Paris Schutz Joins WFLD Chicago As Political Reporter

Paris Schutz has joined Fox-owned WFLD Chicago as a political reporter. Effective April 29, he will handle all political coverage for the station, reporting on all local politics from Chicago’s […]

Five Stations Launch NextGen TV In Chicago

WBBM, WFLD, WMAQ, WGN and WGBO are now broadcasting with ATSC 3.0 technology.

WFLD Sets New Anchor Lineup For ‘Good Day Chicago’

Fox O&O WFLD Chicago will debut a new anchor lineup for its Good Day Chicago” morning show on Jan. 22. Anthony Ponce and Anita Blanton will anchor 4:30-7 a.m., followed […]

Anita Padilla, Anchor At WFLD Chicago, Steps Down

Pilot And Photographer Safe After WFLD-WBBM Chicago Chopper Hit By Bird

Sheila Oliver New GM Of WFLD-WPWR Chicago

Oliver has been with Fox Television Stations since 2002. Most recently, she has spent two years as the senior vice president-GM of KCPQ-KZJO Seattle.

Local News Close-Up: Chicago Is The City Of Big Stories

General managers say there are some 77 distinct neighborhoods in Chicago, from River North to Pilsen to Bronzeville, and it helps to have reporters — not to mention producers, news directors and general managers — who know the market’s political layout, weather and customs.

Chicago Bears And WFLD Renew Broadcast Partnership

The Chicago Bears and Fox-owned WFLD announced today that WFLD will remain the broadcast home of the Bears in a multi-year deal. Under this deal, WFLD will continue to broadcast […]

WFLD-WPWR GM Dennis Welsh To Retire

The Fox Television Stations veteran will step down at the end of June after leading the company’s Chicago duopoly for 10 years and serving FTS for 26 years.

Chicago Media Outlets Oppose Mayor’s Plan To Encrypt Transmissions Of Police And Fire Scanners

Chicago Police Search For Man Who Pointed Gun At WFLD Crew During A Live Report

Around 7 a.m. Wednesday at the corner of Clark and Hubbard, while the crew was in the middle of a live report about Chicago gun violence, a man walked up and pointed what appeared to be a firearm at the crew. Police are calling this man a person of interest, accused of aggravated assault with a firearm.

Cassie Carlson Joins Sports Team At WFLD Chicago

Sports Anchor-Reporter Kaitlin Sharkey Out At WFLD Chicago

Anita Blanton Joins WFLD’s ‘Good Day Chicago’

Fox-owned WFLD Chicago has named Anita Blanton an anchor on Good Day Chicago, effective April 4. Most recently, she was evening anchor for WAVY Norfolk, Va. Previously, she was the […]

WFLD Chicago Secondary Studio Provides Bustling View Of City

Emily Wahls Named WFLD Chief Meteorologist

Fox-owned WFLD Chicago has appointed Emily Wahls chief meteorologist. Beginning Sept. 27 she will report the weather for the station’s weekday 4 p.m., 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. newscasts. Most recently, […]

As Viewers Vanish, Chicago’s Late-News Ratings Race Ends In Photo Finish

Nate Rodgers Joins WFLD Chicago News

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WFLD Chicago To Debut ‘First At Four’

The new hour-long, weekday 4 p.m. newscast debuts Aug. 3 with anchors Anthony Ponce and Sally Schulze.

WFLD Hosting Virtual Town Hall With Dick Durbin, Tammy Duckworth

Fox-owned WFLD Chicago will host a virtual town hall at 6 p.m. CT tonight with Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth, live via Zoom. Hosted by WFLD Political Editor Mike […]

Terrence Lee And Brittany Garzillo Join WFLD Chicago

Fox-owned WFLD Chicago (DMA 3) have hired Terrence Lee and Brittany Garzillo. Effective March 16, Lee will join as an anchor and reporter for various station newscasts, and Garzillo will […]

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WFLD’s Larry Yellen Announces Retirement

DMA 3: CHICAGO

WFLD Chicago To Debut ‘Later With Leon’

Fox-owned WFLD Chicago (DMA 3) will premiere Later with Leon, a comedic, news-centric latenight show, on Sept. 9. Leon Rogers, who co-hosts The WGCI Morning Show, will share his opinions […]

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WFLD Plans ‘Orange-Carpet’ Event For Bears100

DMA 3: CHICAGO

WFLD’s Kristen Nicole Leaving After Three Years

DMA 3: CHICAGO

Roseanne Tellez Joins WFLD Chicago News

Roseanne Tellez has joined Fox-owned WFLD Chicago (DMA 3) as morning anchor. Effective March 4, Tellez will anchor Good Day Chicago from 4 to 6 a.m. alongside Rafer Weigel, who […]

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WFLD Report Leads To Firing Of School Official

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WFLD Adds Anthony Ponce To ‘Good Day Chicago’

Fox O&O WFLD Chicago (DMA 3) on Monday hired Anthony Ponce to anchor with Natalie Bomke on Good Day Chicago weekdays from 4 to 6 a.m. He starts Monday, March 19. Most […]

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WFLD Chicago Debuts ‘Flannery Fired Up’ Tonight

Fox-owned WFLD Chicago (DMA 3) premieres a new political show on Feb. 9. Flannery Fired Up, hosted by WFLD political reporter Mike Flannery, airs tonight at 9:30 p.m. with repeats […]

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WFLD Traffic Reporter Jenny Milkowski Out

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Michelle Alegria Joining WFLD As Traffic Reporter

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Brittney Payton Joins WFLD’s ‘Good Day Chicago’

Fox O&O WFLD Chicago (DMA 3) has added Brittney Payton as a reporter on various topics for Good Day Chicago, weekdays from 6 to 10 a.m. Most recently, Payton was […]

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Darlene Hill Leaving WFLD Chicago After 23 Years

Darlene Hill, the 6-10 a.m. anchor of Good Day Chicago on Fox O&O WFLD Chicago (DMA 3), is leaving after 23 years at the station. Information obtained on background was […]

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WFLD Anchor Moves Raise Questions

DMA 3: CHICAGO

How WFLD Became ‘Most Engaging’

Stations don’t need to confine their news coverage to what’s happening in their backyards — on Facebook, it pays to think bigger. Last month, Fox’s Chicago O&O WFLD (Fox 32), was ranked the most engaging news publisher on Facebook in September in part by sharing national content, averaging 3.16 likes, comments and shares per user that month, according to NewsWhip.

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Richard Roeper Says Goodbye To ‘Good Day Chicago’

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Time May Be Up For WFLD Chicago’s Darlene Hill

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WFLD Editorial Reaches 1 Million On Facebook

DMA 3: CHICAGO

WFLD Ups Corey McPherrin To Evening Anchor

Fox-owned WFLD Chicago (DMA 3) today promoted Corey McPherrin to anchor of the 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. newscasts alongside Dawn Hasbrouck. Scott Schneider will move from weekends to replace […]

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Pregnant Newscaster Responds To Offended Viewers