- Morning News Editor, Producer
:: Las Vegas News Radio Station
Just call Barbara Kusak
a full-service news provider.
The native Detroiter has worked in all-media, from radio to TV and print journalism.
is a true early bird - writing, producing, and reporting during the KDWN Morning News
Barbara has worked as a news reporter/anchor for WMJC/WCSX and then, the CBS station, WWJ, in Detroit.
covered a variety of stories from the Republican National Convention
to the Jennie Jones trial, the Dr. Jack Kevorkian case, the crash of Northwest Flight 215.
The next phase of her
career landed Barbara
in New York City.
She worked as a writer at MSNBC.
then free-lanced as an Associate Producer at Fox News Channel
and as an Editor/Writer at the CBS all-news station, 1010 WINS.
Barbara maintained her on-air news presence, working at Westwood One/Metro Networks for stations including WABC and WOR.
has family roots here in Las Vegas, and knows what makes Sin City tick.
has also been writing the "Last Meal" column for the "215" and "Summerlin" magazines, interviewing local Las Vegas area chefs.
What\'s most important to Barbara?... her
also enjoys writing poetry, baking, and the arts... anything from the ballet to movies and Broadway-style shows.