Wednesday's Stories (08/12/2020)

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EASIEST FACT-CHECK EVER

No historian needed here. John Berman of CNN‘s “New Day” fact-checked President Trump’s comments about the influenza pandemic. “The closest thing is in 1917, they say, right? The great pandemic certainly was a terrible ...

O.T.M.

At Corpus Christi’s KRIS-TV Mark Silberstein is filling the long vacant opening at the Scripps owned NBC affiliate. His title will be Senior Director of Content (think news director but with a longer title.) ...

NEW #1 AT NEXSTAR SCRANTON

Nexstar Media Group announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., has named Andrew Wyatt as Vice President and General Manager of the company’s broadcast and digital operations serving the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA, ...

DAYTON’S NEW DIRECTOR

According to BizJournals, ABC 22 and FOX 45 have a new leader at the helm of its news coverage. The stations — whose news side operate as Dayton 24/7 Now News have promoted Rebecca ...