KRGV Makes Comscore Its Ratings Provider

The Manship family-owned ABC affiliate in Harlingen is now using Comscore exclusively.

DMAS 84 & 94

Dish Loses KRGV, WRBZ Over Retrans Fees

The Manship-owned ABC affiliates in Harlingen, Texas, and Baton Rouge, La., went dark on the satellite provider on Friday. Manship said it had granted Dish multiple contract extensions in the hopes of coming up with a new deal.

DMAS 93 & 84

DirecTV Loses 2 ABC Affils In Retrans Dispute

Manship’s two ABC affiliates — WBRZ Baton Rouge, La., and KRGV Weslaco, Texas,– went dark on DirecTV last Friday night. “After months of attempting to come to an agreement, DirecTV has failed to realize the importance of local news and entertainment and pulled programming from its lineup,” said Manship in a statement.

DirecTV Could Lose 2 ABC Affils Friday Night

Manship Family’s KRGV Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen, Texas, and WBRZ Baton Rouge, La., have posted notices on their websites that their signals could be pulled from the satellite service at 11:59 p.m. ET on Friday.

DMA 86: HARLINGEN-WESLACO-BROWNSVILLE-MCALLEN, TX

Felony Charges Dismissed Against Chaisson

PLAYOUT (DMA 86: HARLINGEN, TX)

KRGV Relies On Letrosonics Wireless Gear For Telethon

MARKET SHARE (DMA 86: HARLINGEN, TX)

KRGV Turns Two Week Spotlight On Diabetes

DMA 86 (HARLINGEN, TX)

KRGV Set To Start Spanish Newscasts

MARKET SHARE (DMA 86)

Tom Wegmann New CSD At KRGV McAllen, Texas

DMA 86 (HARLINGEN, TX)

KRGV Redesigns, Adds Features To Website

ABC affiliate KRGV Harlingen, Texas (DMA 86), today unveiled a redesigned website with additional features targeted to improve the user experience.  The website’s backend is still Synapse’s OPYN content management system; however, KRGV worked with Synapse to update the design of the website. One of the major changes includes using Synapse’s continuous news module.  This […]

DIGITAL DMAS (87)

Texas Town Draws Rev From Bilingual Focus

The tiny corner of Texas in which Brownsville is situated boasts a huge Hispanic population — the 10th largest in the country — and a heady mix of topics important to Spanish and English speakers, from high school football to education to Mexico’s violent drug war. The region’s local online media outlets are turning to innovation to bridge cutures and drive revenue.

Service To America Honorees Announced

TV winners of the annual awards by the NAB Education Foundation are KRGV Weslaco, Texas; KWTV-KOTV Oklahoma City, Okla.; and Belo Corp. They will be honored in Washington on June 11.

DMA 87 (HARLINGEN, TX)

KRGV Site Launches On Synapse OPYN Platform

Synapse Multimedia, a provider of online solutions and live streaming video for local media, has launched a new media website — www.krgv.com — and CMS for KRGV, the ABC affiliate in Harlingen-Weslaco-McAllen-Brownsville, Texas (DMA 87). Synapse Multimedia has provided KRGV with its OPYN Media CMS and OPYN Mobile, which includes Web publishing, live streaming video […]