DMA 116 (FARGO, ND)

KVRR Makes Transition To High-Definition

Fox affiliate KVRR Fargo, N.D., broadcast its first high-definition newscast Wednesday night. The station has been producing newscasts for viewers in eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota since 2000.

DMA 63

WDTN Dayton Set To Go High-Def

The LIN-owned NBC affiliate will launch in HD on Saturday with a new set by FX Design Group. The upgrade comes just in time for the 2012 Olympics in London.

DMA 118

WGXA Macon Upgrades To HD With Video Technics

Having made the decision to transition news production to HD, Fox affiliate WGXA Macon, Ga. (DMA 118), sought a single solution that would not only meet this immediate need, but also position the station to seamlessly upgrade its master control operations. “We wanted to update our news department from SD to HD and to move […]

DMA 138 (COLUMBIA-JEFFERSON CITY, MO.)

KMIZ Adds 6:30 P.M. News, Goes HD

The JW Broadcasting ABC affiliate debuted its new newscast on Monday while simultaneously converting its local broadcasts to high definition with new production equipment and graphics.  

DMA 171

Nexstar To Launch News In Utica On Sept. 12

Nexstar is bringing news competition back to Utica, N.Y., with evening and late news on ABC affiliate WUTR and late news on Fox affiliate WFXV — all in HD.

DMA 68

KAKE Finishing Up Switch To High-Def

The Wichita, Kan., ABC affiliate, is in the final stages of its HD transition. The last station in the market to go HD, KAKE will debut new graphics and an updated set with the HD changeover. The station is also installing an automation system, which is used by the other Gray Television stations.

DMA 59

WBIR To Produce HD Newscasts For WTNZ

Both Knoxville, Tenn., stations will be upgrading to high definition around May 1, with Gannett’s WBIR supplying morning, evening and weekend broadcasts for Raycom’s Fox affil WTNZ.