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Fargo’s KVLY, KXJB sold as part of 20-station acquisition

November 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO – Fargo NBC affiliate KVLY-TV and CBS affiliate KXJB-TV have been sold.

Broadcaster Gray Television Inc. and Excalibur Broadcasting LLC said they would buy 20 stations from Hoak Media LLC and Parker Broadcasting Inc. for $335 million in ca…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Fargo’s KVLY, KXJB sold as part of 20-station acquisition

November 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO – Fargo NBC affiliate KVLY-TV and CBS affiliate KXJB-TV have been sold.

Broadcaster Gray Television Inc. and Excalibur Broadcasting LLC said they would buy 20 stations from Hoak Media LLC and Parker Broadcasting Inc. for $335 million in ca…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Judge weighs whether to dismiss Huebner suit

March 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO An attorney representing a Fargo TV station being sued by former anchorwoman Robin Huebner told a federal judge Tuesday a decision to remove Huebner from the station’s 10 p.m. newscast and replace her with a woman about half her age did not constitute age discrimination. Continue Reading

Former TV anchor Huebner sues ‘Valley News Live’ parent company over gender, age discrimination

December 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

In the complaint, Robin Huebner alleges managers at KXJB/KVLY illegally discriminated against her when they demoted her in August in favor of a younger female anchor who reportedly appealed to male viewers.
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‘Valley News Live’ head: Huebner chose pay cut

October 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Responding to a Forum Communications story about ex-anchor Robin Huebner’s allegations of gender and age bias in the wake of her resignation Monday, the head of ‘Valley News Live’ said in a Tuesday newscast that Huebner wasn’t forced out and chose to take a pay cut. Continue Reading

Red River Valley TV news expands … and Oprah plays a role

September 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Local TV news is on the upswing, at least in terms of quantity, and if you’re looking for someone to thank, send the card to Oprah Winfrey in Chicago. Continue Reading

Red River Valley TV news expands … and Oprah plays a role

September 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Local TV news is on the upswing, at least in terms of quantity, and if you’re looking for someone to thank, send the card to Oprah Winfrey in Chicago. Continue Reading

KVLY-KXJB’s Selvig leaving television

May 11, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Daron Selvig, who began his TV career in Fargo about 25 years ago, has accepted a job as a communications specialist with an environmental and civil engineering consulting firm.
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Steve Poitras, longtime valley TV presience, retires

May 9, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A longtime face of news in the region abruptly retired Friday. Steve Poitras, reporter at KVLY/KXJB’s “Valley News Live,” returned from vacation and announced his decision to retire on Friday, Griff Potter, news director for the Fargo stations, said Monday. Continue Reading

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Dan Hammer to return to TV as sports director at Valley News Live

January 18, 2011 in INFORUM

The alarm going off at 4:15 in the morning will not be a part of Dan Hammer’s daily work life anymore.
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