WTVG Works Around Virus That Infected Its Computers

DMA 71: TOLEDO, OH

Shots Fired At News Vehicle In Toledo

Police in Toledo, Ohio, are looking for a person or people inside a car that fired shots at a WTVG news vehicle Saturday.

DMA 78: TOLEDO, OH

Mel Watson Named WTVG News Director

The Ohio news veteran will lead Gray’s CBS affiliate in Toledo, Ohio.

DMA 78

Chris Fedele Joins Gray As WTVG Toledo GM

The head of sales for WLEX Lexington, Ky., will now oversee the Toledo, Ohio, ABC affiliate, succeeding Pete Veto, who will continue in his role as GM of WJRT Flint, Mich.

NETNEWSCHECK SOCIAL SCORECARD (DMA 77)

WTOL Holds Social Media Crown In Toledo

Raycom’s CBS affiliate WTOL leads all of Toledo, Ohio, local media on social media in overall actions, according to Shareablee data. But Gray’s WTVG puts up a strong fight, and the ABC affil  has captured the largest number of fans/followers in this week’s Social Scorecard.

DMA 76 (TOLEDO, OH)

WTVG Promotes Josh Love To Assistant ND

Toledo Sweeps: WTVG Dominates Across Board

DMAS 68 & 76

Gray Closes On Flint, Toledo Station Buys

The $128 million purchase of ABC affiliates WJRT and WTVG was announced in July.

DMA 76

WeatherNation Launches on WTVG Toledo

Today, WeatherNation TV Inc., announced that its 24/7 weather news service has been launched as “13abc WeatherNation” by ABC affiliate WTVG Toledo, Ohio (DMA 76), on the station’s ch. 13.3 subchannel and on Buckeye CableSystem’s ch. 615 serving Northwestern Ohio and Southeastern Michigan. WeatherNation TV, which offers local, regional and national weather news, operates in […]

DMA 74 (TOLEDO, OH)

WTVG Adds Weathercasters, Reporter

DMA 74 (TOLEDO, OH)

Kelly Heidbreder Moves From WNWO To WTVG

DMA 70

WTVG Adds Steve Slivka To Its Sports Team

DMA 70

WTVG Toledo Reporter Jennifer Jarrell Leaving

DMA 70

Sokol Out, Holmes In As WTVG Sports Director

DMA 70

New Owners Cut 20+ Jobs At WTVG Toledo

Only a week after SJL Broadcasting purchased the ABC affiliate and station officials announced there would be no job losses among the station’s 100 or so employees, approximately two dozen positions have been eliminated.

DMAS 69 & 70

New GMs At Flint, Toledo Former ABC O&Os

SJL Broadcasting, which officially takes over WJRT Flint and WTVG Toledo tomorrow, is replacing the stations’ longtime general managers, Tom Bryson and David Zamichow. Both executives have opted to leave on their own, says SJL President George Lilly, and both replacements come from within the extended Lilly family. WJRT’s new GM is Peter Veto; WTVG’s is John Christianson.