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

KVUE hires new meteorologist

2:31 pm Dec. 16, 2015

KVUE’s weather team is back at full staff with the addition of a new meteorologist.

Nathan Gogo – yes, that’s his real name – has joined the station and will handle weekend morning weather

KUTX radio host in the hospital, temporarily off air

1:58 pm Dec. 11, 2015

Longtime Austin radio host Paul Ray is temporarily off the air, but hopes to be back soon.

“Paul is in the hospital,” Diana, the host’s wife, said, “but he’s smiling, his sense of humor is intact,

KXAN hires new morning news anchor

5:05 pm Dec. 4, 2015

KXAN’s months-long search for a new morning news co-anchor has come to an end.

John Dabkovich, who most recently worked at the Fox station in Las Vegas, will sit alongside Sally Hernandez, the station announced today.


KVUE could disappear from AT&T U-Verse, DirecTV lineups

3:52 pm Dec. 3, 2015

Update: The deadline has been extended 24 hours, until 11 p.m. Friday.

Earlier: Austin ABC affiliate KVUE could go dark tonight for AT&T U-Verse and DirecTV customers.

The station’s contract with the two providers, who united earlier this year, expires at 11 p.m. and, so far, a new deal hasn’t been reached.

The dustup is the latest in a long list this year involving just about every major Austin TV station.

Several other Tegna-owned