Burr named Washington producer of “News Nation”

Thomas Burr has been appointed Washington producer of “News Nation,” a new nightly newscast airing on WGN America, reports Politico. Burr joins from the Salt Lake Tribune where he worked for more than 18 years, starting as a reporter. He also held the post of Washington bureau chief at the Tribune. Burr was also president […]

WGN America to launch newscast, announces new anchor team

WGN America will be launching a new newscast “News Nation,” which will be led by anchors Joe Donlon, Marni Hughes and Rob Nelson. The newscast is set to debut on Sept. 1. The new program will air from 8 to 11 p.m. and is a gamble by WGN America and parent company Nexstar Media Group […]