Nexstar, Altafiber Reach Distribution Deal

The new agreement covers Nexstar’s NBC affiliate WDTN Dayton, Ohio, and cable news network NewsNation.

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WDTN’s Daily Lifestyle Show Celebrates 10th Anniversary

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New Jobs Posted To TVNewsCheck

New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings for an IT manager, a sales and management chief, a digital product manager, a graphic artist, a general manager, a weekend evening and morning co-anchor/MMJ and a weekend meteorologist/MMJ.

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Mark Allan Retiring After 25 Years Anchoring At WDTN Dayton

John Seibel Named WDTN Dayton Evening News Co-Anchor

Nexstar-owned NBC affiliate WDTN Dayton, Ohio, has appointed John Seibel evening co-anchor. He will take over the role from Mark Allan, who’s retiring on Sept. 2 after more than 25 years at WDTN. “John knows the Miami Valley and its people well, having grown up here,” said Joe Abouzeid, WDTN vice president-general manager. “He loves it here […]

WDTN Dayton Anchor Mark Allan Retiring After 25 Years

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WDTN’s 39th Year Helping Dayton’s Hungry

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Dayton Kids Have Gotten 500K Coats Thanks To WDTN’s 37-Year Campaign

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During A Tragic Year, WDTN’s Message Is ‘Stay Strong Dayton’

WDTN’s 38-Year Food Drive Yields 13 Million Items

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WDTN Dayton’s Tornado Coverage Builds On News Brand

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Dayton’s WDTN Goes Big For 70th Celebration

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Take A Selfie, Get A Free WDTN T-Shirt

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WDTN Kicks Off Annual ‘Food For Friends’ Push

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WDTN Collects 500,000 Coats, And Counting

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Julia Palazzo Joins WDTN’s ‘Living Dayton’

Nexstar-owned NBC affiliate WDTN Dayton, Ohio (DMA 64) has added Julia Palazzo to its Living Dayton team. She will join co-hosts Zac Pitts and Sallie Taylor beginning Tuesday, Dec. 5. Palazzo comes to WDTN from WBND South Bend, Ind., where she’s spent the last year-and-a-half as a weekend anchor and multimedia journalist. Palazzo went to […]

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WDTN Feeds Dayton For The 37th Time

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Lauren Wood Joins WDTN Dayton Anchor Team

Nexstar-owned NBC affiliate WDTN Dayton, Ohio (DMA 64) has added Ohio native Lauren Wood to its anchor desk. She comes from co-owned WKBN Youngstown, Ohio. Wood will join John Seibel and meteorologist Jamie Jarosik beginning Monday, Sept. 25, to co-anchor 2 News Today beginning at 4:30 a.m. and 2 News Today on WBDT Dayton’s CW from 7- 9 a.m. Wood […]

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WDTN Dayton To Roll Out 4 P.M. Newscast

Nexstar-owned NBC affiliate WDTN Dayton, Ohio (DMA 64) is expanding its weekday local programming with the launch of 2 News First at 4, what it calls “the Miami Valley’s first and only 4 p.m. local newscast,” beginning Monday, Sept. 11. The hour-long program will kick-off the station’s evening news block, airing Monday through Friday  at 4 p.m. […]

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Moore Promoted To WDTN Evening Co-Anchor

Nexstar-owned NBC affiliate WDTN Dayton, Ohio (DMA 64), has named anchor and reporter Brooke Moore a co-anchor of its evening news. She has been co-anchor of the morning 2 News Today since December of 2014.  She joined the station in 2010.  She will be joined by Mark Allan and Chief Meteorologist Brian Davis weeknights for […]

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Loni Blandford Named WDTN News Director

Nexstar taps the former WISH Indianapolis managing editor to lead the its multiplatform newsroom at its Dayton, Ohio, NBC affiliate.

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WDTN’s ‘Living Dayton’ Celebrates 5th Year

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WDTN’s ‘Food For Friends’ Starts Today

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WDTN-WBDT Kicks Off ‘Coats for Kids’

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WDTN News Talent Surprise Viewers In Testimonials

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Media Gen Giving Its WDTN A Media Makeover

The Media General-owned NBC affiliate in Dayton, Ohio, is focused on providing the best newscasts possible. GM Joseph Abouzeid: “We’re going to ask the tough questions. We want to prove the newscasts are relevant to viewers’ lives. We’re going to be the voice for the viewer who doesn’t have a voice.”

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WDTN Delivers Anti-Texting Message To High Schools

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WDTN Continues 34-Year Fight Against Hunger

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Zac Pitts Joins WDTN’s ‘Living Dayton’

Media General’s NBC affiliate WDTN Dayton, Ohio (DMA 64) has added Dayton native Zac Pitts to its Living Dayton lifestyle show. Pitts comes to Living Dayton from WCPO Cincinnati where he’s spent the last year and a half as a morning reporter. Pitts was born and raised in Dayton and is an alum of Chaminade-Julienne […]

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WDTN Gives Coats To Kids, 500,000 So Far

Jobs In Durham, Chicago And Dayton

Disney/ABC O&O WTVD in Raleigh/Durham, N.C., is looking for a news director. Fox Television’s Chicago O&O WFLD needs an executive producer for its morning newscast.  Media General’s Dayton, Ohio, duopoly of WDTN(CBS) and WBDT(CW) is searching for a research director.  To see all job openings on TVNewsCheck, click here.

Ohio Inmates to Get ‘Life-Changing’ TV

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Marsha Bonhart Leaving WDTN Dayton

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Katie Kenney Joins WDTN’s ‘Living Dayton’

NBC affiliate WDTN Dayton, Ohio (DMA 64), has added Dayton native Katie Kenney to its Living Dayton broadcast. Kenney comes to Living Dayton from co-managed CW affiliate WBDT after serving as that station’s “CW Star” where she was the face of WBDT’s on-air, online and community initiatives. Over the past year, she has also served […]

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John Seibel Joins WDTN Dayton News Team

NBC affiliate WDTN Dayton, Ohio (DMA 64), has added John Seibel to its 2 News Today. Seibel will be joined by Holly Samuels and Meteorologist Jamie Jarosik beginning Monday, Jan. 27, to co-anchor 2 News Today beginning at 4:30 a.m. and 2 News Today on CW affil WBDT from 7 to 9 a.m. Seibel comes […]

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Dayton TV Figure Recovering From Brain Aneurysm

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WDTN Apologizes For Julie Chen’s Eye Surgery

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Denise Eck Named WDTN News Director

The former assistant news director of WCPO Cincinnati will lead the multiplatform newsroom for LIN’s Dayton NBC affiliate starting March 11.

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WDTN Dayton Adds Katie Ussin To Anchor Desk

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WDTN Dayton Set To Go High-Def

The LIN-owned NBC affiliate will launch in HD on Saturday with a new set by FX Design Group. The upgrade comes just in time for the 2012 Olympics in London.