Anchor-Reporter DaLaun Dillard Joining WEWS Cleveland

WEWS Reporter Diagnosed With Aggressive Form Of Cancer

WEWS Adds Anchor Courtney Gousman

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

Scripps Moves Jodie Heisner To WEWS News Dir,

The station group promotes her from assistant news director at its WXYZ Detroit. She succeeds the Cleveland ABC affiliate’s Sean McGarvy who moved to a senior content role at corporate.

WEWS Renews Preseason Deal With Cleveland Browns

WEWS Anchor Terrence Lee Moving To Chicago

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

WEWS Moves To Wipe Away Medical Debt

Cleveland Stations Search For Brand Identity

Branding is a tool that has been used to promote and market everything from soft drinks and automobiles to political campaigns and sports. It has been an essential part of television news for decades, growing in importance as both technology and viewing options have exploded.

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

Meteorologist Trent Magill Returns To WEWS

WEWS Personality Don Webster Dies At 79

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

WEWS Adds Sean McGarvy As News Director

McGarvy, 39, comes to Cleveland’s ABC affiliate from KMGH in Denver, where he was assistant news director.

DMA 19

Top 20 Market Social Media Report: Cleveland

Bibb, Jordan Retiring After Long Run At WEWS

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

WEWS Adds Anchor Katie Ussin In Mornings

Scripps-owned ABC affiliate WEWS Cleveland (DMA 19) has hired Katie Ussin to be part of its Good Morning Cleveland in June. She will join co-anchor Terrence Lee weekdays, 4:30-7 a.m. Ussin currently co-anchors multiple newscasts at WDTN Dayton, Ohio. Prior to her five years at WDTN, she worked as a reporter and anchor at KULR […]

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

WEWS Criticizes TBS For Flaming River Picture

DMAS 18 & 5

WEWS Reporter Homa Bash Leaving For Dallas

DMA 18: CLEVELAND-AKRON, OH

WEWS Creates Survival Guide For Clevelanders

TVN TECH

Cleveland Stations Count Down To The RNC

News-producing stations in the country’s 18th largest TV market have been hard at work preparing to offer comprehensive coverage of next week’s Republican National Convention that’s relevant to area viewers, while also ensuring staff have flexibility to cover unexpected activity and stay safe.

DMA 18

Cleveland Stations Plan Local Focus On RNC

When Donald Trump and other Republican luminaries take their turns at the podium next month at the Republican National Convention, the reporters and producers of hundreds, maybe thousands, of television news organizations will focus their efforts on the messages emanating from the Quicken Loans Arena stage. The exception, though, will be the handful of hometown broadcast stations, whose cameras will be trained elsewhere.

DMA 18

Anchor Rob Powers Returns To WEWS Cleveland

Anchor Rob Powers is returning home to Cleveland (DMA 18) to Scripps-owned ABC affiliate WEWS. Powers will join WEWS anchor Danita Harris, Chief Meteorologist Mark Johnson and Sports Director Andy Baskin. The station is where his career began as an intern in the sports department back in the late 1980s. His career path took him […]

DMA 18: CLEVELAND

Meteorologist Jason Nicholas Moving To WOIO

MARKET SHARE

New Promos From Markets Large And Small

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND, OH)

Sports Reporter Lauren Brill Joins WEWS

MARKET SHARE (DMA 19: CLEVELAND)

WEWS NBA Championship Promo A Slam Dunk

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND, OH)

WEWS Sued By Boy’s Father Over Hidden Camera

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND)

Steve Weinstein Named WEWS VP-GM

E.W. Scripps chooses the GM of its Bakersfield, Calif., duopoly to succeed Sam Rosenwasser as head of its Cleveland ABC outlet. He succeeds Sam Rosenwasser who left the station on Dec. 15, 2014.

DMA 19

WEWS New Cleveland Browns TV, Digital Partner

E.W. Scripps-owned ABC affiliate WEWS Cleveland (DMA 19), today announced a new media partnership with the Cleveland Browns beginning with the 2015 season. WEWS will broadcast all of the team’s preseason games plus year-round programming targeted to Browns fans. “Our consistent goal is to continually communicate with our fans and connect with them in unique […]

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND)

Rosenwasser Stepping Down As WEWS GM

Sam Rosenwasser announced Monday that he is stepping down as vice president and general manager of WEWS Cleveland. His last day at the station will be Monday, Dec. 15. E.W. Scripps Co., which owns the ABC affiliate, has yet to name a successor. Rosenwasser, 61, has been the general manager of the station since April 2010.

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND, OH)

Jeff Harris Joins WEWS As News Director

E.W. Scripps Co. taps the former ND of its KMGH Denver to lead the news operations at its ABC affiliate in Cleveland.

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND)

WEWS Sued Over Hidden Bathroon Camera

A former employee of Clevealnd ABC affiliate WEWS has sued the station’s parent company, E.W. Scripps, saying an engineer had placed a hidden camera in the men’s bathroom this summer.

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND)

Hidden Camera Found In WEWS Bathroom

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND, OH)

WEWS Posts, Pulls, Erroneous Story On Indictment

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND, OH)

WEWS Anchor Leon Bibb Pays Tribute To MLK Jr.

DMA 18 (CLEVELAND)

WEWS Unveils Mobilecast For Browns Fans

On Monday, Sept. 9, at 7 a.m., Scripps-Owned ABC affiliate WEWS Cleveland (DMA 18) gave the city’s sports fans a new place to engage and celebrate their beloved Browns. That exclusive destination was DAWGS on the Run, a first-of-its-kind interactive mobilecast.  Hosted by the station’s sports duo Andy Baskin and Mike Cairns, the weekly mobilecast […]

DMA 18 (CLEVELAND, OH)

Former WEWS Anchor John Hambrick Has Cancer

DMA 18 (CLEVELAND, OHIO)

WEWS Apologizes, Pulls Ramsey Story

The Cleveland ABC affiliate took down an online story about the criminal past of Charles Ramsey, the man who helped free three women held captive in a neighbor’s house for nearly a decade, after being flooded with complaints.

DMA 18 (CLEVELAND)

WEWS Apologizes For Charles Ramsey Story

DMA 18

Weighing Anchor Changes On Cleveland Newscasts

DMA 18 (CLEVELAND)

Former WEWS Reporter Tony Gaskins Dies At 56

DMA 35

WCPO Cincinnati GM Steve Thaxton Leaving

After less than two years as vice president and general manager of the Scripps ABC affiliate in Cincinnati, Steve Thaxton is leaving tomorrow.  Thaxton announced to the staff that he starts Monday as a temporary GM at Cleveland’s WEWS, a sister Scripps station, as he begins a transition to teaching and consulting.