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WTIC-FM, Hartford Jock Gary Craig Gets Blowback from Latino Fest Video

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Jun 29th 2016, 13:07, by radioinfo
WTIC-FM, Hartford Jock Gary Craig Gets Blowback from Latino Fest Video.  WTIC-FM, Hartford afternoon personality Gary Craig and CBS RADIO Hartford are getting some bad press in the city after Craigcraiggary posted a video he made while attending last weekend's Latino Fest at Hartford's riverfront.  In the video, Craig makes racially derogatory jokes.  He posted the video to YouTube and his Facebook page and CBS put it on WTIC-FM's webpage.  After receiving criticism from Hartford's mayor, among others, the video was removed and both CBS Hartford and Craig issued statements apologizing.  See the Hartford Courant's coverage here.
RadioInfo Career Moves.  In the Albany market, Danie exits the morning show post at Albany Broadcasting's hip hop  WAJZ "JAMZ 96.3" for a gig yet-to-be-announced.….On-air pro Scott Letourneau is joining Townsquare Media's country KLEN, Cheyenne "Cowboy Country 106.3" to host mornings.  Letourneau was most recently with Westwood One's Denver-based 24/7 formats.  He'll also host afternoons at the company's country KWYY, Casper…..Lino Alvarez is named GSM Lazer Broadcasting's Oxnard/Ventura, Santa Barbara and the Santa Maria, California markets.
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