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WGNO Adds Bill Wood, Promotes Vanessa Bolano to Weekend Anchor

New Orleans ABC affiliate WGNO has hired Bill Wood as a reporter and promoted Vanessa Bolano (pictured) to weekend anchor.

Wood, who is known as “Wild” Bill Wood, will be a reporter for the stations 5 and 6 p.m. “News With a Twist” newscasts. He comes to New Orleans from Fort Myers, where he worked at WFTX as host of the Fox affiliate’s morning show. Bolano, who joined WGNO in 2009, will anchor of the 5 and 10 p.m. weekend newscasts.

“Wild Bill and Vanessa are great storytellers,” news director Rick Erbach said in a statement.” It’s fun watching them craft and polish a story throughout the day.”

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On the Move, 3/18/13

Don Dahler has been named a Staff Correspondent for CBS News’ New York Bureau.  Don was previously an anchor/reporter for WCBS in New York.

Jaqueline London joins WCAU in Philadelphia as a Monday through Friday afternoon anchor/reporter. She previously worked at WKMG in Orlando.

Sheena Parveen has been named the weekday 11pm meteorologist at WCAU in Philadelphia, in addition to her afternoon duties.

Deborah Takahara has been named a primary evening anchor at KDVR in Denver, where she has worked since 2006. Read more