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ON THE MOVE

News Director moves from Rick Gevers… KTVQ-TV, Billings, MT…after almost 28 years as news director here, JON STEPANEK is leaving this Scripps owned CBS affiliate. Jon told me tonight that he’ll be joining a ...

FOX NEWS ANCHOR GONE

Fox News and its weekend anchor Leland Vittert have gone separate ways. Fox confirmed the news to various outlets on Friday. “We have mutually and amicably parted ways with Leland Vittert,” a Fox News ...

ONE TV JOB AND DONE

KENS 5 investigative reporter Mariah Medina is leaving for her first non-news job. She’s going to be the San Antonio police department’s public affairs manager. “It’s my understanding it’s a newly created position. While ...

SIGNING THE FORECAST

Salt Lake City’s KSTU meteorologist Brek Bolton doesn’t think closed captioning is enough. And it turns out, he knows sign language. So for the past five years he’s been doing a Sunday evening “sign” ...

SOUTH BEND HAS A NEW FACE

The ABC station in South Bend, Ind. is welcoming a new face from Charlotte, N.C. Tim Spears was at the Spectrum station there as an anchor-reporter. Originally from the Midwest, Spears recently moved in ...

ANOTHER HOMETOWN DEPARTURE

CBS 4 Denver anchor Britt Moreno is leaving the station after eight years. She made the announcement on air Friday at the end of the newscast. It was Moreno’s last day. Moreno started by ...

ON THE MOVE

Eden Checkol joins WPLG and WSFL in Miami as the new 10pm anchor. Eden is currently the morning anchor at WISN in Milwaukee. Before moving to Milwaukee, Eden spent two years as a reporter ...

NEW HAMPSHIRE LEGEND RETIRES

WMUR’s longtime general manager Jeff Bartlett is leaving. He’s retiring this Summer after two decades. “Jeff exemplifies local television leadership,” said Hearst television president Jordan Wertlieb. “His deep journalistic experience and keen appreciation for ...

FROM RICK GEVERS

Here is news from Rick Gevers… IRE announced its new executive director this week. DIANA FUENTES is the Deputy Metro Editor of the San Antonio Express-News. She’s a former President of the Texas APME ...

CRYPTIC EXIT IN AUSTIN

KVUE morning anchor Mike Rush is no longer at the station and there was no formal goodbye. The anchor-reporter, who moved to a morning role over the Summer from a nightside position with Quita ...

ON THE MOVE

Here’s a move from Mort Meisner and Associates: Annie Szatkowski joins FOX Affiliate WJZY in Charlotte as Anchor/Reporter. Annie most recently worked as 5pm and 11pm Anchor at the FOX Affiliate in Grand Rapids ...

JOBS, JOBS AND MORE JOBS: 2/26

Here is our Medialine Talent Job List. These jobs are pulled weekly exclusively for our Newsblues subscribers. We offer a Job Placement Program by way of our parent-company Reel Media Group. Multimedia Journalist KSBY ...