KARE Minneapolis Names Reggie Wilson Sports Director

KARE Sports Anchor Leaving KARE After 25 Years

Bill Dallman Named KARE Minneapolis GM

He joins the Tegna NBC affiliate from KOMO Seattle, where he’s been news director since 2018 and succeeds the retiring John Remes.

KARE’s Julie Nelson Tests Positive For COVID

KARE’s Adrienne Broaddus Heading To CNN

Pat Evans Leaves KARE Minneapolis

KARE’s Sundgaard Out, Ethics Violations Charged

Unexpected Perks Of Anchoring From Home

Don’t underestimate the appeal to viewers of getting to know their favorite TV personalities in a more intimate way.

KARE Minneapolis Ups Kraus To Sales Director

Tegna promotes Joanie Kraus to succeed Steve Chase as head of sales at its Minneapolis NBC affiliate.

Minnesota Forecaster Barry ZeVan Dies At 82

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

TV Openings In News, Sales And Marketing

New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings in marketing, sales and news from Tegna’s stations in Austin and Minneapolis, Capitol Broadcasting’s WRAL in Raleigh, and Nexstar’s station in Jackson, Miss.

MARKET SHARE | DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

Double Murder, Kidnapping Subject Of KARE Podcast

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

KARE Reporter Chris Hrapsky Moves To Anchor Desk

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

Lindsey Seavert Moves To Part-Time Role At KARE

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

KARE Weekend Anchor Cory Hepola Leaving

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

Weekend Anchor Camille Williams Leaves KARE

SOCIAL SCORECARD | DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

Super Bowl Helps KARE Lead Social Media

Tegna’s NBC affiliate in Minneapolis has evolved its use of social media over the years, from a platform to drive users to KARE’s newscasts or website to it being the primary outlet for breaking news. “Facebook is literally the first place that we will put breaking news. The audience now demands more content on social media. So our strategy has completely been turned upside down,” says Social Media Manager Bea Chang.

Tegna NBC Affilis Tops In Olympics Ratings

DMA 15

Top 20 Market Social Media Report: Minneapolis

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

KARE Moves Morning Anchor Tim McNiff

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

KARE News Director Jane Helmke Leaving

Jane Helmke, who has been news director at Tegna’s NBC affiliate KARE Minneapolis/St. Paul for the last seven years, is stepping down. She’s leaving to spend more time with her family. Her partner is battling cancer and the couple has two teenage children.

MARKET SHARE | DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

KARE Wins duPont For Investigative Reporting

5 Stations Among duPont-Columbia Winners

They are KNXV Phoenix (Scripps), KARE Minneapolis (Tegna), KHOU Houston (Tegna), KNTV San Francisco (NBC) and WITI Milwaukee (Tribune). Also winning awards are ABC News, CBS News and PBS, plus Netflix, HBO and National Geographic Networks. The awards will be presented on Jan. 16, 2018.

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

KARE Morning Anchor Kim Insley Leaves

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

Morning Anchor Kim Insley Leaves KARE

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL

Longtime Anchor Tim McNiff Returns To KARE

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

Former KARE Anchor Paul Magers Retires

DMA 15

KARE Minneapolis Wins George Polk Award

Tegna Media’s NBC affiliate KARE Minneapolis (DMA 15) won a George Polk Award for television reporting for its investigative series Invisible Wounds. Numerous KARE investigations disclosed that the Veterans Administration in Minnesota used unqualified doctors and inappropriate medical tests on veterans with traumatic brain injuries. KARE is the only television broadcaster to win a Polk […]

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

KARE Makes Weekend, A.M. Anchor Changes

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS

KARE Reporter Responds To Jeans Criticism

DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL

KARE’s Diana Pierce Retiring After 32 Years

DMA 15

KARE Minneapolis Adds 6:30 P.M. Newscast

Weekend anchor Rena Sarigianopoulos and reporter/anchor fill-in Jana Shortal are co-anchoring a new broadcast at 6:30 p.m. on Tegna’s NBC affiliate in Minneapolis.

DMA 15 (MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL)

KARE McCoy Heading To NBC News In L.A.

DMA 15 (MINNEAPOLIS)

Cory Hepola Joins KARE As Morning Anchor

DMA 15 (MINNEAPOLIS-SAINT PAUL)

Former KARE Anchor Kirsten Lindquist Dies At 60

DMA 52

Raguse, Guggenmos Leaving WIVB Buffalo

MARKET SHARE (DMA 15: MINNEAPOLIS)

KARE Anchors Trespass In Super Bowl Promo

DMA 15 (MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL)

KARE Morning Anchor Tim McNiff Leaving

DMA 15 (MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL)

Pete Busch Gone From Traffic Job At KARE

AIR CHECK BY DIANA MARSZALEK

A Quick Trip Around The World Of Local News

Among stories of interest to the local journalism community are the ratings gains in Washington, D.C., during the government shutdown; the decline in local news viewing overall; a new morning show at previously newsless KCWI Des Moines, Iowa; a new company called ProPixTV that is selling feature stories to stations; and a tip of the old rabbit ears to KARE Minneapolis’ Brad Huppert who just won his ninth and 10th Edward R. Murrow Awards.