Tegna bought KFMB (San Diego) a year ago and as one station insider told FTVLive, “They’re doing their best to drive the station straight into the ground.”
It looks like Tegna will be hiring a new News Director to help them accomplish that feat. ND Dean Elwood is leaving the station to “pursue other opportunities.”
He was already the ND when Tegna took over and lasted a year before he was told he would be pursuing other opportunities.
Here is the internal memo that was sent to the staff and obtained by FTVLive: