From the Producers Pod: August 26, 2014

By Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 08/26 2014 03:52PM

Updated 08/26 2014 03:55PM

Hi It's Jayne Ann Bugda from the "Producer Pod"

  Here's what we are working  on for Eyewitness News for  August 26, 2014. 
  Today is National Dog Day!  We will bow wow you with a story from Lackawanna County!

 Don't forget to check out the Community Link here on PAHomepage.  Today's Community News Features

Steamtown National Historic Site, downtown Scranton, is the place to create family memories on Saturday and Sunday, August 30 and 31 of Labor Day weekend, as the National Park Service joins with partners to host Railfest 2014.

Moses Taylor Hospital is accepting reservations for Childbirth Education Classes


  On PA LIVE -


 In the PA Live Kitchen-     
Chef Jerry LaBooty from the Greystone Restaurant in Pottsville in the PA Live! Kitchen

In the Tuesday Tryout - we'll see if the Totes L-E-D headlamp really helps you "light your way". 
  Plus, we'll  a live performance from  Jonthan Smith who will be one of the performers at the "Peculiar Music Festival" this weekend in Hughestown. 

On Eyewitness News at Five  Katherine  Lachette is your producer-

  Melissa and Elyette Barbours pleaded guilty in the Craiglist Thrill Kill in Northumberland County.  Valerie Tysanner will have our update.

  Plus, residents near the Pilot Truckstop near the junction of Route 93 and 80 in Sugarloaf Township are hoping some new safety measures will help in what they say is a tragedy that is waiting to happen.  The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick will have the story.


 On Eyewitness News at 6 and 11 Lindsay Keeler  is your producer. 

  There is an IRS Scam making the rounds in our area.  The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick has what you need to know to protect yourself.



  On Eyewitness News at Seven on WYOU- 
An update of all the day's news.  Plus, here is what else I, (Jayne Ann)  will have for you. 

  The Schott Glass Company is received some gaming money and will be using it to create jobs.  Andrew Forgotch will have our story.

  Aftershocks in California today-as the clean up continues from the weekend earthquake. 

  Plus, Mr. Full Moon is making is appearance in Tokyo!


Fox 56 News at 10 Kirstin Cook is in for  Caitlin Rowe  as your producer 
  The very wooly sheep!  His fleece is tipping the scales!

  Plus, a popular video game may help people with MS.

  Kaitlin Sosnowski-Ayer is your producer.
  Jasmine Brooks will be live hoping to encourage you to give the gift of life-American Red Cross needs your help!

 Your Eyewitness News Producing Line-Up- 

  Jayne Ann Bugda- Senior Producer PAHomepage  and Eyewitness News at 7 pm 

  Dawn Miller- Senior Producer-Manager

  Dave Becker  -  Eyewitness News at  11 am and Noon.

  Katherine Lachette- Eyewitness at 5

  Lindsay Keeler - Eyewitness News 6 and 11 


  Caitlin Rowe  - Eyewitness News at 10 (Fox56)

  Kirstin Cook  -  Eyewitness News at 10 Fox 56 Weekend

Kaitlin Sosnowski -Ayers-Eyewitness News Daybreak

  Shawn Carey-  Associate Producer

On the Assignment Desk=
  Dave Becker
  Tim Haberski
  Nick Hughes

What's on TV Tonight?  ( )
  Sue Kalinowski- our WBRE/WYOU Program Director/Coordinator has your daily line up. 
  Repeat comedies on WOLF tonight… "The Mindy Project" (9:30pm) - remember when Peter was dating the brain surgeon? 

WBRE at 8pm is "Food Fighters",---an Army Sgt. (also the father of 7) goes up against Cat Cora in the kitchen! Then on "AGT" at 9pm----who will be the 4 Wild Card acts to rejoin the competition tonight?
  Reeat crime dramas on WYOU---remember when Kensi & Deeks discussed their relationship on "NCIS: LA"?
David Letterman is fresh tonight with
funny man Howie Mandel, Jimmy Fallon is a re-do with Jim Carrey.


  Thank you for making Eyewitness News part of your day!


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