KMOV St. Louis Apologizes For Calling Black Homeowners ‘Colored’

First Alert Weather Spurs Legal Storm In St. Louis

A legal battle is in the forecast for two local television stations. Gray Media Group, the parent company of KMOV, filed suit last week against competitor Tegna’s KSDK, arguing it had violated a trademark by debuting a new weather brand featuring the phrase “Weather First Alert” just two months after KMOV began using “First Alert Weather” in its coverage of severe weather.

Anchor Justin Andrews Returning To KMOV St. Louis

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KMOV’s Morning And Late News Ratings Trending Up

KMOV St. Louis increased viewership for its morning and late news in the fall of 2022. Scott Diener, KMOV’s news director, says since Danielle Ruth Reeves arrived as CSD, “her team has done a great job with the marketing.”

Doug Vaughn, After Long Health Absence, Set To Return To KMOV Sports

KMOV Leaving Downtown St. Louis For New Facility In Suburbs

Gray Television’s KMOV is set to depart downtown St. Louis in 2023 for a new broadcast facility in Maryland Heights, Mo. KMOV has broadcast from Gateway Tower at One Memorial Drive for more than 50 years. In Maryland Heights, KMOV will turn a three-story office building known as 77 Progress Parkway into its new facility with 45,000 square feet available for studios, newsroom and production support spaces.

KMOV Plans To Move Headquarters Out Of Downtown St. Louis

KMOV St. Louis Reporter Roasted On Social Media For Teen Drug Story

KSDK, KMOV St. Louis Shut Down Shared Helicopter

Former KMOV Meteorologist Meghan Danahey Sues Station

DMA 23: ST. LOUIS

JD Sosnoff Promoted To KMOV VP-GM

The St. Louis CBS affiliate’s sales director is tapped by Meredith to succeed Mike Murphy who announced his retirement after a 30-year broadcasting career.

KMOV Anchor Emily Pritchard Moves To WHDH

KMOV Promotes Paige Hulsey To Weekend Anchor

Maurice Drummond Gives Up KMOV Sports Dir. Post

DMA 21: ST. LOUIS

KMOV Bumps NFL For Storm Coverage, Dominates In The Ratings

DMA 21: ST. LOUIS

KMOV St. Louis Updates Branding, Graphics

DMA 21: ST. LOUIS

KMOV Reporter Justin Andrews Injured In Fire

DMA 21: ST. LOUIS

KMOV Adds Venton Blandin To Reporting Staff

DMA 21: ST. LOUIS

KMOV Adds Marissa Hollowed To Anchor Desk

DMA 21: ST LOUIS

KMOV To Carry NFL Chiefs Preseason Games

Meredith-owned CBS affiliate KMOV St. Louis (DMA 21) announced today that they will carry all of the Kansas City Chiefs’ preseason football games. Many St. Louis football fans have adopted […]

DMA 21: ST. LOUIS

KMOV Names Cory Stark A.M. News Co-Anchor

Meredith’s CBS affiliate KMOV St. Louis (DMA 21) has promoted Cory Stark to co-anchor of News 4 This Morning from 4 to 7 a.m. Stark started at KMOV in November […]

DMA 21: ST. LOUIS

KMOV Names Courtney Bryant P.M. Co-Anchor

DMA 21: ST. LOUIS

KMOV Names Scott Diener News Director

The former news VP at KCBS-KCAL Los Angeles takes over at the Meredith CBS affil in St. Louis on Sept. 6.

DMA 21: SR. LOUIS

Former KMOV News Dir. Joins Catholic Charities

DMAS 12 & 21

NewsON Expands With 3 Meredith Stations

With the inclusion of Meredith’s KPHO and KTVK in Phoenix and KMOV in St. Louis, the national service providing local news via app has grown to 141 stations in 99 markets covering 48 of the top 50 markets and 80% of the U.S. population. Meredith says more of its stations could come on board in the coming months.

DMA 21: ST. LOUIS

Brian Thouvenot Out As KMOV News Director

Meredith-owned CBS affiliate KMOV St. Louis parted ways with its news director, Brian Thouvenot, today. GM Mike Murphy said he could not comment on personnel matters, then added that the station would “aggressively pursue the hiring of a replacement.”

DMA 21

KMOV St. Louis Anchor Alissa Reitmeier Leaving

DMA 21: ST. LOUIS

Courtney Bryant Named KMOV 5 P.M. Co-Anchor

Ex-St. Louis Reporters Reunite In Twin Cities

DMA 21: ST. LOUIS

Skin Cancer Surgery Sidelines KMOV’s Ehrhardt

Fall Brings Big Changes To Daytime TV In St. Louis

DMA 21 (ST. LOUIS)

Former KMOV Anchor To Run For Office

DMA 21 (ST. LOUIS)

Reporter-Anchor Julian Johnson Leaving KMOV

DMA 21 (ST. LOUIS)

Longtime Journo Robin Smith Leaving KMOV

DMA 21 (ST. LOUIS)

Craig Cheatham Leaving KMOV After 16 Years

Jobs In St. Louis, Tupelo And Richmond

Meredith’s CBS affil KMOV St. Louis is searching for a director of technology and operations. Heatland Media’s WTVA (NBC-ABC) in Tupelo, Miss., has an opening for a director of engineering. Raycom Media’s CW affiliate, WUPV in Richmond, Va., is in need of a director of new business development.To see all job openings on TVNewsCheck, click here.

DMA 21

St. Louis Sweeps: KMOV, KTVI Strong In Late News

DMA 21

KMOV St. Louis To Debut New Set Today

DMAS 43 & 21

WBMA GM Mike Murphy Moves To KMOV

Mike Murphy, the general manager of Sinclair’s Birmingham, Ala., ABC affiliate is leaving the station after more than 12 years to take the GM job at Meredith’s CBS affiliate KMOV St. Louis.

DMA 21 (ST. LOUIS)

KMOV Moves Claire Kellett To ‘Great Day’