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Jul 09, 2020, 10:31 ET Angelica Rosas McDaniel Joins Litton Entertainment as Executive VP, Strategy

A former CBS executive vice president of daytime programs is joining the premier producer of daytime educational and informational (E&I) programming, ...


Jun 18, 2020, 12:04 ET "Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien" Special on COVID-19 To Air Beginning June 19th on Hearst Television Stations

"OUTBREAK: The First Response," a one-hour special presentation of "Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien" addressing the COVID-19 crisis, will air...


May 12, 2020, 12:01 ET Hearst Television Salutes Its Stations For Earning 31 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards

Hearst Television stations around the country have been honored with 32 regional Edward R. Murrow Awards from the Radio Television Digital News...


Dec 05, 2019, 12:08 ET Jeff Rossen Joins Hearst Television; Group Picks Up Rossen Reports Franchise

America's consumer champion is joining forces with one of the country's most highly honored TV station groups. Award-winning NBC News veteran Jeff...


Oct 09, 2019, 10:05 ET Hearst Television To Explore Issues That Matter To Voters In Every State

Hearst Television Inc., with a presence in 26 TV markets reaching into 39 states -- including top television stations in Florida, Iowa, New...


Sep 18, 2019, 12:09 ET Hearst Television Moves to Impressions-Based Selling of Local Television Advertising Inventory

Hearst Television, a local television leader serving media markets across 39 states, announced today that its stations will immediately begin...


Apr 29, 2019, 14:57 ET Hearst Television Receives NAB's Service To America Award In Recognition Of Election Coverage

Hearst Television has been honored with the National Association of Broadcasters' 2019 Service to America Award for Television, in the Ownership...


Apr 25, 2019, 15:49 ET Hearst Television Stations Earn 26 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards For Journalistic Excellence

Hearst Television stations around the country have been honored with 26 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards from the Radio Television Digital News...


Dec 12, 2018, 13:45 ET Hearst Television to Spotlight People and Efforts Across America Working to Unite Communities

Hearst Television will launch a year-long 2019 initiative to investigate, chronicle and study undertakings across the country focused on uniting...


Nov 19, 2018, 11:49 ET Local Television Remains Most Trusted News Source Per Smith-Geiger Study for Hearst Television

The overwhelming majority of adults aged 18-49 consider local television to be the most trusted source of news and information, according to a...


Sep 24, 2018, 10:32 ET Hearst Television Launches Hearst Anyscreen, A Private Marketplace For Connected TV Advertising

Hearst Television Inc. has launched Hearst Anyscreen, an over-the-top (OTT) advertising platform which combines preferred access to Hearst-owned...


Sep 11, 2018, 11:24 ET Hearst Television Launches Show For Facebook Watch

Hearst Television Inc., expanding the platforms for its award-winning local and regional news and feature content, has launched a series for Facebook ...


Apr 25, 2018, 02:00 ET "Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien," America's #1-Rated Syndicated Political TV Show, Adds Markets, Boosts Reach to 90% of US

Hearst Television's acclaimed weekly political magazine show "Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien" is expanding its reach. Effective September 2018...


Sep 12, 2017, 11:18 ET Soledad O'Brien To Host Live Primetime Special On America's Opioid Crisis September 13 Across Hearst Television Group

To help focus attention on a growing national crisis, Hearst Television will televise a live primetime one-hour special across its station group...


Sep 07, 2017, 17:07 ET "Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien," America's #1-Rated New Weekend Political Show, Renewed for Fall 2017

Hearst Television's acclaimed weekly political magazine show "Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien" – of which O'Brien is host and producer – has been ...


Sep 01, 2017, 14:29 ET Hearst Television Stations Raise More Than $4 Million for Harvey Relief

Through telethons and other fundraising outreach, viewers of Hearst Television stations have contributed $4.1 million for American Red Cross programs ...


Apr 26, 2017, 20:26 ET Hearst Television Stations Available Again On DISH Network

Hearst Television announced today that the signals for its 30 television stations have been restored on DISH Network. "We are grateful to once again...


Apr 13, 2017, 10:45 ET "Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien" Delivers Top Ratings

Hearst Television's acclaimed weekly political magazine show "Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien" expands its reach this week to 85% coverage of the ...


Mar 14, 2017, 09:16 ET Hearst Television Posts Open Letter To DISH Subscribers

The following letter to DISH Network subscribers was posted to Hearst Television stations' websites: To DISH Subscribers: As Hearst Television...


Jan 11, 2017, 08:50 ET Hearst Television to Address America's Opioid Crisis with Special Multiplatform Initiative "State of Addiction"

Hearst Television has announced a year-long multi-platform news and investigative series examining an epidemic ravaging communities across America....


Aug 16, 2016, 09:37 ET Hearst Television Teams With Award Winning Journalist Soledad O'Brien For Weekly Political Magazine "Matter of Fact"

Hearst Television has partnered with journalist and producer Soledad O'Brien for its acclaimed political magazine program, "Matter of Fact." The...


May 06, 2016, 10:17 ET Hearst Television Names Journalism Fellowship For Former Executive Fred Young; Selects Students For 2016 Program

Hearst Television has formally named its journalism fellowship program in honor of its longtime top news executive, Fred Young, who retired from his...


Apr 22, 2016, 01:04 ET SPJ Awards To Two Hearst Television Stations Cap Week Of Journalism Honors Including 28 Murrows And A Peabody

The Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) today announced it has honored two Hearst Television stations – KCCI-TV, Des Moines, and WDSU-TV, New...


Nov 23, 2015, 10:00 ET Hearst Television Expands Its Award-Winning Political-Coverage Commitment For 2016 Elections

Hearst Television Inc. is significantly expanding and updating its biennial pledge to devote extensive television and digital news coverage of...


Jun 03, 2015, 11:03 ET Dave Kaylor Named To Hearst Television's Newly Created Director of Veteran Recruiting

Dave Kaylor, longtime Director of Engineering at WCVB-TV, Hearst Television's ABC affiliate in Boston, has been appointed to a newly created...