[Ch. 5 News, 5/1/97, 5/5/97]

Two recordings of the WMAQ-Chicago news from May 1997, including Carol Marin's final broadcast.

00:00Copy video clip URL An episode of WMAQ News at 10.

00:18Copy video clip URL Report on an accident that has resulted in a young child being killed after trying to escape from an elevator that was stuck.

1:59Copy video clip URL Report on the murder of JonBenet Ramsey.

4:00Copy video clip URL Report on four police officers under investigation for misconduct, including rape, robbery, and extreme force. Series of short reports on happenings of the city.

7:00Copy video clip URL Commercial break.

8:42Copy video clip URL The news returns with a report on a man who was murdered when he stopped to change his tire on the side of the road. Followed by reports on a bombing trial, another murder, a new 911 dispatch system, and Chicago’s new archbishop.

11:50Copy video clip URL Commercial break.

13:34Copy video clip URL The news returns with reports on older mothers, storm damage and weather, and the show “ER.”

21:13Copy video clip URL Commercial break.

24:00Copy video clip URL The news returns with reports on the Chicago sports and the lottery numbers.

27:50Copy video clip URL Commercial break.

30:32Copy video clip URL Carol Marin announces that this newscast is to be her last. She thanks the various workers behind the scenes, as well as Magers and the audience.

32:55Copy video clip URL An episode of WMAQ News at 10. They begin by reporting on the murder of Lee Miglin, two boys found dead in a rock quarry, a denial of a retrial, several quick stories, and the debut of Archbishop George.

39:53Copy video clip URL Commercial break.

41:30Copy video clip URL The news returns with reports on the Oklahoma bombing trial, a gun battle in Texas, and a tobacco trial.

43:10Copy video clip URL Commercial break.

45:20Copy video clip URL The news returns with reports on cults, a South Side fire, and a weather report.

50:08Copy video clip URL Commercial break.

52:18Copy video clip URL The news returns with a segment called “Another Point of View.”

56:40Copy video clip URL Commercial break.

59:00Copy video clip URL The news returns with reports on cigarette use, breast feeding, sports, and the TV show “Invasion.”

1:05:13Copy video clip URL The news ends.

1:05:50Copy video clip URL Commercial break.

1:00:08Copy video clip URL Tape ends.

 

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