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Washington State Supreme Court Sides With KOMO on Dashcam Video Access - Posted June 12, 2014
The Washington State Supreme Court has sided with Seattle's KOMO in a lengthy legal battle between the ABC affiliate and the Seattle Police Department over access to police dashcam videos. In ... [TVSpy]

KOMO Commentator Ken Schram Dies - Posted May 30, 2014
Ken Schram, former KOMO reporter and commentator has died. ... [TVSpy]

KOMO News Director: Sinclair Management 'a Breath of Fresh Air' - Posted May 28, 2014
KOMO news director Holly Gauntt talks to TVNewsCheck about how Sinclair Bro... [TVSpy]

KOMO Says Goodbye to Dan Lewis with Video Retrospective - Posted May 22, 2014
Seattle ABC affiliate KOMO said an extended goodbye to anchor Dan Lewis who is leaving the station after 27 years. While Lewis was known as a newsroom leader who never took a sick day du... [TVSpy]

KCPQ Welcomes Liz Dueweke From Rival KOMO - Posted May 8, 2014
Seattle Fox affiliate KCPQ is welcoming a new morning anchor, Liz Dueweke, this week. The station has debuted a series of funny promos welcoming Dueweke, who joins the station from rival KOMO: ... [TVSpy]

Dan Lewis Leaving KOMO After 27 Years - Posted April 17, 2014
Longtime KOMO anchor Dan Lewis has announced he is leaving the Seattle ABC affiliate. "Coming to Seattle 27 years ago was the best move I ever made," Lewis ... [TVSpy]

Man Burned in KOMO Crash on Mend, Doesn't Remember Accident - Posted April 2, 2014
The man injured when the KOMO helicopter crashed into his car is recovering from burns he suffered in the accident and his partner says he doesn... [TVSpy]

KOMO News Director and GM Issue Statement on Helicopter Crash - Posted March 20, 2014
Holly Gauntt, news director for Seattle ABC affiliate KOMO... [TVSpy]

KOMO Anchor Dan Lewis: 'This is a Television Station That's in a State of Shock' - Posted March 19, 2014
The Seattle Times talks to KOMO staffers about what it was like to cover the deadly helicopter crash tha... [TVSpy]

Helicopter in KOMO Crash Was Formerly Used by WBZ, WFXT - Posted March 18, 2014
The helicopter involved in the KOMO crash was previously used by two Boston stations, CBS owned WBZ and Fox owned WFXT, ... [SocialTimes.com]

Helicopter in KOMO Crash Was Formerly Used by WBZ, WFXT - Posted March 18, 2014
The helicopter involved in the KOMO crash was previously used by two Boston stations, CBS owned WBZ and Fox owned WFXT, ... [TVSpy]

2 Dead After KOMO Helicopter Crashes in Seattle - Posted March 18, 2014
The KOMO news helicopter has crashed near Fisher Plaza in Seattle. Kelly Koopmans, a reporter and anchor at the ABC affiliate, is tweeting from the scene: Wreckage of news chopper, 2 cars still exploding right now @komonews pic.twit... [TVSpy]

Travis Mayfield Joins KCPQ - Posted February 21, 2014
Travis Mayfield has joined Seattle Fox affiliate KCPQ as the director of audience engagement. In his new role, he will oversee the station's social media and digital strategy. Mayfield joins... [TVSpy]

There's a 'One' in 12th Man: KCPQ Shuts Rivals Out of Super Bowl Rally - Posted February 6, 2014
For all of Seattle's talk of the importance of the 12th man in the Seahawks Super Bowl win, only one man, or station, was allowed to cover the entire Seahawks victory event yesterday. The celebration started out with a parade, which all the stations covered live. But as soon as the parade... [TVSpy]

KOMO News Director Loses Super Bowl Bet, Dresses Like Seahawk - Posted February 5, 2014
This is what happens when a Broncos fan loses a bet... Courtesy @PeterM_KOMO pic.twitter.com/TocbcBi21j -- Justin Paulsen (@JustinKOMO) February 5, 2014 Holly Gauntt, news director for Seattle ABC af... [SocialTimes.com]

KOMO News Director Loses Super Bowl Bet, Dresses Like Seahawk - Posted February 5, 2014
This is what happens when a Broncos fan loses a bet... Courtesy @PeterM_KOMO pic.twitter.com/TocbcBi21j -- Justin Paulsen (@JustinKOMO) February 5, 2014 Holly Gauntt, news director for Seattle ABC af... [TVSpy]

Seattle Stations Celebrate Super Bowl Victory - Posted February 3, 2014
[gallery columns="4" ids="114554,114555,114557,114556"] Stations in Seattle had extended local coverage of the Seahawks' victory in Super Bowl XLVIII Sunday. Fox affiliate KCPQ had the most comprehensive local coverage, piggybacking on Fox's broadcast of the game. After the national postgame coverage, David Rose and ... [TVSpy]

Tom Cohen Named VP of Content at KCTS - Posted December 23, 2013
Tom Cohen is joining KCTS, the PBS station in Seattle, as vice president of content. He begins early next year. "I am thrilled to join KCTS 9, a prestigious brand in our community," Cohen said in a statement. "... [TVSpy]

Layoffs at Sinclair Stations in Seattle, Portland - Posted October 22, 2013
Sinclair Broadcast Group has handed down a round of layoffs at its newly-acquired stations in Seattle and Portland, TVSpy has learned. A source at Seattle ABC affiliate KOMO tells TVSpy that there were 10 layoffs in the station's newsroom and close to 20 across all Sinclair'... [TVSpy]

Seattle Choral Group Honors Former KOMO Anchor Eric Slocum - Posted September 23, 2013
Seattle based choral group The Esoterics recently debuted a new work that uses the poetry of former KOMO radio and TV anchor ... [TVSpy]

VIDEO: KOMO's Keith Eldridge Reports From Inside an Adult Entertainment Shop - Posted May 31, 2013
File this under unique stand-up locations: KOMO's Keith Eldridge reported Thursday from inside an adult entertainment shop in Seattle (video above). The store, "Lovers," was the site of a recent burglary. A man broke into the... [TVSpy]

Washington State Supreme Court Hears KOMO Case on Police Dashcam Videos - Posted May 15, 2013
A legal battle between KOMO and the Seattle Police Department over access to police dashcam videos has reached the Washington State Supreme Court. T... [SocialTimes.com]

Washington State Supreme Court Hears KOMO Case on Police Dashcam Videos - Posted May 15, 2013
A legal battle between KOMO and the Seattle Police Department over access to police dashcam videos has reached the Washington State Supreme Court. T... [TVSpy]

Ray Lane Says Goodbye to Seattle's KOMO - Posted April 29, 2013
After five years at KOMO, Ray Lane is leaving the Seattle ABC affiliate to become the spokesperson for Puget Sound Energy. "It's a very good move for me, but I've got to tell you, it is very ... [TVSpy]

Sinclair Broadcast Group to Acquire Fisher Communications for $373M - Posted April 11, 2013
Sinclair Broadcast Group is buying Fisher Communications for $373.3 million, the two companies announced Thursday. Fisher owns 20 television stations in eight markets, reaching 3.9% of U.S. TV households (full list is after the jump). The transaction also includes three radio stations in Seattle. As part of the terms of ... [TVSpy]

Jim Clayton Named Interim GM at WGHP - Posted April 2, 2013
Jim Clayton has been named interim president and general manager at WGHP, Local TV's Fox affiliate in Greensboro, N.C., ... [TVSpy]

WSU to Name Building in Honor of Former KOMO Anchor Kathi Goertzen - Posted March 22, 2013
Washington State University has announced plans to name a building at The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication after former KOMO anchor Kathi Goertzen,... [TVSpy]

Seattle Broadcasters Sue To Keep Retrans Rates Private - Posted March 15, 2013
The corporate owners of several Seattle stations have sued Click Cable TV to keep the terms of their retransmission agreements with the Tacoma city-owned cable company away from the Tacoma News Tribune. The broadcasters have s... [SocialTimes.com]

Woman Found Dead After Husband Calls KOMO And Says He Killed Her - Posted March 14, 2013
An overnight phone call to the KOMO assignment desk set off an extensive police search for a woman after her husband called the station and said he had killed her. Sara Barrett, 42, was found dead at 6 a.m. Thursday, according to the Seattl... [TVSpy]

Morning Anchor Peggy Bunker Leaving KOMO - Posted February 20, 2013
Peggy Bunker is leaving Seattle ABC affiliate KOMO, according to a staff memo obtained by NewsBlues... [TVSpy]

Chelsea Kopta Signs Off From Spokane's KHQ - Posted February 15, 2013
Chelsea Kopta, a reporter and digital journalist at KHQ, signs off from the Spokane NBC affiliate Friday. "It is with mixed emotions -- excitement and a heavy heart -- that I anno... [TVSpy]

Russ Bowen Joining Seattle's KOMO - Posted January 4, 2013
Russ Bowen has announced he is joining Seattle ABC affiliate KOMO as weekend co-anchor. Bowen announced the news on his... [TVSpy]

KOMO Cuts Commentator Ken Schram - Posted December 5, 2012
KOMO commentator Ken Schram has been let go at the Seattle ABC affiliate. "My position here at KOMO 4 News has been eliminated," Schram ... [TVSpy]

Bryan Johnson Says Goodbye to KOMO After 53 Years - Posted November 9, 2012
Bryan Johnson, a senior correspondent at KOMO, is saying goodbye to the Seattle ABC affiliate. Johnson retires Friday after 53 years at KOMO (video above). "In the course of a career that can only be described as epic, his brains helped make him good, but his zest for this business and joy... [SocialTimes.com]

KOMO News Director on Joel Connable's Death: 'Honestly, we're numb' - Posted November 8, 2012
KOMO news director Holly Gauntt says the station is "incredibly sad" after ... [TVSpy]

One Week After Joining KOMO, Weekend Anchor Joel Connable Dies at 39 - Posted November 8, 2012
KOMO weekend anchor Joel Connable died Monday from complications of diabetes. He was 39. Connable ... [TVSpy]

Michael Goldrick Named VP of News at WRC - Posted October 19, 2012
Michael Goldrick is joining WRC, the NBC O&O in Washington, DC as vice president of news. Since 2009, Goldrick has been news director at WPXI... [TVSpy]

Seattle's KOMO Hires Joel Connable as Weekend Anchor - Posted October 17, 2012
Joel Connable, former anchor for WTVJ, will be joining Seattle ABC affiliate KOMO as weekend anchor and weekday reporter, ... [TVSpy]

Jeff Burnside Lands at Seattle's KOMO - Posted October 12, 2012
Jeff Burnside, the investigative reporter who was fired several months ago from NBC owned WTVJ, has landed a job with Seattle's ... [TVSpy]

John Discepolo Set to Join WPEC in West Palm Beach - Posted September 17, 2012
John Discepolo begins next week as the primary anchor at WPEC, the CBS affiliate in West Palm Beach. "This is an incredible opportunity that came my way, and one that I could not pass up," D... [TVSpy]

Janene Drafs to Take Over as KOMO General Manager After Jim Clayton's Retirement - Posted August 23, 2012
Fisher Communications has announced that Jim Clayton, the senior vice president and general manager of Seattle ABC-affiliate KOMO, will retire at the end of the month. He will be succeeded by ... [TVSpy]

KOMO Remembers Kathi Goertzen: 'The Heart and Soul of Our News Team' - Posted August 14, 2012
Seattle ABC-affiliate KOMO is remembering Kathi Goertzen, a longtime anchor who ... [TVSpy]

VIDEO: A Look Back at Kathi Goertzen's Career - Posted August 13, 2012
Following the sad news of Kathi Goertzen's death, KOMO takes a ... [SocialTimes.com]

VIDEO: A Look Back at Kathi Goertzen's Career - Posted August 13, 2012
Following the sad news of Kathi Goertzen's death, KOMO takes a ... [TVSpy]

KOMO Anchor Kathi Goertzen Dies After Long Battle With Brain Tumors - Posted August 13, 2012
Kathi Goertzen, a longtime anchor for KOMO in Seattle, died today after a long fight with brain tumors. She was 58. News director ... [TVSpy]

KOMO Anchor Kathi Goertzen Back in the Hospital - Posted August 13, 2012
Seattle ABC-affiliate KOMO has announced that anchor Kathi Goertzen is back in the hospital as a result of her ongoing battle with brain tumors. "She has had a bit of a setback a... [TVSpy]

Meteorologist Seth Wayne Joining KOMO From KVAL - Posted August 9, 2012
KVAL chief meteorologist Seth Wayne is leaving the ABC-affiliate in Eugene, OR for KOMO, the ABC-affiliate in Seattle. "I came bac... [TVSpy]

KPIX-KBCW Names Paul Deanno Chief Meteorologist - Posted August 8, 2012
Paul Deanno is replacing Roberta Gonzales as chief meteorologist at KPIX-KBCW, the C... [TVSpy]

Father and Son Share KOMO Anchor Desk - Posted July 18, 2012
Longtime KOMO anchor Dan Lewis shared the anchor desk for the first time with his son Tim Lewis... [SocialTimes.com]

Father and Son Share KOMO Anchor Desk - Posted July 18, 2012
Longtime KOMO anchor Dan Lewis shared the anchor desk for the first time with his son Tim Lewis... [TVSpy]

Veteran Investigative Reporter Michelle Esteban Promoted to Weekend Anchor at KOMO - Posted May 24, 2012
Michelle Esteban, a reporter and fill-in anchor at KOMO for over a decade, has been promoted to weekend anchor at the Seattle ABC-affiliate. A long... [TVSpy]

KOMO Promoting ABC Primetime on Twitter with Help of Anchors, Reporters - Posted May 22, 2012
"Love ABC Primetime? We do too." That's the message behind #liveonkomo, the ambitious new Twitter initiative from Seattle ABC-affiliate KOMO aimed at boosting primetime ratings by promot... [TVSpy]

May Day March Footage May Be Subpoenaed From Seattle Stations - Posted May 3, 2012
Police and prosecutors in Seattle are preparing subpoenas requesting footage of the violent May Day protests from television stations in the area, according to the Seattle Times. Tuesday's... [SocialTimes.com]

May Day March Footage May Be Subpoenaed From Seattle Stations - Posted May 3, 2012
Police and prosecutors in Seattle are preparing subpoenas requesting footage of the violent May Day protests from television stations in the area, according to the Seattle Times. Tuesday's... [TVSpy]

Bob Throndsen Retiring After 34 Years at KOMO - Posted April 27, 2012
Bob Throndsen is retiring after more than three decades at KOMO, the ABC-affiliate in Seattle. Throndsen has been a reporter, anchor and managing editor of KOMO. Most recently, he s... [TVSpy]

KOMO's Kathi Goertzen Makes First Appearance Following Latest Surgery - Posted April 25, 2012
Kathi Goertzen and Dan Lewis, the longtime KOMO anchor team, wer... [TVSpy]

Sports Anchor Tim Lewis Leaving Spokane to Join His Dad at Seattle's KOMO - Posted April 19, 2012
"Look who's coming to KOMO 4 News!" longtime KOMO anchor Dan Lewis wrote on his Facebook page Wednesday. "My son, Tim, i... [TVSpy]

Longtime KOMO Anchor Eric Slocum Dead at 54 - Posted February 29, 2012
Former KOMO anchor Eric Slocum, who worked at the Seattle ABC-affiliate for a decade and also served as an anchor for the KOMO radio station, died this past Saturday. He was 54. ... [TVSpy]

KOMO Anchor Mike Dardis Set to Join WLWT in April - Posted February 21, 2012
Mike Dardis has been hired at Cincinnati NBC-affiliate WLWT as an anchor and reporter, the station announced today. Dardis joins WLWT from ... [TVSpy]

Following Live Webcast, KOMO's Kathi Goertzen Undergoes All-Day Surgery - Posted February 16, 2012
Longtime KOMO anchor Kathi Goertzen, who has gained ... [TVSpy]

Veteran Seattle Anchor Brad Goode Joins KOMO - Posted December 15, 2011
Remaking its anchor lineup, KOMO has hired Brad Goode, who left crosstown rival ... [TVSpy]

Seattle's KIRO Expanding Sunday Evening Newscast - Posted December 1, 2011
Seattle CBS-affiliate KIRO is expanding the 11 p.m. newscast on Sunday evenings to a full hour starting this week, the station announced today. Monique Ming Laven (pict... [TVSpy]

In Seattle, KING's 'Evening Magazine' Names KOMO Anchor Kathi Goertzen Woman of the Year - Posted October 28, 2011
As part of Seattle's annual "Best of Western Washington" awards, KING's "Evening Magazine" has named Kathi Goertzen, an anchor at rival station ... [TVSpy]

Marlee Ginter to Debut as WOOD 10 p.m. Anchor - Posted October 14, 2011
Marlee Ginter, who recently left her post as weekend morning anchor at KOMO, is set to debut as co-anchor of WOOD's weekday 10 p.m. ne... [SocialTimes.com]

Jonathan Humbert Leaves KLAS, Headed for KOMO - Posted October 6, 2011
Jonathan Humbert, a reporter for KLAS in Las Vegas, is joining Seattle ABC-affiliate KOMO. "Well, I get to wear hoodie... [TVSpy]

Seattle Stations Vacate Amanda Knox's Neighborhood to Allow Family Privacy - Posted October 5, 2011
Three local stations in Seattle have pulled their news crews out of Amanda Knox's West Seattle neighborhood, citing a desire to give the family privacy after their return to the U.S. last night. "We want to respect Amanda's r... [TVSpy]

Amanda Knox Verdict Covered Extensively in Seattle, Knox's Hometown - Posted October 3, 2011
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KOMO Sues for Access to Police Videos - Posted September 21, 2011
"We begin tonight with a story involving us," anchor Eric Johnson said at the top of KOMO's 11 p.m. newscast on Monday (video above), announcing that the ABC-affiliate is suing the Seattle Police Department for breaking Washington's publ... [TVSpy]

KOMO EP Travis Mayfield on Virginia Earthquake: 'We Have Those All The Time Here on the West Coast' - Posted August 24, 2011
KOMO executive producer Travis Mayfield takes an interesting look at media coverage of the 5.9 magn... [TVSpy]

Fisher Communications Adds Pulp to KATU Website - Posted August 12, 2011
Fisher Communications is expanding Pulp, its local culture brand, to Portland. Earlier this summer, Fisher launched Seattle Pulp as a complement to KOMO's ... [TVSpy]

KOMO Cameras Record Suspects in Brutal Beating - Posted August 8, 2011
KOMO cameras captured images of five men suspected of brutally assaulting an elderly man in Seattle's Belltown neighborhood last week, although there was no news crew at the scene of the attack. The images, which KOMO has shared with Seattle police, were taken by surveillance cameras positioned outside the station's ... [TVSpy]

Longtime KOMO Weathercaster Passes Away - Posted May 24, 2011
Longtime ... [TVSpy]

Fisher Defends Against Hedge Fund Takeover, Potential Sale - Posted April 13, 2011
There is a nasty fight brewing among Fisher Communications investors as the company appears to be on the brink of being sold. Officials at Fisher, which owns 20 stations along the west coast including Seattle's KOMO, sent a l... [TVSpy]

Recovering from Brain Surgery, KOMO's Kathi Goertzen Suffers Unexpected Medical Setback - Posted March 14, 2011
Longtime KOMO anchor Kathi Goertzen, who is recovering from ... [TVSpy]

Video: KOMO Reporter Shomari Stone Breaks Up Fight in Downtown Seattle - Posted March 1, 2011
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Recovering from Brain Surgery, KOMO's Kathi Goertzen Returns to the Hospital - Posted February 9, 2011
"Our dear friend and colleague Kathi Goertzen had a bit of a setback as she recovers from recent brain surgery," Seattle's KOMO ... [TVSpy]

Kathi Goertzen Returns Home After Brain Surgery - Posted February 7, 2011
KOMO anchor Kathi Goertzen returned home over the weekend as she continues to recover from the 10-hour bra... [TVSpy]

Recovering from Brain Surgery, KOMO Anchor Kathi Goertzen 'Overwhelmed' by Facebook Support - Posted February 4, 2011
"Kathi has been reading your Facebook posts today and is overwhelmed by your outpouring of love and prayers!" reads a new post on the Facebook page of ... [TVSpy]

Outpouring of Facebook Support for KOMO's Kathi Goertzen as 10-Hour Brain Surgery is a Success - Posted February 3, 2011
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KOMO Anchor Kathi Goertzen Continues 11-Year Fight with Brain Tumor - Posted February 2, 2011
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