Updates from Austin TV and radio stations – and a whole lot more.

Now you can track your Time Warner Cable technician

4:44 pm Oct. 23, 2015

Time Warner Cable, the Austin area’s dominant cable provider, has been busy lately rolling out new technology.

One of the newest items is the company’s Tech Tracker. Among other features, customers can get pre-appointment reminders. There’s

From temp to perm: Jenni Lee staying at KVUE

2:18 pm Oct. 15, 2015

Jenni Lee’s fill-in assignment anchoring KVUE’s weekend morning newscasts has turned into a permanent gig.

Lee had been subbing for Jade Mingus, who was on maternity leave. Mingus, however, has opted not to return.

“After a lot

KGSR hires new midday host

4:51 pm Oct. 13, 2015

Executives at 93.3 KGSR-FM didn’t have to look far to find a new midday host.

In fact, they didn’t even have to leave the building.

Emily McIntosh, who had been handling weekend duties at sister station 101X,

Blackout ends, KVUE returns to Dish Network lineup

2:14 pm Oct. 11, 2015

Austin ABC affiliate KVUE is back on the Dish Network lineup after a brief blackout that lasted almost two days. 

Tegna, the company that owns KVUE, had been unable to reach a new agreement with Dish, even after a pair of extensions. 

The sticking point, according to both sides, was retransmission fees cable and satellite TV providers are required by law to pay broadcasters in exchange for carrying their signals. 

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Latest radio ratings: Bob-FM, KASE, KVET lead the pack

5:07 pm Oct. 6, 2015

Austin’s top-rated radio station is … 103.5 Bob-FM.

Yes, again.

The station that prides itself in playing just about anything continues to lead the competition, according to the latest ratings data from Nielsen.

Country cousins KASE 101 and

New job title for 102.3 The Beat morning host Ryan Kramer

3:07 pm Oct. 5, 2015

Ryan Kramer, morning host at 102.3 The Beat, is assuming more responsibilities – and, hopefully, getting a bigger paycheck.

Kramer, who made his Austin debut two years ago, is taking over program director duties for The