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Newsroom Hotline: (956) 723-5161

KGNS-TV / DT Channel 8.1
120 W. Del Mar Blvd.
Laredo, Texas 78041

Phone: (956) 727-8888
Fax: (956) 267-8649




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Mike Smith
Interim General Manager

Juan Cue
Local Sales Manager

Dan Delgado
News Director

Tabatha Palacios
Business Manager

Ramiro Saucedo
Creative Services Director

Jose Luis Salinas
Production Manager

David York
Chief Engineer

News Team:

Alejandra Cano
Assignment Desk

Matt McGovern
Web / Social Media Producer

Justin Reyes
Web / Social Media Producer

Noraida Negron
Morning Show Anchor / Executive Producer | Bio

Lizanne Shectman
Morning Show Producer

Ramiro Hernandez
Morning Show Editor

James Johnson
Multi-Media Journalist / Weekend Anchor | Bio

Christian von Preysing
Multi-Media Journalist | Bio

Valerie Gonzalez
Multi-Media Journalist

Justin Earley
5 p.m. 6 p.m. & 10 p.m. Anchor, Managing Editor | Bio

Ann Hutyra
5 p.m. 6 p.m. & 10 p.m. Anchor, Executive Producer | Bio

Richard "Heatwave" Berler
Chief Meteorologist | Bio

Omar Anzaldua
5 p.m. & 10 p.m. Producer

Sports Team:

Ryan Bailey
Sports Director | Bio

Renee Santos
Weekend Sports Anchor/Multi-Media Journalist | Bio

Sales Team:

Patty Kirby
Account Executive

Elvia Garcia
Account Executive

Mike Rooney
Account Executive

Veronica Trevino
Account Executive

Donato Volpe
Account Executive

Soraya Canavati
Account Executive

Lina Castillo
Account Executive

Victoria Young
Promotions Director

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