(from News-Press.com) – For folks who tune in will often be greeted by a friendly and familiar face. Former WINK anchorman Jim McLaughlin has a role on the new channel. He is anchoring the news updates weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This is in addition to his anchoring duties on WINK News Radio.
Carlos Suarez, a reporter at WINK-TV, is heading across Alligator Alley to report for WPLG-TV, the ABC station in Miami. It will be a homecoming of sorts for Suarez, who attended college in Miami and previously worked at WSVN-TV.
Over at WBBH, Jason Pawloski, who made it through several rounds of auditions and judging during “The Great NBC2 Talent Search” back in 2008 have been pulled from the traffic desk. He will help to cover breaking news and is now the station’s new tech reporter.