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Spectrum News showcases local football to fans

Spectrum News Albany’s Friday night high school football coverage is not what the Capital Region wants, it’s what the Capital Region needs. The ...
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Watching WTEN could actually give you gas

Got gas? By the end of November, 220 WTEN-TV (News 10 ABC) viewers will have won “free gas” from the Nexstar owned station, ...
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Yankees-Twins game hit rating records, kind of

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’CZITmf3tT6x-hzrjN1SPAQ’,sig:’iYVQ373epEoe4M6I3WNGYoqp3CJJaEDbCBRCOmRgOzM=’,w:’594px’,h:’396px’,items:’845768772′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js Tuesday’s American League wild-card playoff game between the New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins proved to ...
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College Local Media Buzz

Former Siena broadcaster pulled from UVa football coverage for sharing name with Confederate General

BRISTOL, Conn — The former voice of the Siena College men’s basketball team and frequent Time Warner Cable Sports broadcaster Robert Lee has ...
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High School Local Media Buzz

Gloversville radio station to broadcast 12 Section II football games

Gloversville based radio station WENT – 1340 AM and 105.1 FM – will broadcast 12 regular-season Section II football games this season. Here is the ...
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Glens Falls radio station to broadcast 10 Section II football games

WMML, formerly Fox Sports 1230 AM and 97.9 FM will broadcast ten regular-season Section II high school football games this season. The Glens Falls ...
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Local Media Buzz

Fox Sports 980 fires Tred Hulse, ends lone local show

Local sports in the 518 took a beating on Tuesday as Fox Sports 980 pulled the plug on its “Tred Show” in favor ...
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Adirondack Thunder Local Media Buzz

Queensbury native joins Thunder front office

GLENS FALLS —  The Adirondack Thunder announced today that they have hired Nathan Gosline to join their front office in advance of the ...
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WRGB’s Lewis is moving on to Flint

Nearly 23 months after the first installment of WRGB’s ambitious local week night sports show, Upstate Sports Edge, Jason Lewis will spend his ...
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College Local Media Buzz

ON THE MOVE: Times Union’s Iorizzo takes PR job at UAlbany

ALBANY, NY — After 12-years at 645 Albany Shaker Road, Times Union sports editor Pete Iorizzo is heading across town to take an assistant ...
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Thunder play-by-play man named ECHL broadcaster of the year

PRINCETON, NJ – The ECHL announced on Friday that Cameron Close of the Adirondack Thunder is the 2016-17 recipient of the ECHL Broadcaster ...
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Capital Region losing a great sportscaster

Great, a word used so much these days that it lacks impact, doesn’t fully do justice describing the job WTEN Sportscaster Josh Rultenberg ...
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Horse Racing Local Media Buzz

Legendary Times Union sportswriter returns to work

Albany Times Union sportswriter Tim Wilkin and his byline are back in the paper after a two-month absence from the Hearst-owned property. Wilkin, who ...
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WNYT’s creepy baby will give you nightmares and bad dreams

Last night while enjoying my nightcap, the eleven o’clock news, I suddenly had to pinch myself and calm down because I thought I ...
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HACKED: The New York Post’s iPhone App goes rogue and all hell breaks lose

NEW YORK — The New York Post’s mobile app sent out some interesting notifications Saturday evening, claiming all kinds of things. The storm ...
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A chat with former WRGB Sports Director and current ESPN personality Doug Sherman

If you have followed sports in the Capital Region for even a split second of the past 20 years, you are sure to ...
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College Media Buzz

Kyle Young named Coordinator of Athletics Communications for the College of Saint Rose

ALBANY — The College of Saint Rose has a new Coordinator of Athletics Communications, and he’s no stranger to the 518. Kyle Young, ...
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Times Union walks the line, remembers best AHL talent to come through Albany

The greatest paper north of the city has done it again. Sunday, the Hearst-owned publication counted down the top 25 AHL faces to make an impact ...
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Doug Gottlieb is on his way to Fox, but he might end up at Oklahoma State

Seasoned sports media hound Doug Gottlieb is on the move again, this time making the jump to Rupert Murdoch-owned Fox after a five-year run with ...
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WNYT’s Onorato lands full time gig on 104.5 “The Team”

WNYT Sports reporter and weekend anchor Chris Onorato has landed himself a permanent gig on WTMM’s Big Board Sports with Rodger Wyland.  Onorato, an Ithica ...
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Former Capital Region sportscaster to broadcast NCAA Tournament

Turner Sports and CBS Sports have announced their commentary crews for their seventh season of dual coverage of the NCAA Tournament. The stations, ...
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Dutchmen Assistant GM Accepts Position at ESPN

Bristol, CT — Dutchmen Assistant General Manager Robert Galm has formally accepted a position with ESPN as a Production Assistant. Galm, who recently ...
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Post-Gazette considers Patriots the NFL’s “Evil Empire”

Pittsburgh, PA — Ahead of Sunday’s AFC Championship game in Foxboro, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette made headlines of their own for pulling a page from Star ...
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Kelly O’Donnell to leave WRGB for job at Siena

Niskayuna, NY — In the span of 3 months WRGB, formally CBS 6, has seen its veteran sports director leave for a full-time gig ...
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Chris Berman officially retires, kind of

Chris Berman officially retires, kind of

Longtime ESPN broadcaster and studio personality Chris Berman has officially not retired from TV but will take on a much lesser role at the worldwide leader in ...
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