George Severson, executive producer at KOIN-TV Portland,
Ore., has joined Journal Broadcasting Group's KMIR-TV and KPSE-TV, both Palm Springs, Calif., as news director.
He succeeds Kate Glover, who left to join NBC affiliate
KNSD San Diego as an executive producer.
KMIR is an NBC affiliate while KPSE is a MyNetwork TV
affiliate that repurposes some of KMIR's news.
Before KOIN, Severson was executive producer at KTVX Salt
Lake City. His resume also includes KCOP Los Angeles, and KMSP and KARE-TV in