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KVUE adds morning traffic reporter

3:56 pm Mar. 16, 2017

KVUE’s morning team will be back at full strength soon with the addition of a new traffic anchor.

Anavid Reyes starts Monday, arriving from Abilene, where she worked for the city’s NBC and Telemundo affiliates. Her

Watch Melissa McCarthy take the wheel with ‘Nobodies’ cast at SXSW

9:58 pm Mar. 13, 2017

The new TV Land comedy series “Nobodies” premiered Monday at SXSW and the show’s executive producer Melissa McCarthy knew just how to celebrate. The comedian grabbed the wheel of a branded vehicle bearing the show’s name and took the cast for a quick spin.

Showrunner Michael McDonald explained how those very normal type of things helped inspire the show’s writers.

“They wrote themselves as themselves using their real lives and their real friends

‘Stripped’ at SXSW: Bravo TV shows some skin

2:48 pm Mar. 11, 2017

A team from cable network Bravo was turning more than a few heads outside the Austin Convention Center Saturday afternoon.

Members, at first glance, appeared to be naked, but a closer look revealed they had on

February TV ratings: KXAN wins mornings and evenings

4:32 pm Mar. 9, 2017

KXAN continues to be Austin’s No. 1 choice for TV news, winning virtually every head-to-head competition in February, according to the latest Nielsen ratings.

The city’s NBC affiliate took the top spot at 5 a.m., 6

Brittany Glas joins KXAN’s investigative team

2:26 pm Mar. 7, 2017

KXAN has filled one of its two investigative reporter openings by promoting from within.

Brittany Glas, who joined the station as a reporter in August 2016, is shifting fulltime to the KXAN Investigates team, KXAN said.

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KVUE’s new morning meteorologist debuts

1:51 pm Feb. 28, 2017

A new face popped up today on KVUE’s two morning newscasts.

The city’s ABC affiliate has hired Erika Lopez to serve as meteorologist for its “Daybreak” and “Midday” broadcasts.

Lopez, a self-described “ultimate weather nerd,” arrives in

KUTX makes tweaks to its weekend lineup

4:17 pm Feb. 13, 2017

Austin radio station 98.9 KUTX-FM has tweaked its weekend lineup.

“The Breaks,” a two-hour show focused on local hip-hop and R&B acts, now airs Saturdays at 11 p.m. Its hosts are “local hip-hop super-fans” Confucius and