Jon Kelley and Marla Tellez will anchor the new daytime newscast beginning Sept. 19.
KNTV San Francisco Introduces 11 A.M. News
NBC O&O KNTV San Francisco (DMA 6) today announced the launch of a new weekday newscast, NBC Bay Area News at 11 AM, debuting Monday, Sept. 19. Broadcast veteran Jon Kelley, host of Today in the Bay, will anchor the new newscast with NBC Bay Area’s Marla Tellez. The program will air following NBC’s Today Show.
Kelley has spent more than 15 years in television journalism, covering news, sports and entertainment in a variety of roles. Marla Tellez is a native San Franciscan who has covered news in Northern California for several years.
“This expansion of NBC Bay Area news allows us to serve our Bay Area viewers with more of the high-quality international, national and local coverage they’ve come to expect from us,” said Jonathan Mitchell, KNTV’s VP of news.