I've written before how much I enjoy Randy Tatano's (aka The Grape) blog about TV news. Here are two recent entries you might want to check out.
News Director's playbook: promoting from within, and why the most qualified person often does not get the job
Filling an anchor opening is always a dicey proposition for a News Director. Not only is it a crucial hire, but the ND has to consider the fallout in the newsroom.
Show stackers vs. producers
Basic differences between show stackers and real producers.