“Ama made it a homecoming to the Bay Area when she joined ABC7 News in October 2011 as weekend evening anchor and night-side reporter,” KGO news director Tracey Watkowski said in an email to staffers obtained by TVSpy. “She has done a terrific job as an anchor and reporter covering some big national news stories.”
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In January, KTXL is set to launch a 6 p.m. newscast anchored by Eric Harryman, the Sacramento Business-Journal reports. The station will compete in the early-evening timeslot with NBC-affiliate KCRA, CBS O&O KOVR and ABC-affiliate KXTV.
Amanda Grace has been promoted to anchor of WHDH’s weeknight 4, 4:30, and 5 p.m. newscasts. Grace joined the Sunbeam-owned station in 2008 as a general assignment reporter.
Chris Flanagan heads to Cleveland to anchor WEWS’s 11 p.m. weeknight newscasts. Flanagan joins WEWS from WFAA in Dallas, where he worked as a morning anchor.
Alicia Roberts joins Cleveland’s WEWS as the morning traffic anchor and MMJ. Roberts spent five years in a similar capacity at WFLA in Tampa.
Daetz, a Bay Area native, has spent the last three years co-anchoring KTXL’s morning show.
“This community has been so kind to me and made me feel like family. Although I’m beginning a new adventure, I’ll never forget the one I shared with everyone here in Sacramento,” Daetz said.