WGBO, Chicago Reporter Form News Team

Univision-owned WGBO Chicago (DMA 3) and The Chicago Reporter are joining forces to create Latinext, a cross-newsroom, cross-platform, bilingual news team to address the information needs of the 2.1 million strong Latinx community in the Chicago region. The companies say that by “combining the deep roots and reach of Univision Chicago with the more than four-decade legacy of […]

Univision Expands Local News Apps In 7 Markets

The new apps will include livestream so mobile users can watch local newscasts in real time.

DMA 3: CHICAGO

New Morning Show To Dawn On WGBO

DMA 3

WGBO Chicago Scores A 10 P.M. News Victory

DMA 3: CHICAGO

WGBO Ups Teri Arvesu To VP-Content Dir.

The move is a promotion for the news director of Univision’s Chicago outlet. 

DMA 3

Chicago Sweeps: WLS Wins, WMAQ Makes Gains

DMA 3: CHICAGO

WLS And WGBO Schedule 2 Political Debates

In run-up to the March 15 primary election, ABC O&O WLS Chicago (DMA 3) will present two live debates. WLS will partner with the League of Women Voters of Illinois and Univision Chicago (WGBO) to present hour-long, commercial-free debates between the Democratic candidates running for U.S. Senate on Friday, Feb. 19, and Cook County State’s […]

DMA 3

Univision Chicago Ups Fabregas To Sales Dir.

Hector Fabregas moves up from director of local sales at the Univision-UniMas duopoly of WGBO-WXFT.

Maldonado Is New Univision Chicago Anchor

Erika Maldonado, who has been filling in as co-anchor of Univision O&O WGBO Chicago’s evening and nightly newscasts since October, has been given the job permanently. A 10-year veteran of the station, Maldonado has been honored with five Emmy Awards for outstanding reporting as well as with other recognitions, including a nomination for the Peter […]

DMA 3 (CHICAGO)

WGBO Ups Erika Maldonado to Evening News

DMA 3 (CHICAGO)

WGBO, DePaul University Get Digital Grant

DMA 3

Univision Names GM For Chicago Stations

Carlos San Jose will manage WGBO (Univision) and  WXFT (TeleFutura), reporting to Ramon Pineda, SVP and regional director of Univision Television Group.