INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - Steve Bray, News Director for WISH-TV has announced Jeff Mulligan as assistant news director of 24-Hour News 8. Mulligan is currently the assistant news director at KFVS-TV, the CBS affiliate in Cape Girardeau, MO.
“We are thrilled to have Jeff joining our newsroom,” said Bray. “His knowledge, experience and journalistic integrity will continue to build on our already strong foundation and our mission to bring the very best news coverage to our viewers.”
Prior to being the assistant news director at KFVS, Mulligan was the executive producer for WDAF, in Kansas City, MO, where he served previously as producer for their morning and late newscasts. He began his news producing career right here in Indiana at WTWO, in Terre Haute.
"I'm looking forward to joining the 24-Hour News 8 team,” said Mulligan. “I'm ready to roll up my sleeves and get to work serving the viewers of Central Indiana."
For his outstanding efforts in news producing, Mulligan has received “Best Newscasts” honors from the Kansas City Press Club and the Illinois Broadcasters Association. Over the years, he has distinguished himself with a breadth of television experience, ranging from producing to production and anchoring to operations. Mulligan is a graduate of Southern Illinois University Carbondale and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Radio/Television Sales and Management.
A winter weather advisory is in effect for Central Indiana through Friday night. Southern counties will be under a winter storm warning beginning Thursday night through Friday night.
Employees at some Indianapolis fast food restaurants took part in a 100-city strike Thursday morning.
Crews in Indianapolis and around Central Indiana are gearing up for this upcoming winter weather event.