Remembering Robert W. Dickey
Remembering KQV President and General Manager Robert W. Dickey, who passed away Christmas Eve at the age of 84, anchor PJ Maloney has produced a retrospective of a man who dedicated his professional life to radio. It include tributes from broadcasters, staff, friends and public officials... people who have known and worked with Bob Dickey in his 60+ years in broadcasting.
Short of troops to fight in Iraq and Afghanistan a decade ago, the National Guard offered tens of thousands of soldiers bonuses of $15,000 or more to reenlist. The Pentagon now is demanding the money back, as investigations have found widespread fraud and mismanagement by National Guard officials under pressure to meet enlistment targets. But soldiers say the military is reneging on 10-year-old agreements and imposing severe financial hardship on veterans whose only mistake was to accept bonuses to reenlist.
Should Pennsylvania lift the ban and allow PennDot to produce ID acceptable to the Federal Real ID program?