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Margaret Carrero

margret carrero 6552 Margaret Carrero Margaret Carrero joined the KNX 1070 news team in March 2012.

Margaret began her radio career at country music station KRAK in Sacramento. A few years later she transitioned to traffic reporting with Metro Networks / Westwood One. For the better part of her 15 years with Metro, Margaret produced content and traffic reports in the Sacramento / San Joaquin Valley region and delivered countless reports for just about every radio format from Chico to Merced.

She transferred to Metro’s Fresno office in 2006 where she wrote news for the company’s wire service, while continuing to do traffic reports on radio and television. In 2008, Margaret joined the KMJ news team in Fresno.

Many of Margaret’s stories have aired on the CBS Radio network over the years.

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Longtime Jackson Employee: AEG Co-CEO Knew About Medications In 90s

Michael Jackson’s longtime hair and makeup artist testified Thursday that AEG’s co-CEO was aware of the singer’s mix of medications, which she said he began receiving nearly two decades before his death.

05/09/2013

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Jury Hears Voicemail From Jackson’s Manager

Five days before Michael Jackson died, his manager called the singer’s doctor and said Jackson was sick.

05/02/2013

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March Foreclosure Rates Lowest In 5 Years

The number of American homes reposed by lenders in March fell to the lowest level in more than five years, according to Los Angeles-based Realty Trac Inc.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/11/2013

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Toll Lanes Make For Slower Commute On 110 Freeway

Express toll lanes aimed at reducing traffic congestion could be slowing down drivers on the Harbor (110) Freeway, officials said Wednesday.

04/10/2013

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South LA Shelter Offers Pets-In-Waiting Heated Floors, Retractable Roofs

If you’re looking for a furry friend to take home, the city of Los Angeles wants to be your matchmaker.

04/04/2013

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LA City Fire Eyes Bigger EMS Presence At Dodger Stadium

The next time you go to Dodger Stadium, you could see more emergency personnel parked outside.

03/27/2013

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Beach Art Display By Michael Sistig Points To Awareness Of Sustainability

German artist Michael Sistig has debuted an art display along the shoreline of El Segundo Beach.

02/16/2013

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Festival Of Arts

(KNX 1070) – Laguna Beach’s “Festival of Arts and Pageant of the Masters” has grown to become a beloved summer tradition.

01/25/2013

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Hoag Beach

Big changes are in store for Hoag Hospital, which has been serving the healthcare needs of central coastal Orange County for more than 60 years.

01/25/2013

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CSU To Offer Online Classes For $150

Students in the California State University system will soon have access to online courses to earn college credit over the Internet.

01/15/2013

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Suspected Shooter Pleads Not Guilty In Murder Of Compton Youth Pastor

A reputed gang member has pleaded not guilty to murder charges stemming from the shooting of a Compton youth pastor last year.

01/05/2013

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County Officials Scramble To Retain ‘Paying Patients’ Ahead Of Health Care Reform

Los Angeles County health officials were expected to give a progress report Tuesday on how the county plans to implement federal health care reform laws.

12/04/2012

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Glendale Water & Power

After more than a century, Glendale Water and Power has fallen victim to hard financial times.

10/19/2012

Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder and dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

LA Rabbi: Obama Should Boycott Ahmadinejad Speech At UN

A Southern California rabbi on Tuesday called upon U.S. officials to boycott Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s speech to the United Nations.

09/25/2012

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Police Bust Pawn Shop Owners Allegedly Linked To ‘Knock-Knock’ Thefts

A pair of pawn shop owners were behind bars on Thursday for allegedly buying items stolen from a series of burglaries in the Southland.

09/20/2012

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