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Hail (and Rain, and Snow…) to the Chief

  Rachel Frank has been promoted to Chief Meteorologist at FOX61. She joined the station in 2008 and currently appears on the 4, 5, 10...

Viggy Gets a Biggie

A story by the Hartford Courant's Neil Vigdor has gone national. He tracked down Amy Lappos, who had posted on Facebook about an uncomfortable...

Good News for Local News

The Knight Foundation has announced a $1 million investment in LION, the Local Independent Online News publishers association, of which CTNewsJunkie, CT Mirror and...

Connecticut Prison Program Featured on 60 Minutes

Great story on 60 Minutes about the Cheshire Correctional Institute and a prison reform program that former Governor Malloy imported from Germany which emphasizes...

New Communicators

Congressman John Larson's (D-First District) office has made some staff moves and they include a new Communications Director: Mary Yatrousis. Kevin Rivera will serve...

Spring Break

The Laurel is taking a few days off. We'll be back on Monday, April 1st.

Sunday Talk

Face the State WFSB 8:30a.m. Host: Dennis House   The Lamont proposals: Guests: Bob Stefanowski, former candidate for governor Ryan Drajewicz, Lamont chief of staff College cheating scandal: Guest: Skakel McCooey, Yale Daily...
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30 Rich Years

The Fox61 Newsroom celebrates Sports Director Rich Coppola on 30 years at the station. Congrats, Rich!

Nexstar Selling Fox 61

Nexstar, which owns Connecticut TV stations WTNH and Fox61, is selling 61 to Virginia company TEGNA.  The deal is contingent on Nexstar closing on its...

The King and The Doctor

Josh King, a former Clinton White House aide, worked in communications at The Hartford before leaving us for NYC.  In all his spare time...