Category: Switching Stations

“BEYOND EXCITED”

How far beyond? Judge for yourself as reporter anchor Kristin Holloway announces her move from COX-owned WSB in Atlanta to Nexstar’s WDAF in Kansas City. http:// Holloway spent three years in Atlanta. Prior to ...

HEADED FOR THE CITIES

The crew at Gray’s KTTC in Rochester, MN gave a rousing sendoff weekend anchor/producer and MMJ Beret Leone. After four years, she’s headed up I-35 to the Twin Cities and a morning reporting job ...

MOVING UP TO KENTUCKY

She’s still working on her meteorology accreditation, but Bayne Froney is moving on from her job as morning forecaster at Scripps’ KXXV in Waco, TX to sister station WLEX in Lexington, KY. http:// She’s ...

BACK HOME IN UTAH

Her two-month hiatus ends next week when Katija Stjepovic starts her new job at Bonneville’s KSL in Salt Lake City. http:// Stjepovic left Tegna’s (Standard Media yadayadayada) back in June when she had been ...

GOOD NEWS FOR GABBY

Gabrielle Mediak, the popular reporter and fill-in anchor at Nexstar’s WIVB in Buffalo, NY is leaving behind her “Good News With Gabby” and moving on to another Nexstar station to be a morning anchor. ...

HEADED HOME FOR PORTLAND

Friday marks the end of sports director Brenna Greene’s 4-year run at Tegna (someday, Standard Media’s) KREM in Spokane, WA. “This was, genuinely, the most difficult decision I’ve made in my life. I’ve always ...

HEADING FOR PHOENIX

Another Texas tv newser heads for Arizona, as Austin and FOX-owned KTBC says goodbye to reporter Steven Sarabia. After four years he is headed to Phoenix and Gray’s duopoly KPHO/KTVK. http:// Sarabia arrived in ...

FROM WEST TEXAS TO PALM SPRINGS

After three years serving as weekday evening anchor and executive producer at Tegna-soon-to-be-Standard Media’s KIDY in San Angelo, TX, Tim O’Brien finds himself headed for sunny Southern California. O’Brien  will be anchoring the weekday ...

HE LANDED IN HARTFORD

MMJ Tony Black, who wrapped it up at Sinclair’s WSTM in Syracuse, NY last month, has gone east and joined Tegna-soon-to-be-Standard General’s WTIC in Hartford-New Haven, CT. “Hello, Connecticut!” Black wrote on Twitter. “Looking ...

THE NEW GUY IN KC

Kevin Barry debuted this week as the new 10 pm co-anchor on Nexstar’s WDAF in Kansas City, MO. http:// Barry spent the past four years as a reporter at Scripps’ WEWS in Cleveland, OH. ...

HER PHILLY DEBUT

The newest face on Philadelphia television would be Frances Wang, newly arrived at NBC-owned WCAU from CBS-owned WFOR in Miami, FL. She will eventually sit on the weekend anchor desk, but made her on-air ...

FROM PHILLY TO SATX

Graham Media’s KSAT in San Antonio is bringing Stephania Jimenez back to Texas. When we last checked in with her, back in 2018, Jimenez had jumped from KRIS in Corpus Christi into the weekend ...

GETTING CLOSER TO HOME

Chief Meteorologist Jesse Gunkel said goodbye to  Nexstar duopoly WVLA/WGMB in Baton Rouge after 14 years to get back to his home state of Wisconsin. Gunkel will do weather reports on Milwaukee’s Spectrum News ...

BACK TO ORLANDO

Just six months after taking over the morning anchor desk at Nexstar’s KTVI in St. Louis, John Brown hit the exit and returned this week to Orlando and FOX O&O WOFL. http:// Brown spent ...

A NEW EP IN TOWN

Phil Landeros has moved south from Meredith’s WGCL (where the revolving door turns) to become the new Executive Producer at Graham Media’s WKMG. It is a return to the Orlando market for Landeros, who ...

A SIN CITY HIRE

Telemundo’s KBLR has hired Fernando Renterἰa as its newest MMJ. He’s coming to the station after spending two years across the street as a reporter at Entravision local station Univision Nevada. The native of ...

WHAT IS IT ABOUT WICHITA?

Jessica Crawford has joined Lockwood’s KAKE in Wichita, KS as an anchor and investigative reporter. Crawford previously worked at Sinclair’s KFDM in Beaumont, TX for six years, most recently serving as weekend anchor. She ...

UP TO BIG D

San Antonio’s loss is Dallas’ gain as Jairo Lozano takes on an MMJ position at Univision’s KUVN in DFW. Lozano spent the past three years at Telemundo’s KVDA in SATX, starting out as a ...

BUREAU BOUND

Tegna’s KING in Seattle, WA has found itself a chief for its Tacoma bureau. Newly-arrived reporter Christin Ayers got the nod. We told you a couple of months back that she had hit the ...

FROM SB TO KC

Nexstar’s WDAF In Kansas City, MO has hired Alex Countee as a fifth member of the station’s weather team. Countee will be the meteorologist for the weekend morning shift and report three days a ...

LONE STAR STATE BOUND

Caroline Vandergriff is moving back to her hometown, joining CBS o&o KTVT in Dallas from Sinclair’s KOKH in Oklahoma City. She’s been reporting at the station for the past two years. She’ll be a ...

GO EAST, YOUNG MAN

Meteorologist Chester Lampkin is leaving his native St. Louis and Tegna’s KSDK to take on a new job as a sister station. After two years at the “Today in St. Louis” morning weather desk, ...

BACK TO THE ISLAND

It’s buh-bye Atlanta and hello Puerto Rico for Amanda Ramírez, who is joining the “Edición Digital – Puerto Rico” news team at Univision WOLE as a multimedia journalist. She’ll also do reporting for Univision’s ...