Aaron Abeytia

AARON ABEYTIA
ON AIR: News Anchor

Aaron Abeytia anchors afternoon newscasts on News/Talk 580 & 105.9 KMJ. His primary mission when informing the audience of news and events, is to maintain an objective point of view, and to deliver concise reports, which regard a broad variety of information. Amongst the activities in which a vast portion of his passion reside: speech, writing, literature,…MORE

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Report: 2018 Worst Year for Media Since 2009

FRESNO, Calif. (KMJ) — 2018 was the worst year since the Great Recession for media companies in the U.S. According to new figures from Challenger, Gray and Christmas, media companies planned to cut nearly 15,500 jobs. Nearly 12,000 of those were in news organizations.   Job cuts in the industry were up 281 percent from 2017.…MORE

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Calif. Continuing Its Lengthy Recovery From The Drought

FRESNO, Calif. (KMJ) — A very wet winter is greatly reducing drought conditions in the Golden State. The U.S. Drought Monitor reports that more than 34 percent of the state, including the Sierra Nevada, much of the Central Valley, and the San Francisco Bay Area, is free of any significant dryness.   The monitor says heavy…MORE

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Valley Cities Listed Among the Nation’s Worst in Which to Live

FRESNO, Calif. (KMJ) — Mendota has been ranked the worst city in which to live in the U.S., according to a new 24/7 Wall Street report. The city is home to the smallest share of college graduates, a 49.5 percent poverty rate, and low home values.   Other valley cities listed as the nation’s worst include…MORE