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KOB News

Channel 4 News Albuquerque Live

KOB News LogoKOB News is a US TV channel based in Albuquerque that operates at virtual CH 4. Under the ownership of Hubbard Broadcasting based in Saint Paul, KOB 4 serves the entire area of Albuquerque, as well as Santa Fe’s state capital. The station serves the audience through several means of media including cable networks, satellites, and TV antennas. Moreover, viewers can also have KOB live at, as well as over the official mobile app. KOB TV runs its news telecast with a branding KOB Eyewitness News 4. KOB 4 News offers News, Local Content, KOB Weather, Political Coverage, Baloon Fiesta, Community Coverage, 4 Links, Traffic, and Live Sport. In its local section discover Albuquerque News, New Mexico News, Four Croner, SE New Mexico, Santa Fe & Northern NM, and SW New Mexico.

Get news of all types including KOB Breaking News, 4 Investigates, US/International News, ABC 4ward, Science & Nature, Technology, Coronavirus, Business, Strange & Odd, and Health News in the station’s news section. Explore Interactive Radar, Weather Forecast, Cameras, Closings & Delays, KOB 4 Weather App, Current Temperatures, and more at the KOB Weather section. Grab New Mexico Politics, New Mexico Legislature, and Eye on New Mexico in the KOB 4 Politics section. Enjoy the latest Sports News, UNM Lobos, High Schools Games, Baseball, Football, College Sports, and Basketball at the KOB Sports section.

However, don’t miss out on traffic reports with Traffic Map, Waze Traffic App, I-25 Traffic Cams, North New Mexico Traffic Cams, and I-40 Traffic Cams. Meanwhile, KOB TV 4 Community Coverage includes DIY Friday with Daniella, True Heroes, Local Steals & Deals, Share 4, Mornings, Skilled 4 Work, True Heroes, KOB 4 Kids, Parade of Pets Photos, Evens Calendar, KOBF Scholarship, KOBR Scholarship, and Events Calendar.

KOB 4 Live Stream

Internet live stream has now become an integral part of media these days. Almost all the TV channels offer live streaming of their services on digital platforms including the official website and mobile app. However, there are some third-party streaming services that provide the crisp live streaming feature of these TV channels. Similarly, KOB live stream is available here on Live News Globe. With just a single click or tap, enjoy the unlimited HD transmission of KOB News.

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General FAQs

What channel is NBC in Albuquerque? What channel is NBC in Albuquerque New Mexico?

NBC programming in Albuquerque, New Mexico comes on KOB 4 News at Virtual CH 4. NBC programming is a part of KOB TV Schedule and Channel 4 Albuquerque airs several popular shows including Today with Hoda and Jenna, Early Today, The Kelly Clarkson Show, Judge Judy, and The Rachel Ray Show.

Is Steve Stucker leaving?

Steve Stucker still works at KOB News as a Meteorologist. There isn’t any news or information confirming the statement that Steve Stucker is leaving. He reports the weather on the station’s Eyewitness News 4 Today that airs from 4:30 am to 7 am from Monday to Friday. Stucker has been covering mornings for more than twenty years and he has been forecasting NM Mexico weather longer than any other meteorologist on the TV.

Stucker claimed various awards while working for KOB TV weather team. Readers of Albuquerque have voted Stucker Favorite Meteorologist and Favorite TV Personality for consecutive 10 years. Moreover, he received the TV Personality and Forecaster award from the Readers of Alibi for 9 consecutive years. Publications including IQ Magazine, Albuquerque Journal, and others have nominated and awarded Steve with Favorite TV Personality awards.

How old is Casey Torres?

Casey Torres Age

According to Casey Torres’ date of birth i.e. 1994, she is 27 years old. Casey is a US TV broadcaster who serves KOB 4 News as a Morning News personality. She has been a part of the channel since February 2018. She started as a Reporter and Multimedia Journalist at the stations Roswell Bureau in February 2018 and was eventually promoted to full-time reporter and MMJ in August 2018.

Prior to that, Casey was an Associate Producer in November 2016, and before that she was a Temprompter in September 2016 in the same channel. Torres also worked at UTRG News as a General Manager in June 2016. She did a BS Broadcast Journalism at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in 2016.

Why did Shar Spalding leave?

Shar Splading Story

Shar Spalding was a Weather Anchor and Meteorologist at KOB Albuquerque. She joined the weather team in September 2001. However, in April 2016, Spalding decided to step down from her services. She took retirement from not only KOB News but the entire media industry. After leaving the industry, Shar joined Battelle, Boeing as a Public Relations Specialist in June 2016. But, she worked there for only one year before started working as a Real Estate Agent at the Coldwell Banker Legacy in September 2017. She is the new addition to the Real Estate Agents in New Mexico. So, if you have a house to sell or are you looking for a new home to live in the area, contact Shar Spalding.

Shar completed BA in Fine Arts and Communication/Journalism in 1995 at The University of New Mexico. She acquired a Meteorology degree at the Mississippi State University in 2004. KCBD News was the first channel where Spalding worked as a Meteorologist after leaving the University. She joined the station in 2000. After working there for 1 year and two months, Shar joined KOB News New Mexico in September 2001.

KOB News Team

Whether it is breaking news or a political interview, a top story from the suburbs, or a discussion on a local event, KOB News Team covers everything that matters to you and your family. The team involves Colton Shone, Steve Stucker, Tessa Mentus, Daniella Todesco, Chris Ramirez, Brianna Wilson, Kai Porter, and others. Every member of the news team has investigative and artistic traits in their personality. They handle the situation with a cool head and deliver the most relevant and necessary piece of information to the public.

KOB News reporters are credible and exhibit such personality that makes people believe in them and trust them. Plus, they are confident and courageous. These characteristics are the important part of being a reporter. Furthermore, they have an element of curiosity in their character which makes them ideal for the job. Because curiosity is what pushes a person to their limits. If a journalist is curious, they will definitely look at the story from the perspective which can bring the best results.

Colton Shone: Investigative Reporter and Morning Anchor at KOB News

Colton ShoneColton Shone is a news anchor and investigative journalist at KOB 4 News who has been a part of the station since November 2015. He covers the mornings from 4:30 am to 7 am. Moreover, he also handles the station’s investigative department. Other duties are conducting reports for the Pay it Forward section of the channel, producing and anchoring a half-an-hour news program Eye on New Mexico that telecasting every Sunday morning, providing special coverage for 10 pm news, and interacting with the fans on several social media handles. Colton Shone studies Business Journalism at Fudan University in 2010. He also studied BA in Mass Communication at Arizona State University in 2011.

Other than being a part of KOB Channel 4, Shone also conducts a podcast known as Native America with Colton Shone since July 2018. In the podcast, Colton conducts an interview with the featured guests who are a big shot in multiple US industries such as Film, Journalism, Fashion, and others.

Colton’s Career

Before KOB 4 News, Colton was an Anchor and Reporter at Tucson News Now, where he managed an anchor position for KOLD News 13 during weekends at 5:30 pm and 10 pm. Plus, he also conducted a 9 pm news service on Fox 11. Shone was also responsible for selecting top stories for reporting team, managing social media content and national news feed, and helped producers in producing the programs. Colton also fill-in an anchor role for Tucson News Nows 4.5 hour long morning news telecasts.

More About Colton’s Career

Prior to that, he was a reporter at KPHO – A Meredith Corporation from October 2010 to October 2013. There, Colton used to maintain and produce trust in sources, break stories, and investigate the headlines more deeply. He was also in charge of pitching top stories that highlighted accountability. From January 2009 to December 2012, Shone was a Freelance Reporter at Navajo Times. During these four years, Colton conducted Navajo-focused stories in the metro region of Phoenix. Before that, Colton was a Special Projects Reporter at Eight, Arizona PBS from July

2010 to September 2011. He worked there for 1 year and 3 months. In January 2018, Shone joined KTAR FM as an Anchor and Reporter. He used to anchor evening newscasts as well as the weekend news service, conducted top general assignments, and used Adobe Audition editing software and other software for the work. Colton was also a Stringer at ABC Radio from 2009 to 2011, where he covered national affairs for the national news outlet in the Phoenix-metropolitan region. Shone started his career at ABC 15 as a Scripps Howard Scholar in January 2010.

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KOB 4 Weather Team

Weather reporting has become an integral part of any news channel in the United States since the weather in the country remains unstable mostly. Therefore, KOB Albuquerque also understands a need for accurate and authentic weather reporting in the area in order to maintain its excellence in the competitive market. KOB New Mexico has a skilled team of weather anchors and reporters who read the weather radar with conduct a thorough weather reporting based on the information collected from the equipment. Viewers can always rely on the quality of weather reporting provided by a talented team of meteorologists. The two-person weather team consists of Ivan Cabrera and Eddie Garcia.

Eddie Garcia: Meteorologist at KOB TV Weather

Eddie GarciaEddie Garcia started working at KOB News Albuquerque as a General Assignment Reporter in 2010. However, after two years, Garcia switched his field and started conducted weather reporting as a meteorologist in 2021. Eddie runs a series You Asked 4 It that is all about featuring creative and scientific means of answering the questions asked by the audience. Garcia works on a series with an element of hope that one day it will become so popular in New Mexico and promote science literacy to everyone. Eddie Garcia completed a degree in Communications from Midland College in 2007. Garcia claimed several awards based on his reporting of tornadoes, hurricanes Ike and Katrina, floods, wildfires, and more. Eddie has always been in New Mexico since his family continues to live in this state forever. Plus, he also acquired a Braodcast Meteorology degree at Mississippi State University.

Garcia was 17 when he stepped into his professional TV Career. His first TV station was KMLM News in Midland Texas. However, it was the work behind the scenes. He did the same job in the next station KEYE TV as a Production Assistant which Eddie joined in June 2001. After working there for 3 years, Eddie decided to hop into reporting career at KOSA TV in April 2005 as a news photographer.

Eddie’s Hobbies and Personal Life

Garcia loves to hike the mountains of Sandias, visits natural springs in C or T and explores different restaurants in Santa Fe. Eddie is also passionate about ski resorts and camping during the winter season. Other than the Meteorology degree Garcia also inherits a degree in Journalism at The University of Texas of The Permian Basin. For the last 15 years. Eddy has been working with some amazing weather personalities and gathering experience. Moreover, he also likes to study and research weather in the field. Garcia feels proud in predicting the weather conditions in New Mexico and feels proud working hand-in-hand with the wonderful team of weather anchors and reporters in the state.

KOB 4 Mobile Apps

Mobile apps are a great way to reach out to the audience since every person, these days, possesses a cellphone and likes to explore different types of applications on mobile. Kob 4 News introduces the news app KOB 4 Eyewitness News for the news and reporting purpose and the weather app KOB 4 Weather New Mexico for the weather updates in the area.

Find what’s hot including the Albuquerque News, Breaking News, KOB 4 Live, Sports transmission, Weather Coverage, and Traffic updates on KOB 4 Eyewitness News App. Moreover, users can read exciting top stories that are both engaging and informative. They can also explore other sections such as US News, World News, KOB live stream, and much more.

Satellite Van for KOB News
Satellite Van for KOB News | Source: official website

The station’s weather app KOB 4 Weather Weather New Mexico is an ultimate source of weather transmission in the area. The app provides severe weather information, local weather forecast, current weather conditions, hourly forecast, live Albuquerque/Santa Fe storm tracking, interactive radar, and whatnot. Users can also get the weather updates based on the current GPS location or saved location.

KOB TV News Programming

The table below covers the entire KOB TV Schedule. The list involves popular TV shows such as Access Hollywood, Eyewitness News 4 at 10 pm, Law and Order: Organized Crime, Days of our Lives, The Kelly Clarkson Show, and more. Viewers can watch these shows on different digital platforms including Hulu, Amazon Prime, Apple TV, and Chromecast.

Eyewitness News 4 at 10:00 p.m. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Comics Unleashed The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Law & Order: Organized Crime Early Today Late Night With Seth Meyers Eyewitness News 4 Today at 4:30 a.m.
Today With Hoda and Jenna Days of Our Lives Eyewitness News 4 at Midday Judge Judy
NBC Nightly News With Lester Holt Inside Edition The Rachael Ray Show Dateline NBC The Evil That Watches
1st Look Ordinary Joe Way Leads on to Way Earth Odyssey With Dylan Dreyer Eye on New Mexico
Golf Eyewitness News 4 Weekend Edition The Voice The Blind Auditions Season Premiere Your Move With Andy Stanley Better Decisions
Open House NYC Cars.TV Weather Gone Viral Meet the Press
Sunday Today NFL Football One Team: The Power of Sports Eyewitness News 4 Special Edition
Entertainers With Byron Allen Early Today To Be Announced New Amsterdam We’re in This Together
La Brea Pilot Chicago P.D. Rage Access Hollywood Chicago Fire

About KOB News

KOB News aired its first programming on 29 November 1948. The license to initiate the channel was acquired by Albuquerque Journal and Tom Pepperday on the second try. Pepperday also used to own a radio network KOB 770 AM. It was the first channel to start operations in New Mexico. However, it was the third TV network to lie between the West Coast and the Mississippi River in Fort Worth. NBC Albuquerque used to broadcast the programming from all the four major US broadcasting networks i.e. ABC, NBC, DuMont, and CBS. KOB Channel 4 studios are situated just west side of downtown in the Broadcast Plaza. Meanwhile, its transmitter lies in the east side of Albuquerque on Sandia Crest.

Tel: 1-844-562-4639
Tower Location: Sandia Crest, east of Albuquerque
Brand Name: KOB 4

Coverage Map

KOB News Coverage Map
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Trevelyan Cosmo
Trevelyan Cosmo
A professional writer since 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Economics, Trevelyan Cosmo ran the creative writing department for the major News Channels until 2019. He then worked as a Senior content writer with, including national newspapers, magazines, and online work. He specializes in economics and broadcasting communications.

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