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WNYW New York Mines Its Archives To Turn Cold Cases Into Podcasts

A trip to WNYW’s Tape Room, where the station keeps its archives, sparked an idea for reporter Dan Bowens. In the Tape Room, Bowens found old reports of crimes from the New York/New Jersey/Connecticut area that have remained unsolved to this day. Bowens has produced 13 audio-only podcasts so far. Of those, four were made into TV stories and then those four were stitched together for a 22-minute special called The Tape Room.

DMA 1: NEW YORK

WNYW Ups Dan Bowens To Weekend Anchor

Fox-owned WNYW New York (DMA 1) today promoted Dan Bowens to weekend anchor. Effective immediately, he will anchor the Fox 5 News at 6 p.m. and the Fox 5 News at 10 p.m. each Saturday and Sunday. In addition, Bowens will continue to report on various weekday newscasts, write and produce for the station’s Jazz […]