Telemundo Stations Launch ‘Enfoque’ Public Affairs In Multiple Markets

Continuing their commitment to serve their local Spanish-speaking audiences with important news around this year’s elections and create a venue to discuss critical and relevant issues for Latino communities, Telemundo stations in six markets recently launched local Enfoque public affairs programs in their markets. Telemundo Stations’ Enfoque public affairs programs serve as opportunities for candidates vying for […]

Comscore Expands NBC-Telemundo Stations Deal

The new agreement brings Comscore’s linear TV and local mobile and desktop insights, as well as its political, automotive and consumer targeting segments to all NBC and Telemundo owned stations.

Telemundo Expands Program To Train Journalists

Telemundo University is a hands-on training program created for undergraduate journalism students who want to pursue careers in local broadcast and serve bilingual audiences in the United States. Graduates can pursue newsroom careers at 40 NBC and Telemundo owned stations in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

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NBC/Telemundo Helps Eliminate Medical Debt

DMA 2

NBC Promotes Strength Of L.A. Duopoly

Telemundo Stations Update Apps, Sites

Individual station apps and websites feature a new TV Everywhere experience for Spanish-language audiences. 

NBCU Completes ZGS Stations Buy

NBCU’s Telemundo Station Group adds nine stations in six markets in the $75 million deal announced in December. The group now boasts stations in 24 markets in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

TeleXitos Sets ‘Mes Del Amor’ Feb. Programming

TeleXitos, the Telemundo Station Group’s Spanish-language multicast network, will feature romantic comedy movie marathons all February-long with Mes Del Amor (Month of Love). Starting Feb. 4, every Sunday afternoon TeleXitos will air films including The Wedding Date, The Perfect Man, For Richer or Poorer and Along Came Polly. “Love and laughter transcend all language barriers. We are excited to […]

DMAS 11 & 65)

Telemundo Picks New GM For AZ Stations

Andrew Deschapelles, the interim vice president and general manager of KTAZ Phoenix and KHRR Tucson, now gets the job permanently.

NBC O&Os Sending 31 Journos To Olympics

Olympics veterans Bruce Beck, Brian Curtis, Katie Kim, JC Monahan, Kevin Nathan, Eun Yang and news anchors/reporters from 10 markets travel to South Korea to cover the XXIII Winter Olympics and deliver unique content across all station platforms including television, digital and social.

NBCU Stations Launch Project Innovation

The program, sponsored by NBC O&Os and Telemundo-owned stations, will recognize nonprofits using tech and innovation to solve everyday challenges and award nearly $5 million in grants during 2018 and 2019.

TeleXitos Diginet Available On Spectrum

The Telemundo-owned Spanish-language multicast network’s programming is now available on Spectrum systems serving top Hispanic markets.

NBCU Buying 13 Telemundo Affils From ZGS

The stations include a full power station in El Paso, Texas, and 12 low power outlets in 10 markets. Terms were not disclosed.

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NBC/Telemundo Stations Earn 61 Texas Emmys

DIGINETS

TeleXitos Celebrates Halloween All October

TeleXitos, Telemundo Station Group’s national Spanish-language multicast network, will celebrate Halloween with four weeks of special programming. Beginning Sunday, Oct. 1, viewers can tune in to TeleXitos every Sunday until Halloween to watch Domingos de Terror horror movie marathons. The marathons will feature a variety of horror films including Psycho, Seed of Chucky, Carrie, Alien Hunter, the Child’s Play trilogy and Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. TeleXitos’ Halloween […]

DMA 1: NEW YORK

WNJU, Hispanic Federation Address DACA Questions

In service to the Tri-State’s Spanish-speaking communities, Telemundo’s WNJU New York (DMA 1) has partnered with the Hispanic Federation to answer viewer questions regarding the federal phase out of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.  Starting Thursday, Sept. 14, and continuing to Friday, Sept. 15, viewers can call 1-866-432-9832 between 5 and 7 […]

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Thousands Of Animals To Escape Shelters Saturday

DMA 1: NEW YORK

WNJU Expands Public Affairs Programming

Telemundo’s WNJU New York (DMA 1) is giving viewers more opportunities to watch its local public affairs program Enfoque en Telemundo 47. The program, which focuses on issues impacting local Spanish-speaking neighborhoods, will now run on a weekly basis starting Sunday, Aug. 6 at 8 a.m. Enfoque en Telemundo 47 is hosted by news anchor Allan Villafaña, a […]

DMA 17

KDEN Denver Launches Investigative Unit

The Denver Telemundo outlet is the most recent in the station group to debut the Telemundo Responde franchise. Rosy Zugasti is named consumer investigative reporter.

DMA 1: NEW YORK

WNJU Starts One World Trade Center Broadcasts

With the push of a button, Telemundo-owned WNJU New York (DMA 1) became the first Tri-State television station to officially resume over-the-air transmissions from One World Trade Center. The station announced this morning, during a special ceremony in Lower Manhattan, that its signal will be powered by the most powerful, solid-state broadcast transmitter ever constructed.  “This is a significant achievement,” said Cristina […]

PLAYOUT (DMA 1: NEW YORK)

June 23 Set For OTA Launch From 1 WTC

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO, TX

KVDA Set To Roll Out New Weekend Newscasts

Telemundo-owned KVDA San Antonio, Texas (DMA 31), said today that it will launch four new half-hour weekend newscasts on Saturday, June 10. KVDA’s weekend edition of Noticias 60 Telemundo will air on Saturday at 5 and 10 p.m. and on Sunday at 4:30 and 10 p.m.  The new newscasts will feature weekend news anchor Jairo […]

Telemundo Stations Slot Special FIFA Coverage

The Telemundo Station Group will send a team of six journalists to Russia to deliver special coverage of the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 which begins on Saturday, June 17, and concludes Sunday, July 2. The team will include sports anchors Veronica Contreras from Telemundo’s WNJU New York and Jaime Becerril from WWSI Philadelphia. Both […]

DMA 28

Telemundo 20 San Diego Sets News Team

The Telemundo Station Group today announced the news team members of its new Telemundo 20 San Diego. Lizzet Lopez and Guadalupe Venegas have been named news anchors and both will be joined by weather anchor Ana Cristina Sanchez, sports anchor MJ Acosta and a team of multimedia journalists that includes Leticia Estrada, Lisette Martinez, Anlleyn […]

DMA 28

Lopez New Sales VP For Telemundo San Diego

Sabrina Lopez moves from Telemundo’s WNJU New York to head sales when the new outlet picks up the market’s affiliation on July 1.

NBC, Telemundo TVs Add Live Radar To App

The interactive in-app radar, developed with The Weather Co., offers users access to weather information by seamlessly connecting public, fixed and mobile radar information in one place.

 

TeleXitos Diginet Celebrates Fan Favorites On Fridays

TeleXitos, the Telemundo Station Group’s Spanish-language multicast network, is airing air a box office hit movie every Friday night at 8 p.m. ET for the next three weeks as part of its new “Blockbuster Fridays” programming (Éxitos del Cine). Beginning March 17, viewers will be transported to the streets of New York to watch Andrew […]

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NBCUniversal Awards $1.2 Million To Nonprofits

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NBC/Telemundo Stations Win 51 Texas Emmys

Telemundo Stations To Launch 5 PM News

Starting Sept. 26, 14 Telemundo-owned stations will add a new half-hour afternoon local newscast every weekday.

 

Telemundo Stations Debut New Apps

Following the unveiling of the Telemundo Station Group’s newly redesigned digital platforms, the Telemundo-owned stations debut upgraded individual apps for iOS and Android devices that feature features including news and severe weather information in Spanish.

Telemundo Stations Revamp Digital Platforms

The new ones offer Spanish-speaking viewers enhanced weather, up-to-the-minute severe weather push alerts and a new “Breaking News” bar on desktop, mobile and app platforms.

Telemundo Station Group Promotes Three

Michael Chico, Amanda Calpin and Ozzie Martinez assume more responsibilities at the Spanish-language broadcaster.

DMA 3

WSNS Chicago Launches Consumer Unit

WSNS is the ninth Telemundo-owned station to launch a Telemundo Responde unit charged with speaking up for consumers who have been wronged.

Telemundo Stations Add More News

Starting Nov. 3, 14 of its owned stations will increase their early evening newscasts by a half hour.

Telemundo To Host Gubernatorial Debates

The Spanish-language station group is sponsoring and airing political debates in California, Florida and Texas.

Telemundo Stations Name Javier Ortiz HR VP

He will move from Telemundo Networks to head HR for the Spanish-language station group of 17 outlets in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

DMA 86 (HARLINGEN, TX)

Telemundo Names KTLM GM, Sales VP

Jose Flores is tapped to be the GM of the Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville, Texas, outlet and Willie Rosales is to be vice president of sales.

DMA 4 (PHILADELPHIA)

Telemundo Closes On Purchase Of WWSI

The addition of the full-power station in Philadelphia gives NBCU’s Hispanic group 16 stations.

Telemundo Stations Open Mexico City Office

Veteran executive Juan Witt to lead the new branch as vice president of business development.