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

Austin’s Kiss FM names new morning hosts

1:26 pm Feb. 24, 2016

Local, local, local.

That’s the big promise iHeartMedia-owned 96.7 Kiss FM is making about its new morning show.

“The Billy the Kidd Show” debuts Monday, running from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. weekdays. It replaces Elvis Duran’s

Austinite competes on Friday’s ‘Jeopardy!’

3:24 pm Feb. 19, 2016

Look for a Central Texan this afternoon on “Jeopardy!”

Mitch Metcalfe, a digital marketer from Austin, will be one of the contestants on the hit game show, producers said.

How’d he do? Tune in to find out.

KVUE offering buyouts to selected employees

3:15 pm Feb. 19, 2016

TV stations nationwide owned by McLean, Va.-based Tegna, including Austin’s KVUE, are offering early retirement packages to selected employees, the company confirmed Friday.

The buyouts are being offered to workers ages 55 and up with at

KVUE’s Tina Shively trading a.m. shift for new p.m. gig

1:02 pm Feb. 18, 2016

KVUE’s Tina Shively is trading early mornings for the late-night shift.

Shively, who joined the city’s ABC affiliate about three years ago and has primarily served as a reporter on “Daybreak” and “Midday,” will start a

Super Bowl ratings: Austin-area audience topped 600,000

1:50 pm Feb. 8, 2016

Neither Texas team made it to this year’s Super Bowl – no big shock there – but that didn’t keep Austin-area viewers from tuning in Sunday night.

Overnight Nielsen ratings show 361,000 Central Texas households were