Tracey McCain
WFMY Greensboro
 

Click to subscribe


TV jobs, station contacts,
news directors, owners


2014 DMA rankings


2014-2015 ratings periods


Previous editions of
The Daily Bluezette



Serving up tasty television news gossip since 1998.

Anonymous

TIPSTER


Copy and paste internal
memos or staff emails. 



Send us an email

 
Manage your
NewsBlues account

 
Meet the editors

 

"Itís just the way media is changing now, and man, is it changing fast."
Robert Allbritton
  SEARCH NEWSBLUES STATIONS BY MARKET
 
FRIDAY'S STORIES 
 

>>FCC approves Sinclair's $1 billion purchase of Allbritton
>>Sinclair will sell two stations, dump licenses for three others
>>Gray Television buys two former ABC O&Os
>>DirecTV expected to dump stations in Salisbury
>>David Gregory is "toast" at NBC's "Meet the Press"
>>Scarborough denies he's "'aggressively angling" for job
>>Will NBC relocate Sunday political show to New York?
>>More layoffs at Al Jazeera America
>>Ratings dip as "The View" continues auditions
>>San Antonio stations spar over restaurant expose
>>NESN drops controversial sports talk show
>>Staffers celebrate news director's firing
>>Pizza and brownies in the Buffalo newsroom
>>Florida station hires a new primary anchor
>>Tallahassee morning meteorologist out the door
>>Where in Miami is Ashley Morrison headed?
>>ESPN host wins Range Rover with hole-in-one
>>HBO "Real Sports" is the new "60 Minutes"
>>Mrs. B knows it takes two to tango

 

 


Thursday, July 24
>>Jon Stewart wants to buy CNN, and he needs your help
>>Jane Fonda hopes Rupert Murdoch doesn't buy CNN
>>Michael Bloomberg spars with Wolf Blitzer on live TV
>>CBS "Late Show" lands a sweetheart deal in New York
>>David Gregory buys a $5.45 million home in DC
>>Meghan McCain is not joining "The View"
>>Cleveland met tweets, deletes topless selfie
>>Hartford station gives Miss USA a tryout
>>Erin Andrews gets pancaked in Boston
>>Houston station hires Alabama sports anchor
>>Larry Mendte lands a New York radio gig
>>Two news directors sentenced to jail time
>>Hartford anchor follows husband to El Lay
>>NBC "Nightly" debuts new El Lay correspondent
>>Buffalo news director fired after 10 years
>>Anchors salaries were down in 2013
>>Oklahoma City meteorologist out the door
>>Alcohol killed former Providence TV host 
>>Miami news chopper exists only in promos
>>Bring your man card to Indianapolis Motor Speedway
>>Commas can save lives at Associated Press
>>Mrs. B hopes you aren't in a jamb

Wednesday, July 23
>>British reporter apologizes for journalistic vulturism
>>Chris Cuomo's Ukraine moment of Zen
>>David Gregory out the door at "Meet the Press"
>>Rupert's planted leak is his modus operandi
>>Justice Department approves Sinclair-Allbritton
>>Belo sells The Providence Journal
>>New female management at Portland station
>>Wisconsin news director crosses the street
>>St. Louis reporter heads to Houston
>>Longtime Oakland sports anchor to retire
>>Cincinnati meteorologist glad to be gone
>>Miami reporter promoted to weekend anchor
>>San Antonio anchor jumps to the network
>>Pirates salute one-eyed Detroit meteorologist
>>Oklahoma morning show dumps rapper
>>Showing off the Super Bowl ring in Seattle
>>Mrs. B rolls up a bunch of eggcorns

Tuesday, July 22
>>Malaysia Airlines crash was American conspiracy, says network
>>Russia Today claims plane was already full of corpses
>>ABC denies Obama had "secret" Jimmy Kimmel mission
>>NBC News infighting and bureaucracy in Gaza coverage
>>TV reporter found murdered in Honduras
>>Truck backfire blamed for reporter's drive-by scare
>>Battling Morrisons list their home for sale
>>Replacing a news director legend in Seattle
>>Media General names general manager in Tampa
>>Nexstar GM is promoted 64 markets to Des Moines
>>Acting news director passed over in Boston
>>Cleveland bathroom vandal still at large
>>Longtime New Orleans reporter calls it quits
>>Round trip for blondiful Hartford reporter
>>Wyoming anchor jumps 108 markets
>>Heads will not roll for Albuquerque drag race
>>Seven Good Reasons NOT to Drag Race That News Car
>>Mrs. B suffers from eggcorns

Monday, July 21
>>Another Allbritton general manager out the door
>>Sinclair-Allbritton deadline now one week away
>>New Roanoke GM makes way for his own news director
>>Weekend "GMA" anchor moves to Yahoo News
>>TWC's "Weather Geeks" a muddled mess
>>Another "Russia Today" reporter resigns
>>Sky News reporter pokes through victim's belongings
>>CNN's "gratuitous and despicable" crash graphics
>>CBS's Les Moonves interested in acquiring CNN
>>Son of former CBS correspondent promoted at NBC
>>Orlando reporter's book to become Sandra Bullock movie
>>Drag racing the "Action News" van in Albuquerque
>>DC weekend morning anchor heads to Sacramento
>>Tucson reporter to anchor weekends in Phoenix
>>Cincinnati reporter lands hometown gig in Pittsburgh
>>Sinclair shuffles general managers in Florida and Texas
>>Remembering the good old bad old days in Cleveland
>>Mrs. B is replaced by Weird Al

Friday, July 18
>MSNBC's "BREAKING NEWS EYEWITNESS EXCLUSIVE"
>>George Stephanopoulos disguised as David Muir
>>Weekend "Good Morning America" gets a new anchor
>>ABC News hires gesticulating storm-rubble reporter
>>Sammy slashes his Manhattan condo by $2 million
>>The hidden-camera-in-the-men's-room memo
>>The Talk beats The View in the demo
>>Jersey reporter admits he went off the reservation
>>Roving news director on the move again
>>Station group owners meet to discuss Fox
>>Aereo not a cable company, says US Copyright office
>>BBC plans to cut 415 news division jobs
>>Chicago early morning anchor headed to Boston
>>Another Columbus anchor out the door
>>Nexstar swaps morning anchors in Missouri
>>Lenslinger explains his one-year absence
>>ESPN's inept social media reporter
>>Mrs. B has a vegetarian grammar lesson

Thursday, July 17
>>Atlanta anchor "promoted" down 39 markets
>>Gannett hires Cincinnati Emmy machine
>>Officially official new morning anchor in Atlanta
>>Entertainment Tonight anchor suddenly resigns
>>CNN shoots a prime-time pilot in New York
>>Rupert wanted Time Warner for its sports rights
>>Daily Buzz host signs off tomorrow after two years
>>Last-place Memphis station hires new primary anchor
>>Elder statesman of Albuquerque TV news to retire
>>New Jersey reporter resigns rather than take demotion
>>Houston station hires a news director from within
>>Troubled Phoenix news manager out the door
>>ESPN sells SportsCenter desk for $26,000
>>Dish Network boots Maine TV station from lineup
>>All-about-me TV news in Oklahoma City
>>Let's go to the fetus in Los Angeles
>>SPJ is rewriting its Code of Ethics
>>Mrs. B invites you to consider prepositions

Wednesday, July 16
>>Ashley Morrison hired by Miami TV station
>>Two top WNBC meteorologists headed for the door
>>Jury duty for NBC News "special correspondent"
>>Judge orders Olympic skater to pay NBC $35,000
>>Cleveland chief engineer escorted from the building
>>NBC News hires Hearst Television DC correspondent
>>Cox Media DC correspondent delayed by security
>>Texas Border Patrol detains Pulitzer Prize-winner
>>New Jersey reporter suspended for "personal opinion"
>>Erin Andrews says Pam Oliver has really big feet
>>CBS News renames New York Yankees shortstop
>>Arkansas sports anchor heading back to Pittsburgh
>>Gray TV to shutter three small stations
>>Palm Beach reporter puts a python in a bag
>>Hundreds and hundreds of Emmy nominees
>>Websites just "scraping the Internet" for news
>>Most Endangered Job: Newspaper Reporter
>>Mrs. B has a kind word or two

Tuesday, July 15
>>Wilmington reporter doubles salary with social media ads
>>Jenny McCarthy lands sex talk show on SiriusXM
>>Erin Andrews replaces Pam Oliver on Fox Sports sidelines
>>Is CNN's "New Day" getting a new co-host?
>>New CNN original series pulls big debut numbers
>>Someone is spreading rumors about TWC's Sammy
>>Hidden camera found in Cleveland TV restroom
>>Six minutes on how to get pregnant in Los Angeles
>>Fox News liberal kinda sorta apologizes to Chinamen
>>Meteorological help needed in Huntsville
>>Is that a rattlesnake under your desk?
>>Veteran Atlanta reporter to retire after 28 years
>>Cleveland weekend anchor moves to mornings
>>Orlando cable news hires Knoxville meteorologist
>>Miami Spanish-language station gets a news chopper
>>Austin reporter moves to weekend anchor
>>Helping Justin get the fuck out of Wichita
>>Mrs. B has grammar surplusage

Monday, July 14
>>WeatherNation hires "natural" African hair style
>>New York station cuts away from end of World Cup
>>ABC "No World News" chooses Lebron over anthrax
>>Camera fire injures tourists at Rockefeller Center
>>ABC's "The View" eyes Ann Curry, S.E. Cupp
>>Al Jazeera America orders budget cutbacks
>>Weather Channel lays off AMHQ production staff
>>Longest-tenured Cincinnati meteorologist not renewed
>>Huntsville station down to one meteorologist
>>Texas news director leaps 95 markets
>>Denver investigative reporter heads to DC
>>Colon cancer claims longtime Detroit reporter
>>Legendary Nashville journalist dies at home
>>Asheville reporter found dead on 50th birthday
>>Atlanta traffic reporter out after one year
>>Tulsa morning anchor quits to follow husband
>>Fox hires the most beautiful woman in golf
>>Forrest Carr debuts today as radio talk host
>>Denver TV stations ignore Amelia Earhart's return
>>Mrs. B separates cement from concrete


 


All elements of this web site are protected by U.S. Copyright, Title 17 of the United States Code.
 Unauthorized reproduction of any part of this site is a serious offense, punishable by law.
This website's content is subject to change without notice.
Copyright © 2014 by NewsBlues. All rights reserved.
No content herein may be reused or redistributed by electronic or print means
without the express written consent of Digital Commerce, Inc.

Contact Us