KTBC in Austin Cuts Investigative Unit

By Andrew Gauthier 

Austin 360

Fox Austin, KTBC, has laid off its “7 on Your Side” unit.

Casualties of hard economic times, six full time positions were cut last week according to a source who asked to be referred to only as a station spokesperson due to FOX policy: two graphic artist technicians, three camera operators and one investigative producer were let go.

“In addition to that, investigative reporter Chris Coffey‘s contract was not renewed,” the spokesperson confirmed. More…