Las Vegas Stations Launch 3.0 Broadcasts

Powered by ATSC 3.0, Sinclair’s KSNV (NBC) and KVCW (CW), Nexstar’s KLAS (CBS) and Scripps’ KTNV (ABC) are now broadcasting with the new NextGen TV technology.

KSNV Anchor Recovering From Cancer, Steps Down Amid Pandemic

DMA 39: LAS VEGAS

ACLU Of Nevada Honors KSNV’s ‘Vegas Lost’

Sinclair-owned NBC affiliate KSNV Las Vegas (DMA 39) has won the ACLU of Nevada’s 2019 Freedom of the Press Award for its ongoing investigative series, Vegas Lost. Led by top journalist John Treanor, Vegas Lost examines critical issues that affect residents of southern Nevada, including homelessness, immigration and the criminal justice system. “Your dedication to […]

DMA 39: LAS VEGAS

KSNV Sportscaster Accused Of Exposing Himself

DMA 39: LAS VEGAS

KSNV Sports Anchor Randy Howe Arrested

DMA 40: LAS VEGAS

St. Jude Hospital Honors KSNV-KVCW

DMA 8: SAN FRANCISCO

KPIX Taps Mark Neerman As VP Of News

The KSNV Las Vegas news director will take over journalism leadership at the CBS O&O in San Francisco.

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KSNV-KVCW Named ‘St. Jude Dream Home Station of the Year’

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KSNV’s ND Defends Sinclair’s Promo

Mark Neerman: “If you look at the words, there is nothing wrong with it…. It was only a promo.” However, he added: “When we do it again next time, we will probably give local stations more freedom to come up with the messaging.”

DMA 40

Sinclair Names Strumwasser Las Vegas GM

Station GM and television sales executive Larry Strumwasser moves from Sinclair’s Milwaukee stations to lead its Vegas duo of KSNV and KVCW.

 

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Charities Rooting For KSNV’s 3 Degree Guarantee

Media Wants To See Vegas Shooting Records

Several news organizations have filed lawsuits urging officials to release more information about the Las Vegas shooting, claiming they are violating public records law by keeping many of the details a secret. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and the FBI have been tight-lipped in recent weeks amid a mounting outcry from the public for more information on the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

DMA 40

Las Vegas Stations Bring In Extra Crews

At least two stations in Las Vegas have brought in extra crews to manage continuing coverage in the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting: Sinclair’s NBC affiliate KSNV and Meredith’s Fox affil KVVU.

DMAS 40 & 1

KSNV Anchor Jessica Moore Leaves For WCBS

MARKET SHARE (DMA 40: LAS VEGAS)

Elvis And Vegas, May Sweeps Story From KSNV

MARKET SHARE (DMA 41: LAS VEGAS)

KSNV Wins Jackpot In Early And Late News

Sinclair’s KSNV Employees Opt Out Of IBEW

Sinclair Broadcast Group announced today that on Jan. 9, employees of its NBC affiliate KSNV Las Vegas (DMA 41), filed a petition with the National Labor Relations Board to decertify the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 45. On Jan. 15, Sinclair said: “The IBEW unequivocally disclaimed any and all interest in representing the employees […]

DMA 41 (LAS VEGAS)

Mark Neerman Named News Director At KSNV

He is succeeding Craig Hume who announced his departure a few weeks ago. Neerman previously was ND at WHAS Louisville, Ky.

DMA 41 (LAS VEGAS)

KSNV News Director Craig Hume Leaving

He sent an email to staff at the Sinclair-owned NBC affiliate saying his last day will be Nov. 26. Hume has held the post since May 2013.

DMA 41 (LAS VEGAS)

KSNV News EVP Bob Stoldal Retires

Longtime Las Vegas journalist Bob Stoldal has retired as executive vice president of news operations for Sinclair-owned NBC affiliate KSNV Las Vegas. He joined the station “out of retirement” about five years ago at the request of Jim Rogers, KSNV’s late owner.

DMA 42

Sinclair Buying KSNV Las Vegas For $120M

The addition of Intermountain West’s NBC affiliate will give Sinclair three stations in the market. One will be sold, with the programming moved to subchannels of the remaining two.

DMA 42 (LAS VEGAS)

Longtime KSNV Owner Jim Rogers Dies At 75

James Earl “Jim” Rogers, a longtime conscientious media mogul, dedicated education crusader, hard-nosed lawyer, frugal banker and devoted philanthropist widely known for his wit, intelligence and candor, died of cancer Saturday. His plan to replace the syndicated programming on the NBC affiliate with local news was the subject of a TVNewsCheck story a year ago.

DMA 42 (LAS VEGAS)

KSNV Adds Nielsen Audience Measurement

Intermountain West Communications, owner of KSNV, the NBC affiliate in Las Vegas (DMA 42), today announced an agreement to use both Nielsen television audience measurement and Nielsen Local Custom Toolbox . Following its new programming strategy to enhance coverage of local news, KSNV reduced its amount of syndicated entertainment content, replacing it with more hours […]

DMA 42 (LAS VEGAS)

Mackenzie Warren Out As Anchor At KSNV

DMA 42 (LAS VEGAS)

KSNV Names New Promotion Manager

Rick Nitido, formerly director of marketing and promotions at KSEE Fresno, Calif., joins the Las Vegas NBC affiliate next Monday.

DMA 42 (LAS VEGAS)

Zoo Owner Charged After Attacking KSNV Reporter

DMA 40 (LAS VEGAS)

KSNV To Debut One-Hour 3 P.M. News

The NBC affiliate is adding a new one-hour newscast beginning Aug. 19.

DMA 40 (LAS VEGAS)

KSNV To Debut 7 P.M. News In September

The new broadcast will make its first appearance on the Las Vegas NBC affiliate on Sept. 16.

DMA 40 (LAS VEGAS)

KSNV Adds AP ENPS As It Increases Newscasts

Intermountain West Communications-owned NBC affiliate KSNV Las Vegas (DMA 40) has picked AP ENPS as the station’s new multiplatform news production system as it prepares to replace most of its syndicated programming with local news. The new AP ENPS includes storyboards, personal dashboards, two-way social media audience engagement and a newly improved ENPS Mobile for smartphones, tablets and laptops. “The […]

DMA 40 (LAS VEGAS)

KSNV Names Craig Hume News Director

He is joining the Las Vegas NBC affiliate from WHP-WLYH Harrisburg, Pa., where he’s been ND since 2009. He’s succeeding Bob Stoldal.

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Jim Rogers Betting Big On News On KSNV

The owner of the Intermountain West group thinks he has a duty to the viewers in his home town of Las Vegas to provide high-quality local news, and a lot of it. He’s replacing syndicated programming with news on his NBC affiliate as the shows’ contracts expire and by 2016 should have filled just about all the slots with it before primetime starts.

DMA 40

Ex-Las Vegas Weatherman John Fredericks Dies

DMA 40 (LAS VEGAS)

Arbitration Ordered In Ex-KSNV Anchor’s Dispute

Intermountain West Taps Inergize Services

The televison station group will use Inergize’s Web CMS and News Synergy mobile app at its stations, including KSNV Las Vegas; KENV Elko, Nev.; KRNV Reno; and KPVI Idaho Falls-Pocatello, Idaho.

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KSNV Discrimination Suit Takes Odd Turn

Ex-KSNV Anchor Wants Trial In Discrimination Suit

DMA 42

Ex-KSNV Anchor Manteris Files Discrimination Suit

DMA 42

KSNV Anchor Files Discrimination Lawsuit

DMA 42

KSNV Drops Entertainment Reporter Alicia Jacobs