Freelance Program Producer

Kevin Fonash is currently a freelance producer at WNEP. He was the co-producer of WNEP’s Home & Backyard for more than six years, before stepping down in January, 2017. Today, he assists with many different projects at WNEP, bringing his experience where needed!

Kevin graduated from Kutztown University with a degree in electronic media.

During his last semester at Kutztown, Kevin interned at WNEP in the production department. In October of 2009, he was hired as as a part-time production assistant, where he ran camera, audio, and teleprompter for Newswatch 16 telecasts.

In July of 2010, Kevin was given the opportunity to be a full-time local programming producer, of which Home & Backyard was his main responsibility.

Kevin currently resides in Scranton with his dog, Sadie. His interests include traveling, being outdoors, and playing ping-pong.

You can email Kevin at kevin.fonash@wnep.com


Recent Articles
  • Bloomsburg Fair Special: Gypsy Vanner Horses

    Jake finds out what Gypsy Vanner Horses are all about, from Heather of Paramitsha Hill HOW TO FIND: Paramitsha Hill – Gate 5 Avenue F

  • Bloomsburg Fair Special: Amish Barn Raising – update!

    Jackie Lewandoski and Don Jacobs welcome us to the 162nd Bloomsburg Fair, and first we check in on the newest building at the Fair, the Amish Barn. HOW TO FIND: Amish Barn – Barton House Historical Area

  • Bloomsburg Fair Special: From Sheep to Shawl

    Ever wonder how sheep wool gets spun, and turned into garments? Jackie finds out at the Bloomsburg Fair! HOW TO FIND: Small Arena Barn – Gate 5 Avenue F

  • Bloomsburg Fair Special: Hooked on Books in the Horticultural Building

    Jackie visits the Horticultural building on the fairgrounds to see what this year’s theme, “Hooked on Books”, is all about. HOW TO FIND: Horticulture Building – Main Midway

  • Bloomsburg Fair Special: A Look at the Animals

    Did you know the Bloomsburg Fair started primarily as an agricultural exhibit? Jackie takes a look at the roots of the Fair, with various types of animals. HOW TO FIND: Animal Barns – Avenue F

  • Bloomsburg Fair Special: Who Wants Loaded Nachos?

    Who’s hungry for loaded nachos? We found one of the best at the Bloomsburg Fair. HOW TO FIND: The Walking Taco Co. – North Exit Machine Row 33

  • Bloomsburg Fair Special: Try “The Walkabout” & Make a 51¢ Souvenir

    What’s a “walkabout”? Sort-of like an Australian meat pie. Stuffed with goodies, then walk around with it! Plus, Jackie finds where you can make a souvenir for only 51 cents. HOW TO FIND: The Grilled Cheese Cafe – N EXT 12TH ST 85 HOW TO FIND: Penny Souvenir – In front of Cattle Barn – Avenue F

  • Bloomsburg Fair Special: Poutine at the Fair, eh?

    Embrace your inner Canadian as you try the delicious dish of poutine at the Bloomsburg Fair. Is it as good as what you can get from our northern neighbors? You be the judge. HOW TO FIND: Dubelicious Grill – 2ND ST 81 (Rides side of Fair)   

  • Bloomsburg Fair Special: Church Picnic Comfort Foods

    The Black Creek Methodist Church has been serving at the Bloomsburg Fair for more than 50 years. Don Jacobs sees what they’re making this year! HOW TO FIND: Black Creek Methodist Church – E Avenue E 52 (Across from the dog barn) 

  • Bloomsburg Fair Special: What’s in the Agriculture Building?

    Jake and Jackie check out what is in the agricultural building — including the largest pumpkin and some silly scarecrows. HOW TO FIND: Agricultural Building – Main Midway 

  • Bloomsburg Fair Special: Cheese Tasting from Fair Dairy Cows

    Jackie and Jake taste some Swiss cheeses from the Fair. And guess what? They were made from last year’s dairy milk at the Fair. HOW TO FIND: Penn Cheese – in front of Cattle Barn – Avenue F

  • Lucious Living Contest 2016

    Win a new Bedroom Suite From The Factory! Just watch WNEP’s Home and Backyard Saturdays at 9am. We’ll show secret clues on the bottom of the screen on October 29, November 5, 12, and 19. Each show will have a different clue and another chance for you to win. Clues given each Saturday must be submitted by midnight that same day to be eligible. Then on Saturday, November 26, Home and Backyard will announce the grand prize winner who will […]