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Worked at KTRK abc13
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CBS radio's Dave Barrett wins 3rd Murrow & shares Houston media stories
CBS News radio anchor Dave Barrett reflects on his past Houston radio career Dave Barrett Dave Barrett is one of those Houston broadcasters who has developed a big career. For the last 14 years he's been a CBS News radio anchor in New York. He's also been...
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Bob Allen diagnosed with cancer
Bob Allen announces he's ready to beat his cancer diagnoses Our friend and colleague Bob Allen shares he’s been diagnosed with cancer. It’s a form of T-Cell Lymphoma and Bob is... Posted by KHOU 11 News on  Monday, June 29, 2015 KHOU 11 announced today on ...
Bob Allen announces he's ready to beat his cancer diagnoses
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Mike McGuff to open Houston’s Social Media Day Conference
I will be kicking off the Houston’s Social Media Day Conference next week talking Twitter and Facebook. Do you think I can do the entire speech in 140 characters? Maybe. My speech will include social media tips that can be taken right out of old school bro...
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Karla Barguiarena exits abc13 KTRK
Reporter Karla Barguiarena leaves abc13 KTRK Karla Barguiarena Houston TV viewers are losing Karla Barguiarena for a second time. The abc13 KTRK reporter is leaving the Disney/ABC Television Group after working there since 2013. Hi everyone! I have some ve...
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Jonathan Martinez joins KPRC 2 as weekend anchor
Galveston raised Jonathan Martinez joins KPRC 2 as weekend anchor from KNWA Northwest Arkansas News Jonathan Martinez After Phillip Mena left for the big leagues at ABC News, KPRC 2 is hiring Jonathan Martinez as its new weekend co-anchor alongside of Syan ...
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How did Houston media do during the floods?
Grading the Houston media's response to last week's floods I was on Houston Matters (88.7 KUHF) yesterday grading the media's response to last week's floods. Listen below. Which station did the best/worst during the storm? And what made this coverage dif...
Grading the Houston media's response to last week's floods
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Happy 4th of July!
I saw this celebratory 4th of July post from Dr. Jim Siebert of FOX 26 KRIV and I just knew I had to share it. This wasn't my idea to share, but here is me wishing you a very "Happy 4th of July" and you may begin mocking...now! What can I say, I'm patriotic...
I saw this celebratory 4th of July post from Dr. Jim Siebert of FOX 26 KRIV and I just knew I had to share it.
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Mix 96.5 KHMX drops 'The Atom Smasher Morning Show'
'The Atom Smasher Morning Show' no longer to air on Houston's Mix 96.5 KHMX Shawnda McNeal & Atom Smasher  Atom Smasher posted on his Facebook page that The Atom Smasher Morning Show on Mix 96.5 KHMX is no more. Smasher and co-host Shawnda McNeal came to th...
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Cathy Hernandez joins KPRC 2
Cathy Hernandez joins KPRC 2 from KDVR and KWGN Denver Cathy Hernandez Cathy Hernandez joins KPRC 2 as a temporary reporter from KDVR and KWGN Denver where she's been since April 2014 . It's a return home for the Houston native. In fact, I'm excited to repo...
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Elita Loresca joins KTRK abc13 after LA's KNBC 4
Elita Loresca joins abc13 KTRK as meteorologist after KNBC 4 Los Angeles Elita Loresca Watch out Chita and KHOU , KTRK abc13 is also importing a California meteorologist that will soon be causing a heat wave across Houston TV screens and she's got the reade...
Elita Loresca joins abc13 KTRK as meteorologist from KNBC 4 Los Angeles
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Angela Chen departs KTRK abc13
After less than a year, reporter Angela Chen leaves KTRK abc13 Angela Chen KTRK abc13 reporter Angela Chen has departed the station after arriving in November 2014, but expect to see her elsewhere on the Houston TV dial. The rumor is that Chen will jump to ...
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Houston flood 2015 photos and video
No doubt you've seen a lot of photos and video from the great Houston flood of May 2015. Whatever the name, some lost their lives while others lost their homes. Our prayers go out to all of them. Here are some photos and video I captured Tuesday morning f...
In the Houston flood of May 2015, some lost their lives while others lost their homes. Here are some photos and video I captured Tuesday morning from Highway 288 near downtown which was totally under water to southwest Houston neighborhoods where some homes were flooded.
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TV reporter/multimedia web producer/social media/content marketing/video producer
Employment
  • KTRK abc13
    multimedia web producer/social networker, 2001 - 2009
  • KIAH 39
    freelance reporter, 2010 - 2011
  • KXXV
    reporter/webmaster, 1999 - 2001
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Currently
Houston
Previously
Houston
Story
Tagline
I am a native Houstonian who has an interest in TV news, radio and the Internet.
Introduction
Mike McGuff is a native Houstonian and has been blogging since 2005. He balances his time covering the Houston and Texas radio, television and newspaper media scene plus other interesting news concerning the Bayou City.

Professionally Mike has worked as a multiple Emmy Award winning web and TV producer at KTRK abc13 in Houston, freelance TV reporter at KIAH 39 and as a TV reporter and webmaster at KXXV Channel 25 in Waco/Temple/Killeen. Mike has also consulted KPRC 2 in Houston on social media.

He’s currently producing a documentary on the former Rock 101 KLOL and its continuing legacy. Most importantly, he is a stay at home father.

You can read more about Mike at mikemcguff.com or the username mikemcguff on most social networks.
Bragging rights
Multiple Emmy Award winning TV and web journalist
Education
  • Baylor University
    1995 - 1999
  • Lamar High School
    1991 - 1995
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Male
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mikemcguff, Mike McGuff