TITLE

Stations That Go Long? It's a Short List

AUTHOR(S)
Malone, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
Broadcasting & Cable;11/3/2014, Vol. 144 Issue 40, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the benefit of documentary journalism departments to local television (TV) stations in the U.S. It mentions the access of KOMU Columbia to in-depth local stories via its documentary journalism department, the documentary department of WRAL Raleigh-Durham and the challenge posed by pressure on revenue and on costs to such departments. It also notes the greater emphasis placed by documentaries on breaking stories than on revenue.
ACCESSION #
99204635

 

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