Posts Tagged ‘wptv’

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West Palm Beach

WPTV/WFLX                WPBF ABC 25               WPEC CBS 12


WFTV ABC 9        WESH NBC 2         WKMG CBS 6          WOFL Fox 35


WSVN Fox 7          WPLG ABC 10          WTVJ NBC 6           WFOR CBS 4


WJXT Ind 4             WTLV/WJXX              WJAX/WFOX


The Weather Channel             Weather Nation


10 2016

WPTV photog mistaken for “ATM bandit”….

(edited from –  West Palm Beach CBS affiliate WPEC mistakenly identified WPTV chief photographer Eric Pasquarelli as an ATM bandit in a news open.

“Breaking news,” said WPEC anchor Eric Roby at the start of the Noon news as Pasquarelli walked into the shot. “The accused thief targeting the elderly at area ATMs just walked in front of our cameras, being taken away by police.”

While it was a bad timing, Facebook had a great time mistaken ID as posters had a good laugh at their newly minted ATM bandit friend.



05 2016

Nicole Hogensen named N/D at WPTV/WFLX…

(edited from – Nicole Hogensen has been promoted to news director for the West Palm Beach, Fla., NBC and Fox affiliate WPTV–WFLX.

She started at the station as managing editor in 2010 and was promoted to assistant news director last year.

Hogensen worked at WTVR in Richmond, Va., before coming to WPTV….Cont….


04 2016

The LaGrone’s to depart WPB, headed to Tampa… reports that WPTV reporter Katie LaGrone and her husband, WPBF morning anchor Paul LaGrone are leaving the West Palm Beach market.

The couple are headed to Tampa, where Paul already has an anchor job lined up with WFTS. Katie is in current negotiations with an employer in the same area.

Katie told GossipExtra that they are leaving West Palm Beach because “Paul’s family lives in Tampa and he’s getting a great job.”

Readers of this website might recall that the LaGrone’s were investigated for child neglect by the Palm Beach County Sherriff’s Office. Read the rest of this entry →


04 2016

Kelley Dunn marks 30 years at WPTV…

(edited from – These days, it’s quite remarkable when someone spends their entire career in the field of their choosing.

To be an on-air reporter and anchor in the same town at the same station for 30 years, is a rare phenomenon.
And when it does happen, it’s cause for celebration.

Kelley Dunn started her broadcasting career at WPTV, in West Palm Beach, Fla., on Feb. 10, 1986. And to honor the occasion, WPTV will celebrate her accomplishments all day on Wednesday, Feb. 10….Cont….


02 2016