Veteran KTVU Anchor Julie Haener Announces Retirement

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Commercial TV Stations Earn Excellence Awards In California

Reporter Joey Horta Joins KTVU San Francisco

Simone Aponte Upped To KTVU News Director

The assistant news director will now oversee journalism at Fox’s San Francisco O&O.

Former KTVU Reporter Betty Ann Bruno Dies At 91

Six Stations Launch NextGen TV In San Francisco

KGO, KPIX, KNTV, KTVU, KDTV and KRON are now broadcasting with ATSC 3.0 technology.

Paul Pelosi Attacker David DePape Makes Chilling Call To KTVU

David DePape, the man caught on police body camera viciously attacking Paul Pelosi with a hammer and who has been charged with attempted murder, called KTVU San Frandiscio’s reporter Amber Lee in the newsroom on Friday. “I want to apologize to everyone. I messed up. What I did was really bad. I’m so sorry I didn’t get more of them. It’s my own fault. No one else is to blame. I should have come better prepared,” DePape said in the taped five-minute conversation with Lee.

Former KTVU Anchor Frank Somerville Asks For Second Chance. Blames ‘Serious Mental Health Issues’ For Troubles In 2021

KTVU Won’t Renew Longtime Anchor Frank Somerville’s Contract

Mike Mibach Promoted To KTVU’s Evening Anchor

Fox-owned KTVU San Francisco has named Mike Mibach evening anchor. Effective May 2, he will serve as the station’s weeknight 5, 6, 10 and 11 p.m. anchor, alongside Julie Haener. […]

LaMonica Peters Joins KTVU As Reporter

Rob Roth Reported News At KTVU For 38 Years. Here’s His Farewell

KTVU Anchor Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI After Crash

KTVU Anchor Suspended After Disagreement Over Petito Coverage

KTVU Anchor Suspended Over Request To Cover ‘Missing White Woman Syndrome’

KTTV, KTVU To Host Town Hall With Sen. Padilla

KTTV and KTVU, the Fox O&Os in Los Angeles and San Francisco, respectively, will co-host a Pulse of the People Town Hall with Sen. Alex Padilla (D-Calif.) on Monday, Aug. […]

Bay Area Stations Are Local News Innovators

As befits their Silicon Valley base, San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose outlets are trying new things.

Former KTVU News Director Killed By Suspected Drunk Driver

Power Outage Knocked KTVU Off The Air For About 5 Hours

KTVU Anchor Frank Somerville Off Air After Quick Exit Sunday

Lockdown Turns Highways Into Speedways

With most people staying home because of coronavirus lockdowns, the nation’s roads and highways have emptied. Instead, they are being taken over by an assortment of speeders, students, skateboarders and birds, leaving traffic reporters little to do.

KTVU Airing School District’s Original Educational Program

As part of its effort to reach all students, the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) is partnering with Fox O&O KTVU San Francisco (DMA 6) to provide an hour-long […]

KTVU Has The Cure For 49er’s Fever

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KTVU Rolls Out Set Inspired By Bay Area

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Mellynda Hartel New Fox San Francisco GM

After serving as VP-sales director at KTVU-KICU for the past four years, she is tapped to succeed Gregg Kelley as leader of the Fox-independent duopoly.

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Gregg Kelley To Retire As KTVU-KICU GM

The veteran Fox Television Stations exec will step down at the end of the month after 28 years with the company.

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KTVU Collects And Gives Away 23,000 Coats

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KTVU’s Hidden Cam Reveals Mental Hospital Hell

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KTVU Parades Big Ratings For Warriors Celebration

The Golden State Warriors NBA Championship Celebration Parade that aired Thursday on most San Francisco stations from 10 a.m. to a little after 2:30 p.m. was a ratings winner for […]

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KTVU Drives Facebook Traffic With 1870s Mystery

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KTVU Story Gets 16.3M Facebook Hits

The Fox O&O in San Francisco posted a disturbing story about a preserved child found in a small glass, cast-iron casket from the 1870’s at San Francisco’s Odd Fellows Cemetery. The story was posted on the station site and social platforms. It was also shared across the Fox Television Stations group. It has since received an overall reach of 16.3 million on Facebook and 1.1 million article views on the station’s website.

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KTVU Is No. 1 At 11 P.M. After April Debut

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Amber Eikel Named KTVU News Director

She moves up from assistant ND to oversee news at the Fox San Francisco O&O. 

 

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KTVU News To Expand With 11 P.M. Newscast

Effective Monday, April 17, Fox-owned KTVU San Francisco (DMA 6)will add an 11 p.m. newscast. This Sunday-Friday half-hour will follow the station’s 10 p.m. News. In making the announcement, VP-GM […]

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Newsroom Jobs In CA, TX And SC

Fox O&O KTVU is searching for a VP-news director in Oakland-San Francisco. Tegna ABC affiliate WFAA Dallas is looking for an assistant news director. Raycom’s CBS affiliate in Charleston, S.C., needs an executive producer. To see all job openings, visit our Media Job Center here.

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KTVU’s Frank Somerville Tops In San Fran Social

Top Social News Performers Share Strategies

Share Rocket recently released its Social Standouts. Here, it talks with four of the honorees for anchors and reporters and asks questions about what they think about when it comes to social media and how they have found success. The interviewees: Curt Autry with WWBT in Richmond, Va.; Nick Beres with WTVF in Nashville; John Gray with WTEN in Albany, N.Y.; and Frank Somerville with KTVU in San Francisco.

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News Director Dana Hahn Leaves KTVU

Dana Hahn, news director at Fox O&O KTVU San Francisco (DMA 6) has resigned. Hahn joined KTVU in 2014. Fox spokesperson Erica Keane said Hahn resigned for personal reasons and added: “We want to thank Dana for all her contributions with FTS and we wish her the best in all her future endeavors.”

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KTVU Adds Investigative Reporter Candice Nguyen

DMA 6: SAN FRANCISCO

KTVU’s Somerville Dominates Bay Area Social

KTVU San Francisco anchor Frank Somerville is so effective at social media that his share number, according to Share Rocket, is better than three local stations combined — KPIX, KSTS and KDTV..