DMA 13: SEATTLE

Peter Saiers Named KING-KONG News Director

The veteran television journalist joins Tegna’s Seattle duopoly to lead the news team.

DMA 12: SEATTLE

KING Adds Jordan Wilkerson To Weather Team

Jordan Wilkerson joins Tegna’s Seattle duopoly of KING (NBC) and KONG (ind.) as the newest member of the weather team. Wilkerson anchors weather on KING newscasts on weekends at 5, 6:30 and 11 p.m. as well as the 10 p.m. newscast on KONG.  A native of Florida, Wilkerson comes from WCSC Charleston, S.C., where she […]

MARKET SHARE | DMA 12: SEATTLE

KING Names Yovanovich Marketing Director

Promotion veteran Jay Yovanovich joins the Tegna NBC affiliate in Seattle from WRAL Raleigh, N.C.

TVN TECH: NEW FACILITIES INSIDER

KING Hits A Grand Slam At Home Plate Center

While Tegna’s Seattle TV properties downsized with the move to a new operations center, they upsized in technology, collaboration and growth potential. The new digs turn out more than 18 hours of news a day with state-of-the-art equipment including Sony cameras, automation, production switchers and news automation that controls gear from Evertz, Logitek, Grass Valley, Abekas and Ross Video.

DMA 14: SEATTLE

KING Ups Jessica Hagan To Director Of Sales

Tegna promotes her from director of market development to lead sales at its three Seattle  properties: KING, KONG and NWCN.

DMAS 14 & 39

Tegna Slots New GMs In Seattle, Austin

Jim Rose is promoted at KING, KONG and NWCN, while Kristie Gonzales takes over at KVUE.

DMA 14

KING Seattle Announces Plan To Move

After more than 63 years at 333 Dexter Ave N., the Gannett NBC afiliate will begin building its future home in Seattle’s SoDo neighborhood. The new location is kitty corner from Safeco Field. Once the build-out is complete, KING, independent KONG and Northwest Cable News will occupy the first three floors of the North Building.