News

KRDO Newsradio available as an app

KRDO Newsradio 105.5 FM and 1240 AM launched a new state-of-the-art iPhone application in April.  “As we’ve promoted it, on both radio and KRDO NewsChannel 13 the usage has skyrocketed,” said program director Mike Lewis.  In June, there were 249…

Read More

KTVZ dominates with ‘hot’ news story

NewsChannel 21 “Fire Alert Coverage” recently dominated the news in Bend, Oregon, due to a number of big fires in the area.  The station provided great TV coverage informing the public on fire status. Extensive breaking news coverage was also…

Read More

‘Manhunt Monday’ turns up as a KVIA success

In April 2010, kvia.com launched a series of slide shows that featured mug shots released by the El Paso Police Department and the El Paso County Sheriff’s Department.  Kvia.com’s traffic increased 100 percent…which translates to two million page views per…

Read More

‘You go, girl’ – and they did, to the Josephine Expo

Women looking for everything from jewelry to candles to health information found just those and more at the sixth annual Josephine Expo, held October 2 in St. Joseph, Mo.  “You Go Girl” was the theme for this year’s women’s event,…

Read More

KRDO hosts Fall Premiere party

The historical Cheyenne Building in downtown Colorado Springs was the location for the KRDO-TV Fall Premiere Party.  The Phantom Canyon Brewing Co. is located in the Cheyenne Building and their third floor banquet room, overlooking downtown and out towards the…

Read More

Oh, deer! KRDO becomes birthing center

On Thursday, July 8, a fawn was born in front of the “building out back” at KRDO in Colorado Springs.  The mother was nowhere to be seen.  A call to the division of Wildlife assured KRDO employees that the baby…

Read More

KRDO gets in the Race for the Cure

Cheers and tears were the emotions of the day at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in Colorado Springs.  The scenic Garden of the Gods served as the backdrop for the event.  Race promoters were hoping for 7,000…

Read More

Telemundo gets cooking

In reaching out to the Hispanic community in Bend, Oregon, Telemundo Account Manager Julieta Favela created “The Half Time Recipe,” a cooking segment to air during half time of the Mexican soccer games on Telemundo.

Read More

KRDO news goes to the dogs

In an effort to call attention to the plight of countless homeless animals, KRDO’s Morning News took their show to the streets – well, the parking lot, actually – for National Dog Day, August 26.  Local leaders stopped by to…

Read More

KJCT airs Partners Auction

On September 10,  KJCT News 8 broadcast the Partners Auction live from 6 p.m  to 11:30 p.m. The live TV auction is a much-needed annual fundraiser for the Partners of Mesa County Program.  The Partners program offers youth mentoring and…

Read More