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How Did Baltimore Stations Cover the Ray Rice Story? - Posted September 9, 2014
We thought yesterday was a good day to see how Baltimore stations covered the release of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice after video surfaced showing him hitting his wife. Both CBS owned station WJZ (who was on at 4:00 because of US Open coverage) and NBC affiliate WBAL went into team... [TVSpy]

WBAL Adds Megan Pringle to Morning Team - Posted May 27, 2014
Megan Pringle is joining Baltimore NBC affiliate WBAL as weekend morning anchor. weekday morning reporter. "Megan's long experience covering Baltimore news is the perf... [TVSpy]

Hearst Makes Changes to WBAL and WGAL Creative Departments - Posted May 1, 2014
Hearst has promoted from within to head up the creative departments at two of its owned stations. John Baldwin has been named creative services director for Baltimore NBC affiliate ... [TVSpy]

WBAL Launches Streaming Newscasts - Posted March 25, 2014
Baltimore NBC affiliate WBAL will stream all of its newscasts online beginning today. Live streams will be available at the station's website and can be accessed through computer, smartphone or tablet. "Our goal is to broadcast the most relevant local news, traffic, weather and sports ... [TVSpy]

WBAL Sorry for False Report During Mall Shooting on Radio, But Not TV - Posted March 13, 2014
WBAL is both a Baltimore radio and NBC TV affiliate. During the Columbia Mall shooting in January, WBAL radio reported the shooter went after his fiance and her new boyfriend in what was described as a "domestic incident." Trouble is, police say they have no evi... [TVSpy]

Baltimore Reporter's Live Shot Sees Possible Reappearance of 'Horsehead' Video Bomber - Posted January 22, 2014
Last year during the coverage of Hurricane Sandy, a reporter for NBC owned station WRC featured a live shot with a shirtless man wearing a horse head jogging down a street in Washington, D.C. T... [TVSpy]

Weathercaster Miri Marshall to Join WBAL - Posted August 14, 2013
The Baltimore Sun reports, Miri Mashall will join Baltimore NBC affil... [SocialTimes.com]

David J. Barrett Named Chairman, Jordan Wertlieb Named President of Hearst Television - Posted December 6, 2012
Hearst Television has announced two promotions: David J. Barrett has been named chairman and CEO and Jordan Wertlieb has been named p... [TVSpy]

East Coast Stations Deliver Extended Hurricane Coverage as Sandy Marches On - Posted October 29, 2012
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Hearst Television Senior VP Philip Stoltz to Retire - Posted May 16, 2012
Philip Stoltz, who has been senior vice president of Hearst Television since 1998, will retire next year, the company announced today. The retirement caps more than 40 years in the television industry. Stoltz began his career as an account exec... [TVSpy]

Reporter Audrey Barnes Set to Join WTTG - Posted March 20, 2012
Audrey Barnes is joining WTTG as a general assignment reporter, the Washington, DC Fox O&O announced today. The move is a return to WTTG for Barnes, who has contributed to the sta... [TVSpy]

Hearst Celebrates 125th Anniversary - Posted March 5, 2012
Hearst, which owns 29 TV stations across the country, is celebrating its 125th anniversary this week. "This year marks an extraordinary milestone birthday for us," Hearst CEO Frank A. Bennack, Jr.... [TVSpy]

WBFF Adding Newscast to Crowded 5 p.m. Time Slot - Posted February 29, 2012
Baltimore Fox-affiliate WBFF plans to add a 5 p.m. newscast to its schedule in April, entering the station into local news competition with WBAL, WJZ, and WMAR at that time slot. The Baltimore Sun ... [TVSpy]

After 32 Years at WRC, Anchor Joe Krebs to Retire - Posted February 29, 2012
Longtime WRC anchor and reporter Joe Krebs announced today that he will retire on March 30, after 32 years at the D.C. station. "I really feel like I've been living my dream for almost 42 yea... [TVSpy]

WTTG Alum Katherine Green Named SVP of HLN - Posted December 1, 2011
Katherine Green, a local news veteran who served as news director of WTTG in Washington, DC and WBAL in Baltimore before joining... [TVSpy]

WBAL Lower-Third Leads To Unfortunate Labeling of Black Friday Video - Posted November 28, 2011
WBAL, the NBC-affiliate in Baltimore, learned an important lesson about copy-editing lower-thirds during Black Friday coverage this weekend. The above graphic, which was likely meant to read "Black Friday Holiday Shoppers," was missing a very important word. ... [TVSpy]

WBAL's Gerry Sandusky Takes Twitter Hate in Stride - Posted November 22, 2011
Ever since former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky was accused of sex crimes against young boys earlier this month, WBAL sports di... [TVSpy]

Because of His Name, WBAL Sports Director Gerry Sandusky Treads Carefully With Penn State Story - Posted November 9, 2011
For WBAL sports director Gerry Sandusky, the current news cycle is a challenge for an unusual reason -- his name. Sandusky, who does the 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts on Baltimo... [TVSpy]

WTAE Anchors (Sort Of) Wear Purple After Losing Steelers-Ravens Bet to WBAL - Posted November 8, 2011
When Hearst-owned stations WTAE in Pittsburgh and WBAL in Baltimore bet on who would win Sunday night's Steelers vs. Ravens NFL matchup, the two stations probably didn't assume many aspects of the wager would be... [SocialTimes.com]

WTAE Anchors (Sort Of) Wear Purple After Losing Steelers-Ravens Bet to WBAL - Posted November 8, 2011
When Hearst-owned stations WTAE in Pittsburgh and WBAL in Baltimore bet on who would win Sunday night's Steelers vs. Ravens NFL matchup, the two stations probably didn't assume many aspects of the wager would be... [TVSpy]

WBAL Adding 7 a.m. Newscast To Air On Subchannel - Posted September 21, 2011
WBAL, the NBC affiliate in Baltimore, is expanding their morning newscast to the 7 a.m. hour beginning October 3. The local newscast will air on WBAL's subchannel -- 11.2 in the Baltimore market -- while NBC's "Today" show will continue to air on the main channel at ... [TVSpy]

WBAL Stands By Report on Mike Flanagan Suicide - Posted August 25, 2011
WBAL is standing by a controversial report by sports director Gerry Sandusky last night about the suicide of Mike Flanagan, a former Baltimore Orioles pitcher and general ma... [SocialTimes.com]

WBAL Calls the Cops on Children Protesting Station's Political Coverage - Posted July 29, 2011
Police were called to WBAL on Thursday afternoon after a group of protesters, roughly half of whom were children, gathered in the station parking lot demanding that the Hearst-owned NBC-affiliate dedicate more time to covering youth-focused issues suc... [TVSpy]

End of an Era in Baltimore as WBAL Cuts Longtime Anchor Marianne Banister - Posted July 26, 2011
Marianne Banister, who has co-anchored WBAL's 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts for the past 16 years, is leaving the top-rated NBC-affiliate. According to ... [TVSpy]

Influential Broadcast Executive Jon Petrovich Dies - Posted February 11, 2011
Jon Petrovich, a highly regarded broadcast executive who began his career as a reporter for Louisville's WHAS, died on Thursday at the age of 63. According ... [TVSpy]

Hearst Picks Dan Joerres to Succeed Jordan Wertlieb as WBAL's President-GM - Posted January 14, 2011
Hearst has chosen Dan Joerres, the general sales manager for the company's NBC-affiliate in Winston-Salem/Greensboro, to succeed Jordan Wertlieb as president and general manager of Baltimor... [TVSpy]

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