On December 7, 2018, Dispatch Broadcast Group president and WTHR general manager Larry Delia commented to the Indianapolis Business Journal that the company may consider buying divested Nexstar Media Group stations as Nexstar readies to buy Tribune Media. He makes his debut on Monday, Oct. 26.
Prior to his move to Columbus, Andrew was the 5, 6 & 11 anchor at WTOL 11 in Toledo, Ohio, weekend morning anchor at WAPT in Jackson, Mississippi, Southeast Desk Coordinator at CNN in Atlanta, GA, Assignment Editor at WSB-TV in Atlanta, GA and Traffic Reporter for several radio stations in the competitive Atlanta market.
Tucker is currently director of news at Newport’s WKRC Cincinnati, a position he has held since 2001. , sorted by primary channel network affiliations, "In an era of TV merger mania, WTHR still standing pat", "Wolfe family sells broadcast group, including WBNS-TV, for $535 million", "TEGNA Completes Acquisition of Dispatch Broadcast Group’s Leading, Top Ranked Stations in Indianapolis, IN and Columbus, OH", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Dispatch_Broadcast_Group&oldid=981435155, Defunct broadcasting companies of the United States, Companies based in the Columbus, Ohio metropolitan area, Mass media companies disestablished in 2019, All Wikipedia articles written in American English, Articles with unsourced statements from January 2020, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 2 October 2020, at 08:57. Thank you for signing up to Broadcasting & Cable. "I've been extremely blessed to work at a legacy television station for almost 20 years," Tucker said. On April 24, 2013, former WBNS-TV news director John Cardenas was named president and general manager of the station and vice president of broadcast news for the Dispatch Broadcast Group.
Andrew Kinsey is joining Central Ohio’s News Leader as co-anchor of 10TV’s 5, 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts. Please refresh the page and try again. The Dispatch Broadcast Group was a media company based in Columbus, Ohio. The move was previously reported in Rick Gevers' Newsletter. Salaries posted anonymously by WBNS-TV employees. Andrew is a talented, experienced journalist who takes a thoughtful approach to every story he covers. He traveled across state lines to report live from presidential visits, natural disasters, a Super Bowl, and civil rights protests. Visit our corporate site. His knowledge of news and of Ohio made him the natural choice to lead the 10TV News HD team.". Connect with friends faster than ever with the new Facebook app. Andrew Kinsey is happy to call the capital city home, joining the 10TV News team at 5, 6 & 11 pm each weeknight. Tucker replaces John Cardenas, who was promoted to vice president and general manager of fellow Dispatch station WTHR Indianapolis following the death of then-GM Jim Tellus. Future US, Inc. 11 West 42nd Street, 15th Floor, Receive mail from us on behalf of our trusted partners or sponsors? The group was a division of the Dispatch Printing Company, former owner of the Columbus Dispatch, and was owned by the Wolfe family since 1929 until its sale to Tegna Inc. in mid-2019.  The Dispatch Broadcast Group included the WBNS television (CBS-affiliate WBNS-TV) and radio (WBNS (AM) and WBNS-FM) stations in Columbus, the Ohio News Network, and NBC-affiliate WTHR television in Indianapolis formerly (WLW-I) which was purchased in 1975. What's On This Weekend in TV Sports (Oct. 30-Nov. 1), Sports, 2020 Election News Are Driving TV Ad Impressions in Q3, House Dems Unsure of Facebook's Commitment to Election Security.