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News at 4 a.m. on WOFL….

(edited from – WOFL’s morning newscast, “Good Day Orlando” now begins at 4 a.m. weekdays, the station announced Tuesday.

The change means that WOFL is now offering six hours of local news from 4 to 10 a.m. Monday through Friday.

LuAnne Sorrell and Ryan Elijah are anchoring 4 to 4:30 a.m. Kristin Giannas delivers weather and traffic reports in the half-hour….Cont….



04 2016

Stephen Hauck to WOFL…

(edited from – Stephen Hauck will join Orlando’s WOFL on Monday, April 18, as a reporter and anchor.

He comes from WIAT in Birmingham, Ala., where he has worked for the past 18 years. While there, he worked as weekend anchor, weekend sports anchor, reporter and a weekday anchor and reporter….Cont…..


04 2016

Orlando March ’16 Books – WKMG gains…

(from – In the March ratings, WFTV-Channel 9 continued to win many news time slots. But WKMG-Channel 6, which had the most viewers overall at 11 p.m.

WKMG posted gains in many time slots while competitors were generally down from a year ago. The station’s “Getting Results” branding may be paying dividends.

WFTV continued to lead by any measurement from 4 to 6:30 p.m. in the ratings period. At 6 p.m. in the 25-to-54 age group, WFTV averaged 20,283 viewers. Read the rest of this entry →

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03 2016

Q&A with WKMG GM Jeff Hoffman…

The Orlando Sentinel’s Hal Boedeker had a Q&A session with WKMG GM Jeff Hoffman about changes at the station….read on below:

(from – Jeff Hoffman became president and general manager of WKMG-Channel 6 in July. The CBS affiliate has made ratings strides with a “Getting Results” approach to TV news. In the February ratings period, WKMG won outright at 11 p.m. in total viewers as well as the 25-to-54 age group most important to news advertisers. The CBS lineup dominated with the Super Bowl, Grammys, “NCIS” and “The Big Bang Theory.” Read the rest of this entry →


03 2016

Kristin Giannas to WOFL…

(edited from – Kristin Giannas, a former staffer at WKMG, has joined WOFL.

She is now part of the crew at “Good Day Orlando.” She delivers the weather from 4:30 to 5 a.m. and relays traffic updates from 5 to 10 a.m. Her first full day as weather/traffic anchor was Thursday. (The Sentinel has a content-sharing agreement with WOFL.)

In June, Giannas left CBS affiliate WKMG, where she spent three years….Cont….


02 2016