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News and Sports Changes on WICU/WSEE

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News veteran Kevin MacDowell will be returning to reporting using his broad journalistic abilities to provide in-depth, investigative stories. WICU/WSEE General Manager, Pam Forsyth says Kevin will be doing the kinds of stories that will touch the people of our communities.

Mike Ruzzi , also a veteran broadcaster in the Erie Television market will be anchoring the WICU News at 5, 6:00 and 11:00 Monday through Friday along with Amanda Post on the early evening newscasts.

This type of transition is not new to WICU as many local news viewers will remember the great Bill Knupp who was a sports anchor who became a much respected news anchor. Also  in nearby Pittsburgh, long time WTAE Sports Anchor Andrew Stockey made the same move to news and Jim Donavan, a 40 year veteran of covering sports in the Cleveland market and current play by play voice of the Browns, has been anchoring a 7:00 PM news program.

These internal changes will also result in Jay Puskar moving into Ruzzi's sports role on WICU. Tim Mello will take over weekends and the Sportsblitz for Puskar. One other upcoming move was also announced. WSEE Anchor, Lauren Adams will be promoted to Lilly Broadcasting's Washington D.C. Bureau working with Ted Fioraliso and Jacqueline Policastro starting Dec 1.

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