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.
Scripps-owned ABC affiliate KTNV Las Vegas television station used this year’s Academy Awards broadcast to launch a spirited promotional campaign for its a.m. talk show Good Morning Las Vegas. Set to an upbeat, original anthem produced by Stephen Arnold Music, the campaign pays tribute to the community of Las Vegas and the morning show’s role in helping […]
New Jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings for news producers at various Scripps stations acros the country, including an assistant news director for KUSI in San Diego and an IT network administrator for WINK in Fort Myers, Fla.
Scripps-owned ABC affiliate KTNV Las Vegas (DMA 39) has hired reporter/MMJ Jeremy Chen beginning Sept. 3. He comes to Las Vegas after working three years at KESQ Palm Springs, Calif., as a morning reporter and fill-in anchor, where he covered various national stories including the Turpins torture case, the Pinyon Pines triple murder trial and the […]
E.W. Scripps’ KTNV bests its local competition on social media according to Shareablee data. Finding the local, human-interest angle on nationally trending stories is helping give it the edge.
Scripps is moving the broadcast and digital media veteran from KMTV Omaha to lead its Nevada ABC affiliate beginning next month.
Prather left the Scripps-owned ABC affil in Las Vegas last Monday after working there for more than 25 years. Scripps wouldn’t say why he left.
Scripps-owned ABC affiliate KTNV Las Vegas (DMA 40) has hired meteorologist Justin Bruce to be morning weather anchor on Good Morning Las Vegas beginning Jan. 9, 2017. He comes to KTNV from WKRN Nashville, where he has been the morning meteorologist since 2004. Bruce earned his Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology from Penn State […]
Anchor and reporter, Carla Wade joins the 13 Action News team at Scripps-owned KTNV Las Vegas (DMA 40), effective immediately. She will anchor 13 Action News Live @ 3, plus co-anchor, with Steve Wolford, 13 Action News Live @ 3:30. She will also anchor the breaking news desk for the evening newscasts at 5, 6 […]
Scripps-owned ABC affiliate KTNV Las Vegas (DMA 40) has hired Todd Quinones as news anchor for Good Morning Las Vegas. Quinones joins Beth Fisher, Dayna Roselli, Jessica Janner and Greg Bennett on the weekday morning news program. He comes to KTNV from KYW Philadelphia where he was the lead nightside reporter and a fill-in anchor. […]
The former managing editor of KPIX San Francisco will lead news operations at the Scripps ABC affiliate in Las Vegas.
Scripps-owned ABC affiliate KTNV Las Vegas (DMA 410 has named Karla Huelga to its Action News’ Weather First team. She joins meteorologists Bryan Scofield, Greg Bennett and Carlo Falco on as a fulltime staff meteorologist. Huelga comes to KTNV from KVIA El Paso, Texas. She is a University of Texas, El Paso graduate with a […]
E.W. Scripps-owned ABC affiliate KTNV Las Vegas (DMA 41) has added three new journalists to its Action News team: Mahsa Saeidi joins as a general assignment reporter. She comes from NY1, Time Warner’s 24-hour cable news channel in New York where she was a freelance general assignment reporter. She is a University of Virginia graduate […]
Journal Broadcast Group-owned ABC affiliate KTNV Las Vegas (DMA 41) has hired national sports reporter Jon Saraceno as exclusive analyst for coverage leading up to what’s being billed as “The Fight of the Century” between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao on May 2. “We’re extremely excited,” said Jim Prather, EVP-GM of KTNV. “Jon will […]
Owner Journal Broadcast Corp. admits violating FCC rule that requires broadcasters to disclose the identity of program sponsors and will pay $115,000.
Journal Broadcast Group’s ABC affiliate KTNV Las Vegas (DMA 42) will introduce a new daily, locally produced entertainment and information program starting this fall. Valley View Live! will premiere Sept. 15 at 2 p.m. “We want to do something different,” said KTNV EVP-GM Jim Prather. “Every station is doing lots of local news in the […]
KTNV, Journal Broadcast Group’s Las Vegas ABC affiliate, has launched a multiplatform initiative to tap teens, people like parents who have a vested interest in the teens and advertisers who want to reach all of them. For Our Teens includes digital features as well as special on-air elements.
That’s according to a Katz memo to its staff. Eight stations in six markets, including Milwaukee and Las Vegas, are involved in the move. Journal’s WTVF Nashville is already a Katz client. All the station will be attached to Katz’s Eagle unit.
The broadcaster reups with ABC in Boise Idaho; Las Vegas; Twin Falls, Idaho; and Tucson, Ariz.