DMA 75: DES MOINES, IA

Worker Falls To Death From TV Tower

Polk County, Iowa, Sheriff’s officials have identified a man who died in a fall from a middle section of KDSM Des Moines’ tower (about 1,000 feet) Wednesday morning while working on restoring the station’s signal. Tribune’s WHO is letting KDSM broadcast on its subchannels.

DMA 75: DES MOINES, IA

WHO Lets Rival Broadcast On Subchannels

KDSM, Sinclair’s Fox affiliate in Des Moines, Iowa, is back on the air thanks to rival, Tribune’s WHO, which is letting KDSM broadcast on its subchannels. A line to KDSM’s transmitter failed on May 17 and efforts to repair the transmission line have been delayed.