Nick Ruffner is the New Director for Renda Broadcasting in Punxsutawney (WPXZ, WKQL and WECZ), and in Indiana (WCCS, WDAD, WQMU and WLCY), as well as the host of Hometown Magazine, which airs each weekday from 8 to 10 a.m. on 1160 WCCS.
Nick came to us from Cox Broadcasting where he has worked as an anchor and reporter for WJAC-TV (NBC) in Johnstown. He began his career with WJAC-TV in September, 2007 as the Bureau Chief in Dubois covering stories in Clearfield, Jefferson, and Elk Counties.
Nick earned his degree in Journalism from IUP in 2006. He then earned a master’s degree in broadcast journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication at Syracuse University in New York, one of the most prestigious communications schools in the country. He is also a 2002 graduate of Marion Center High School.