Posts tagged "Local News"

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with This Classic Leprechaun News Clip from Alabama

Back in 2006, camera phone photos were only reserved for special things. Like possible leprechaun sightings.

By: Peggy Truong / March 17, 2015

The Show Must Go On for Weatherman and Inaccurate Weather Map

It’s hard enough doing the weather on local news, but to do it with the wrong temperatures is a whole different ballgame.

By: Peggy Truong / January 29, 2015

Watch: This is Why You Don’t Pair a Weatherman with a Big Dog for a News Broadcast

Edmonton’s very own Mike Sobel recently tried to do a weather broadcast for Global News with a four-legged friend. No one bothered to tell him it was a bad idea.

By: Peggy Truong / October 17, 2014

Watch: Local News Anchors Return with Another Epic Commercial Break Handshake

Five years ago, WGN-TV anchors Robert Jordan and Jackie Bange had a little commercial break fun and broke out into a cute little handshake routine. To date, that video has received nearly 6 million views on YouTube. Last week, the duo returned. With a brand new routine.

By: Peggy Truong / October 13, 2014

Watch: The Best News Bloopers of September 2014

It’s been a pretty wild month for local news. And an even better one for news bloopers.

By: Peggy Truong / September 30, 2014

Watch: Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig Are Better Reporters Than Local News Guy

Young journalists take note: if you’re interviewing talent for a movie he or she is in, watch the movie first. Apparently, this is something foreign to Denver reporter Chris Parente, who talked to Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig about The Skeleton Twins last week.

By: Peggy Truong / September 29, 2014

Please Let The ‘Apparently’ Kid Do All The News

You know when you’re a kid and there’s that one word you love saying over and over again? Mine was “amazing.” Little Noah Ritter’s is “apparently.” Apparently.

By: Peggy Truong / August 5, 2014