Las Vegas, NV – (January 07, 2020) – Telemundo Las Vegas / KBLR announced today that Cinthia Maldonado has been named Multimedia Journalist. Maldonado joins Noticiero Telemundo Las Vegas on weekdays at 5 PM, 5:30 PM, 6 PM and 11 PM. Maldonado’s on-air debut will be on January 13.
"We are excited to welcome Cinthia to our news team", said Marialcy Carreno, News Director of Noticiero Telemundo Las Vegas. "We are confident in her commitment to the Las Vegas community and her knowledge of valuable information needed by the Hispanic population. She will help us in our continuous efforts to better serve our community."
Maldonado joins KBLR after working as a bilingual news reporter and multimedia journalist for ABC Las Vegas/KTNV since 2018. In this role, she served as the main reporter assigned to enterprise immigration, the Latino community, and inspirational stories. Previously, she worked for Telemundo Surco/KRDO in Colorado Springs as a news anchor, producer and news reporter between 2016 and 2018. Before this, Maldonado worked in Telemundo Denver as a TV host in 2015. Her previous experience was with FOX 31 in Denver, CO in the Operations Tech department from 2014 to 2015.
Maldonado earned a bachelor’s degree in Speech Communication, with an emphasis in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Spanish Translation, from Metropolitan State University of Denver.
About Telemundo Las Vegas
Telemundo Las Vegas / KBLR is Telemundo local television station, serving the Spanish-speaking community in the Las Vegas market. Owned by NBCUniversal, Telemundo Las Vegas has been delivering local news, information and entertainment to viewers throughout Southern Nevada for nearly 20 years. Viewers turn to Telemundo Las Vegas for breaking news, weather and sports headlines across a variety of platforms, including online at TelemundoLasVegas.com and via mobile and social media channels. Telemundo Las Vegas demonstrates its commitment to the community by cultivating local partnerships and capturing the diversity of Southern Nevada.
Gloria L. Flores