Posts Tagged ‘wftv’

Kristyn Caddell out at WFTV….

(from OrlandoSentinel.com) – You’ve seen the last of reporter Kristyn Caddell at WFTV-Channel 9.

“Kristyn does not work here any longer,” news director Matt Parcell said Thursday. “That’s all I’m going to say.”

He wouldn’t say when her last day was, but he acknowledged that her bio has been removed from the station’s website.

Caddell had worked at stations in West Palm Beach, Seattle and Las Vegas. Her personal life made headlines when the National Enquirer in 2011 revealed that she was having an affair with the married Chris Hansen of “Dateline NBC” and “To Catch a Predator” fame. Read the rest of this entry →

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04 2015

Anthony DiLorenzo/Kala Rama to leave Orlando…

(edited from OrlandoSentinel.com) – Leaving the Orlando TV market: Spouses Anthony DiLorenzo of WFTV and Kala Rama of WKMG.

“Kala and I will be leaving Orlando for job opportunities in New York City in the near future,” DiLorenzo said Sunday in an email. “My last day at Channel 9 is this Friday.”

They married last April in Newport, R.I. They got engaged in September 2012 and worked for several years to land jobs in the same city. He joined WFTV in January 2013….Cont for the full story….

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03 2015

WFTV wins the Feb 2015 books…

(from OrlandoSentinel.com) - February brought very good news to WFTV-Channel 9. The ABC affiliate continued to lead in most news time slots and surpassed Fox-owned WOFL-Channel 35 at 10 p.m.

NBC affiliate WESH-Channel 2 had the most-seen prime-time lineup, thanks to the Super Bowl and the 40th anniversary of “Saturday Night Live.”

In news, WESH offered the strongest competition to WFTV in the 25-to-54 age group, which is most important to news advertisers. (The figures in this post refer to that group, unless otherwise noted, for the ratings period that ended Wednesday.) Read the rest of this entry →

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02 2015

WFTV wins Janurary 2015…

(edited from OrlandoSentinel.com) – WFTV were victorious in the January ratings released Thursday. Evidently, a little Salt goes a long way.

In the 25-to-54 age group, which is most important to news advertisers, WFTV was the leader in news time slots, WESH-Channel 2 was often a formidable second, and WOFL-Channel 35 was tops at 10 p.m. (WOFL has a content-sharing agreement with the Sentinel.)

WFTV’s most impressive showing with the 25-to-54 demographic was at 6 p.m., when the station averaged 34,476 viewers to WESH’s 27,342, WKMG’s 9,570 and WOFL’s 8,302. Read the rest of this entry →

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01 2015

Orlando TV personalities make Jimmy Kimmel…

(from OrlandoSentinel.com) – ABC late-night host Jimmy Kimmel has saluted local newscasters with interesting names, and Central Florida placed three representatives. Read the rest of this entry →

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01 2015