DMA 80: ROCHESTER, NY

Former WHEC Meteorologist Sues Station

DMA 80: ROCHESTER, NY

Slur Or Slip Up? Meteorologist Is Fired, City Is Roiled

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Did a TV meteorologist broadcast a racial slur or simply flub a line? That polarizing question has reverberated in this upstate New York city and beyond since WHEC fired Jeremy Kappell after he apparently referred to a park in his weather report as “Martin Luther Coon King Jr. Park.” Rochester’s mayor, […]

DMA 76: ROCHESTER, NY

Hubbard Names Richard Reingold WHEC VP-GM

The former GM of WCTI New Bern, N.C., takes over leadership of the Rochester, N.Y., NBC affiliate on July 23.

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WHEC Wins 11 P.M. With Unknown Anchors

Imagine going into one of the TV ratings periods with an unknown news anchor team on the desk. How unknown? Your new chief meteorologist’s first day on air is the first day of the sweep. Even your creative services director is new, just a few months on the job. Yet despite those obstacles, WHEC, Hubbard Broadcasting’s NBC affiliate in Rochester, N.Y., was the No. 1 newscast at 11 p.m. in adults 25-54 in the November 2017 sweep.

DMA 76: ROCHESTER, NY

Longtime WHEC Anchor Rebecca LeClair Gone

DMA 76: ROCHESTER, NY

Meteorologist Kevin Williams Out At WHEC

DMA 76: ROCHESTER, NY

Reporter Deanna Dewberry Joins WHEC

After Power Outage, WHEC Charges Viewer Phones

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Rochester’s WHEC No. 1 In Morning News

DMA 76: ROCHESTER, NY

WHEC Anchor Janet Lomax Retires After 36 Years

On Dec. 22, anchor Janet Lomax signed off from the 6 p.m. anchor desk at Hubbard Broadcasting’s NBC affiliate Rochester, N.Y. (DMA 76), for the last time “Janet,” said WHEC VP-GM Derek Dalton, “exemplifies the best of everything journalism and local news is supposed to be. It’s been an honor to work with and I’m […]