How Philly News Teams Keeping It Together

Just as it has for many viewers, the coronavirus pandemic has transformed the work lives of TV newspeople in Philadelphia. As news operations continue to evolve their approach to social distancing in an effort to keep their workers safe, jobs that once seemed impossible to do outside a studio are getting done from home.

KYW-AM Drops KYW-TV For Weather

KYW Philly Adds Llarisa Abreu To Weather Team

CBS owned KYW Philadelphia (DMA 4) has hired Llarisa Abreu as the newest member of its Eyewitness Weather team. She joins Janelle Burrell, Jim Donovan and Chandler Lutz for Eyewitness News This Morning weekdays 4:30-7 a.m.  Her weather reports also stream daily on CBSn Philly. Abreu comes to the Delaware Valley from San Diego, where […]

Manuel Smith Named KYW Managing Editor

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

KYW Meteorologist Katie Fehlinger Leaving

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Brandin Stewart Named GM Of KYW-WPSG

He joins from NBC where he was vice president of sales for NBC/Telemundo’s Chicago properties, including WMAQ, WSNS Telemundo Chicago and the company’s Chicago national spot sales office.

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

KYW’s Trang Do Taking Maternity Leave

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Meteorologist Chelsea Ingram Leaves KYW

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

KYW Taps Janelle Burrell As Morning Anchor

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Rahel Solomon Leaves KYW For CNBC

DMAS 26 & 4

WJZ Anchor Jessica Kartalija Leaving For KYW

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Ex-KYW Anchor Jessica Dean Lands At CNN

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Jessica Dean Leaving KYW Anchor Desk

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

KYW Reporter Anita Oh Leaves For Law School

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

KYW Adds Chandler Lutz As Traffic Anchor

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Meisha Johnson Leaving KYW Philadelphia

KYW Teases 4 P.M. News With Fast-Paced Promo

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Longtime KYW Anchor Vince Leonard Dies At 92

MARKET SHARE | DMA 4

Philly TV ‘All In’ On Facebook For Super Bowl

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

KYW Ups John Wilson To VP-News Director

The Philadelphia CBS O&O promotes its assistant news director to oversee editorial operations at it and co-owned CW affiliate WPSG.

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

KYW’s Alex Scott Telelthon Sets New Record

KYW Philadelphia Adds Reporter Alicia Nieves

(DMA 2) LOS ANGELES

KYW Philadelphia’s Justin Finch Leaves

DMA 4

Brooke Thomas Out At KYW Philadelphia

MARKET SHARE: DMA 4

KYW-TV Turns Philly Skyline Pink All Month

MARKET SHARE (DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA)

KYW Cameraman Flattened By NFL Player, No Flag

MARKET SHARE (DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA)

KYW-WPSG Hold All-Day Cancer Telethon

MARKET SHARE (DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA)

KYW Philadelphia Airing Komen Race For The Cure

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Longtime KYW Reporter Walt Hunter To Retire

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Pat Gallen Named Fulltime KYW Feature Reporter

Pat Gallen is becoming a full-time reporter at CBS O&O KYW Philadelphia (DMA 4). He is joining its morning newscast, Eyewitness News This Morning, as a feature reporter beginning April 4.     Gallen has been with KYW as a freelance sports reporter since July of 2015. He also appears frequently as a fill-in host on WIP-AM. Previously, he […]

MARKET SHARE WITH PAUL GREELEY

KYW, WPSG Run McDonald House Telethon

DMA 4

KYW Philadelphia Adds Two Reporters

Joe Holden and Trang Do, two reporters with roots in the Philadelphia market, will be joining the CBS O&O KYW Eyewitness News. Trang Do, most recently an investigative reporter with WMAR Baltimore,  joins KYW on March 16.  The 2006 University of Pennsylvania magna cum laude graduate worked as an intern at the station during her […]

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Alycia Lane V. CBS Finally Gets Court Date

DMA 4

KYW Philly Revamps 4:30 A.M. Newscast

CBS-owned KYW Philadelphia (DMA 4) will relaunch its early morning newscast, Eyewitness News This Morning (4:30-7 a.m. weekdays) in early April with Emmy Award-winning consumer reporter Jim Donovan in the anchor chair.  Donovan’s promotion puts him in the seat vacated by Ukee Washington, who moved to the evening newscasts last summer. Donovan, who joined KYW […]

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Longtime KYW Anchor Pat Ciarrocchi Leaving

MARKET SHARE (DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA)

Philadelphia Residents See Pink Thanks To KYW

DMA 4

Philadelphia Photogs Vote To Strike

The pope is about to make a historic visit to the U.S., with a stop off in Philadelphia. But, the TV coverage might be a bit lacking. The union representing the roughly 75 photographers and technicians at KYW overwhelmingly voted Tuesday to strike over stalled contract negotiations. The news comes a day after roughly 65 photographers and technicians at WCAU notified station management that they are exercising their right to terminate a collective bargaining agreement in 10 days and set a Sept. 21 strike date.

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Margaret Cronan Named KYW News Director

The news veteran is returning to the CBS Philadelphia O&O to lead the news efforts there and at co-owned WPSG.

DMA 4 (PHILADELPHIA)

Don Bell Returns To KYW As Sports Director

He will head sports at the Philadelphia CBS O&O beginning next week.

DMA 4 (PHILADELPHIA)

Rahel Solomon Joins KYW News As Reporter

Rahel Solomon will join CBS-owned KYW Philadelphia (DMA 4) Eyewitness News team as a general assignment reporter on its Eyewitness News team beginning Tuesday, Sept. 8. Solomon comes home to Philadelphia from KCNC, the CBS-owned station in Denver where she has been a reporter and fill-in anchor since January 2014. She was recently named the Colorado […]