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Openings In News And Sales In Great Markets

New TV job postings on TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings at two network O&O’s in L.A. and Philly. The third opening is for a local sales manager in the Santa Maria/Santa Barbara/San Luis Obispo region of California.

DMA 124: SANTA BARBARA-SANTA MARIA-SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA

Former KEYT-KCOY Anchor To Serve Time For DUI

DMA 123 (SANTA BARBARA-SANTA MARIA-SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA)

KCOY Names George Kiriyama Managing Editor

DMA 122 (SANTA BARBARA-SANTA MARIA-SAN LUIS OBISPO. CA)

Ex-KCOY Meteorologist Settles Suit With Cowles

DMA 122 (SANTA BARBARA-SANTA MARIA-SAN LUIS OBISPO. CA)

Cowles Moving Local News Outside Market

In a corporate move to reorganize its Central Coast television stations, Cowles California Media will move the anchor desk of local evening news at its two Santa Maria stations — CBS affiliate KCOY and KKFX-CA (Fox) — to the company’s KION headquarters in Salinas, Calif., effective Jan. 13.  In addition, it has laid off approximately a dozen employees from KCOY and KKFX.

DMA 122

Tony Cipolla Joins KCOY As Morning Anchor

Veteran news anchor Tony Cipolla has joined Cowles Publishing’s CBS affiliate KCOY Santa Barbara, Calif. (DMA 122) as morning anchor from 5 to 7 a.m., Monday through Friday.  Cipolla has been covering news in the market for the past 20 years, previously on KSBY. In addition to his anchoring duties, Cipolla will also continue his […]

DMA 122

KCOY Santa Barbara Launches HD News

Cowles California Media-owned digital duopoly (CBS and Fox) KCOY Santa Barbara-San Luis Obispo-Santa Maria, Calif. (DMA 122) have launched high definition local newscasts . Bringing viewers local news in HD was a seven month process, from the planning stage to the actual build. A separate, new HD News suite was dedicated to the new equipment while […]