Tagged: kark-tv channel 4

Florida Reporter Charmaine Nero To Make Little Rock Debut on KARK/KLRT

by Kyle Massey 6/20/2016 12:00 am

Charmaine Nero, late of WCJB-TV in Gainesville, Florida, is joining KARK, Channel 4, and KLRT, Channel 16, in Little Rock.

New KARK/KLRT Reporter Caitlin Rearden Expecting Little Rock Reunion

by Kyle Massey 5/30/2016 12:00 am

Caitlin Rearden of KHQ in Spokane, Washington, isn’t from Arkansas, but her new reporting job at KARK-TV, Channel 4, and KLRT-TV, Channel 16, does amount to a family reunion.

Record-Setting Ron Sherman Shares Gusty Memories

by Kyle Massey 5/16/2016 12:00 am

Ron Sherman had just landed a Guinness World Record for producing 3,503 TV commercials and was in a counting mode, so he faced the inevitable question: How many times did he draw Gusty?

Hilary Hunt Moves to KNWA/KFTA

by Kyle Massey 5/16/2016 12:00 am

Hilary Hunt's Hunt’s last day at Little Rock’s NBC and Fox affiliates will be May 27, but she will still be working for the Nexstar Broadcasting Group. KNWA is Nexstar’s NBC affiliate in northwest Arkansas; KFTA is its Fox station.

KARK/KLRT Adds Three New Reporters, New Show Host

by Sean Beherec 7/27/2015 12:00 am

The combined newsroom of KARK-TV, Channel 4, and KLRT-TV, Channel 16, has announced the addition of three reporters and a new host for its Sunday political program.

Staff Changes At Little Rock Television Stations

by Sean Beherec 5/4/2015 12:00 am

Two Little Rock newsrooms have added reporters to their rosters, and a promotions producer has left one station to join another in the capital city. Northwest Arkansas is also seeing several anchor changes.

KARK, KLRT Newsroom Earns Murrow Awards for Tornado Coverage

by Sean Beherec 5/4/2015 12:00 am

The newsroom received a breaking news award for live coverage, including contributions by meteorologists Keith Monahan, Jeff Baskin, Greg Dee, Pat Walker and Natalie Walters, according to stories posted on the stations’ websites.

KARK Moves Shannon Miller Into Weekend Anchor Slot

by Sean Beherec 3/23/2015 12:00 am

Miller joined KARK in August after a stint as a morning anchor at KOLR-TV, Channel 10, in Springfield, Missouri. She previously worked at KNWA-TV in northwest Arkansas.

KARK/KLRT Newsroom Adds Two Meteorologists, Lose Anchor

by Sean Beherec 2/23/2015 12:00 am

In a recent email to staff, News Director Austin Kellerman announced the hiring of two meteorologists — one each for KARK, the NBC affiliate, and Fox-affiliate KLRT-TV, Channel 16 — and the departure of a reporter/anchor.

New Host D.J. Williams Gives KARK NFL Cred

by Sean Beherec 2/9/2015 12:00 am

There has been some recent shuffling of staff at KARK-TV, Channel 4, including the addition of a professional football player to the morning shows and the return of a familiar face to the Little Rock market.

Michelle Rupp Returns to Little Rock Market with KARK, KLRT Appearances

by Sean Beherec 11/17/2014 12:00 am

Veteran television reporter Michelle Rupp has returned to the airwaves in Little Rock. Viewers saw the familiar face during morning shows last week on NBC affiliate KARK-TV, Channel 4.

A Tale of Two TV Tots: KARK's Ashley Ketz & Mallory Brooks Introduce Their Families

by Heather Bennett 11/1/2014 12:00 am

People often refer to their co-workers as their “work families.” Just like biological families, work families grow and change here and there over time. For KARK Channel 4 though, there has been quite a broadcaster baby boom. Eleven babies have been born in just the last 18 months and one more is on the way in 2015 as of press time. So besides news, weather and sports talk, there’s a lot of baby talk going on!

KATV Sweeps Little Rock Nielsen Ratings Again

by 9/22/2014 12:00 am

It was Christmas in July again for Sinclair Broadcast Group’s ABC affiliate KATV-TV, Channel 7, as the station swept Nielsen household ratings in all but one broadcast for the third consecutive July ratings period.

TV Host Matt Mosler Announces Departure from KARK

by 8/1/2014 11:04 am

After a 28-year career in radio and television, Mosler is leaving Channel 4 to join the pastoral staff of New Life Church’s greater Little Rock campus.

In Arkansas, Drones Take Place of News Choppers

by Luke Jones 4/21/2014 12:00 am

The days of the humble news chopper are waning. It’s now cheaper, easier and more effective to shoot stories with drones. News stations are adapting to this change in different ways. Some are hiring freelancers with access to the technology.

FCC Bears Down on Stations With JSAs

by Luke Jones 4/21/2014 12:00 am

The Federal Communications Commission is giving TV stations two years to sort out joint sales agreements that allow companies to own two stations in small or medium markets.

KATV Channel 7 Sweeps February Nielsens

by Luke Jones 4/7/2014 12:00 am

Year over year, KATV showed gains in nearly all of its Monday through Friday news programs, and remained ahead of other stations in each slot where it had competition. Its highest-rated slot was its “News at 6” show, with a 15.6 rating and a 29.4 percent share of viewership.

Little Rock Television, Radio Moms Share Parenting Advice, Updates

by Heather Bennett 2/10/2014 12:00 am

Local celebrities Liz Massey, Beth Hunt, Heather Brown and others featured in past Little Rock Family issues share their favorite parenting advice along with a quick update on where they are now!

KATV Leads November Nielsens

by Luke Jones 2/3/2014 12:00 am

KATV-TV, Channel 7, remained at the top of Nielsen Media Research’s November household ratings of Little Rock’s local news stations.

KATV Channel 7 Leads Household Ratings

by Luke Jones 9/23/2013 12:00 am

KATV-TV, Channel 7, continued to stay ahead of its Little Rock competitors for July’s Nielsen household ratings of local newscasts.