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2 new reporters set to join Fox 7

Gary Dinges

Editor’s note: This article was originally published August 18, 2014

Two reporters are set to join Fox-owned KTBC next week.

Elizabeth Saab and Nick Spinetto will both start at Fox 7 on Aug. 27, the station said.

Saab will report for the station’s evening newscasts at 5 p.m., 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. She arrives in Austin after a stint as a reporter/anchor/producer for

“I am grateful for the opportunity to continue working with Fox at KTBC and am excited to move back to my home state,” she said. “Every Texan has a special place in their heart for Austin and the surrounding Hill Country. I look forward to being an active part of such a dynamic community.”

Spinetto is set to appear on “Good Day Austin,” Fox 7’s five-and-a-half-hour morning show. He most recently worked for a station in Manchester, N.H. Previous stops included network affiliates in Fort Myers, Fla.; Springfield, Mass; and Bryan/College Station.

“I look forward to joining the talented team of Fox 7 journalists,” he said. “Most of all, I’m counting the days until I can call Austin home – a fantastic place because of the culture, music, food and the people.”