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WDTN Hires Katie Ussin as Main Anchor

Less than a month after WDTN parted ways with Michelle Kingsfield, its main anchor for the past five years, the Dayton NBC-affiliate has hired her replacement.

Katie Ussin, who has worked as an anchor and reporter in Billings, MT since 2006, has joined WDTN as the co-anchor of the station’s 5:00, 5:30, 6:00, 10:00, and 11:00 p.m. weekday newscasts, alongside Mark Allen.

“I am excited to be here and so impressed with the beauty of Ohio and the kindness of the people,” Ussin wrote on her new WDTN Facebook page this week. “I’m used to good folk, growing up in Montana, so please expect the same thing right back!” Read more

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WDTN Cuts Main Anchor Michelle Kingsfield

Dayton NBC-affiliate WDTN has parted ways with Michelle Kingsfield, who anchored the station’s 5, 5:30, and 11 p.m. weekday newscasts over the past five years.

Kingsfield told the Dayton Daily News that she was “abruptly” let go last week, with the LIN-owned station failing to offer a reason for her dismissal.

Kingsfield has been a fixture on Dayton TV for over a decade.  Before joining WDTN in 2007, she worked as an anchor at WKEF-WRGT, the market’s Sinclair-run duopoly. Read more