ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Tracy Sabo, a veteran journalist with CNN, has been named the new KTUU-TV Channel 2 news director, general manager Andy MacLeod announced on Monday.
Sabo comes to Alaska from Dallas, Tx and a 19-year career with CNN, where she produced both domestic and international coverage. She has worked as the national assignment editor and as a CNN radio anchor at the network's headquarters in Atlanta, Ga.
"Channel 2 News has a tremendous reputation, both inside and outside Alaska for its comprehensive news coverage," Sabo said. "KTUU's news-gathering style parallels my work at CNN in many ways, and I look forward to advancing and enhancing the great tradition of news excellence at Channel 2."
Sabo brings new experience and a love for Alaska with her. She's has visited much of the state while on assignment for CNN, and she has spent many personal vacations here.