FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 9, 2011
NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA TO DEDICATE NEW NEWSROOM
IN MEMORY OF VETERAN PERSONALITY FRED HONSBERGER
WHAT: KDKA-AM will dedicate its new newsroom in memory of talk show host Fred Honsberger, whose 30-year KDKA career began as an anchor/reporter and news director. Honsberger died on Dec. 16, 2009. As part of the ceremony, a 30"x24" bronze plaque bearing his image made by Pittsburgh-based Matthews International Corp. will be unveiled.
WHEN: Wednesday, May 11, 2011, 11:00 am
WHERE: CBS Radio Pittsburgh studios, 651 Holiday Drive, Foster Plaza 5 (Floor 2), Pittsburgh (Green Tree) 15220.
WHO: Honsberger’s family and current KDKA personalities will be in attendance. Local dignitaries have been invited. This event is open to news media but closed to the public.
NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA is owned and operated by CBS RADIO. Find KDKA at 1020 on the AM dial; on HD-3 channel of KDKA-FM; online at KDKAradio.com and through mobile devices such as the iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and the Zune.
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Press Contact: Michael Young, CBS Radio Sr. Vice President & Pittsburgh Market Manager
(412) 353-1401 [email protected]