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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MLS To LV Not Now

(Las Vegas, NV)  — Major League Soccer has decided not to bring a team to Las Vegas. Plans for MLS expansion started the ball rolling in Las Vegas for construction of a downtown soccer stadium […]


(CBS Las  Vegas, Gillespie)

Dream Comes True

(Las Vegas, NV) — Levi spends the day living his dream, to be a firefighter.


(CBS Las Vegas, Gillespie)

Build Begins

(Henderson, NV) — MGM employees lend a hand as work begins on the 100th Habitat for Humanity house in the valley.



Not Enough Valid Signatures For Ballot

(Las Vegas — ) The proposed downtown soccer stadium may not face a public referendum. Las Vegas City Councilman Bob Beers held a petition drive to put the soccer stadium before voters. Now the County […]


(CBS Las Vegas, Gillespie)

Training For Tree Rescues

(Las Vegas, NV) Las Vegas Fire & Rescue’s Technical Rescue Team, Heavy Rescue 44, is practicing tree rescues



Stadium Vote ?

Las Vegas, NV — Will the public get to vote on a proposed Las Vegas soccer stadium.


(CBS Las Vegas, Gillespie)

Rogers Foundation Scholarships

LAS VEGAS, NV— The Rogers Foundation announcing it’s inaugural scholarships.


Photo Credit: KXNT(Melissa Duran) 2014 Las Vegas

Martin Luther King Jr Day

(Las Vegas, NV) It’s Martin Luther King Jr Day across the land.


(CBS Las Vegas, Gillespie)

Vet’s Village Expansion

(Las Vegas, NV) — Veterans Village is doubling it’s housing capacity.


(Courtesy Las Vegas Fire and Rescue)

Family Escapes Burning Home

(Las Vegas, NV) Smoke alarms alert family of fire.