KBLR Las Vegas Adds Two To Its News Team
Telemundo-owned KBLR Las Vegas (DMA 40) has added Harry Ruiz as sports anchor and Javier Cervantes as multimedia journalist. They joined the news team on March 6 and will appear on all Noticiero Telemundo Las Vegas newscasts airing on weekdays live at 5, 5:30, 6 and 11 p.m.
Prior to joining Telemundo Las Vegas, Ruiz worked as the sports director for KINT El Paso, Texas. He also served as the play-by-play radio announcer for the Spanish broadcasts of University of Texas at El Paso’s football and basketball teams. Ruiz started his television career as a sports anchor and reporter for Televisa Laguna in Mexico.
Cervantes previously he worked as a reporter at WRMD Tampa, Fla. He also hosted his own radio show on Furia Mexicana Radio in Orlando, Fla. Cervantes earned his bachelor’s degree in radio and television with a special focus in broadcast journalism from the University of Central Florida.