Central Illinois News Director Changes
WCIA-TV in Champaign has a new News Director: Rich Flesch has taken the role after nearly 10 years as Assistant ND. He's a Millikin University graduate, and also worked at the other Champaign station, WICD. He replaces Andy Miller, who has been promoted to a regional position within the Nexstar system.
In Peoria, WEEK/WHOI's Greg Schieferstein has announced that he's leaving, after about 3 years as News Director. He's going back to a station and position he held once before: News Director at KPVI-TV in Pocatello, Idaho. He has been at 12 stations in 10 states.