Category: Switching Stations

HOMECOMING FOR NEW KDKA GM

Jay Howell is the new vice-president and general manager for CBS–owned KDKA/WPCW and CBSPittsburgh.com. Howell, currently VP and general manager of sister stations KOVR-KMAX in Sacramento, starts later this month. He succeeds Chris Pike, ...

BACK ON EASTERN TIME

Jaclyn Shearer is the newest member of the meteorology team at Cox-owned WSOC in Charlotte, NC. The Pittsburgh native moved cross-country after spending several years at Sinclair’s KRNV in Reno, NV. She also served ...

ALBUQUERQUE-BOUND

Reporter Brandon Evans is moving to Hearst’s KOAT in Albuquerque, NM. He spent the past two years as an MMJ at Sinclair’s WTVC in Chattanooga, TN. Prior to that he produced for four and ...

YOU CAN GO HOME AGAIN

After just over a year in Columbus, OH, Tara Lane has returned to Charlotte, NC and joined Fox O&O WJZY as weeknight meteorologist. Lane previously spent almost fifteen years in Charlotte as a meteorologist ...

COMING HOME

Rico Bush joins Tegna’s KSDK in his hometown of St. Louis, MO as a multi-skilled reporter. He leaves Nexstar’s WAVY in Norfolk where he was a morning reporter for the better part of the ...

SHADES OF GRAY

Victoria Wood is the new weekend sports anchor at Gray’s WDBJ in Roanoke, VA. The area native moved over from sister station WHSV in Harrisonburg She succeeds Zac Glover, who left the station last ...

TWIN CITIES-BOUND

After just under three years, Jonathan Rozelle, a reporter at Nexstar’s Little Rock, AR duopoly KARK/KLRT has announced he’s done and headed north. Rozelle will be joining Hubbard’s KSTP in St. Paul later this ...

WHAT HE DID FOR LOVE

There is something in the Buffalo water, we swear. For the second time in two months, romance has effected change at two Buffalo tv stations. First it was Jonah Javad, sportscaster at Tegna’s WGRZ ...

JUST A TRIP UP I-95.

After three years, Broward County native Erica Rakow turned in her WPLG mic flag and is headed north. She’s going to be a “breaking news” reporter at Scripps’ WPTV in West Palm Beach She ...

NEW NEWSCAST, NEW PRODUCER

Kathia Yarí López has just started producing Telemundo 48’s newly launched midday show, “Noticiero Telemundo 48 al Mediodía,” in San Jose, CA. She joined the station from Telemundo Philadelphia, where she was a news ...

MMJ STARTS IN DENVER

Adriana Macías is the latest MMJ to join Telemundo’s KDEN in Denver, CO. She came to the station after two years at KORO Univision Corpus Christi. Macías previously worked as an investigative reporter for ...

WPXI ADDS FORECASTER

Cox-owned WPXI in Pittsburgh is adding Danielle Dozier to its Severe Weather Team 11 lineup beginning April 23. She comes to the station from Tribune’s WXIN in Indianapolis, and replaces Valerie Smock. Smock announced ...

THIS ONE IS A STAR

Star Derry joins Tribune’s WTTV in Indianapolis as meteorologist for “CBS4 This Morning.” She’s coming from from Quincy’s WKOW in Madison, Wisconsin where she spent a quick year and a half. Before that, the ...

HEADING HOME TO MILE HIGH

After four years at CBS-owned WCCO in Minneapolis, three of them as co-host of the station’s “Midday Morning”, meteorologist Kylie Bearse is headed for Denver, CO. Bearse helped launch that program. “You know how ...

GO WEST, YOUNG WOMAN

Anchor Jade Bulecza is joining Nexstar’s WJTV in Jackson, Mississippi. She previously worked as a bureau chief at Raycom’s WTXL in Tallahassee, Florida. Prior to working in Tallahassee, Bulecza was a bureau chief at ...

SINCLAIR TRANSFERS REPORTER

After nearly three years in Chattanooga, reporter Stephanie Santostasi is heading  to Sinclair’s WLOS in Asheville, NC. In Chattanooga, she worked for sister station WTVC. The Central Michigan grad also interned in Detroit and ...

A NEW FACE AT KSAT

Graham Media’s KSAT in San Antonio is sporting a new face. Japhanie Gray just joined the news staff as a reporter. She comes to the station after five years at Raycom’s KAIT in Jonesboro, ...

RAINEY HEADS HOME TO TAMPA

It’s a homecoming for meteorologist Brittany Rainey, who has departed Tribune’s Indianapolis duopoly WXIN/WTTV for Fox-owned WTVT in Tampa. Rainey is a Florida who spent the past two years in Indianapolis. She’s gone pretty ...

RAYCOM TAPS A NEW GM

Raycom Media on Monday appointed Chris Conroy vice president and general manager of its Cape Girardeau, MO duopoly KFVS/WQWQ. He’s moving from sister station KAIT in Jonesboro, AR where he held the same position. ...

A NEW FACE IN PHOENIX

After a year and a half anchoring mornings on Gray’s KALB in Alexandria, LA, Carmen Blackwell said goodbye and moved on. She’s now the morning anchor-reporter for “Arizona Morning” at Fox O&O KSAZ in ...

“WHIZ KID” JOINS CNN

During the 2016 election, the Columbia Journalism Review dubbed Harry Enten as the “Whiz Kid” of political reporting’s next generation. The “Whiz Kid” is moving from his senior political reporter status at the ESPN-owned ...