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WBAL-TV adding new anchor
WBAL-TV adding new anchor

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 and take on anchoring duties alongside Mindy Basara at 5 a.m., 6 a.m. and 7 a.m. weekdays starting Dec. 16. His arrival will result in Stan Stovall leaving mornings, where he has co-anchored the last nine years, according to station management. Stovall will remain as co-anchor at 5 p.m. while taking over from Rod Daniels at 11 p.m. alongside Donna Hamilton starting Dec. 30. Daniels, the dean of Baltimore anchormen, will continue to co-anchor...

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