Christina Carilla was named weekday evening anchor at Fox-owned KSAZ-KUTP Phoenix. Effective immediately, she will co-anchor the Fox 10 News at 4 p.m., Fox 10 News at 5 p.m. and Fox 10 News at 9 p.m. alongside John Hook. Carilla joined the Fox Phoenix duopoly in 2018 as anchor of KUTP’s Fox 10 Xtra News […]
Anticipating FCC authorization of the ATSC 3.0 broadcast standard on Thursday, the consortium of leading station groups is planning to set up experimental 3.0 station next spring to explore service enhancement and business opportunities. The project will also include creatng a “lighthouse” station to continue regular digital service to existing sets. Joining Pearl (Cox Media, E.W. Scripps, Graham, Hearst, Meredith, Nexstar, Raycom and Tegna) in the effort will be Fox, NBCUniversal and Univision.
Matthew Rodewald today was named weekend anchor and reporter for Fox-owned KSAZ Phoenix (DMA 12). Effective Tuesday, Oct. 25, he will co-anchor the Saturday and Sunday editions of Fox 10 News at 5, 9 and 10 p.m. and report on various station newscasts. Most recently, Rodewald was morning anchor and executive producer at WTVO-WQRF Rockford, […]
Fox-owned KSAZ Phoenix (DMA 12) today promoted Marc Martinez to weeknight anchor. Effective immediately, he will anchor the Fox 10 News at 6 and 10 p.m. alongside weather anchor Dave Munsey and sports director Jude La Cava. Martinez has been with KSAZ for 14 years. For the last 10 he has been co-anchor of the […]
Troy Hayden has been appointed anchor of FOX 10 AZ AM on Fox O&O KSAZ Phoenix (DMA 12). Effective Aug. 2, he will co-anchor the show from 7 to 10 a.m. alongside Andrea Robinson, Syleste Rodriguez, Ron Hoon and Cory McCloskey. Hayden will also co-anchor the FOX 10 News @ Noon with Syleste Rodriguez and […]
Tegna-owned NBC affiliate KPNX is in a razor-close race with Fox O&O KSAZ for local dominance in Phoenix’s social media, according to Shareablee data. For now, it’s KPNX in a photo finish.
Fox-owned KSAZ Phoenix (DMA 12) has hired Liz Kotalik. Beginning Jan. 11, 2016, Kotalik will serve as a reporter and fill in anchor, primarily for the morning and noon newscasts. Most recently, Kotalik was morning anchor and reporter for KGUN Tucson, Ariz., and Good Morning Tucson, Extra on KWBA. While in college, she held internship […]
The Phoenix Fox O&O online news service Fox 10 News Now is offering 7-8 hours of streaming news and features each day. The plan is to increase staff and offer 24-hours-a-day programming.
2,960 degrees in Cave Creek?! KSAZ Phoenix’s Cory McCloskey leads viewers through a hilarious weathercast after his weather map malfunctions. Technology doesn’t always cooperate, but luckily McCloskey doesn’t lose his cool.
Starting Saturday, April 26, Fox-owned KSAZ Phoenix (DMA 12) is expanding its Fox 10 Arizona Morning is expanding by one hour. Anchors Ty Brennan and Kristen Keogh will be on the air for three hours starting an hour earlier, at 6 a.m. In addition, the station is adding Sunday mornings to the roster. Starting Sunday, […]
Fox O&O KSAZ Phoenix (DMA 13) debuted a new HD news set from Devlin Design Group on Sept. 8. The new KSAZ HD news set features state-of-the-art technology including multiple video walls and a large mobile touch screen. The large touch screen incorporates interactive technology that allows sharing of Facebook and Twitter comments in real […]
Fox O&O KSAZ Phoenix reporter Troy Hayden got what the station is calling an exclusive interview with Jodi Arias, minutes after a guilty verdict was read in her murder trial. She talked about the jury’s decision and her desire to receive the death penalty rather than life in prison.
Fox News was covering the high-speed carjacking chase that began about midday Friday using a live helicopter shot from Phoenix affiliate KSAZ. The man driving a copper-colored four-door sedan stopped, ran into the desert and placed a handgun to his head and fired. Fox News anchor Shepard Smith told viewers that the video was supposed to be on a 10-second delay so it could be cut off from airing if something went awry.
The Fox O&O will begin a six-week test run of the behind-the-scenes spinoff beginning June 11 at 3 p.m.
Kristy Siefkin has joined Fox O&O KSAZ Phoenix (DMA 13) as weather anchor for the 5, 9 and 10 p.m. weekend newscasts. Her first day on air will be Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012. Most recently, Siefkin was a reporter and weather anchor at KPIX San Francisco. Prior to that, she was a weather anchor and […]
With a towering 3 million-plus uniques in October, Gannett’s carefully nurtured online operation, which combines the efforts of its NBC affiliate KPNX and its Arizona Republic, swamps its nearest competitors, MyFoxPhoenix.com and Scripps’ ABC15.com. Along with winning in audience, AZCentral now generates 20% of Gannett’s total revenues in the sprawling Phoenix DMA.
The GM of Fox’s KTBC Austin, Tex., is tapped to lead its Phoenix O&O, succeeding Pat Nevin.
The Fox O&O’s general manager, Pat Nevin, is leaving, he announced Thursday. Reportedly, he’s headed to KFMB San Diego.