Radio News

Important WGBF Programming Changes!
Responding to many, many requests over the past two years for more live programming, starting on Monday, 2/7, and continuing on weekdays TFN, here’s the new NewsTalk 1280 WGBF program schedule:
California Politician Says: Boycott Limbaugh!
A California State Senator, Leland Yee, has been receiving threatening messages by fax ever since criticizing Rush Limbaugh's pidgin Chinese remarks on his radio program last week. Rush, in his usual non-politically-correct manner, was poking fun at the Chinese President's remarks during h…
Doug Stephan’s Good Day: On The Road
Doug Stephan, host of NewsTalk 1280's early morning show, "Good Day," heard weekdays at 5am, is on the road, looking for warmer weather and friendly radio affiliates to visit on his trek to the west coast from his Massachusetts farm. Along for the ride is his trusty dog, Charl…
Tucson Tragedy: Targeting Talk Radio
The after effects of the Tucson mass murder continue to be felt in the Talk Radio world as the moderate Republican Governor of Rhode Island Lincoln Chafee bans all state workers from appearing on any talk radio program.
All News Radio – the Next Big Thing?
While long a staple on major market radio dials, all-news radio has never made much of an impact outside the top 50 cities - places like New York, L.A. and Chicago. But there's a growing belief that technological changes in radio and the internet, and cultural changes in the country's…