Antonio Rodriguez Named Anchor for Telemundo Las Vegas

By Kevin Eck 

Antonio Rodriguez has been named weekday anchor for Noticiero Telemundo Las Vegas (KBLR).

Rodriguez begins his new role on April 15. He rejoins Telemundo Las Vegas following nearly six years as an anchor and reporter for Telemundo 40 Rio Grande Valley (KTLM) in McAllen, Texas.

He was a reporter for KBLR’s consumer protection unit, Responde, from 2014 to 2018 and served as a general assignment reporter and weekend anchor.

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“Antonio is an experienced and talented journalist who knows the Las Vegas community well,” said Johali Carmona, news director for Telemundo Las Vegas. “His extensive background in local news will help us further elevate our commitment to delivering best-in-class news coverage to our community. We are thrilled to welcome him back to Telemundo Las Vegas.”

Rodriguez has also worked in on-air and production roles with Univision Noticias 48 (KNVO) and FOX 2 (KFXV) in McAllen. He began his career in newsroom production and reporting positions for Univision Arizona (KTVW) for nearly six years, beginning in 2000 as an assignment editor.

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