Posts Tagged ‘Lauren Pastrana’

Leaving WINK…

(edited from – WINK-TV is saying goodbye to several of its on-air staff.

Chief investigative reporter Melissa Yeager has accepted a position at KSHB-TV, the NBC affiliate in her hometown of Kansas City, Mo. Her last day is scheduled for May 11.

Weekend morning anchor and general assignment reporter Erin Maloney has left the station for a reporting job at Tampa’s Bay News 9.

Finally, reporter Lauren Pastrana has returned to the greater Miami-Fort Lauderdale area and a job at WIOD-AM News Radio 610. (from 


04 2012

Pastrana now playing in traffic…

(from – Lauren Pastrana has shifted gears quite nicely at WINK-TV. Recently hired as a reporter from Miami, she was scheduled to take over the station’s Charlotte County bureau. Instead, she’s been tapped to take the reins as the new morning traffic anchor.

Pastrana is reporting traffic from 5 to 7 a.m. on WINK-TV, then continuing from 7 to 9 a.m. on sister station CW6. She’s also doing field reporting for the 11 a.m. and noon news.

She replaces former traffic anchor Miriam Zamorano, who left recently for a new job in Texas.


10 2010