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time which no longer exists. A
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Doug accepting his Silver Circle Award from the
National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences-Mid America
Doug has been a central Illinois radio and television broadcaster for
41 years. He's
the Taylorville, Springfield, Decatur, Danville and Champaign-Urbana
markets throughout his entire 41 years.
was co-anchor and chief weather Anchor at WICD-TV, and is currently co-anchor
and weather anchor on Fox-Champaign, WCCU-TV in Urbana.
He is the longest tenured weather caster in central Illinois.
site is dedicated to preserving central Illinois Broadcast
History. It's being constantly updated with additions
and maybe even a few revisions. Check back often.
be participating in the National Sweetcorn Festival Parade in Hoopeston
on Saturday, Sept 5; and the Labor Day Parades on Monday, Sept 7 in
Danville and Westville! Be watching for FOX-Champaign, WCCU,
Channel 27! Recent News-Gazette
article featuring Doug....Here
dougquick at dougquick.com
(May 11, 2015) Changed the status of WICD to show WICS image as
all references to WICD have been eliminated on the former signal of
WICD, Channel 15. It has become a full translator of WICS.
(May 29, 2015) Finished writing my book....now, organizing pictures and
writing captions. Hope to be presenting to a publisher
soon! Plus, I'll be updating this website with loads of new
(June 10, 2015) Completed Peoria Television History Page with new
material, pictures, videos and more! Relive the television past
of Peoria by clicking on Peoria Television History!
(June 20, 2015) Made additional "tweeks" and corrections/additions to
the Peoria TV
As we approach the new TV season for 2015-16, this week a look back to
1963-64 and what was being offered by ABC, which by the way was my
"favored" network. It seemed to have more of my favorite
shows. Any guesses to which ones?
...plus we look at 1983, 20 years later. Here are the 22 new shows for the
1983-84 season offered by all three networks.
from an outside source and may be discontinued at any
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