WIVB Buffalo Anchor Erica Brecher Leaving TV

WTVG Toledo Launches 4 PM News, Moves Anchors

Gray Television’s ABC affiliate will add an afternoon next month. The 4 p.m. broadcast will be anchored by Christina Williams and Tony Geftos, along with meteorologist Dan Smith.

KAPP-KVEW Yakima Taps Briana Bermensolo As Chief Meteorologist

Morgan Murphy Media’s ABC affiliate KAPP-KVEW Yakima, Wash., has added Briana Bermensolo as chief meteorologist. Bermensolo joins from WRC Washington, D.C., where she was a meteorologist. Prior to moving to the Washington, she forecast weather for KREM Spokane, Wash., for five years and in Salinas, Calif., for two years. Bermensolo grew up in the Seattle […]


WPTV Launches 7 P.M. News With New Set

KTVI St. Louis Anchor Sandy Miller Retiring

Investigative Reporter Valerie Cavazos Returns To KOLD

WTIC Traffic Reporter Steps Back After 20 Years

Baylor Long Named News Director At WVTM

Hearst moves him from WTAE Pittsburgh where he was assistant news director to oversee operations at its NBC affiliate in Birmingham, Ala., replacing the retiring Sue Stephens.

WMAQ Chicago Adds Steve Dolinsky As Food Reporter

How Local Media Spreads Misinformation From Vaccine Skeptics

Facebook and other social media have been under scrutiny for vaccine misinformation, but local outlets have also sometimes been active.

WSB’s Jovita Moore Reveals Brain Cancer Diagnosis

CBS Sports’ A.J. Ross Comes Home To Cover The Steelers At KDKA

WPTV West Palm Debuts Studio Upgrade

Scripps-owned WPTV, the NBC affiliate in West Palm Beach, Fla., has debuted a new set from Devlin Design Group. The upgrade coincides with the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, a time when many NBC stations take advantage of increased viewership to run additional promotional spots and debut changes.


Get The KAUZ Weather App And Get Out Of Doing Yard Work

KAUZ, Gray’s ABC affiliate in Wichita Falls, Texas, is running a promo for the station’s weather app that appeals to all those who don’t like cutting the grass.

Where Can You Find WKYC’s Stephanie Haney? Try Everywhere

What’s one thing broadcast journalists can never get enough of? Time. But Stephanie Haney, digital anchor and legal analyst at Tegna-owned Cleveland NBC affiliate WKYC, has all the time — and space — she needs.

Margaret Cronan Named WCVB News Director

The veteran media executive returns to Hearst Television to head all its news operations in Boston.


KTLA’s ‘Morning News’ Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary

KRGV Harlingen Debuts New Morning News Team

WJET-WFXP News Dir. Lou Baxter Cutting Back

After more than 40 years in the business, WJET-WFXP Erie, Pa., News Director Lou Baxter is stepping down from the day-to-day management of news operations at the ABC and Fox affiliates on Aug. 27.


WTLV-WJXX Jacksonville Demonstrates The Power Of Viewer Testimonials

“Testimonials are your best research audience,” says Kristin Joyal, marketing director for WTLV and WJXX in Jacksonville, Fla. “It doesn’t get more honest or closer to the truth at a time when people demand it.”


Trump Is Gone, But The Media’s Misinformation Challenge Is Still Here

Should news outlets contextualize false claims made by powerful people? Or ignore them completely? There is no consensus in the industry, but its thinking continues to evolve.

WLWT Weekend Anchor Megan Mitchell Finds Stardom On TikTok

WBZ Editor Jim Murphy Dies Of Heart Attack At 44


WTAE Chronicles Five Pittsburgh Steelers Into NFL Hall Of Fame

Tegna’s ‘Locked On’ Podcast Network Expands YouTube Presence, Launches 2 New Offerings

A Locked On NBA Draft 2021 special, co-produced in partnership with Tegna’s WFAA Dallas on Thursday, July 29, and the Monday, Aug. 2, debut of Locked On HBCU, a podcast fully dedicated to HBCU sports and athletes, are the latest additions to the Tegna podcast.

Ashley Ryan Joins KDVR Denver As Weekday Morning Co-Anchor

Nexstar Media’s Fox affiliate KDVR Denver has hired Ashley Ryan as co-anchor of Fox31 Morning News effective Aug. 16. She will team with current anchor Kirk Yuhnke from 4:30 to 10 a.m. weekday mornings. She joins from KOTV Tulsa, Okla., where she was anchor of the 4 and 9 p.m. newscasts since October of 2017. […]

Tonya Francisco And Amy Rutledge To Host WGN’s ‘Daytime Chicago’ This Fall

This September, Nexstar’s WGN Chicago will debut an hour-long lifestyle show, Daytime Chicago at 10 a.m., with Rachel Ray moving to the afternoon. Co-hosts Tonya Francisco and Amy Rutledge will be the new show’s hosts as it covers topics specific to Chicagoans, with features on health, décor, cooking, travel and more. Paul Rennie, WGN VP-GM, said: […]

WLOS Ashville Adds Meghan Danahey To News Dept.

Rochester Reporter Records ‘Gross’ Harassment In The Field

Dan Haggerty And Cristin Severance Leaving KGW For WRAL


KELO News Anchor Returns After Motorcycle Accident

Peggy Finnegan Reuniting With WPXI For Olympics Coverage

How Do You ‘Super Serve’ Your News Audience?

Seven lessons for your newsroom from the fast-growing Black News Channel.

KTRK Houston Adds Rita Garcia As Weekday Morning Anchor

ABC-owned KTRK Houston today named Rita Garcia to co-anchor its weekday morning newscast, beginning Monday, July 26. Garcia joins the morning Eyewitness Team from 4:30 to 7 a.m. with co-anchor Samica Knight and meteorologist Elita Loresca. She replaces Tom Koch who retired from broadcasting after 39 years. Joining from KTTV Los Angeles, Garcia was an […]

Rafael Perez-Narvaez Named WRMD News Director

Telemundo is moving the Hispanic news veteran from WMEU Boston to lead its Tampa news operations.

WSB Atlanta Anchor Fred Blankenship Recovering From COVID


Personal Memories Of The Late Edwin Edwards, Flamboyant Louisiana Governor

Billie Jean Shaw Returns To WIS Columbia After 4 Years

WABC Anchor Bill Ritter Asks Unvacinated To ‘Stay Away’

NBCU And Telemundo Stations Introduce New Mobile Apps

NBCUniversal Local rolled out new mobile apps for its NBC and Telemundo stations on Thursday promising twice the speed, a newsfeed more quickly responsive to the news cycle, much more weather data and a dedicated video hub.