Karen Borta

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2013

    Lewisville City Council Effectively Bans Redneck Heaven's "Anything But Clothes" Day

    The Lewisville City Council voted unanimously last night to redefine the city's official definition of nudity, thereby outlawing the body paint, gum balls, and various other non-clothes occasionally used to cover the lady parts of servers at Redneck Heaven. We covered this way too extensively yester ... More >>

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    May 11, 2010

    The Top 10 Hottest TV Women in Dallas/Fort Worth: 5.11.10

    Iola Johnson - The Original.​Tony Romo, you've been warned. In the spirit of the Sports Illustrated cover jinx, the first two winners of The Sportatorium's Hottest TV Women in the Metroplex are, um, gone. Yep, Erin Hawksworth (to Boston) and Megan Henderson (to L.A.) packed up and left ... More >>

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    August 5, 2009

    The Top 10 Hottest TV Women in Dallas: Part III

    Iola. The original.​The other day I told you about the voices you'd be hearing on Dallas Cowboys' radio broadcasts this season. Now how about some good news on the faces you'll be seeing? In particular, one Candice Crawford. Yowsa. I hear the new(ish) Channel 33 reporter/former Miss Mi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2009

    UPDATED: The Top 10 Hottest TV Women in Dallas

    It wasn't that I got 20 minutes of solid face time on KFWD Channel 52 Friday night. It wasn't that I got to tour Channel 8's spiffy HD studios in Victory Park and take a spin in Dale Hansen's chair. (Psst, it really is unplugged!) And it wasn't that I out-yelled The Ticket's Mark Elfenbein desp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2008

    The Top 10 Hottest TV Women in Dallas

    Somehow, Channel 8 let Erin Hawksworth move to Boston. Damn you, Hansen! Since former Channel 8 sports reporter Erin Hawksworth up and moved to Boston, long-time Mavs’ sideline reporter Laura Green packed her bags for Portland and ESPN’s Suzy Kolber flew the Cowboys' in-house production coop ... More >>

  • News

    March 20, 2008

    Maverick Madness

    Better late than never, let's hear it for U-T-Yay!

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2007

    Doug Dunbar Is Now Channel 11's Hardest-Working Anchorman

    Channel 11's new weatherman, Larry Mowry, likes turkey sandwiches, Poison, Oprah Winfrey and working out. KTVT-Channel 11 just shipped out a mediawide missive in which it announces a few changes to its nightly-news line-up. Chief among the alterations: Doug Dunbar, already anchoring the station's 4 ... More >>

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    April 26, 2007
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    February 16, 2007

    Tracy Rowlett Talks About Leaving Channel 11, The Good Ol' Days and and Stations Obsessed With "Car Wrecks and Fires"

    This morning, we mentioned that KTVT-Channel 11 anchor Tracy Rowlett would be retiring in July 2008. We weren't necessarily shocked by the news; rumors of Rowlett's leaving have been circulating for months, if not years. (He's been through two contracts since moving to Channel 11 from WFAA-Channel 8 ... More >>

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    February 16, 2007
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    December 22, 2006

    Richie Says You Suck, Channel 11. Merry Christmas, Everyone!

    This is Chrissy Haley with her kids. She talked to us before Channel 11. Just don't tell Channel 11 that. They've got the "exclusive." Yeah, right. Fine. OK. Whatever. Call me The Grinch if you must, but after watching the news last night I'm compelled to spread some Christmas jeer. Surely most of ... More >>

  • News

    December 23, 2004

    The Newy Factor

    How does someone who calls himself "Newdawg" compete with Dale Hansen? By not being Dale Hansen.

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    October 28, 2004


    All the Best Jai and My New Man Love Her, Hate Her

  • Best of Dallas

    September 20, 2001

    Best Local TV News Show

    CBS 11 (KTVT-TV Channel 11)

  • News

    November 30, 2000

    We're No. 3!

    Tracy Rowlett and a lot of cash are making Channel 11 better--not that you're watching

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    November 21, 1996