Sinclair will fill the news slots on KTVL-TV with its The National Desk newscasts.  “The National Desk, which provides real-time national and regional news from Sinclair’s television stations across the US, will air during KTVL’s regularly scheduled news time periods, with an opportunity for local news cut-ins in the newscast,” according to a statement from Sinclair.  The National Desk airs on many of the group’s television stations across the country.