Katie Orth Joins KWGN Denver As Weekday Morning Co-Anchor

Katie Orth Joins KWGN As Weekday Morning Co-Anchor

Nexstar’s CW affiliate KWGN Denver has added anchor Katie Orth as co-anchor for Daybreak effective Monday, May 17. She will team with current anchor Chris Parente from 4:30 to 9 a.m. weekdays. Orth comes to KWGN from KMID, Nexstar’s ABC affiliate in Midland, Texas, where she was primary evening anchor and reporter since 2017. Before […]

KDVR-KWGN Meteorologist Matt Makens Leaving

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

National Sales Manager Opening In Denver

New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include an openings for a national sales manager at Nexstar’s Fox and CW affiliates in Denver.

TVN’S MEDIA JOBS

Creative Services And News Openings

New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings for a creative services photographer-editor and a promotions producer and assignment editors for Cox, Nexstar, Capitol Broadcasting and Quincy stations.

Nexstar Launches NextGen TV In Denver

The debut on KDVR and KWGN marks the company’s 12th market and 22nd station to roll out ATSC 3.0 in this year. Nexstar plans to convert 32 more stations in 20 additional markets in 2021

MARKET SHARE

Nexstar’s Colorado Stations Broadcasting Coronavirus Vaccine Town Hall

DMA 17: DENVER

Nexstar Names Grandy GM Of Denver Duopoly

Veteran media industry executive Byron Grandy moves from WNCN Raleigh, N.C.,  to lead KDVR, KWGN and their related websites and mobile applications.

MARKET SHARE | DMA 17: DENVER

KDVR-KWGN Campaign Supports Police And Their Families

DMA 17: DENVER

KWGN’s Mike Landess Retiring After 40 Years

DMA 17

Denver News Battles Amid Digital Revolution

These days, staying competitive means more than just refreshing the faces reading the news. That has forced not only television stations but all news media to experiment with digital formats and other types of engagement as viewers — particularly younger ones — melt away from traditional delivery methods and turn toward mobile and online consumption.

DMA 17

KWGN Denver Set Blends Nature And Tech

DMA 17: DENVER

KDVR-KWGN Adds Meteorologist Jessica Lebel

DMA 17: DENVER

Anchor Tom Green Leaving KWGN In Spring

DMA 17: DENVER

KWGN Denver To Introduce 11 P.M. Newscast

DMA 17: DENVER

Shake-Up At KWGN-KDVR: Mike Landess Returns

DMA 17: DENVER

At KWGN Broome Moves On, Makens Joins

DMA 17: DENVER

Joan Barrett Named GM Of KDVR-KWGN

Tribune brings in the former president of Sunflower Broadcasting to lead the Fox-CW operations in Colorado.

DMA 17 (DENVER)

Peter Maroney Retiring As KDVR-KWGN GM

Peter Maroney, a veteran general manager who guided Tribune’s Denver Fox affiliate KDVR and CW affil KWGN to stability after a particularly rough period, will retire effective June 26. “I have decided to do some other things in my life,” Maroney said.

DMA 17 (DENVER)

KDVR-KWGN ND Ed Kosowski Leaving

He will leave Tribune’s Fox-CW duopoly in Denver when his contract expires next week after three years as news director.

DMA 17

Turnover Abounds At Two Denver Stations

A certain corner of Denver TV is seeing sudden turnover. Why are they fleeing Fox O&O KDVR and co-owned CW affil KWGN? Either it’s a terrific springboard to bigger things or there’s some malfunction at the sister stations.

DENVER SWEEPS

New Faces In Denver’s Morning News Battle

DMA 17

Anchor Changes At Denver’s KWGN And KDVR

Denver TV Icon Blinky The Clown Dies At 91

RETRANS WAR

Tribune Stations Go Dark On Cablevision

Affected are WPIX New York; WPHL Philadelphia; KWGN Denver; and WCCT Hartford, Conn. The cable operator accuses Tribune of demanding fees that are too high because of its parent company’s financial woes, but Tribune says it’s asking for “less than a penny a day per subscriber.”

DMA 17 (DENVER)

Longtime KWGN Anchor Angie Austin Out

DMA 17

KDVR Denver Rises And Shines

Local TV’s Fox affiliate has increased its morning audience significantly and is poised for “rebranding” (new slogan, set, music, graphics) Jan. 1. Now, it’s very much in the race to be No. 2 in Denver TV.

KWGN Denver Unveils New Look

DMA 17

Kosowski To Head News At KDVR-KWGN

Ed Kosowski, currently executive producer at CNBC.com, has been named VP of news and digital content at Tribune’s Denver duopoly KDVR (Fox) and KWGN (CW).