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KTVE Earns Best Newscast, Weathercast Awards In Louisiana

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Hyper-Local Weather Takes A Human Touch

While consumers with GPS-enabled smartphones expect real-time weather reports down to the street-corner level, station meteorologists say it’s not that simple. Most of what one gets from apps is just model data that hasn’t been subject to human interpretation. Sifting through the various models and presenting a forecast that incorporates local knowledge is where station meteorologists excel. “The local knowledge that experienced meteorologists can lend to the product is invaluable,” says Justin Keifer,  chief meteorologist at WMBB Panama City, Fla.

Nexstar To Host Congressional Forum

Produced by the grouop’s Washington news bureau, Your Voice Arkansas: A Congressional Forum will feature a discussion with Arkansas congressional leaders. The program will cover all 75 counties in the state, airing on KARK, KNWA, KTAL, WATN, KTVE and KOLR in two parts on July 27 and 30.

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La. Broadcasters Name KTVE Station Of The Year

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Louisiana Stations Pitch In To Help Flood Victims

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Man Charged In Attack On KTVE Reporter

Demetrian McElroy is charged with kidnapping and commercial burglary after attacking KTVE Monroe, La., reporter Brea Douglas.

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Nexstar Launches Statewide Ark. Newscast

News teams from the company’s NBC Affiliates in Little Rock, Fayetteville, El Dorado and Texarkana collaborate to bring viewers local news, weather, sports, health and lifestyle programming weekdays at noon.