We’ve been looking at the particulars of something called the Local Journalism Sustainability Act for a few days now, trying to figure out if this is the cure for the ailing local tv news ...
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Scripps is moving its Newsy service out of Columbia, Missouri and into Atlanta, GA a move coming just before the streaming service relaunches as a free over-the-air channel. That relaunch is expected October 1st ...
“I am honored and determined to uphold that Storm Team 8 legacy.”
“I am heartbroken beyond belief.”
“We are excited to showcase our new technologically advanced facility which we designed.”
Watch and decide.
“The time has come to follow my other passion.“
The host is no longer on the network.
The new boss is relocating from Mexico.
You can blame Covid …
“It’s not news. It’s gaslighting. It’s propaganda.“
Here’s what we know.
The management team is going through a reorg.
Listen to what Chicago news directors have to say about it.
They met in Rochester and found a way to stay together.
A May 30th incident is going to follow him.
“Rather than live up to its end of the bargain, however, Comcast decided to repudiate the Comcast-Nexstar Agreement.”
It will launch September 27.
Is gonna be a little late…
“We certainly had provenance, but not profits, and so we bid Knewz farewell.”
It’s not the typical move.
Houston freelance reporter Hannah Mackenzie has accepted a full-time gig but not in Texas. She’ll be reporting for WLOS in Asheville, N.C. nightside. Mackenzie had been a reporter-anchor in Pensacola, Fla. for two years ...
She’s been able to grow.
NewsOn looks different and has more stations.
His brother, cousin and father were all in news.
Employees aren’t being kicked out just yet.
Anything is possible.
In op-ed for the Daily Beast, a former Fox executive called Fox News bile and is still trying to figure out why Ruppert Murdoch won’t change course. Preston Paddon, who worked for Murdoch until ...
He’ll take his content to the entire state and beyond.
Here’s what we know
“Claiming her allegations are “petty slights and trivial inconveniences.”
“This isn’t supposed to happen.”
It happened after her live hit.
Well, three people will be here.
Anne Alfred spent most of the pandemic on dialysis and in her basement anchoring.
She’s heading to her hometown.
This is what all small-town stations dream of. Hollywood! e
His exit was just as surprising as his return.
She’s a Fox News veteran.
They both took personal leaves first.
Now there’s a vote.
We bet you can guess.
It’s Augusta station has a new news director.
45 year old Christopher Sign was found dead on Saturday.
He was already in Kansas.
This Tegna meteorologist made a lateral but smart move.
Any of us who spent time in tv management (news and otherwise) over the past several decades knows full well the growing dependence of local television on political ad money. At least every two ...
Take a look at this. Another news organization has popped up. The promise is that the content will be straight – no bias. Which is probably why it’s named Straight Arrow News. The man ...
WAFB reporter Kiran Chawla left the Baton Rouge station abruptly in June 2020. She never said why and for the most part, she stayed quiet for the past year. Until now. Chawla posted a ...
It’s not the first time she’s been gone.
For anyone struggling to strike social media gold, read this.
Here’s the inside scoop.
But who's teaching them?
The moves leave a high-profile anchor spot open.
This will add more work for some anchors.
Make that purchase price $2.825 billion. Gray Television’s purchase of Meredith Corp.’s Local Media division was sweetened by an additional $100 million, triggered by an unsolicited bid by another party. And no, we don’t ...
There’s never a bad time for that.
The mission is to get everyone informed.
He’s being reunited with his co-worker.
Range is important.
People can be nasty.
There’s more news coming to SF.
WPXI weekend meteorologist is leaving. Danielle Dozier announced on Sunday evening that she’s leaving this week. She’s been with the station since April 2018. She’s going to another market but hasn’t said which one. ...
She was pulled over and arrested Friday night.
Fox News Channel has named the replacement for Jedediah Bila on Fox and Friend Weekend. Rachel Campos-Duffy will make her debut as the new host on Saturday June 12. She’ll co-host alongside Pete Hegseth ...
Sports anchor Mark Armstrong says he just knows his time is up. It’s not because his station in Raleigh, N.C. WTVD is about to fire him. Or because he has another job. It’s because ...
What the hell is going on?
This time it’s Univision preparing to launch a 24/7 news outlet that will be available through the company’s free streaming service Prende TV. Do we see a pattern emerging as more companies create “national” ...
We weren’t sure he’d be back.
“I cannot imagine a better fit for me.”
This would only happen in 2021.
We think so.
CNN will have a new owner for the second time in a few years. AT&T is spinning of its media assets, including CNN, in a deal with Discovery, which is led by David Zaslav. ...
We think things are starting to turn around.
Kim Godwin has promoted WABC reporter CeFaan Kim to the network within the first couple weeks on the job. She sent out this memo to the staff. He will be taking on a hybrid ...
HINT: It had to do with something green.
Another has popped up.
We told you that longtime KDKA weekend anchor Paul Martino stepped away from the station after he was demoted to a full-time reporter role. The CBS Pittsburgh station has assigned his weekend spot to ...
He was there six years.
The search wasn't easy.
A letter has been filed with the FCC.
He’s made history in the market. She
Is news about a former EP soliciting sex.
But she’s landed in familiar territory.
A Tallahassee news director is coming clean about what it’s like to be a Black female news director. In a personal memo she posted to RTDNA’s website, WXTL ABC27 news director Vicki Bradley talked ...
But today we do.
This is worth a think...
It’s what you think.
It’s not a total surprise.
This is how the new CBS co-presidents began...
They are big roles.
For a cool $380 million, Byron Allen’s Allen Media 7 Gray Television properties. The seven stations – KVOA in Tucson, AZ; WKOW in Madison, WI; WSIL/KPOB in Paducah, KY- Harrisburg, IL; KWWL in Cedar ...
And the treatment of women.
His friends are asking for prayers.
It's been a month and no one knew.
Las Vegas is ready.