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About brandieryates

Brandie began her career at HOMTV as a reporting intern in 2007. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Specializations in Public Relations and Dance from Michigan State University in 2009. While studying at MSU, Brandie worked her way up from rookie intern, through the ranks to paid intern, and after graduation she was hired as Production Manager/Communications Specialist. In October 2012, Brandie was promoted to Internship Coordinator and enjoys overseeing the Internship Program, preparing interns for successful careers in the television industry. Brandie is currently the co-anchor and producer of HOMTV's award-winning news show "Meridian Magazine” as well as the anchor and producer of HOMTV's newest news show "Meridian News Now." She is also the point-person for website management, public relations, and social media for HOMTV and Meridian Township. In her spare time Brandie choreographs and teaches dance at a local dance studio.

New semester with new interns!

I just wanted to get everyone prepared for our new semester of interns. I’m really excited about this group and the way this semester is looking to go! I think that our social media accounts (including WordPress), will see a … Continue reading

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Seasonal Jobs

I’m getting ready to do my live-shot for ‘On The Agenda” on HOMTV…talking about holiday help. According to the Michigan Retailers Association, Michigan could see 15,000 to 20,000 additional seasonal jobs this year. It was just two years ago that … Continue reading

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Remembering Those Who Passed

This week I’m going to be working on a story about the grieving process on social media. It is interesting to me to see family and friends use Facebook as an outlet for grief when loved ones pass away. With … Continue reading

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HOMTV Internship Program

Promotional video about HOMTV’s internship program by our Promotion Intern Angela Yu. Apply for the internship program at

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Getting Started

Hello everyone we are just getting started in the whole blogging thing. This is going to be an outlet for HOMTV reporters to share what stories or shows they working on to air on HOMTV.

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