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Telemundo 47 is first local TV station to resume broadcasts from One World Trade Center San Antonio Express-News promotes Pimentel Borchardt, Baez and Alvarez to anchor Azteca América San Diego news Univision announces game plan for Gold Cup Ibarra hired as anchor at KFXV
 
Telemundo 47 is first local TV station to resume broadcasts from One World Trade Center

Telemundo 47 is first local TV station to resume broadcasts from One World Trade Center

WNJU Telemundo 47 in New York today became the first Tri-State television station to officially resume over-the-air transmissions from One World Trade Center. “This is a significant achievement,” said Cristina Schwarz, Telemundo 47 President and General Manager. “We are particularly proud that Telemundo 47 – a Spanish language television station – was the first television […]

San Antonio Express-News promotes Pimentel

San Antonio Express-News promotes Pimentel

Ricardo Pimentel has been promoted from Associate Editor to Editorial Page Editor at the San Antonio Express-News. Prior to joining the San Antonio paper as a Metro columnist in 2011, he was the Editorial Page Editor the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, where he spent 7 years. Before that, he was a syndicated columnist with The Arizona […]

Borchardt, Baez and Alvarez to anchor Azteca América San Diego news

Borchardt, Baez and Alvarez to anchor Azteca América San Diego news

Starting July 3, Entravision’s XHAS in San Diego will have newly branded weekday newscasts as an Azteca América affiliate. Most of the current news team will continue to produce and anchor the station’s local news programming under the new banner “Noticias Ya Frontera” at 5 and 11 pm. Martin Borchardt will headline the 5 pm […]

Univision announces game plan for Gold Cup

Univision announces game plan for Gold Cup

Just as Telemundo kicked off its coverage of the 2017 Confederations Cup in Russia, rival Univision is preparing to tap into its soccer fan base its broadcast of the 2017 Gold Cup. The tournament returns to Univision beginning July 7 – just five days after the Confederations Cup comes to an end. Telemundo, which has […]

Ibarra hired as anchor at KFXV

Ibarra hired as anchor at KFXV

Lorena Ibarra is heading back to the anchor desk. She makes her on-air debut at Entravision-owned KFXV Fox 2 news in McAllen, Texas next Monday, June 26. She’ll be co-anchoring the 9 pm weekday newscast with Jasmine Rico. In addition to anchoring, Ibarra will also be a web reporter for Univision 48, creating viral videos, […]

Telemundo 47 is first local TV station to resume broadcasts from One World Trade Center

Telemundo 47 is first local TV station to resume broadcasts from One World Trade Center

23 June 2017

WNJU Telemundo 47 in New York today became the first Tri-State television station to officially resume over-the-air transmissions from One World Trade Center. “This is a significant achievement,” said Cristina Schwarz, Telemundo 47 President and General Manager. “We are particularly proud that Telemundo 47 – a Spanish language television station – was the first television […]

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San Antonio Express-News promotes Pimentel

San Antonio Express-News promotes Pimentel

22 June 2017

Ricardo Pimentel has been promoted from Associate Editor to Editorial Page Editor at the San Antonio Express-News. Prior to joining the San Antonio paper as a Metro columnist in 2011, he was the Editorial Page Editor the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, where he spent 7 years. Before that, he was a syndicated columnist with The Arizona […]

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Borchardt, Baez and Alvarez to anchor Azteca América San Diego news

Borchardt, Baez and Alvarez to anchor Azteca América San Diego news

21 June 2017

Starting July 3, Entravision’s XHAS in San Diego will have newly branded weekday newscasts as an Azteca América affiliate. Most of the current news team will continue to produce and anchor the station’s local news programming under the new banner “Noticias Ya Frontera” at 5 and 11 pm. Martin Borchardt will headline the 5 pm […]

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Univision announces game plan for Gold Cup

Univision announces game plan for Gold Cup

21 June 2017

Just as Telemundo kicked off its coverage of the 2017 Confederations Cup in Russia, rival Univision is preparing to tap into its soccer fan base its broadcast of the 2017 Gold Cup. The tournament returns to Univision beginning July 7 – just five days after the Confederations Cup comes to an end. Telemundo, which has […]

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Ibarra hired as anchor at KFXV

Ibarra hired as anchor at KFXV

21 June 2017

Lorena Ibarra is heading back to the anchor desk. She makes her on-air debut at Entravision-owned KFXV Fox 2 news in McAllen, Texas next Monday, June 26. She’ll be co-anchoring the 9 pm weekday newscast with Jasmine Rico. In addition to anchoring, Ibarra will also be a web reporter for Univision 48, creating viral videos, […]

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CNN reassigns Marquez, Flores and Sandoval

CNN reassigns Marquez, Flores and Sandoval

19 June 2017

CNN is moving three of its Latino correspondents to different bureaus. Miguel Marquez is leaving New York to return for a third time to CNN’s Los Angeles bureau. Polo Sandoval will replace Marquez in New York. He leaves the network’s Atlanta headquarters, where he covered stories for CNN, CNNI, HLN and CNN Español. Rosa Flores is […]

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Urquidi lands anchor job at Univision San Diego

Urquidi lands anchor job at Univision San Diego

19 June 2017

Sergio Urquidi has moved to San Diego to start a new job at Entravision’s Univision affiliate. He’ll be co-anchoring the 6 pm newscast with Claudia Rodríguez, staring July 3. That’s the same day Telemundo will kick off its new O&O newscasts under the Telemundo 20 San Diego banner. Urquidi spent almost four years at Univision […]

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Telemundo kicks off Confederations Cup coverage

Telemundo kicks off Confederations Cup coverage

16 June 2017

The FIFA 2017 Confederations Cup in Russia officially kicks off tomorrow and Telemundo, which owns the Spanish-language U.S. broadcast rights, is pulling out all the stops. The network has sent an army of people to cover the tournament and it’s cross promoting it on all of its sports, news and entertainment programs, with hosts and anchors from […]

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I'm an Emmy award-winning journalist, who's worked as an on-air reporter in Spanish and English-language television news. I've worked for Univision, Telemundo, CNN en Español and Los Angeles Fox and UPN stations before diving into a convergence model at the San Jose Mercury News. I was president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists from 2004 to 2006, and inducted into the Hall of Fame in August of 2016. As an online news manager, I was West Coast Web Editor for impreMedia and Managing Editor of IntersectionsSouthLA.org. In addition to running Media Moves, which I founded in June of 2007, I'm a regular contributor to Forbes and also do freelance work as writer, reporter and producer.
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