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Michael Malone

Sinclair Launches Digital Ventures Group

Sinclair Broadcast Group has launched Sinclair Digital Ventures (SDV), which will invest in emerging digital technologies and content companies. SDV will focus on companies with products or services “that support and expand Sinclair's digital capabilities and non-linear footprint,” said Sinclair. The division will be overseen by David Amy, Sinclair executive VP and COO, Chris Ripley,...

Tanya Vea Named KSL Salt Lake City GM

Tanya Vea has been named VP and general manager of KSL Salt Lake City and sister KSL Newsradio. She’s been VP/station manager since April 2014, and now assumes responsibility for all departments. ...

Raycom, Saints Ink Pre-Season Pact

Raycom Media and the New Orleans Saints have entered into a multi-year agreement for Raycom to produce and broadcast the NFL team’s pre-season games. The games will be broadcast on a network of Raycom owned or operated stations as well as others via syndication in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida. ...

KFOR Chief Meteorologist: That Is a Tornado, Folks

There's compelling footage from KFOR Oklahoma City of Mike Morgan, chief meteorologist, making a tornado call live on the air Wednesday. Watching aerial footage from the KFOR chopper over Moore, Okla., Morgan saw a pair of power flashes on the ground. "That is a tornado, folks," he said. "That's a tornado right there." ...