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Chief engineer has seen many changes over decades in radio

Radio IQ is losing its chief engineer in a matter of days. Paxton Durham is retiring after decades in the business.

Dutchie Mirolli sat down with Paxton Durham to talk about his time at WVTF and Radio IQ.

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Paxton Durham -- from his early years in broadcasting to now

When he started at the station in 1990, it was much smaller, with one transmitter in Roanoke and one in Charlottesville.

Dutchie worked at WVTF from 1999 to 2014 in the news department. She was thrilled to return to the station in 2021 to work behind the scenes in promotions, social media and as the station's fund drive coordinator.