DMA 125: MONTEREY-SALINAS, CA

Drea Blackwell Named Sports Anchor At KSBW

Drea Blackwell on Tuesday was named sports anchor for Hearst’s KSBW Monterey-Salinas, Calif. Blackwell succeeds outgoing sports director Dennis Lehnen, who announced his retirement after 35 years at the station earlier this year. Lehnen will pass the torch to Blackwell on Aug. 5, the opening night of the Rio Olympics. Blackwell will join the KSBW […]

DMA 125: MONTEREY-SALINAS, CA

Dennis Lehnen Retiring From KSBW After 35 Years

Hearst-owned NBC affiliate KSBW Salinas, Calif. (DMA 125) said today that it sports director, Dennis Lehnen, has announced plans for retirement after 35 years at the station. Lehnen made public his decision Monday during the 6 p.m. edition of KSBW Action News 8. Lehnen has the longest running broadcast career in the station’s 62 year […]