RTDNA Announces National Murrow Award Winners

The Radio Television Digital News Association today announced the national winners of the 2022 Edward R. Murrow Awards. These awards recognize more than 100 outlets for outstanding work in digital, radio and television journalism in technical and editorial categories. There were more than 5,200 entries this year. TV station winners cited for “Overall Excellence” are WGME Portland, Maine, and KUSA Denver.

Former KTVU Anchor Leslie Griffith Dies At 66

Shannon Bream Takes Over ‘Fox News Sunday,’ Replacing Chris Wallace

Shannon Bream will take over the show, making her the first woman to anchor the program in its 26-year history. Bream replaces anchor Chris Wallace, who helmed the show for nearly two decades and left the network last year for rival CNN. Bream will also continue as the network’s chief legal correspondent and a rotation of journalists will guest anchor her former post on Fox News @ Night until a permanent replacement is named.

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Christian Flores Moving From KEYE Austin To WJLA Washington

Weekend Co-Anchor Mollie Lair Leaving WLWT Cincinnati

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WISH Taps Kayla Sullivan To Report On Family And Parenting

Media Critic Margaret Sullivan Leaving The Washington Post

After a decade writing columns puncturing — and praising — the press, the ex–New York Times public editor and departing Post columnist will be teaching at Duke and pursuing book projects, including a fictional series about a laid-off local journalist solving crimes.

Meteorologist Who Called NBA Star Draymond Green ‘Knuckle Dragger’ Out At WHBQ Memphis

MSNBC Ends Peacock Shows Hosted By Zerlina Maxwell And Ayman Mohyeldin

Cindy Hsu To Anchor WCBS New York 9 A.M. Newscast

Emmy Award-winning anchor and reporter Cindy Hsu has been promoted to anchor of CBS O&O WCBS New York’s weekday 9 a.m. newscasts that will debut on the station and the CBS News New York streaming channel on Monday, Sept. 12. A 30-year WCBS veteran, Hsu has most recently been the anchor of the station’s weekend newscasts and […]

NBC News’ Richard Engel To Receive RTDNA’s John F. Hogan Award

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Josh Hawley, Senator-As-Symptom Of A Broken News Business

Time was, journalists assumed that news consumers demanded “more information, faster and better.” Now, instantaneous communication via passive media — video and television — supplies what indolent consumers demand.

NBC News Confirms Plans To Split New York’s Studio 3B Into 2 Spaces

WGCL Atlanta Takes A Seat In Another Temporary Location In Its Game Of ‘Musical Studios’

Jennifer Lee Joins WTXF Philadelphia As Anchor And Reporter

ABC News Promotes Ian Pannell To Chief Foreign Correspondent

Uma Pemmaraju, Original Fox News Anchor, Dies At 64

Nexstar Digital Launches The Hill TV Streamer

Available now on the Plex platform, the channel aims to build on “The Hill’s success as an essential, agenda-setting read for lawmakers, policymakers and influential digital consumers from Capitol Hill to Main Street.”

Judy Woodruff To Receive RTDNA’s 2022 Paul White Award

Named for the first news director of CBS, the award recognizes an individual’s lifetime contributions to electronic journalism. Woodruff will be recognized during an awards ceremony and reception Sept. 15 at RTDNA22 in Indianapolis.

Faith Woodard Joining KTHV Little Rock As Evening Anchor

Gun Used In Suspected Murder Found On WCCO Roof

Rhiannon Ally Named Co-Anchor Of ABC’s ‘World News Now’ And ‘America This Morning’

How The Extraordinary FBI Search Of Mar-A-Lago Was Covered Across The Media Landscape

Reporters who cover sensitive beats sometimes have a sense when big news is about to break. But not this time. The FBI’s Monday morning search of Mar-a-Lago — a thunderclap in American political history — happened so quietly, so secretly, that it wasn’t caught on camera at all. For the most part reporters didn’t catch wind of the FBI action until after it was over.

CBS News Streaming Names Allison Sandza Executive Producer For DC-Based Coverage

NAB Launches 2022 Election Toolkit For Broadcasters

The National Association of Broadcasters on Monday announced the launch of the 2022 Election Toolkit. The online resource provides local television and radio broadcasters with ideas and information to cover the 2022 local, state and federal elections. The 2022 Election Toolkit provides assets to help broadcasters serve their communities in the lead-up to Election Day on Nov. 8. […]

‘Good Morning America’ Stage Manager Bill Miller Dies

Chelsea Lovell Named WIVB Buffalo’s New Morning Reporter

Former CNN Anchor Felicia Taylor Arrested For Alleged Hit-And-Run

How YouTube Keeps Broadcasting Inside Russia’s Digital Iron Curtain

Access to the video site allows Russians access to one of the few sources of independent information about the Ukraine war. YouTube still operates in Russia, possibly because the Kremlin views it as too big to block.