Stories from the Past Week in Broadcasting
Last week, broadcasters took to the air with tributes to the Queen of Soul, previews of the upcoming NFL Season and features on the biggest local news — from state fairs to primary elections.
Here are some of the top trends last week:
35,571 remembrances of the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, who died August 16 at age 76.Story from WDET » Story from WASH FM »
12,927 broadcasts covering NFL preseason action.Story from WGCL » Story from WIP FM »
12,909 reports on and from state fairgrounds across the country.Story from KRIV » Story from WHAS »
5,038 segments on the latest state and local election results.Story from WCCO » Story from KDKA »
4,481 stories featuring the research efforts of local universities.Story from KTVB »
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