BuzzFeed News hires Betts as breaking news reporter

BuzzFeed News has hired Anna Betts as a breaking news reporter, based in New York City. Recently, Betts interned at Spectrum, where she wrote breaking news and national stories. Her freelance work has appeared in The Washington Post, The Verge and The Village Voice. Her photography has been published by BuzzFeed News, i-D Magazine Vice […]

O’Brien named state Capitol reporter at Nashville’s ABC affiliate

WKRN-TV Ch. 2, an ABC affiliate in Nashville has hired Chris O’Brien as state Capitol reporter. Recently, he was a multimedia journalist at Spectrum. He previously served as a multimedia journalist/anchor at WUFT-TV Ch. 5, a PBS member station in Florida. Additionally, he interned at CBS News, WCJB-TV Ch. 20, an ABC/CW Plus affiliate in […]

Spectrum launches local news app

Spectrum Networks has launched Spectrum News in Hawaii, a new local news platform which will be available for its Island customers. The platform will be made available through the Spectrum News app, which will include a mix of local and community news, politics, sports and weather specifically about Hawaii. A team of six digital journalists […]

A promotion for Spectrum News journo Hall

Spectrum News has promoted Logan Hall to the post of senior producer for “Your Morning” on Spectrum News 1 SoCal in Southern California. Previously, he served as a producer. Prior to joining Spectrum in 2019, Hall served as a production intern, associate producer and then as a producer at KTLA in Los Angeles. He was […]

Spectrum News hires Lashley as reporter

Noelle Lashley has joined Spectrum News 1 team as a reporter in Greensboro, NC. She comes from KHQ-TV, an NBC-affiliated television station. She has also worked as a morning reporter/MMJ for Wake Up Montana, a statewide newscast. She has also interned at WMBF-TV, NBC-affiliate licensed to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and WGXA, Fox/ABC-affiliated television station. […]

Nash joins Spectrum as multimedia journalist

Spectrum has tapped Jade Nash as a multimedia journalist. She joins from Chicago Access Network Television, where she was most recently an anchor/reporter. She was also a digital reporter at Redacted Magazine and has also interned at WPXI-TV. Nash has a M.S. in broadcast journalism from Northwestern University, where she worked as a student reporter.

Spectrum News names Jones Washington reporter

Reuben Jones will be moving to D.C. after four years in Charlotte to become a Washington reporter for Spectrum News. He will be focusing on Spectrum stations in NC, but will also be reporting for Spectrum stations around the country. The Emmy-winning reporter was based in Charlotte working as a reporter/MMJ/fill-in-anchor at Spectrum. He was […]

Spectrum seeks spring writing intern

Spectrum is seeking an intern to report and write articles for its site. This is an excellent opportunity for a beginning science journalist to cover the fast-moving field of autism. The internship is expected to start in mid-January 2021 and will last 3-4 months. You will learn how to report and write articles that educate, […]

Spectrum hires Shipp as part of expanding coverage

Brett Shipp has joined Spectrum as it expands its hyperlocal TV news coverage to North Texas. He is the owner and principal of Brett Shipp Media, LLC, which investigates, advocates and communicates media strategy and crisis communication. He was also an investigative reporter at WFAA and KDFW-TV Fox 4 Dallas-Fort Worth. At WFAA, Shipp won […]

Spectrum seeks editor-in-chief

Spectrum is hiring an editor-in-chief to lead its award-winning news team. In this role, you will be overseeing stories including breaking and conference news, articles based on peer-reviewed papers, op-eds by both scientists and autistic people, award-winning deep dives, data viz and interactives, podcasts and videos. Other responsibilities include overall management of the team, community […]