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IDW Publishing Opens Television Division - Posted October 21, 2013
Comic book and graphic novel publisher IDW Publishing has launched IDW Entertainment, a division of the company that will develop television work inspired by the company's collection of more than 300 original properties. Television executive David Ozer will s... [semanticweb.com]

It's Official: Rick Jacobs Named KGW News Director - Posted January 5, 2012
As reported this morning, longtime KGW assistant news director Rick Jacobs has been promoted to executive ... [TVSpy]

Rick Jacobs Upped to News Director at KGW - Posted January 5, 2012
Station veteran Rick Jacobs has been promoted to news director at KGW. Jacobs has served as assistant news director at the Portland NBC-affiliate for over a decade. KGW president and general manage... [TVSpy]

Portland Stations Draw Big Numbers with Overnight Coverage of Occupy Clash - Posted November 15, 2011
Portland stations provided wall-to-wall coverage of the clash between the city's Occupy protestors and police early Sunday morning, after mayor Sam Adams warned demonstrators on Saturday that they would face ev... [TVSpy]

VIDEO: KGW Crew Berated, Shoved At Occupy Portland - Posted November 9, 2011
After a confrontation between an Occupy Portland protester and a KGW news crew was caught on camera and uploaded to YouTube yesterday, the station will limit live shots from the protest to ensure employee safety. In the ... [TVSpy]

KGW Airs Graphic Counting 'Stinky People' and 'Angry People' at Occupy Portland - Posted October 28, 2011
KGW, the NBC-affiliate in Portland, is under fire after accidentally airing a graphic listing numbers of "stinky people" and "angry people" at Occupy Portland. The graphic (pictured) aired briefly, for less than a second, in the middle of the opening graphics sequence on th... [TVSpy]

LGBT Community's First 'DropFox' Target: Orbitz - Posted May 16, 2011
Travel sites and LGBT issues seem to be recurring themes on the site today. Anyhow, non-profit organization Media Matters is calling on Orbitz to pull its ads from what it deems the "anti-LGBT" Fox News network, which of course already experienced a huge loss in advertisers during the whole ... [AgencySpy]

FBLA Trolls WeHo - Finds Journos - Posted January 12, 2009
We went to Patrick Range McDonald's birthday party in West Hollywood on Saturday. Here we are pictured with McDonald (in the middle) and Variety's Ted Johnson. Other notables at the party includ... [FishbowlLA]

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