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.

Email Joe at joe.gillespie@cbsradio.com

(Courtesy Rock In Rio)

Rock In Weekend

Las Vegas, NV — Rock in Rio is over, after two weekends of concerts and activities on the City of Rock created on the corner of Las Vegas Boulevard and Sahara.

05/17/2015

(Las Vegas Fire and Rescue)

Fire Displaces Dozens

Las Vegas, NV — Las Vegas Fire and Rescues responds to a two-alarm fire at the Wood Lake Villa Apartments , 4747 Penwood Avenue.

05/10/2015

(Courtesy Rock In Rio)

Rock In Rio USA Weekend 1

Las Vegas, NV — Rock in Rio USA’s first weekend is over, organizers says 82,000 people attended the outdoor extravaganza.

05/10/2015

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks at a fundraising dinner for the UNLV Foundation at the Bellagio on Oct. 13, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Campaign Appearance Tuesday

Las Vegas –  Hillary Clinton is coming to Las Vegas on Tuesday. This is her first stop in Nevada since officially entering the presidential race. The Democratic candidate’s campaign says this will be Mrs. Clinton’s […]

05/03/2015

(CBS Las Vegas, Gillespie)

Lending A Hand

(Las Vegas, NV) — Volunteers giving their time and efforts to make much needed home improvements for homeowners who just can’t afford to get the work done.

04/26/2015

(CBS Las Vegas, Gillespie)

City Of Rock Taking Shape

(Las Vegas, NV) — Construction of the City of Rock at Las Vegas Boulevard and Sahara is moving into it’s final stages.

04/26/2015

A Utah elementary school teacher who was carrying a concealed firearm at work accidentally shot herself in the leg when the weapon discharged in a faculty bathroom shortly before class Thursday morning, officials said. File photo of a classroom. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Testing Stopped

(Las Vegas, NV) — CCSD puts Common Core testing on hold, as technical issues involving the testing remain unresolved.

04/23/2015

Lake Mead

Lake Mead’s Many Visitors

(Boulder City, Nevada) — The National Park Service reports nearly 7-million people visited the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in 2014.

04/23/2015

(CBS Las Vegas, Gillespie)

Different Kind Of Park

(Las Vegas, NV) – A different kind of park is dedicated in downtown Las Vegas

04/21/2015

File photo of Vegas sign. (Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Sign Designer Dies

(Overton, NV) The designer of the “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign has died. According to an obituary on the Virgin Valley and Moapa Valley Mortuaries website, Betty Jane Willis passed away over the weekend. The […]

04/20/2015

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