Category: Gone

EIGHT YEARS AND OUT?

Whatever the next adventure is that awaits Alexandra Stone, late of Hearst’s KETV in Omaha, NE is anybody’s guess. After eight years in the 5 pm anchor desk, Stone and her husband have flown ...

THE END OF A DREAM JOB

Jeff Skversky spent 13 years as a sportscaster with Disney’s WPVI, a run that far outstripped the total amount of time he spent in  his five previous tv jobs – including a brief run ...

TAKING TIME OFF AND GOING HOME

Brianna Mellon signed off from the weekend sports desk at Disney’s KFSN in Fresno, CA, closing out a three-year run. What’s next? Moving back to southern California to be closer to family….and seeking out ...

THE OTHER SHOE DROPS

A week ago, Mark Mester was likely simmering with anger, resentment and sorrow as he composed what he planned to say on the Saturday morning KTLA newscast about his friend and former colleague Lynette ...

YEP, IT’S NEXT ADVENTURE TIME AGAIN

The moves in Los Angeles television keeps coming. The latest is weekend anchor/reporter Veronica Miracle, formerly of Disney’s KABC, who is gone after five years. http:// KABC wasted no time scrubbing her bio page ...

DONE IN CHICAGO

Just three years after joining CBS-owned WBBM in Chicago, Marissa Parra has ended her time as reporter and fill-in anchor for a new adventure she can’t tell you about. Yet. http://

MORE BITTERSWEETNESS

It’s buh-bye to weekends at the KTTV weather desk for forecaster Mary Yoon. She’s out the door at the Los Angeles FOX station. http:// ️ Personal Update ️ Bittersweet news to share but, 9/24 ...

SHE’S GONE

When MSNBC announced last month that it was yanking streaming shows from Zerlina Maxwell and Ayman Mohyeldin from the news brand’s Peacock hub, it also reassured Maxwell’s following that she would continue to serve ...

FROM ANCHOR TO “INFLUENCER”

Lauren Healy is fond of saying that ever since she was in high school student in her communication class, she wanted to work in television news. Seven years into that dream, she’s decided enough ...

ON TO THE NEXT ADVENTURE

Just shy of three years at FOX-owned KDFW in Dallas, and weekend am anchor Terrance Friday is gone. And while he didn’t make a big deal of it on social media, a comment in ...

CNN DUMPS THEIR MEDIA CRITIC

Following the directive of former CNN boss Jeff Zucker to focus as much as possible on bashing FOX News was not going to help resident media critic Brian Stelter hang on in the Chris ...

THIS TIME, THE BREAK IS FINAL

Back in March, we told you that Cincinnati weekend sports anchor Brandon Saho was taking a mental health break to deal  with the depression he’d been battling for several years. He signed off again, ...

NO AMOUNT OF PR SPIN CAN POLISH THIS ONE

After years of hearing glowing assessments of Canada’s COVID approach, prescription drug prices, continental railway system, somewhat functional government (compared to….you know), it’s nice to know the Canadians can really boot it when it ...

GONE IN HOUSTON

We’re going to take a leap here and guess that Kaitlin Monte’s exit from the anchor chair at FOX-owned KRIV in Houston, TX was not the happiest of events. http:// Emotionally depleted. Sorry for ...

20 YEARS AND OUT

It’s “new opportunities” time for Detroit meteorologist Andrew Humphrey. He signed off from Graham Media’s WDIV for the last time yesterday, bringing to a close a two-decade run. “During the past 20 years, Andrew ...

SPORTSCASTER DEPARTS KARE

The news got out long after the departure of Andy McDonnell as weekend sportscaster at Tegna-someday Standard Media’s – KARE in Minneapolis. After a little over two and a half years with the station, ...

HE’S DONE

So what’s next for Hobie Artigue, the abruptly-departed sportscaster at Fox-owned KMSP in Minneapolis? Not to worry, we’re sure we’ll find out soon enough what the new chapter is. His quick exit leaves Jim ...

THEY EVEN MADE A GOODBYE VIDEO

Ian Cassette  wants you to know he’s out the door after five year at Gray’s WDBJ in Roanoke, VA. He even wants you to know that the “next adventure” is right around the corner. ...

HEADING FOR OK CITY

MMJ Hank Cavagnaro is saying “so long” to KVUE (Tegna…someday Standard Media) in Austin, TX and up north on I-35 to locally-owned KWTV in Oklahoma City, OK The opportunity to move up the ladder ...

IT DOESN’T GET MUCH COLDER

One of the crappiest excuses we’ve ever heard management utter while kicking someone to the curb is “we’re going in a different direction.” And that is what 21-year employee Tom Kenny heard when he ...

AN ABRUPT EXIT

Jeff Rosetti has left Tegna (soon Standard Media’s) WTHR in Indianapolis after three-plus years as news director and eleven years at the station. GM Michael Brouder sent this terse memo to the staff today. ...

SHE SAYS A MAJOR MOVE IS NEXT

Reporter Hayley Mason wrapped up four years at Gray’s WGCL in Atlanta. She didn’t reveal whether she is leaving her hometown or sticking around….but she promises her next move will be “major”. http:// OK. ...

BUH-BYE MILWAUKEE

After a total of 14 years in tv news, that last 12 of them as host of “Real Milwaukee” on FOX-owned WITI in…..well, Milwaukee, WI, Angelica Duria is turning her back on tv news ...

WHAT GIVES IN VEGAS, BABY?

A quick recap on the personnel situation in the newsroom at KTNV (Scripps) in Las, Vegas, NV: Morning anchor Todd Quinones, executive producer Micah Manalo, and “Morning Blend” co-host Shawn Tempesta are exiting the ...

GONE…WITH THE NEXT ADVENTURE TBA

After three years, morning reporter Samaia Hernandez is out the door at Nexstar’s WTNH in Hartford-New Haven, CT. Her past experience that includes public radio and as a legislative staffer makes her projected landing ...

GONE FOR MORE FAMILY TIME

After two decades on Rochester, MN tv airwaves, the last 13 of them at the anchor desk of Hubbard’s KAAL, Betsy Singer signed off and hit the exit. http:// She plans to stick around ...

THAT DIDN’T LAST LONG

Just shy of two years, sports reporter Taylor Brooks is hitting the revolving exit door at Nexstar duopoly KWGN/KDVR in Denver, CO. “Home” appears to be the Quad Cities area of Illinois/Iowa where she ...

THE EXODUS FROM TV NEWS CONTINUES

Reporter Angelica Morrison has hit the exit at Nexstar’s WIVB in Buffalo, NY (and the tv news business) after three years. Morrison, who had ten years of broadcast journalism experience, is going to work ...

“A BRUTAL PART OF THE BUSINESS”

That’s a fairly succinct way to sum up the end of Kris Pickel’s 7-year run at Gray Phoenix, AZ duopoly KPHO/KTVK. Ironic as well, since the stations collectively brand themselves as Arizona’s Family. “It ...

TV NEWS IS NOW BEHIND HIM

After 3 and a half years doing general assignment reporting for Cox-owned WFXT in Boston, Evan White has opted for a career change…and tv news isn’t part of it.           ...

SIGNING OFF TODAY

A change in her husband’s job status is taking meteorologist Abby Dyer away from Gray’s KYTV in Springfield, MO after 11 years. She explains his exciting new career prospect and her own exit from ...