The station group is moving him to Ft. Myers, Fla., from Colorado Springs, where he’s led KOAA since 2011.
Scripps-owned Fox affiliate WFTX Fort Myers, Fla. (DMA 55), has added meteorologist Cindy Preszler to its team starting in January in an expansion of its weather department. Preszler will appear weekdays on The NOW Southwest Florida and Fox 4 News at 11. A native of South Dakota, Preszler worked at WMAQ Chicago, The Weather Channel […]
After deciding it had to evacuate its Cape Coral station in advance of Hurricane Irma, Scripps’ Fox affiliate in a technical tour de force continued to provide full local coverage with an anchor desk in Tampa (above), news production in Detroit and master control in Indianapolis.
The former GM of WUSA Washington and radio executive is tapped to lead the Fox affiliate in Fort Myers, Fla.
The former journalist and station executive is tapped to oversee Scripps’ Fox affiliate in Fort Myers, Fla., beginning Sept. 12.
Newsy Ramps Up For 24/7 News
Katie LaGrone, an award-winning investigative journalist, is expanding her role for E.W. Scripps to support all three Scripps stations in Florida with original investigative reports, beginning in September. LaGrone, whose title will be Florida investigative correspondent, will continue her investigative work exposing a wide range of consumer injustices, questionable government spending and consumer safety concerns. […]
Journal Broadcast Group’s Fox affiliate WFTX Fort Myers, Fla. (DMA 62), has hired anchor and reporter Amy Wegmann who will co-anchor Fox 4 Rising alongside Miriam Zamorano. The 10-year WFTX veteran previously has served as, weekend anchor, Fox 4 Rising co-anchor, main news anchor alongside Patrick Nolan, and most recently has filled in as freelance […]
The former Bluestone/Bonten executive will lead the Fox affiliate in Fort Myers, Fla.