NBC Bay Area, KNTV-TV San Francisco, is launching a new weekday newscast, “NBC Bay Area News at 11AM.” The debut is Monday, September 19th, replacing “Gossip Queens.”
Broadcast veteran Jon Kelley, host of “Today in the Bay,” will anchor the new half-hour newscast with NBC Bay Area’s Marla Tellez. The program will air following NBC’s “Today” show.
“This expansion of NBC Bay Area news allows us to serve our Bay Area viewers with more of the high-quality international, national and local coverage they’ve come to expect from us,” said Jonathan Mitchell, Vice President of News for the NBC O&O. “We’re excited that viewers will be able to join Jon and Marla in mid-day for an update on the day’s most important stories.”