New York-Vermont NBC affiliate names Strzepa 4 p.m. anchor

WPTZ-TV Ch. 5, an NBC affiliate in Plattsburgh, N.Y. that also serves Burlington, Vt., has appointed Liz Strzepa 4 p.m. anchor. Recently, she was an anchor and reporter. Strzepa has been with the Hearst Television TV station for more than eight years, also serving as a news reporter. She worked at the UMass Journalism Department […]

New York state NBC station hires Thurston as 4 p.m. anchor

WPTZ-TV 5, an NBC affiliate in Plattsburgh, N.Y., has tapped Jack Thurston to serve as a 4 p.m. anchor. Since April 2011, he has been a reporter at NBCUniversal. There, Thurston managed the daily operations of the Vermont bureau for NBC 10 Boston and regional cable network NECN. He also oversaw the editorial direction for […]