WCBS Newsradio 880 Celebrates 50 Years Of News In New York


NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – In this week’s 50 Stories podcast, listen to the voice that turned on Newsradio 88 on its first day 50 years ago this week.

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Original WCBS news anchor Charles Osgood in the very early days of Newsradio in 1967. (Credit: WCBS Newsradio 880)

Amazingly, he also continues to grace our airwaves every morning, seven days a week.

WCBS 880 50th Anniversary Photos: The Early Years

The one and only Charles Osgood recalls what it was like on day one.