The York, Pa., Fox affil will rebroadcast its newscasts on a cable channel on the area’s two cable systems.
WPMT, Tribune’s Fox affiliate in York, Pa. (DMA 39) has debuted FOX43 News 24/7, what it’s calling the area’s first all-local 24-hour news channel.
Launching Monday, Oct. 26, FOX43 News 24/7 will feature live broadcasts of all of WPMT’s newscasts which include FOX43 News AT TEN, FOX43 News AT 6:30 and FOX43 Morning News. Between these live airings, the most recent previously recorded newscast will be re-broadcast. This means viewers will get the latest news without waiting for news shows or picking through pre-selected clips on a website. FOX43 News 24/7 offers complete local newscasts all day, every day.
The new community service will be available on Comcast digital ch. 244 and Blue Ridge Cable digital ch. 126.
WPMT General Manager Larry Delia says: “Fox43’s commitment to provide Central Pennsylvania with the best and most convenient coverage continues as we offer news for the on-the-go viewer.”