Block Stations Add Comscore Measurement

The station group will use Comscore local television ratings and Advanced Automotive data at its television stations in Louisville, Ky.; Decatur, Ill.; and Lima, Ohio.

DMAS 82 & 190

WAND, WLIO Move OTT, VMS, CMS To TownNews

Block Communications, owner and operator of TV  stations in Kentucky, Illinois, and Ohio, has broadened their relationship with TownNews, which has provided video and OTT services to BCI-owned WDRB Louisville, Ky., since January. Two additional properties — WAND Decatur, Ill. (DMA 82), and WLIO Lima, Ohio (DMA 190), — will launch on BLOX CMS, Field59 […]

DMA 24: PORTLAND, OR

WAND ND Tai Takahashi Moves To KGW Portland

MARKET SHARE (DMA 85: CHAMPAIGN-SPRINGFIELD-DECATUR, IL)

Water Not Fit For A Dog, Claims WAND Report

DMA 49 (LOUISVILLE, KY)

WDRB Names Lori Morgan Digital Sales Dir.

In addition to leading digital sales efforts for Block Communications’ Louisville, Ky., Fox affiliate, she will also oversee digital sales at Block’s WAND Decatur, Ill., and WLIO-WOHL Lima, Ohio.

DMA 84 (CHAMPAIGN-SPRINGFIELD-DECATUR, ILL.)

WAND Promotes Anchor, Expands Noon News

NBC affiliate WAND Champaign-Springfield-Decatur, Ill. (DMA 84), has promoted Marianne Manko from interim to permanent anchor. According to Tai Takahashi, WAND news director, “Marianne will continue to co-anchor the 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts with Sean Streaty. She has done a great job as interim anchor here and has proven herself to be a tremendous […]

DMA 82

WAND Decatur Ups Koenig To Sales Director

Clay Koenig, general sales manager of the Block Communications’ NBC affiliate, becomes VP-director of sales.

DMA 82

Ricky Joseph Named GM Of WAND Decatur

Block Communications is moving the GM of its Boise Fox affiliate to lead its NBC affil in Illinois.