This website is dedicated to the memory of legendary radio newsman Bob Hagen.

Kent State University Department of Special Collections and Archives has established The Bob Hagen Collection.  Bob's work,  which covers many different stations, formats, and  technology over five decades,  will be preserved and catalogued. "The DVD, "Leave a Light on for Me" is an important additon to Kent State's historical record and a wonderful remembrance of his career and connection to this university." 

10th Anniversary of Bob's Passing: 07/04/14

A decade has passed since Bob left us. Celebrate his life and times here at

New Exhibit: WNEW 1975

Bob finishes the 9am news before handing it back to Gene Klavan