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

KVUE adds co-anchor for Sunday evening newscasts

11:48 am May. 1, 2017

KVUE is beefing up its weekend news team with the addition of a new co-anchor.

Reporter Brandon Jones is now joining Kris Betts on the anchor desk for the station’s newscasts at 5:30 p.m. and 10

New CBS Austin morning meteorologist starts Thursday

1:21 pm Apr. 26, 2017

New CBS Austin morning meteorologist Nicole Hartford starts Thursday.

Hartford arrives from Amarillo’s ABC affiliate, KVII, where she’s spent the past two years.

Both KVII and CBS Austin are owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group.

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Austinite to appear on Friday’s ‘Wheel of Fortune’

4:08 pm Mar. 30, 2017

Look for a Central Texan to pop up on Friday’s “Wheel of Fortune.”

Austinite Ellison Thomas was selected to appear on the long-running game show, which airs at 6:30 p.m. weekdays on KXAN.

Here’s some background information

KXAN expanding noon news, ‘Studio 512’

3:11 pm Mar. 23, 2017

Austin NBC affiliate KXAN is shaking up its daytime lineup starting next week.

“Studio 512,” the station’s lifestyle show, will move to 11 a.m. and expand from 30 minutes to an hour. It currently airs at