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January 1, 1997 WRAL-HD Celebrates One Year Anniversary

  NCNN Staff Picks-up Edward R. Murrow Award Several staffers from the North Carolina News Network (NCNN) attended the Radio-Television News Directors Association (RTNDA) International Conference in New Orleans and received the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award on behalf of read more

WRAL-FM Wins a Gold Medallion Award

WRAL-FM Wins a Gold Medallion Award A fall 1996 WRAL-FM sales promotion, “Piece of the Pie”, posed a question to the Triangle. “When your recipe works, why change it?” “Piece of the Pie” won the Gold Medallion Award at the read more

September 30, 1996 Hurricane Fran – A Meteorologist’s Perspective

Hurricane Fran – A Meteorologist’s Perspective by Chris Thompson Meterorologists have a tendency to isolate ourselves from the elements we talk about. Not that that is good or bad, it’s just the nature of the business. Satellites give us a read more

September 4, 1996 CAPITOL BROADCASTING SELLS WWMX-FM & WOCT-FM, BALTIMORE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 04, 1996 Contact: Bob Lind 919-890-6101 Capitol Broadcasting Company, Raleigh, NC CAPITOL BROADCASTING SELLS WWMX-FM & WOCT-FM, BALTIMORE RALEIGH, NC, SEPTEMBER 4, 1996 — Jim Goodmon, President and CEO of Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc., Raleigh, NC, read more

July 31, 1996 Hurricane Bertha – A Meteorologist’s Perspective

Hurricane Bertha – A Meteorologist’s Perspective by Brian Orzel A meteorologist reporting live from the heart of the first hurricane to strike the Cape Fear coast in over a decade. Part of a team effort that set WRAL-TV 5’s compelling read more

January 1, 1996 Good luck to everyone at the Baltimore stations

Good luck to everyone at the Baltimore stations Capitol Broadcasting Company sold its Baltimore division, WWMX-FM and WOCT-FM, to American Radio Systems (ARS) headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. The sale follows recent legislation deregulating the broadcast industry allowing for multiple radio read more