Beginning Sept. 1, North Platte, Neb., will have its own CBS affiliate.
CBS announced today that it has signed an affiliation agreement with Gray Television, Inc.’s KNPL North Platte, Neb. (DMA 209). The target launch date for the station is Sunday, Sept. 1. KNPL will be viewed over the air, on cable and on satellite television.
Bob Prather, president, COO and director, Gray Television, said: “As the owner and operator of multiple CBS affiliates across the country, we greatly value the consistent quality and strength of CBS’s entertainment, news and sports programming, which perfectly complement the outstanding broadcasts produced by our stations. We’re looking forward to adding KNPL to our portfolio of CBS stations.”