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WFLD Names Former TWC Executive Producer EP of Late News - Posted December 4, 2014
Chicago FOX owned station WFLD has named Scott Warren executive producer of the late news. Warren replaces Rehan Aslam... [TVSpy]

WFLD Late News EP Reportedly On Way Out - Posted November 12, 2014
It looks like changes are in store for the WFLD late news. A quick search of the WFLD website shows a listing for a late news Executive Producer. Sources tell TVSpy, ... [SocialTimes.com]

WFLD Late News EP Reportedly On Way Out - Posted November 12, 2014
It looks like changes are in store for the WFLD late news. A quick search of the WFLD website shows a listing for a late news Executive Producer. Sources tell TVSpy, ... [TVSpy]

WFLD to Realign Morning Anchors - Posted October 8, 2014
Viewers of Chicago FOX owned station WFLD will notice their favorite morning anchors showing up on different newscasts starting Monday. Jon Kelley will join ... [TVSpy]

Chicago Radio Star Ends One TV Show, May End Up with More - Posted October 7, 2014
Chicago radio host Mancow is ending the simulcast of his radio show on FOX owned Chicago MyNetworkTV affiliate WPWR today. While that may not seem like a big deal to most of our readers, the move may signal a bigger role for the controversial radio host on a larger TV stage. T... [TVSpy]

Dionne Miller Leaves WFLD - Posted October 2, 2014
Dionne Miller, weekend sports anchor for Chicago FOX owned station WFLD, has left the station. Her last day on-air was Sunday. While there's no word where Mi... [TVSpy]

The Start of a Trend? WFLD Said to Be Launching Fast-Paced News Show at 4:00 p.m. - Posted September 8, 2014
Chicago media writer Robert Feder reports FOX owned station WFLD is launching a new style news show at 4:00 p.m. Tipsters tell TVSpy, the show, will be called Chicago Rush Hour and w... [TVSpy]

Robin Robinson Makes Last Appearance on WFLD Tonight - Posted July 28, 2014
After 27 years, Robin Robinson will make her final appearance on Chicago's Fox station, WFLD, tonight. ... [TVSpy]

Glenn Berk Named GSM of WFLD - Posted June 20, 2014
Chicago FOX owned station WFLD has named Glenn Berk VP and general sales manager. "Glenn has proven himself to be a strong sales leader with a proven track record of delivering results," said W... [TVSpy]

WFLD Adds Alexa Helms as Weekend Anchor - Posted May 29, 2014
Alexa Helms will be joining WFLD as a weekend anchor. Robert Feder, ... [TVSpy]

WGN News Director Greg Caputo Set to Retire - Posted May 5, 2014
Longtime WGN news director Greg Caputo will retire from the Chicago CW affiliate next month, ... [TVSpy]

Almost Five Months After Joining WFLD, Morning Executive Producer Reportedly Out - Posted March 31, 2014
TVSpy is hearing from sources MJ Witt, executive producer for WFLD's "Good Day Chicago," is out after nearly five months. Witt ... [TVSpy]

Jill Manuel Named Assistant ND at WFLD - Posted March 27, 2014
Jill Manuel has been named assistant news director for WFLD, the Fox-owned station in Chicago. Her appointment is effective April 15. Manuel joins WFLD ... [SocialTimes.com]

Jill Manuel Named Assistant ND at WFLD - Posted March 27, 2014
Jill Manuel has been named assistant news director for WFLD, the Fox-owned station in Chicago. Her appointment is effective April 15. Manuel joins WFLD ... [TVSpy]

Former WFLD Anchor Amara Walker Joins CNN International - Posted March 27, 2014
Former WFLD anchor Amara Walker is joining CNN International, Chicago media reporter Robert Feder ... [TVSpy]

WFLD Gets New Creative Director - Posted February 4, 2014
Steve Donald has been named VP Creative Services for Chicago FOX owned station WFLD and MyNetworkTV affiliate WPWR. Donald comes to W... [TVSpy]

WFLD Assistant News Director Reportedly Heading to Al Jazeera America - Posted January 15, 2014
TVSpy is hearing Chris Myers assistant news director for WFLD is leaving the Chicago FOX owned station for Al Jazeera America in Los An... [TVSpy]

Questions Raised About Ethics of WFLD Contributor - Posted December 16, 2013
Susanna Negovan, the Chicago Sun-Times editor of Splash who appears on FOX owned station WFLD's "Good Day Chicago," ... [SocialTimes.com]

Questions Raised About Ethics of WFLD Contributor - Posted December 16, 2013
Susanna Negovan, the Chicago Sun-Times editor of Splash who appears on FOX owned station WFLD's "Good Day Chicago," ... [TVSpy]

After 26 Years Robin Robinson Says Goodbye to WFLD Anchor Chair - Posted November 27, 2013
After 26 years as anchor at WFLD, ... [TVSpy]

Amara Walker Leaving Chicago's WFLD - Posted November 26, 2013
Amara Walker is leaving Chicago FOX owned station WFLD, a FOX spokesperson has confirmed with TVSpy. ... [TVSpy]

WFLD's 'Good Day Chicago' Gets New EP - Posted November 8, 2013
WFLD isn't done re-making its morning show "Good Day Chicago." The Chicago FOX owned station has added MJ Witt as executive producer for the show. Witt, who started her career in Chicago, has w... [TVSpy]

Jake Hamilton Joins 'Good Day Chicago' from FOX's Houston Station - Posted November 8, 2013
WFLD has added another piece to its newly reworked "Good Day Chicago" puzzle. Jake Hamilton is joining the FOX owned Chicago station's morning show as a feature reporter. Hamilton is staying in the FOX family. He comes from the Houston FOX owned sta... [TVSpy]

WFLD Moving Corey McPherrin to Noon News - Posted November 7, 2013
TVSpy has learned Corey McPherrin will be moving from anchor of "Good Day Chicago" to solo anchor of the Noon show for Chicago FOX owned station ... [SocialTimes.com]

WFLD Moving Corey McPherrin to Noon News - Posted November 7, 2013
TVSpy has learned Corey McPherrin will be moving from anchor of "Good Day Chicago" to solo anchor of the Noon show for Chicago FOX owned station ... [TVSpy]

Changes at Chicago's WFLD as Veteran Anchor Robin Robinson Shifts Into New Role - Posted October 30, 2013
[gallery columns="4" ids="107876,107875,107874,107877"]   WFLD evening anchor Robin Robinson is shifting into a new role at the Chicago Fox O&O, setting off a domino effect of changes to the station's morning and evening newscasts. Robinson, who has anchored WFLD's evening ... [TVSpy]

Confusion on Chicago Stations as Jesse Jackson Jr. is Turned Away From Prison - Posted October 29, 2013
The big story in Chicago today is former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., who reported to federal prison in North Carolina Monday afternoon. In a strange twist, Jackson -- who was four days early to start serving his 30 month sentence -- was turned away from the prison yesterday before he was... [TVSpy]

Anna Davlantes Leaving Chicago FOX Station - Posted October 28, 2013
"Good Day Chicago" anchor Anna Davlantes is leaving the Chicago FOX owned station WFLD. "I've decided to leave FOX after four years," Davlantes said in a statem... [TVSpy]

Natalie Bomke Joins WFLD as Co-Anchor of 'Good Day Chicago' - Posted September 11, 2013
Natalie Bomke is joining WFLD, the Fox owned station in Chicago, as co-anchor of the morning newscast. Bomke replaces ... [TVSpy]

KAKE Adds Weekend, Afternoon Newscasts - Posted September 9, 2013
Wichita ABC affiliate KAKE has added two new newscasts, one on Sunday mornings and one at 4 p.m. on weekdays, to its lineup. The Sunday morning newscast, which debuted yesterday, is anchored by Annet... [TVSpy]

Kori Chambers Joins WPIX as Morning Co-Anchor - Posted September 9, 2013
As expected, WPIX has named Kori Chambers morning co-anchor. Chambers will beg... [TVSpy]

Morning Anchor Kori Chambers Leaving WFLD - Posted August 26, 2013
WFLD morning anchor Kori Chambers is leaving the Chicago Fox O&O, Chicago media reporter Robert Feder ... [TVSpy]

Changes at WFLD: Bob Sirott Signing Off, Jeff Herndon Named Evening Co-Anchor - Posted August 19, 2013
After three years at WFLD, Bob Sirott (left) will sign off from the Chicago Fox O&O next month. Sirott's future with the station has been the ... [TVSpy]

Fox Names Brian Hannan Regional VP of Finance and Administration for WFLD, WJBK - Posted August 6, 2013
Brian Hannan has been named regional vice president of finance and administration for the Fox owned stations in Chicago and Detroit. It is a move within Fox for Hannan, who was most recently vice president of finance for ... [TVSpy]

Sports Director Bob Irzyk Leaving KOCO - Posted August 1, 2013
Sports director Bob Irzyk is leaving KOCO after three years with the Oklahoma City ABC affiliate, ... [TVSpy]

Bob Morford Named News Director at KRIV - Posted June 7, 2013
Bob Morford has been named vice president and news director at KRIV, the Fox O&O in Houston. His appointment is effective immediately. Morford ... [TVSpy]

WPWR Teams Up with Chicago Fire - Posted March 6, 2013
WPWR, the Fox-owned MyNetworkTV affiliate in Chicago, will be the official television broadcast partner of the Chicago Fire Soccer Club for the 2013 season. "The Fire is coming off a successful 2012 season and we are looking forward to providing our viewers all the live a... [TVSpy]

Tom Doerr Named News Director at WFLD - Posted February 19, 2013
Tom Doerr has been named vice president and news director at WFLD, the Fox O&O in Chicago. "Tom has a fresh approach to local news and an ability to recognize meaningful stories within a... [TVSpy]

Allyson Meyers Named VP-GM of WOFL - Posted January 10, 2013
Allyson Meyers has been named vice president and general manager of WOFL, the Fox O&O in Orlando. In her new role, Meyers will oversee WOFL as well as WRBW, the MyNetworkTV affiliate in Orlando, and WOGX, the Fox affiliate in Ocala. She be... [TVSpy]

FOX Television Stations Commit to 'TMZ Live' - Posted December 14, 2012
FOX Television Stations has announced "TMZ Live," a one hour show that takes viewers inside the TMZ newsroom, will now air on all of its FOX stations. FOX has been slowly adding the show to its station group since March 2012. After a test run in the Los Angeles market on... [TVSpy]

News Director Phyllis Schwartz Leaving WFLD - Posted December 11, 2012
After just a year as vice president and news director at WFLD, ... [TVSpy]

Dennis Welsh Named General Manager at WFLD - Posted November 16, 2012
Fox Television Stations has named Dennis Welsh the vice president and general manager of WFLD-WPWR, the Fox-owned stations in Chicago. Welsh is a longtime Fox executive w... [TVSpy]

Fox General Manager Mike Renda Moves From Chicago to Detroit - Posted November 16, 2012
Breaking: After three years as general manager of WFLD in Chicago, Mike Renda is jumping to another Fox O&O. Effective January 7, Renda will be the VP-GM at ... [TVSpy]

WFLD Defamation Lawsuit Can Continue, Illinois Appeals Court Rules - Posted October 25, 2012
An Illinois appeals court has ruled that a defamation lawsuit against Chicago Fox O&O WFLD and Fox Television can continue. The defamation lawsuit stems from a series of reports that the station did in May 2010 on spotlighting four judges, including James Ryan... [TVSpy]

WFLD Shuffles Anchors on Weekend, Noon Newscasts - Posted September 24, 2012
WFLD, the Fox O&O in Chicago, is making changes to its weekday and weekend newscasts. Amara Walker, who has been freelancing for the station, has been named co-anchor of the weekend even... [TVSpy]

WFLD, Robin Robinson Celebrate 25th Anniversary - Posted August 24, 2012
WFLD, the Fox O&O in Chicago, is celebrating 25 years on the ai... [TVSpy]

A New Anchor Team on WFLD's Noon Newscast? - Posted August 20, 2012
Time Out Chicago's Robert Feder has details on some upcoming changes at WFLD, the Fox O&... [TVSpy]

Jeff Goldblatt Leaving Chicago's WMAQ - Posted July 30, 2012
Jeff Goldblatt is leaving Chicago NBC O&O WMAQ, ... [TVSpy]

Anchor Jan Jeffcoat Leaving Chicago's WFLD - Posted July 30, 2012
Jan Jeffcoat is leaving Chicago's WFLD after five years at the Fox O&O, she announced last week. Jeffcoat, the station's noon anchor, has accepted what she described as her "dr... [TVSpy]

Robin Robinson Re-Signs With WFLD in Chicago - Posted July 6, 2012
Despite reports that Robin Robinson was on her way out at Chicago's WFLD, the anchor has just re-signed with the Fox O&O, the ... [TVSpy]

Former WFLD ND Carol Fowler: 'Television News Needs to Figure Out How to Remain Relevant' - Posted June 27, 2012
Carol Fowler, a former news director at three Chicago stations, left the television business... [TVSpy]

Gavin Maliska Named News Director at WGXA - Posted June 20, 2012
Gavin Maliska has been named news director at WGXA in Macon, GA. Maliska comes to WGXA, a Fox-affiliate owned by Frontier Broadcast Holdings that also broadcasts ABC programming o... [TVSpy]

Local Chicago Stations Cover Politics, Protests at NATO Summit - Posted May 21, 2012
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Reporter Lisa Chavarria Joins WFLD From KHOU - Posted April 18, 2012
Lisa Chavarria is joining WFLD, the Fox O&O in Chicago, as a general assignment reporter for the 9 p.m. newscast. Her first day will be April 30. Chavarria has been a reporter at ... [TVSpy]

Dionne Miller Joins WFLD as Weekend Sports Anchor - Posted March 21, 2012
Dionne Miller is joining WFLD in Chicago as the weekend sports anchor, the Fox O&O announced today. Miller comes from Fox Sports Ohio, where she has been a reporter and host... [TVSpy]

Rod Blagojevich Bids Farewell on Chicago TV - Posted March 15, 2012
Set to spend at least the next dozen years in prison, former Gov. Rod Blagojevich appeared to savor his final moment in the spotlight on Wednesday evening as he held a public farewell that conveniently coinci... [TVSpy]

Executive Producer Mike Liederman Leaving WFLD - Posted February 1, 2012
After less than a year at Chicago's WFLD, executive producer Mike Liederman is leaving the station. "We appreciate all of Mike's hard work and wish him the best in the future,"... [SocialTimes.com]

Christopher Myers Named Assistant ND At WFLD - Posted January 23, 2012
Christopher Myers has been named assistant news director at WFLD, the Fox O&O in Chicago, the company announced today. Myers, who is currently a senior consultant at ... [TVSpy]

Phyllis Schwartz Replaces Carol Fowler As Vice President and News Director At WFLD - Posted January 5, 2012
Phyllis Schwartz, a former news director at Chicago ABC O&O WLS, has been named vice president and news director at WFLD... [TVSpy]

WFLD Anchor Says Santa Doesn't Exist, Apologizes Following Night - Posted December 1, 2011
Following a segment about gift-giving in a tough economy, WFLD anchor Robin Robinson reported something that no child wants to hear this time of year: there is no Santa Claus. ... [SocialTimes.com]

WFLD Anchor Says Santa Doesn't Exist, Apologizes Following Night - Posted December 1, 2011
Following a segment about gift-giving in a tough economy, WFLD anchor Robin Robinson reported something that no child wants to hear this time of year: there is no Santa Claus. ... [TVSpy]

WFLD's New Meteorologist Booed at Bears Games - Posted October 17, 2011
As part of his new job as WFLD chief meteorologist, Bill Bellis appears on the Soldier Field jumbotron at Bears home games, giving fans a quick weather update. S... [TVSpy]

Chicago's WMAQ Names Debra Juarez News Director - Posted September 7, 2011
Debra Juarez, the senior news director of New England Cable News, is joining NBC owned-and-operated WMAQ as news director next month, the station announced yesterday. The move marks a... [TVSpy]

WHDH's Michelle Relerford Set to Join WMAQ - Posted August 4, 2011
Michelle Relerford, a weekend anchor and reporter at Boston's WHDH, is leaving the station to join WMAQ in Chicago... [TVSpy]

Anna Davlantes Settles $69,000 Tab for Wedding - Posted July 25, 2011
After eloping to Paris last spring, WFLD morning anchor Anna Davlantes and her new husband, Chicago entrepreneur David Gamperl, threw a wedding reception in early June at Carmic... [TVSpy]

Anna Davlantes Settles $69,000 Tab for Wedding - Posted July 25, 2011
After eloping to Paris last spring, WFLD morning anchor Anna Davlantes and her new husband, Chicago entrepreneur David Gamperl, threw a wedding reception in early June at Carmic... [SocialTimes.com]

Fox Eliminates Positions at WFLD in Establishing Central Technical Hub for O&Os - Posted May 12, 2011
Fox O&O WFLD today notified 10 technicians that their positions are being eliminated in the coming weeks. A Fox spokesperson confirmed the job cuts to TVSpy, saying that it was part of the station group's move from an engineering-based system to an IT-based system. T... [SocialTimes.com]

Chicago Anchors Criticized for 'Kissing Mayor Daley's Ass' in New Video - Posted May 9, 2011
Chicago media critics are up in arms about a new video celebrating ... [TVSpy]

WFLD's Assistant ND Set to Leave as Newscast Gets New Leadership - Posted April 5, 2011
It looks like more personnel changes are underway at Chicago's WFLD. Roughly a month after the station hired ... [TVSpy]

Meteorologist Amy Freeze on Exit from WFLD: 'I Am Disappointed and It Was Unexpected' - Posted March 9, 2011
Meteorologist Amy Freeze, who left Chicago's WFLD last month, says that the Fox-affiliate's decision not to renew her contract was a surprise. "I am disappointed and it was unexpected that Fox would r... [TVSpy]

Mike Leiderman to Oversee WFLD's Struggling 9 p.m. Newscast - Posted March 8, 2011
It's official: Mike Leiderman is joining Chicago's WFLD as an executive producer. Leiderman, who previously served as the EP of WTTW... [TVSpy]

Report: WFLD Close to Signing New Executive Producer to Save 9 p.m. Newscast - Posted February 9, 2011
Despite its revised format and revamped news team, WFLD's 9 p.m. newscast continues to struggle in the Chicago ratings race. Now the Fox-affiliate is reportedly close to naming a new executive producer to breath life into the newscast, which is anchored by veterans ... [TVSpy]

Steve Chamraz Leaves Chicago for Milwaukee's WTMJ - Posted February 9, 2011
Steve Chamraz has left his post at Chicago's WFLD to become an anchor and reporter at Milwaukee's WTMJ. Chamraz had been working as a reporter for the... [TVSpy]

Meteorologist Tammie Souza Celebrates Her Return to Chicago with a Blizzard - Posted February 3, 2011
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Tisha Lewis, the Butt of 'Daily Show' Jokes this Week, Jumps to Chicago's WFLD - Posted January 27, 2011
Reporter Tisha Lewis has some good news to counter the skewering she received from Jon Stewart earlier this week. Lewis has been hired by Chicago Fox-affiliate ... [TVSpy]

It's Official: Meteorologist Tammie Souza Returning to Chicago's WFLD - Posted January 27, 2011
WFLD has made it official: veteran meteorologist Tammie Souza, who ... [TVSpy]

Meteorologist Tammie Souza Set to Return to Chicago's WFLD 'Very, Very Soon' - Posted January 11, 2011
"Yes, the badly kept secret is true," veteran meteorologist Tammie Souza wrote on her Facebook page on Monday. "I will be returning to the airwaves on FOX in Chicago very, very soon. Hope you all remembe... [TVSpy]

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