Joe Gillespie

joeg Joe GillespieJoe Gillespie News Director of  KXNT Morning News, the latest step in a career in broadcast news that has taken him from coast-to-coast.  Joe has worked as a radio anchor, TV reporter and News Director from San Diego to New York City. When offered the opportunity to work for CBS Radio in Las Vegas and on their first FM News Station, Joe said, “how could I refuse?”

Joe says the keys to every story are the people involved in them, “Whether it’s the political official or police officer, ultimately they are just folks. People are the story and their stories are fascinating and we’re determined to tell them.”  The KXNT Morning News airs weekdays from 6am to 9am.

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Christmas Joy

(Las Vegas, NV) The Fadden family hoping their luck will change with the new year.


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Police Reveal Strip Shooting Video

(Las Vegas, NV) Metro investigators releasing video of the December 15th shooting in front of Paris on the strip that left a man dead and a RTC guard wounded.


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Santa’s Workshop

(Las Vegas, NV) Toys are stacked high at a special place in Las Vegas.


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Hired !

(Las Vegas, NV) — Tony Sanchez is now officially the head coach of the UNLV football team.


Sena child sex suspects

Suspected Sex Offenders In Court

Las Vegas, NV) — A man and two women charged in what police call “one of the worst cases” we’ve ever seen make court appearances.



Busiest Mailing Day Of Year

(Las Vegas, NV) The Postal Service says Monday is the busiest mailing day of the year.


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Search For Suspects

(Las Vegas, NV) — Metro is asking the public for help in finding a pair of robbery suspects.


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OIS At Rio

(Las Vegas, NV) — Metro detective fatally wounds robbery suspect at the Rio.


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From Moms To Military

(Henderson, NV) — Volunteers assist Blue Star and Gold Star Mothers in a very special project.


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Zappo’s Pop Up

(Las Vegas, NV — Zappo’s has opened a pop up store at the Western Hotel downtown.




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