Telemundo-owned KTLM Harlingen, Texas, today hired Karina Segovia as meteorologist for Noticias Telemundo 40. She will join news anchor Denisse Salinas Monday through Friday at 11 a.m. starting Sept. 6. “Segovia is a very well-known on-air personality in the Rio Grande Valley. Her detailed forecasts will greatly benefit our viewers,” said Iris Rodriguez, KTLM news director. […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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, […]
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. […]
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.
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.
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 […]
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.
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 […]
The Harlingen, Texas, Telemundo outlet promotes him from executive producer.
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 […]
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, […]
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.
It now owns the Telemundo affiliate in the Texas market of Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen.
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.
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 […]