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Longtime TV meteorologist fired for declining vaccine

A longtime Michigan television meteorologist said he was fired for declining to get vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus. "Today, it is with a heavy heart, I announce after over 33 years, I am n...
1 month ago|Washington, United States

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A meteorologist was fired from his TV station after 33 years at the job because he refused to get a COVID-19 vaccine

"I have authority over my body," the meteorologist, Karl Bohnak, wrote in a Facebook post announcing his termination.

1 month ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Michigan TV Weatherman Out After Refusing To Get Vaccine

MARQUETTE, Mich. (AP) — A man who spent more than 30 years reporting the weather on TV in northern Michigan said he’s out of a job after refusing to get the COVID-19 vaccine.Karl Bohnak began working at WLUC-TV in 1988. He said the Upper Peninsula was one of the most challenging places in the U.S. for weather forecasting.“Many of you have taken one of these injections, and that is absolutely your right,” Bohnak said Wednesday on Facebook. “It is…

1 month ago|United States
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Michigan TV weatherman out after refusing to get vaccine

MARQUETTE, Mich. (AP) — A man who spent more than 30 years reporting the weather on TV in northern Michigan said he's out of a job after refusing to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Karl Bohnak began working at WLUC-TV in 1988.

1 month ago|United States
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A TV meteorologist of 33 years declined the vaccine, citing personal freedoms. He was fired.

Michigan meteorologist Karl Bohnak said he was fired after more than 33 years as his news station’s weatherman because he would not adhere to the company's coronavirus vaccine mandate.

1 month ago|Washington, United States
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Longtime TV meteorologist fired for declining vaccine

A longtime Michigan television meteorologist said he was fired for declining to get vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus. "Today, it is with a heavy heart, I announce after over 33 years, I am n...

1 month ago|Washington, United States
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Michigan TV Meteorologist Fired At NBC Affiliate Over Covid-19 Vaxx Refusal

Michigan television station WLUC, an NBC affiliate, has fired its longtime meteorologist over his refusal to get a Covid-19 vaccination. Karl Bohnak, who spent 33 years at the station, revealed his dismissal in a Facebook post. “I am leaving TV6 because the station’s corporate owner, Gray Television, has mandated vaccination against COVID-19 for anyone entering […]

1 month ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Karl Bohnak, longtime Michigan TV weatherman, fired after refusing vaccine

The weatherman worked for the station TV6 for more than 30 years, saying he has "authority" over his body.

1 month ago|United States
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A meteorologist was fired from his TV station after 33 years at the job because he refused to get a COVID-19 vaccine

"I have authority over my body," the meteorologist, Karl Bohnak, wrote in a Facebook post announcing his termination.

1 month ago|United States
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Michigan TV Weatherman Out After Refusing to Get Vaccine

A man who spent more than 30 years reporting the weather on TV in northern Michigan said he’s out of a job after refusing to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

1 month ago|Chicago, United States
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Michigan TV weatherman out after refusing to get vaccine

A man who spent more than 30 years reporting the weather on TV in northern Michigan said he's out of a job after refusing to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

1 month ago|Detroit, United States
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12 of these news sources are bias rated
7 are CENTER
L 36%
C 55%
 
CBS Local
The Washington Post
Deadline
Newsweek
Associated Press News
The Hill
Business Insider
NBC Chicago
The Detroit News
CT Insider
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