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Judy Woodruff coming to Madison

TEMPO Madison is hosting Judy Woodruff, anchor and managing editor of PBS NewsHour, as the keynote speaker for the organization’s 40th Anniversary Gala on Oct. 8. The Gala will be held at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center. “I am thrilled to be taking part in this 40th Anniversary... - MORE -

Get better at stretching time

If you’ve been on the air you’ve no doubt been in a situation where you need to fill time because the next element in the show isn’t ready to go. But are you good at it? RTDNA published an article this week aimed at helping you get better at it.... - MORE -

Nominations open for Young Professional of the Year

Nominations are open for a WBA award to recognize the young professionals forging new paths in broadcasting. The WBA Young Professional of the Year Award seeks to recognize young broadcasters who have made a significant impact on their stations and communities. Nominees must be under the age of 40 at... - MORE -

Column: Outsiders can’t block records access

Wisconsin’s open records law is most often used by requesters seeking to obtain records from a government agency. But occasionally it works in reverse, allowing someone to block the release of records to a requester. The Wisconsin Supreme Court has recently affirmed important limits on such efforts. Ironically, it was... - MORE -

WITI-TV names news director

Brandice Bailey is the new vice president and news director of WITI-TV in Milwaukee. Bailey will oversee all editorial, business, and administrative functions for WITI-TV. “Brandice has the experience and strategic vision to lead WITI FOX6 to further success,” said Vice President and General Manager, Chuck Steinmetz. Bailey was the assistant news... - MORE -

Local TV stations increasing news

TV broadcasters have been growing the amount of local news service over the last 10 years, according to a recent analysis of Nielsen data conducted by NAB. The findings show that 154,445 local news telecasts aired in November 2021, an increase of nearly 16 percent from November 2016 and 35... - MORE -