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INBA Student Award Winner returns to Illinois

Multi-media journalist Lindsey Harrison is now back in Illinois; she is heading the Bloomington/Normal Bureau for WMBD-TV.  Harrison has been an MMJ at another Nexstar station, WTWO in Terre Haute, since just after her graduation from Illinois State University in May 2014.  At ISU, Harrison was an active SINBA member, attended the Spring 2014 convention, and won two student awards.

Iconic Chicago Weatherman Dies

Legendary Chicago weatherman Harry Volkman has died.

He died Thursday after a long illness at the age of 89, his son, radio personality Eddie Volkman, confirmed to CBS 2.

The elder Volkman spent more than 50 years as a TV weatherman and meteorologist. Eighteen of them were at CBS 2.

Lester Holt Gets NBC Anchor Job Officially

Lester Holt will be named the permanent anchor of "NBC Nightly News." Holt moved to the NBC network in 2000 after several years as an anchor at WBBM-TV in Chicago.  He became the full-time anchor of "Weekend Nightly News" in 2007.


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