Veteran WBTS Boston Investigative Reporter Ally Donnelly Out

DMA 9: BOSTON

NBCU Ups Chris Wayland To Boston GM

He maintains his president-GM duties for NBC Sports Boston as he succeeds Mike St. Peter in overseeing WBTS, WNEU and NECN there.

DMA 9: BOSTON

Chris Wayland Named WBTS-WNEU-NECN Station Manager

NBCU today appointed Chris Wayland senior vice president and station manager of its Boston (DMA 9) properties: WBTS (NBC), WNEU (Telemundo) and cable channel NECN. He will oversee the sales, finance, marketing, and digital departments for all three. He will report to Mike St. Peter, president-GM of the three. Wayland joins NBCUniversal’s Boston stations from […]

DMA 9: BOSTON

Meteorologist Pamela Gardner Joins WBTS-NECN

DMA 9: BOSTON

NBC Boston Cuts Ties For Anchors

DMA 10: BOSTON

NBC Breaks Ground On Boston Media Center

The state-of-the-art 160,000 square-foot media center in Needham will be unveiled in the fall of 2019. It will house WBTS (NBC), WNEU (Telemundo), NBC Sports Boston and NECN. On hand were NBCU execs and local business and political leaders.

DMA 8: BOSTON

Karen Hensel Joining NECN As Investigative Reporter

DMA 8: BOSTON

NECN Hires Shannon Mulaire As Anchor, Reporter

Regional cable news network NECN today announced that Shannon Mulaire is joining it as anchor and reporter starting April 4. Mulaire currently anchors Early Today on NBC and First Look on MSNBC and brings nearly a decade of local television experience to NECN. Before her current post, Mulaire worked at WFXT Boston, for nearly five […]

DMA 8: BOSTON

NBC-Owned NECN Boosts Its News Staff

The New England cable news channel is adding meteorologist Pete Bouchard and journalists Joy Lim Nakrin and Melody Mendez.

Jobs In Massachusetts, Florida, California

NBCUniversal is looking for an assignment editor at NECN (New England Cable News) based in Newton, Mass. ABC Television’s Los Angeles O&O KABC is searching for a vice president – diversity programs & community relations. There’s an opening for a chief engineer at WFSU (PBS/NPR) in Tallahassee. Also in Florida, Calkins Media seeks a creative services director at its ABC affiliate in Sarasota. To see all job openings on TVNewsCheck, click here.

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NECN’s New Look: Fresh, Functional, Flexible

Comcast-NBCU wanted to improve the quality of the workplace at its New England Cable news regional network, as well as freshen up its look. So last fall, it began updating every aspect of the sets and technology for its newsrooms and 1,800-square-foot studio in suburban Boston. What it got is a state-of-the-art, modern, appealing, multifunctional studio from John Casey and Sacks Exhibits.

NECN Adds Investigative, Consumer Units

Newton, Mass.-based regional cable news channel NECN today announced it is revamping its anchor lineup, including moving anchor Latoyia Edwards to mornings. Edwards, who was previously the station’s evening anchor, will be paired with co-anchor Brian Shactman and chief meteorologist Matt Noyes weekday mornings from 5 to 9 AM on NECN This Morning starting Monday, […]

News Director And Assistant ND Out At NECN

DMA 7

Boston TV Legend Chet Curtis Dies At 74

Time Warner Cable To Continue To Carry NECN

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Time Warner Cable says it’s decided to continue to carry New England Cable News for its New England customers. The company says its customers who have access to NECN will continue to get it after Jan. 1, 2014, with no disruption of service. NECN would not comment on the decision.

NBCU Names Mike St. Peter GM Of NECN

The NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations on Thursday named Mike St. Peter senior vice president and general manager of New England Cable News (NECN). A broadcast industry veteran, St. Peter brings more than 25 years of local television experience to his new role, most recently as VP of news for WVIT Hartford, Conn., a position he has […]

Annie Peters Named VP Of Sales For NECN

The NBC Owned Television Stations division of NBCUniversal today announced that Annie Peters has been promoted to vice president of sales for NECN. Peters has been NECN national sales manager since 2006 and has filled the same role for co-owned Comcast SportsNet New England since 2010. A broadcast sales veteran with more than 20 years […]

Staab Gets Oversight Of Telemundo Stations

In a reorganization, Valari Staab, president of the NBC Owned Television Stations will also oversee Telemundo’s 16 TV stations as well as Boston-based regional cable news network NECN.

DMA 7

Boston Stations Pulled Out The Stops Friday

A tension-filled day gave way to a night of celebration, relief and even revelry on the streets of Watertown as a suspected Boston Marathon bomber was apprehended and the local TV stations — WBZ, WCVB, WFXT and WHDH as well as cable’s NECN — tracked every moment.

NECN Launches 9 P.M. Newscast

NECN, New England’s regional news network has debuted The Only News at Nine, targeting viewers who are early to bed and early to rise. The Only News at Nine anchored by Latoyia Edwards and John Daly, features chief meteorologist Matt Noyes, in-depth coverage of the day’s top news, political and business stories, sports from Comcast […]

NBC Owned Stations, NECN In Ad Deal

The group that oversees 10 TV stations will begin selling national advertising for New England Cable News beginning at the end of this month.