KNX 1070 to Broadcast Live from Whittier on June 13
(Los Angeles, May 27, 2014) –KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO’s award-winning series profiling local communities, “KNX On Your Corner,” will take an in-depth look at the eastern San Gabriel Valley on Friday, June 13 from 5am – 7pm.
KNX 1070 will focus on important issues, improvement projects, commerce, landmarks and hidden gems in the eastern San Gabriel Valley cities of Whittier, Covina, West Covina,the City of Industry, Baldwin Park, La Puente and surrounding neighborhoods. Civic leaders and other local guests will be featured throughout the special day of programming designed to give listeners insight into the unique attributes of the area.
Listeners can join the conversation using #OnYourCorner on Twitter and Facebook. The public is also invited to a live broadcast as KNX brings its operations to Jack’s Restaurant in Whittierat 13221 Whittier Boulevard. Free refreshments will be offered.
Dick Helton and Vicky Moore will anchor the news from 5:00 – 9:00am, Frank Mottek will host the KNX Business Hour from 1:00 – 2:00pm and Jim Thornton and Diane Thompson will anchor the broadcast from 2:00 – 7:00pm. KNX 1070 is Southern California’s only all-news radio station.
Stories and photographs from all “KNX On Your Corner” events are posted online at www.cbsLA.com/onyourcorner. The series is presented by Community Bank.
“KNX On Your Corner” was honored in 2013 by the Radio & Television News Association of Southern California with a Golden Mike Award in the category of Best Feature News.