WMAQ, WSNS Team up

Brown, Sandy
June 2003
MediaWeek;6/16/2003, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p13
Trade Publication
Reports on the deal between television news networks WMAQ-TV and WSNS-TV in Chicago, Illinois. Objective of the deal; Benefit that can be gained by both networks from the deal.


Related Articles

  • Rock 'em, shock 'em. Wilson, Mike // Quill;Mar94, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p33 

    Discusses WSVN-TV in Miami, Fla.'s style of new reporting. Illustration in its coverage of Tonya Harding by WSVN's John Urchin; Comparison with `A Current Affair' tabloid news show; Comments from station senior Vice President Joel Cheatwood.

  • Derailing the gravy train.  // Broadcasting & Cable;07/19/99, Vol. 129 Issue 30, p78 

    Editorial. Comments on the attempt of the sales department of Fox's affiliate television station in Chattanooga, Tennessee, to sell positive news reports about area-based companies. Sales attempt as a violation of standards of television journalism.

  • News Nabs May Viewers. Bachman, Katy // MediaWeek;06/05/2000, Vol. 10 Issue 23, p12 

    Reports that some United States television stations affiliated with other networks were able to sustain their ratings during the May 2000 sweeps period by leveraging their local news. Role of a news organization in network programming; Mobile locations of television news operations; Details on...

  • THE WORLD OUTSIDE: LOCAL TV NEWS TREATMENT OF IMPORTED NEWS. Carroll, Raymond L.; Tuggle, C.A. // Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly;Spring97, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p123 

    Determines whether stations located in larger or smaller markets gave different treatment to news. Extension of disparities noted among small and large television market news programs to their treatment of news imported from outside the market; Journalistic model of active surveillance;...

  • Channel TV strikes gold.  // TVB Europe;Oct2001, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p69 

    Reports on the purchase of a Snell & Wilcox Golden DaVE SD1524 switcher by Channel Television for use in its live news programs. Terms of the deal; Information on Channel Television.

  • Inside the spot news capital of the U.S. of A. Lafayette, Jon // Electronic Media;04/19/99, Vol. 18 Issue 16, p25 

    Focuses on the spot news broadcasts of the television station, WSVN-TV Miami, Florida. Background of the development of the spot news concept by station executives; Profile of the top executives managing the station. INSET: From the Cheatwood chronicles.

  • New York Area's Top TV Stations.  // Crain's New York Business;9/24/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 39, p23 

    Presents a chart depicting the top television stations in New York as of September. Name and corporate owner of the stations ; Telephone and web site of the stations; Late news ranking of the stations.

  • KTVT upgrades newsroom. Anderson, Karen // Broadcasting & Cable;07/26/99, Vol. 129 Issue 31, p29 

    Reports that the television station KTVT-TV, the CBS affiliate in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, is upgrading its newsroom. Replacement of tape machines with video servers; Use of a nonlinear editing system for production and playout; Use of the Avid NewsCutter editing system in conjunction with...

  • New look for Eye in NY. McClellan, Steve // Broadcasting & Cable;05/12/97, Vol. 127 Issue 20, p32 

    Focuses on the debut of WCBS-New York City television station's news-operation makeover in May 1997. Reformatting of both the evening and late-night newscasts; Dismissal of several of the station's first-string news talent; Three separate newscasts on the 5-6:30 pm newscasts; Tighter editing of...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics