Category: Crossing the Street

CROSSING A BUFFALO STREET

Nexstar’s WIVB in Buffalo didn’t look too far to find the replacement for the headed-for-a-bigger-market Jenna Harner. Sports anchor-reporter Heather Prusak is taking the exit at Tegna’s WGRZ. The Buffalo-area native takes up her ...

KSL GETS GEPHARDT

The death of non-compete agreements in the state of Utah has opened the door to allow talents to shop their abilities elsewhere and not have to take an unwelcome time-out on the bench. The ...

SWITCHING NETWORKS

Veteran journalist Janet Shamlian has joined CBS News as a Houston-based correspondent. Shamlian spent the past ten years at NBC News reporting for “Today,” “NBC Nightly News” and MSNBC. Back in her local news ...

A SYRACUSE SWITCH

Taking a stroll across the street in Syracuse, NY is Farah Jadran. Jadran will be performing morning and midday anchor duties at WTVH, operated by Sinclair, owned by Granite beginning later this month. She ...

ANOTHER REPORTER AT CNN

CNN has added “HuffPost” editor at large Vicky Ward as a New York-based senior reporter. Ward is the best-selling author of (take a deep breath) “Kushner, Inc: Greed Power, Corruption, The Extraordinary Story of ...

CHANGING NETWORKS

Former Univision anchor María Elena Salinas is joining the CBS News team as a contributor.  An award-winning journalist, author and the longest running female network anchor in the United States, she will contribute reports ...

NBC NEW DIGITAL CHIEF

NBC News announced on Monday the hiring of CNN’s longtime video executive Chris Berend to run its digital operation.  According to Axios, Berend will replace Nick Ascheim, who is currently senior vice president of digital ...

A STROLL ACROSS TOWN

Yara Lasanta is the new chief meteorologist for Univision’s KMEX in Los Angeles and no change of home address forms are necessary. She is moving from Telemundo’s West Coast LA flagship KVEA where she ...

IT’S HER NEW “JAM”

Afua Owusu, supervising producer of “WGN Morning News” at the Tribune Chicago station, is the new executive producer of “The Jam,” WCIU’s weekday morning news, talk and entertainment program. It’s a cross-town move to ...

BACK TO BZ

Meteorologist Sarah Wroblewski is returning to where it all began for her. Starting today, she’ll be seen weekday afternoons and evening on CBS-owned WBZ in Boston. Wroblewski spent the past eight years covering weather ...

TEAMING WITH THE RIVALS

After five years as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor at Sunbeam’s WHDH in Boston, Jennifer Eagan is taking a walk across the street to Hearst’s WCVB. “Jennifer’s outstanding reporting skills coupled with ...