DMA 17: DENVER

FCC Votes to Approve La Plata Market Mod

The FCC commissioners signaled Wednesday (June 12) that they have voted in favor of a proposal to modify the satellite markets of KDVR, KCNC, KMGH and KUSA, all Denver, to include a so-called orphan county in Colorado that had been receiving out-of-state TV station signals from Dish Network and DirecTV due to the way the Nielsen market was drawn up.

MARKET SHARE | DMA 17: DENVER

KDVR-KWGN Campaign Supports Police And Their Families

DMA 17: DENVER

KDVR Denver Tests AlertMe Engagement Tool

AlertMe, an audience engagement tool for online content publishers, announced a successful pilot with Tribune Broadcasting’s KDVR Denver (DMA 17). An AlertMe button at the bottom of stories enables the station’s Fox31 website visitors to click-to-follow any story, allowing users to get updates on specific stories via email or text when new information is published. This […]

DMA 17

Top 20 Market Social Media Report: Denver

DMA 17

Denver Sweeps: Double-Digit Drop In News Viewing

DMA 17

KDVR Denver Switches Logo Design, Graphics

DMA 17

Denver News Battles Amid Digital Revolution

These days, staying competitive means more than just refreshing the faces reading the news. That has forced not only television stations but all news media to experiment with digital formats and other types of engagement as viewers — particularly younger ones — melt away from traditional delivery methods and turn toward mobile and online consumption.

DMA 17

Denver Sweep: KUSA Wins, KDVR New No. 2

DMA 17: DENVER

KDVR-KWGN Adds Meteorologist Jessica Lebel

DMA 17: DENVER

KDVR Reporter Says She Quit Over Death Threats

MARKET SHARE (DMA 17)

KDVR Denver Debate Promo A Knockout

DMA 17: DENVER

Police-TV ‘Partnership’ In Manhunt Questioned

Boulder police used a helicopter shared by four Denver stations to help catch a shooting suspect during a manhunt. Some say the arrangement falls into a  grey area of media ethics.

DMA 17: DENVER

Shake-Up At KWGN-KDVR: Mike Landess Returns

DMA 17

Denver Sweeps: KUSA Dominant, KCNC No. 2

DMA 17: DENVER

Sports Anchor Raul Martinez Leaves KDVR

DMA 17

Denver TV News Battle Heats Up At 11 A.M.

With the entry of Tribune’s Denver Fox affiliate KDVR into the 11 a.m. local news contest, the competition for tenths of a rating point is becoming more intense.

DMA 17: DENVER

KDVR Expands Early- And Mid-Morning News

Tribune’s Fox affil KDVR Denver will launch a weekday 11 a.m. newscast beginning April 11 and start its morning newscast, Good Day Colorado, a half-hour earlier at 4:30 a.m.

DMA 17: DENVER

At KDVR Denver, No Power, No Problem

High winds causing a power outtage shortly before the 5 p.m. newscast didn’t stop Tribune’s Denver Fox affiliate KDVR from putting on a show Thursday evening. They went old-school, just short of candelabras on the anchor desk.

DMA 17: DENVER

Joan Barrett Named GM Of KDVR-KWGN

Tribune brings in the former president of Sunflower Broadcasting to lead the Fox-CW operations in Colorado.

MARKET SHARE (DMAS 4, 14 & 17)

‘Wheel’ Rolls To 3 Cities For Promo Campaign

DMA 17

Musical Chairs: Denver’s Three New NDs

This spring, three Denver TV stations installed news directors from out of state, all of them women. All have proven ratings success elsewhere. Two face the task of restoring morale at beaten, battered newsrooms. None believes that gender plays a role in journalistic decision making.

DMA 17 (DENVER)

Peter Maroney Retiring As KDVR-KWGN GM

Peter Maroney, a veteran general manager who guided Tribune’s Denver Fox affiliate KDVR and CW affil KWGN to stability after a particularly rough period, will retire effective June 26. “I have decided to do some other things in my life,” Maroney said.

DMA 17

‘Jeopardy,’ ‘Wheel’ Move To KDVR In Denver

The switch from KMGH to Fox’s KDVR takes effect on Sept. 8.

DMA 17 (DENVER)

KDVR-KWGN ND Ed Kosowski Leaving

He will leave Tribune’s Fox-CW duopoly in Denver when his contract expires next week after three years as news director.

DMA 17

KDVR Denver Discrimination Lawsuit Settled

DMA 17 (DENVER)

KDVR Launches Sunday Political Show

DMA 17 (DENVER)

KDVR’s Eli Stokols To Launch Politics Show

DMAS 17 (DENVER) & 40 (AUSTIN, TX)

Hema Mullur Leaves KDVR For KEYE

DMA 17 (DENVER)

KDVR Story Prompts Police To Reopen Murder Case

DMA 17 (DENVER)

KDVR’s Eli Stokols Pushes Political News

DMA 17

Fox’s KDVR To Apologize For X-Rated Shot

DMA 17 (DENVER)

Felon Calls KDVR Reporter During Hostage Standoff

DMA 17 (DENVER)

Tom Martino Pursuing Lawsuit Against KDVR

DMA 17 (DENVER)

Eli Stokols Named KDVR Weekend News Anchor

DMA 17

Turnover Abounds At Two Denver Stations

A certain corner of Denver TV is seeing sudden turnover. Why are they fleeing Fox O&O KDVR and co-owned CW affil KWGN? Either it’s a terrific springboard to bigger things or there’s some malfunction at the sister stations.

DENVER SWEEPS

New Faces In Denver’s Morning News Battle

DMA 17

Hoax Uncovered By Denver Rival

Denver Fox affiliate KDVR has retracted a report that the grandson of a prominent gunmaker was detained for questioning by authorities after rival KUSA uncovered details that indicate the story was a hoax.

DMA 17

Anchor Changes At Denver’s KWGN And KDVR

DMA 17 (DENVER)

KDVR Sports Anchor Ron Zappolo Retiring

DMA 17 (DENVER)

KDVR Anchor Libby Weaver Signs Off For Good