ABC O&Os Present ‘California Dreaming: The Future Of The Golden State’

While California is grappling with income inequality, wildfires and earthquakes, some say the state is not the home they remember. California Dreaming: The Future of the Golden State is a five-part series from ABC Owned Television Stations, in partnership with National Geographic, that will look at the future of what the California dream means and the people […]

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Michael Carr Named GM Of KFSN Fresno

ABC Owned Television Stations moves him up from news director to lead all operations in Fresno.

Soaking Up Millennials With A Sponge

Great stories don’t grow on trees. But ABC O&O KFSN Fresno, Calif., found one that grows on vines.

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KFSN Promo Makes Local TV News Feel Cool

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Why Is KFSN Fresno’s News Leader?

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KFSN Tops Its Fresno Peers On Social Media

An aggressive use of Facebook (as well as dominance on Twitter and Instagram) has pushed the ABC O&O KFSN Fresno, Calif., to the front of the pack among local media on social according to Shareablee data. Paul Greeley looks at the station’s content cat-and-mouse game on the platform, as well as its growing use of Facebook Live.

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Newsroom Jobs In Texas, Calif., Iowa And Pa.

Graham Media’s KPRC (NBC) in Houston is looking for a news assignment editor. ABC Television’s O&O KFSN in Fresno, Calif., needs a promotion and digital brand manager. Hearst Television’s KCCI (CBS) in Des Moines, Iowa, wants an assistant creative services director. Calkins Media is searching for a digital video publishing director in Levittown, Pa.  To see all job openings, visit our Media Job Center by clicking here.

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KFSN Fresno Turns Positive Stories Into Marketing

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Saying Goodbye In Style; POP; Social Media

WCVB Boston’s recent online coverage of the retirement of longtime anchor Susan Wormick can serve as a guide for how other stations should handle the retirement of one of their veteran, well-liked news personalities. Also this week, we look at some proof of performance spots and some social media tips.

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Watch ABC Streaming Debuts In Fresno

With this addition, the live, 24/7 linear broadcast network streaming service is now available in all eight ABC Owned Station markets with KFSN roll-out. Hearst Television also plans to launch the Watch ABC service in its 13 ABC station markets, which include Boston, Pittsburgh, Kansas City and Milwaukee, in the coming months.

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KFSN Promotes Michael Carr To News Dir.

He has been acting news director since former ND Tracey Watkowski left for KGO San Francisco last month.

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KFSN To Replace ‘Oprah’ With Newscast

ABC affiliate KFSN will become the second station in the market to broadcast a 4 p.m. newscast when on Sept. 12 it launches Action News Live at Four in place of Oprah. The newscast will go head to head with We are Fresno: Live on NBC affil KSEE.