February 2005
Multichannel News;2/28/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p16
Presents news briefs on the U.S. mass media as of February 28, 2005. Television coverage of the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing's Craftsman Truck Series Friday night by Speed Channel; Promotion of Brooke Bowman as vice president for programming and development at ABC Family; Launch of Weatherscan, an all-local weather-information network from The Weather Channel, by Cox Communications Inc.


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