| Nov 25, 2013
| 8:35 PM
WBAL-TV is bringing in a new anchorman next month, and that will mean change in one of the most stable weekday news lineups in the country.
Jason Newton, a Baltimore native and 36-year-old anchorman at WISN-TV in Milwaukee, will join WBAL next week...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 4:16 AM
At 7:23 p.m. Thursday, viewers of WBAL-TV and listeners of WBAL radio saw and heard Gerry Sandusky and his Baltimore Ravens broadcast partners Stan White and Qadry Ismail talking about the game against the Atlanta Falcons that was to start in seven...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Miri Marshall, a weathercaster at KCEN-TV in central Texas, will join WBAL-TV Aug. 22, as part of the station's weather team, general manager Dan Joerres said Tuesday.
Marshall fills a role that became vacant when meterologist John Collins retired as...
| May 28, 2013
| 1:49 PM
There was no doubt about which Baltimore station was the one to turn to in the immediate wake of the CSX train derailment Tuesday afternoon in Baltimore County.
For the first 10 minutes or so, WBAL-TV, the Hearst-owned NBC affiliate, was the only...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 8:39 PM
Ron Smith, who came to Baltimore 38 years ago as a weekend TV anchorman but found his greatest success on radio as WBAL's "Voice of Reason," died Monday night of pancreatic cancer at his home in Shrewsbury, Pa.. He was 70.
Mr. Smith spent more than 26...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 3:35 PM
The Baltimore Ravens and Hearst Broadcasting announced a new deal Sunday night that will keep the team on WBAL radio and television for the next five years.
Given the incredibly strong media performanance of all things Ravens locally and nationally,...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 2:11 PM
The public is invited to attend a memorial service Jan. 17 for WBAL's Ron Smith, Baltimore radio's longtime "Voice of Reason," who died of pancreatic cancer Dec. 19.
The service, to be held at Goucher College's Kraushaar Auditorium, will include...
| Jan 10, 2012
Every Sunday during football season, five neighbors in Woodberry gather at Josh and Valerie Griffin's house to watch their beloved Baltimore Ravens on television.
Lately, the neighbors — Nick Schauman, the Griffins and Jason and Marcy Daly —...
| May 4, 2012
| 4:05 PM
If you want to get a real sense of a TV newsroom's priorities and values beyond all the "we're on your side" hype, check it out in times of stress.
Stress is defined here as major stories breaking or unfolding at a time when there is an extra emphasis on...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 6:18 PM
"Monday Night Football" will open its 43rd season at M&T Bank Stadium with several new wrinkles. There will be a two-man instead of three-man booth with Mike Tirico doing play-by-play and Jon Gruden on analysis.
One of the biggest changes will be on...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 8:02 AM
Dave Durian, a fixture on Baltimore radio for more than 22 years, is stepping down as anchor of WBAL's morning drive-time news program effective Aug. 31, he told listeners Wednesday during his show. He has been with the 50,000-watt station since 1988....
| Jan 15, 2012
| 3:36 PM
Property records show that an Abingdon home that was the site of a fatal fire Saturday belonged to a man named John Youngblood.
Officials have not released the identity of the victim or the cause of the fire. Neighbors told WBAL-TV that Youngblood had...