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OnMedia: Shepard Smith and Katrina

Published Aug. 25, 2010

Hurricane Katrina was a key event in the career of Fox News anchor Shepard Smith... You can tweet your way into the Emmy Awards telecast... Channel 12 is giving up an hour of prime-time Wednesday for a gubernatorial debate.

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OnMedia: A night of "Idol," reruns and the president

Published Jan. 27, 2010

Tonight's State of the Union address means a slew of reruns on the schedule ... Martha Stewart is leaving broadcast television ... A video rundown on the unanswered questions as the final season of "Lost" is about to begin.

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OnMedia: Lake FM is taking requests by tweet

Published Jan. 7, 2010

Instead of that old-fashioned telephone, Lake FM is trying out Twitter as a way to connect with listeners ... Jenny Craig snares George Costanza ... And, of course, TV is focused on Stormageddon coverage today.

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OnMedia: Milwaukee TV veterans get an Emmy honor

Published Oct. 9, 2009

A half-dozen Milwaukee TV veterans make up the second class inducted into the Chicago Emmy chapter's Silver Circle. Just one of them, Channel 12's Kathy Mykleby is still on camera every day.