Traffic Reporter Samuel King Joins KSAT San Antonio

KSAT San Antonio Makes Morning Anchor Change

MARKET SHARE

The New Us: Local TV Marketing In 2020, Part 2

Local TV marketers are navigating new territory so far in 2020 that few could have seen coming.  In San Antonio, KSAT launched a campaign called the Trust Index, a vetting process to separate true reporting from false. And in Richmond, Va., after 36 days of civil unrest, WRIC tries a tricky approach to its marketing.

TVN’S NEWSROOM INNOVATORS

TVN’s Newsroom Innovators | Different Vibe For KSAT’s Streaming ‘News At 9’

With the streaming-only The News At 9, Graham-owned KSAT in San Antonio is playing with the boundaries of a traditional newscast, blowing open the time constraints of traditional packages and going bold with deep dives and different presentation formats.

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO

Can Your Station Turn Viewers Into Members?

For the nearly 700 people who came, KSAT San Antonio’s “Spooktacular” was just a nice way for the family to spend the Sunday before Halloween. But for the station, it wasn’t just about selling tickets to a community event. Spooktacular was another step toward a distant goal that skeptics might say doesn’t have a ghost of a chance: to develop an ongoing membership model for commercial TV stations. The concept is to identify loyal digital fans and “super-serve” them with layers of distinctive value that they will pay for. Now KSAT’s owner, Graham Media Group, is doubling down on the idea — and getting some help from Google to do it.

Man Arrested For Pointing Laser At KSAT Chopper Pilot

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

Station Openings In News And Marketing

TV stations owned by Graham Media, Nexstar and Weigel Broadcasting posted new job openings on TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center last week in news and promotions for stations located in Houston, Grand Rapids, Milwaukee and San Antonio.

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

Job Openings In Sales, News, Creative Services

New TV job openings posted last week on TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include opportunities at stations owned by Gray, NBC, Meredith, Cox and Graham in Charlotte, Orlando, Atlanta, Boston, San Antonio and the Flint-Saginaw-Bay City area of Michigan.

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO

KSAT Reporter Shoots Weekly Foodie Segment On iPhone

TVN TECH: OTT

News Orgs Grapple With OTT Discoverability

Creating an app to deliver unique content OTT is only a small part of the equation for local news. Stations moving into OTT need their target viewers to be able to find their apps on various platforms, and that can be tricky.

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO, TX

KSAT’s Completely Different Weather Report

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO, TX

More Changes At KSAT, KABB

DMA 31

KSAT Announces Additional Newscast

Reporter Japhanie Gray Joins KSAT San Antonio

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO, TX

Missing KSAT Anchor Team Worries Viewers

Ex-KSAT Anchor’s Show Picked Up By Pop TV

DMA 31

San Antonio Sweeps: KSAT Wins, But KABB Jumps

DMA 31

KSAT San Antonio Names New Anchors

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO, TX

KSAT Anchor Gets Own Primetime Show

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO, TX

KENS Bumps KSAT From 5 P.M. News Throne

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO, TX

KSAT’s Steve Browne An Internet Hit

NEWS ANALYSIS

What’s The Secret Of KSAT’s Success?

When you turn to the local news, what do you hope to find — appealing chemistry between the anchors, veteran faces that you trust, content that is essentially fair and balanced? This question arises after another ratings period that once again demonstrated KSAT San Antonio’s unshakeable No. 1 status among viewers. So what’s the Graham Media ABC affiliate’s secret to so much success? Find out.

DMA 31

San Antonio Sweep: KSAT Sweeps News Ratings

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO, TX

KSAT Multimedia Reporter Pilar Arias Leaves

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO, TX

KSAT Adds Two Meteorologists To News Staff

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO, TX

San Antonio Loses Two TV News Faces

DMA 31

San Antonio Sweeps: KSAT Tops In News

DMA 31

KSAT San Antonio Shuffles Anchors

DMA 31

San Antonio Sweep: KSAT Sweeps News Races

DMA 31

KSAT San Antonio Ditches Virtual Sets For Real

DMA 32

KSAT San Antonio Wins Big In July Ratings

DMA 32

San Antonio Sweeps: KSAT Runs The Table

DMA 32

KSAT Is Destination For San Antonio Fiesta Parades

NETNEWSCHECK SOCIAL SCORECARD

KENS Is Tops In Social In San Antonio

Tegna’s CBS affiliate KENS holds the competitive edge in social among local media in San Antonio, Texas, in a close race with Graham Media’s ABC affil KSAT, according to Shareablee data, although iHeartMedia’s KAJA-FM obliterates both TV broadcasters in terms of overall fans/followers.

DMA 32

San Antonio Sweeps: KSAT Tops, KENS No. 2

DMA 32

San Antonio Sweeps: KSAT Cements News Reign

DMA 33 (SAN ANTONIO, TX)

Police Say KSAT Video Puts Them In Danger

Some are praising Graham Media’s KSAT San Antonio for uploading amateur video of a police-involved shooting. The police are saying that the station is putting cops lives in danger.

Dish Customers May Lose Graham Stations

The Graham Media-owned stations have issued press releases saying they are scheduled to be pulled from the satellite service on July 22 unless a carriage deal can be reached.

DMA 33

Former San Antonio Anchor Bob Salter Dies At 61

DMA 33 (SAN ANTONIO, TX)

Competing San Antonio Anchors Tie The Knot