MARKET SHARE | DMA 18: ORLANDO, FL

Homeless Teen Gets Full Music School Scholarship Thanks To WKMG Orlando

DMA 110: LANSING, MI

Michigan State’s WKAR Adds Comark 3.0 Solution

PBS member station WKAR Lansing, Mich., is on-the-air with a fully integrated ATSC 3.0 solution from Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark. In late 2017, WKAR ordered a 20kW Parallax UHF transmitter system on channel D33 to replace its existing and aging DTV transmitter.  WKAR’s Parallax transmitter was configured as a main-standby in 1+1 redundancy.  The transmitter […]

MARKET SHARE | DMA 75: DES MOINES, IA

KCCI Earns Two Regional Emmy Awards

BRAND CONNECTIONS
DMA 10: ATLANTA

WSB Forecaster Karen Minton Retiring

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Jessica Dean Leaving KYW Anchor Desk

DMA 10

Reporter Jennifer Eagan Joins WCVB Boston

Jennifer Eagan will join Hearst’s ABC affiliate WCVB Boston (DMA 10) as a general assignment reporter on Monday, Oct. 22. Eagan has been a reporter in New England for more than a decade. Eagan joins WCVB from WHDH Boston where she was a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor for more than five years. Before that, she worked […]

DMA 13

Reporter Chip Brewster Joins WTVT Tampa

Chip Brewster has joined Fox-owned WTVT Tampa, Fla. (DMA 13) as a features reporter. Effective Oct. 1, he will report for various newscasts, including the station’s recently launched 4 p.m. newscast.  Most recently, Brewster was a features reporter for KPRC Houston. Prior to that, he worked as a field host, reporter and producer for WITI Milwaukee. […]

DMA 3: CHICAGO

WLS Chicago Marks Its 70th Anniversary

DMA 20

CBS Names Justin Draper VP-GM In Sacramento

The station group promotes him from financial controller at KCBS-KCAL Los Angeles to lead its CBS-CW duopoly in the state capital.

MARKET SHARE | DMA 24: PITTSBURGH

WTAE Chronicles Pittsburgh’s Natural Wonders

DMA 130

Florence Could Knock 3 Stations Off Air

WWAY, WECT and WSFX in Wilmington, N.C., might be off the air soon due to damage from Hurricane Florence as their generators are running out of fuel to power transmitters.

DMA 43: KALAMAZOO, MI

WWMT Names Matt Johnson News Director

He joins from Sinclair’s CBS affiliate KRCG in Columbia-Jefferson City, Mo., and takes over news leadership in Kalamazoo on Oct. 10.

DMA 60: ALBANY, NY

WTEN’s Elisa Streeter Retiring After 30 Years

DMA 5: DALLAS

KDFW Headline Causes Social Media Uproar

DMA 100: GREENVILLE-NEW BERN, NC

WCTI Evacuates Studio Over Florence

Rising water forced a North Carolina TV station to evacuate its newsroom in the middle of Hurricane Florence coverage. Hours before the storm made landfall Friday, workers at Sinclair’s ABC affiliate WCTI had to abandon their studio.

DMA 14: DETROIT

Detroit Public TV Relaunching Public Affairs Show

MARKET SHARE | DMA 34: COLUMBUS, OH

300 Cars In WBNS Distracted Driving Event

DMA 49: LOUISVILLE, KY

WDRB’s Bill Lamb Getting Kentucky Mic Award

Bill Lamb of Block Communications-owned WDRB Louisville, Ky. (DMA 49), will be presented the Kentucky Broadcasters Association’s highest award at its annual convention on Oct. 9. The Kentucky Mic Award is presented to those individuals who have made outstanding personal contributions to the broadcasting profession in Kentucky. It is presented only when contributions are deemed […]

DMA 3: CHICAGO

Weigel Testing ATSC 3.0 In Chicago

Weigel Broadcasting, Chicago-based parent company of WCIU and a host of other stations and digital networks, just switched on the future of television. On Sunday, Weigel launched “Chicago 3.0,” an experimental next-generation full-power station broadcasting from Willis Tower.

DMA 68: DES MOINES, IA

KCCI News Director Dave Busiek To Retire

The news leader of Hearst’s Des Moines CBS affiliate will step down at the end of 2018 after 39 years at the station, 29 as news director.

DMA 39: AUSTIN, TX

KTBC Ups Destiny Chance To Weekend Anchor

DMA 31: SAN ANTONIO, TX

More Changes At KSAT, KABB

MARKET SHARE | DMA 64: DAYTON, OH

WDTN Collects 500,000 Coats, And Counting

MARKET SHARE | DMA 24: PITTSBURGH

WTAE Feeds The Hungry On Its 60th Anniversary

MARKET SHARE | DMA 8: SAN FRANCISCO

KNTV Proud To Celebrate 500 Upbeat News Stories

DMA 34: COLUMBUS, OH

WSYX’s McPeek Under Fire For LGBTQ Remark

DMA 26: BALTIMORE

WBFF’s New Set Demonstrates ‘Next-Gen’ Thinking

MARKET SHARE | DMA 68: DES MOINES, IA

WHO Turns Football Rivalry Into Week-Long Tailgate

DMA 25: RALEIGH, NC

WTVD Uses New Streetside Studio In News Promo

DMA 35: CINCINNATI

Former WCET GM Susan Howarth Dies At 66