Ricky Joseph has been named president and general manager of WAND, the NBC-affiliate in Decatur, IL. He will start in February of next year.

Joseph has been president and general manager of KTRV in Boise since 1998. Earlier this month, KTRV announced it would suspend news operations, citing the “different business model” needed after losing the market’s Fox affiliation and becoming independent.

Joseph replaces Ron Pulera, who will remain at the station through March to oversee the transition. Read more