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WDBJ Tragedy Is Call For Safety Review

It’s getting dicey out there for TV reporters and photographers especially when they are prepping or doing a live remote. You cannot fully protect them from pranksters, thieves or killers. But you can take precautions like curtailing sending reporters out alone. The one-man band may no longer be a “smart idea,” says NewsLab’s Deborah Potter.

DMAS 66 & 75

Rentrak Adds Schurz TVs In Roanoke, Springfield

Multi-screen media measurement firm Rentrak Corp. today announced that it has added four new Schurz Communications stations to its StationView Essentials service and also renewed contracts for three others. Joining the Rentrak client roster are WBDJ (CBS) Roanoke, Va. (DMA 66), as well as KSPR (ABC), K15CZ (CW) and KYTV (NBC) in Springfield, Mo. (DMA […]