May 16, 2023 | May 16, 1973
WQLN NPR first signed on the air in 1973. On May 16th of that year, Mayor Tullio easily won the Democratic primary. As did Erie City Council candidates Mile Flatley, Robert Brabender, Walter Crishock, and Tony Rugare.
This Day in History is presented by Chronicles, which is available online at WQLN.org and on PBS Passport.