As an “In Case You Missed It” story, veteran DJ Dan Rinelli joined WHTT-FM back in October of 2016 on weekend and fill-in on-air duties. He had previously been with Townsquare Media since 2008 as Production Director and then later became the Afternoon Drive Host at Mix 96 (WMSX-FM). Rinelli left the cluster in May 2016.
After spending less than a year at WIVB-TV, reporter Nick Quattrini has left the station at the end of November. He joined the CBS affiliate after spending five years at WENY-TV in Elmira in March of 2016 and was assaulted while covering a story in Niagara Falls along with his photographer in October of 2016. In a Twitter message, he confirmed that he has taken a job back at WENY-TV in Elmira as the Assistant News Director and evening anchor for the 6 & 11 p.m. shows.
Finally, producer Sara Johnson has also left WIVB-TV. The St. Bonaventure graduate spent two years working at the CBS affiliate and previously spent time working at WHAM-TV in Rochester. Johnson did not reveal her future plans but is moving out of the area.