTU/WGTQ, WLAJ, WOTV, and WBUP



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by Bobbert » Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:08 am

lovinlife101 wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:30 am
"...because we care about you!”

So gay.
Almost as bad as these endless e-mails from businesses who have me on their mailing list assuring me that they are still in business and they CARE ABOUT ME!



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Re: Governor to do a town hall on several Detroit TV stations

Post by audiophile » Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:34 am

The emails were dumb.


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