Jan 13 2017

Berggren leaves traffic duties after 35 years

I have been so blessed in my life to do something as a career that I truly love. In 1982, AAA and KDKA took a chance on me as a traffic reporter. I was just a kid back then fresh out of broadcasting school when I applied for the job.

And with that, a Facebook post to the KDKA Morning News page, traffic reporter Kathy Berggren announced today was the last day that she’d report the traffic on KDKA Radio. AAA has offered Berggren a position in public and community relations. She will still appear on KDKA and other radio and TV stations speaking about important AAA information.

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  1. I thought you said… » PBRTV.com

    […] A week or so ago we posted that Kathy Berggren was leaving er post as the AAA traffic reporter for KDKA-AM (1020). But you’ve likely heard her since. The Monday and Tuesday after her farewell, she was off the air but back on Wednesday. Larry Richert announced following the traffic report we heard that Berggren is responsible for finding her replacement. “So she’ll be filling in for herself in the meantime.” […]

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