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KLAS and KINC Las Vegas Partner on Senate Debate

Topic: Politics and Election Coverage
Posted on 10/14/2016

Nexstar’s CBS affiliate KLAS-TV and Univision-owned KINC Las Vegas hosted an hour-long, prime time debate on October 14 between Joe Heck and Catherine Cortez Masto, who vied for the seat of retiring Sen. Harry Reid. Sarkes Tarzian’s CBS affiliate KTVN Reno live-simulcast the debate to ensure statewide coverage. KLAS also aired a live post-debate special. Univision’s KINC Las Vegas and KREN-TV Reno aired the debate on October 16. "We are thrilled our local team at 8 News Now, in partnership with Noticias Univision, will moderate this event as candidates tackle the issues important to Nevadans,” said KLAS Vice President and General Manager Lisa Howfield.

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