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Year in Review 2013: The top 10 stories

Year in Review 2013: The top 10 stories

CENTRAL NEW YORK — As per tradition here at CNYRadio.com and CNYTVNews.com, New Year’s Eve is when we look through a whole bunch of server stats to determine the Top 10 Stories that appeared on this website over the past year.  We also asked readers to submit some of your own thoughts on which stories are the “biggest” in terms of importance, even if not by numbers alone.Continue Reading

WUTR taps Don Dudley to run newsroom

WUTR taps Don Dudley to run newsroom

UTICA — The WUTR/WFXV Eyewitness News HD newsroom has a new leader. Veteran journalist Don Dudley will fill the position that’s been vacant since Joe Parker exited the operation a few months ago.[More »]Continue Reading

Joe Parker exits ND post at WUTR/WFXV

Joe Parker exits ND post at WUTR/WFXV

Updated 11:50pm – UTICA-ROME — Management confirms Joe Parker has exited his post as news director and anchor at the Eyewitness News operation at ABC affiliate WUTR and Fox affiliate WFXV.  Parker’s bio has disappeared from the stations’ website and co-anchor Elsa Gillis reportedly anchored tonight’s early newscast alone.[More »]Continue Reading

WUTR reporter leaves for new job in Virginia

WUTR reporter leaves for new job in Virginia

Updated 2:10pm – UTICA — One of the original reporters from the 2011 launch of Eyewitness News on WUTR (ABC-20) and WFXV (Fox-33) is moving on.  Chelsea Rarrick announced yesterday was her last day on the job in Utica.  She’s got a new job lined up at the CBS affiliate in Richmond, Virginia.[More »]Continue Reading

POTW: Utica media personalities unite in wake of Herkimer shootings

POTW: Utica media personalities unite in wake of Herkimer shootings

UTICA-ROME — Just a little over a week since the Mohawk Valley was jolted by a deadly shooting rampage, an unprecedented effort by local broadcasters.  Journalists and disc jockeys set competition aside to help raise money for community organizations that are helping victims of the horrific events of March 13.[More »]Continue Reading

Co-Anchor Caroline Gable Exits WUTR/WFXV

UTICA — Just a little over six months since Nexstar Broadcasting revived the local news operation at ABC affiliate WUTR and Fox afffiliate WFXV (in high-definition, no less), primary co-anchor Caroline Gable has exited the station.  CNYTVNews.com readers alerted us to the change, and News Director Joe Parker confirms.[More »]Continue Reading

Newscasts Return to WUTR and WFXV Today

UTICA — After several years without any local newscasts, Eyewitness News HD is set to debut on ABC affiliate WUTR and Fox affiliate WFXV today. As of this writing, that first newscast is one hour away. Traditionally, newscasts on WUTR have struggled to compete with longtime market leader WKTV, but today’s launch has the supportContinue Reading[More »]Continue Reading

POTW: Radio/TV Chat in Utica (2011)

UTICA/ROME — As reported here earlier this week, staffers at ABC affiliate WUTR and Fox affiliate WFXV are feverishly preparing for the September 12 launch of “Eyewitness News.”  Aside from learning how to use all their spiffy new HD gear, reporters and anchors have been logging plenty of miles around the area, getting themselves familiarContinue Reading[More »]Continue Reading

WUTR/WFXV Will Launch Local News in HD

Updated 5:10pm with much more info and a look at the studio. UTICA — When local news returns to ABC affiliate WUTR following an eight-year hiatus, it’ll be making a big splash. Station management today revealed that those newscasts — on WUTR (Channel 20) and on Fox 33 (WFXV) — will air in high-definition whenContinue Reading[More »]Continue Reading