Bob Branson / KUT photo)

Longtime KUT radio host retires

5:04 pm Sep. 19, 2016

Longtime 90.5 KUT-FM radio host Bob Branson announced his official retirement Monday.

A fixture at the city’s NPR affiliate for 30 years, Branson hung up his headphones a few weeks ago.

Branson is currently battling cancer, the

Emmanuel Acho (Rodolfo Gonzalez photo /American-Statesman)

Former UT football player joins Fox 7 morning team

3:53 pm Sep. 19, 2016

A former University of Texas football player is joining the Fox 7 morning team.

Linebacker Emmanuel Acho, who was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in 2012, will appear on “Good Day Austin” each Monday this football

Kim McCarson

KOOP radio exec stepping down to take city job

4:40 pm Aug. 31, 2016

The executive director of 91.7 KOOP-FM is stepping down to take a position with the city of Austin.

The noncommercial, community-focused radio station said Wednesday that Kim McCarson is leaving after 10 years to become economic

Ismael Martínez

Univision 62 hires new news director

2:18 pm Aug. 31, 2016

A familiar face is returning to lead the Univision 62 newsroom.

Ismael Martínez has been tapped to serve as the station’s new news director.

He most recently served as news and operations supervisor at the Univision station

Mike Redding

KVUE hires new news director

2:21 pm Jul. 26, 2016

The search for a new boss to lead KVUE’s news team has come to an end.

The city’s ABC affiliate has hired Mike Redding to serve as news director.

His first day will be Aug. 16.

Redding comes