Gabriela Gutiérrez Joins KTLM As Weather Anchor

Telemundo’s KTLM Harlingen, Texas, has hired Gabriela Gutiérrez as weather anchor for Noticias Telemundo 40, Fin de Semana. Gutiérrez will join news anchor Antonio Rodriguez and sports anchor Hector Severeyn on Saturday and Sunday at 5 and 10 p.m. beginning May 24. “We are extremely proud to welcome Gabriela to our team. Her detailed forecasts will […]

Iris Rodriguez Named KTLM News Director

The 15-year media veteran is promoted from executive producer to oversee multiplatform news efforts at the Telemundo-owned station in South Texas’ Rio Grande Valley.

DMA 78: HARLINGEN, TX

KTLM Ups Antonio Rodrigez To Weekend Anchor

Telemundo-owned KTLM Harlingen, Texas (DMA 78) has named Antonio Rodríguez weekend anchor for Noticias Telemundo 40, its local newscast that airs weekdays at 11 a.m., 4 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. and weekends at 5 and 10 p.m. He will take the anchor desk on March 30. Rodríguez has been with KTLM since August […]

DMA 84: HARLINGEN, TX

Brenda Cantu Joins KTLM As Weather Anchor

Telemundo-owned KTLM Harlingen, Texas (DMA 84) today named Brenda Cantu weather anchor for Noticias Telemundo 40, Fin de Semana. She will join News Anchor Hugo Magallan and Sports Anchor Nicolas Quintero on Saturday and Sunday at 5 and 10 p.m. beginning Saturday, Jan. 27. Previously, Cantu was a weather anchor for two years at KNVO McAllen, […]

MARKET SHARE

NBC/Telemundo Stations Earn 61 Texas Emmys

MARKET SHARE | DMA 84

KTLM Telemundo 40 To Host School Supply Drive

DMA 84: HARLINGEN, TX

Carlos Yustis Joins KTLM As Sports Anchor

Telemundo-owned KTLM Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen, Texas (DMA 84) today announced that Carlos Yustis has been named weekday sports anchor for NoticiasTelemundo 40, which airs Monday through Friday at 4, 4:30, 5 and 10 p.m. Yustis will make his on-air debut on June 19 and will join news anchors Dalila Garza and Carlos Sánchez and weather anchor Tania Leal. […]

TVN TECH SPECIAL REPORT: NEWS SETS, PART 1

Big Video, Versatility Highlights Of Set Design

Local news sets are relying on big video displays and monitor arrays such as those at WNBC New York to tell more compelling stories. They are also making it easier for stations to repurpose those sets for other shows. This is Part One of a four-part Special Report on news studios and sets. Part Two on video display controllers also appears today. Part Three tomorrow will explore how the NBC O&Os have upgraded many of their facilities in a Q&A with the group’s Therese Gamba and Jeff Morris. Part Four on Thursday takes a close-up at the innovative approach at WTXF Philadelphia and KDKA Pittsburgh.

PLAYOUT (DMA 86)

KTLM McAllen Advances ’25 Years Overnight’

Since June 25, the station has been operating from its new 23,000-square-foot Telemundo 40 Studios on the second floor of building near downtown McAllen and the community’s city hall. There, it produces 14 hours of news a week as well as other local programming in 1080i HD from a modern, adaptable set designed by John Casey Production Design in New York City and built by Blackwalnut in Valley Cottage, N.Y.

DMA 86

KTLM Harlingen Launches Investigative Unit

MARKET SHARE (DMA 86: HARLINGEN, TX)

50 New Voters Registered Thanks To KTLM

DMA 86: HARLINGEN-WESLACO-BROWNSVILLE-MCALLEN, TX

Martha Alicia Lopez Joins KTLM News

Telemundo’s KTLM Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen, Texas (DMA 86), today named Martha Alicia López a video journalist for Noticias Telemundo 40, which airs weekdays at 4:30, 5 and 10 p.m. López, whose first day at the station is today and will make her on-air debut later this month. López joins KTLM after working as a reporter at RCommunications Radio […]

Telemundo To Cover Pope’s Mexico Tour

When Pope Francis arrives in Mexico on Friday for a six-day trip, seven NBCU-owned Telemundo stations will have reporters and anchors on the scene for live reports.

DMA 86: HARLINGEN-WESLACO-BROWNSVILLE-MCALLEN, TX

Joeseph Martinez Named KTLM Weather Anchor

Telemundo-owned KTLM Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen, Texas (DMA 86), today appointed Joeseph Martinez weather anchor for Noticias Telemundo 40 fin de semana. Martinez, whose first day with KTLM is today, joins news anchor Ana Cecilia Mendez, and sports anchor Hector Zapata Martinez will make his on-air debut in late February. Martinez joins KTLM after concluding his broadcast meteorology […]

DMA 86 (HARLINGEN, TX)

Miguelángel López New KTLM News Director

The Harlingen, Texas, Telemundo outlet promotes him from executive producer.

DMA 86 (HARLINGEN-WESLACO-BROWNSVILLE-MCALLEN, TX)

KTLM Promotes Yulieth Botello To Video Journalist

Telemundo affiliate KTLM Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen, Texas (DMA 86), on Thursday named Yulieth Botello a video journalist for Noticias Telemundo 40 weekdays at 5 and 10 p.m. Botello’s first day on air was Tuesday, Oct. 21. She joins news co-anchors Hugo Magallan and Dalila Garza, weather anchor Elizabeth Robaina, sports anchor Hector Zapata and entertainment reporter Mayra […]

DMA 86 (HARLINGEN-WESLACO, TX)

KTLM Expands Its Local News Coverage

NBCU-owned Telemundo affiliate KTLM Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen, Texas (DMA  (86), today announced an expansion to its Noticias Telemundo 40 news by welcoming a new team of anchors and expanding its live news coverage on weekdays at 10 p.m. and on weekends at 4:30 and 10 p.m.   To support the investment in live, local breaking news and weather, […]

DMA 86 (HARLINGEN, TX)

Telemundo Names KTLM GM, Sales VP

Jose Flores is tapped to be the GM of the Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville, Texas, outlet and Willie Rosales is to be vice president of sales.

DMA 86 (HARLINGEN, TX)

NBC Closes On its $8.5M KTLM Purchase

It now owns the Telemundo affiliate in the Texas market of Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen.

DMA 86

KTLM Harlingen, TX, Sold For $8.5 Million

Sunbelt Multimedia Co. has sold its Telemundo affiliate KTLM Rio Grande City, Texas (DMA 86), to Telemundo Rio Grande Valley LLC for $8.5 million. Larry Patrick of Patrick Communications brokered the deal. In 2012, Patrick was appointed receiver for Sunbelt Multimedia and associated entities by the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.

DMA 86 (HARLINGEN, TX)

Hit-And-Run Driver Injures KTLM Crew

DMA 87

Patrick Appointed Receiver For KTLM Harlingen

Larry Patrick, managing partner of Patrick Communications, was appointed receiver for Sunbelt Multimedia Co. and associated entities by Judge Gray H. Miller of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division on Sept. 6. Sunbelt is the licensee of KTLM, the Telemundo affiliate in Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen, Texas (DMA 87). The station operates […]