CBS knew they made a huge error giving Letterman's show to Stephen Colbert. The ratings were in the tank until Trump became a serious contender and President. Now his nightly rants on Trump are bringing big numbers. Megyn Kelly became a household name when Trump went to war with the Barbie doll host. She just got a mega deal with the Peacock network. They both can thank Don the Con.
The daughter of KPTV President Herbert Mayer, 14 year old Sandra was the first local & live image transmitted on KPTV owned by the Empire Coil Company. This was the first UHF station in the country and an NBC affiliate.
Photo taken 1961. Koin TV starts a new half hour news show, Newscene, at 5:45 p.m. I can't identify the broadcaster on far left. Center is weatherman Bob Lynott and sports director Johnny Carpenter. Chuck Foster is the anchor.