WWMT Launching Weekend Morning News

The Sinclair CBS affiliate in Grand Rapids, Mich., is will start two-hour broadcasts on Jan. 19.


WBFF To Launch Weekend Morning News

Sinclair’s Baltimore Fox affiliate is planning to launch weekend morning news programs starting Jan. 20. The news programs will air from 6 to 8 a.m. Saturdays and 7-9 a.m. and 10-11 on Sundays.

DMA 101

KHBS-KHOG Launches Weekend Morning News

Beginning Saturday, Oct. 13, Hearst Television’s ABC affiliate KHBS-KHOG Fort Smith-Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Ark. (DMA 101), will bring viewers a local weekend morning newscast. 40/29 News Sunrise, will air at 6-7 a.m. and 8-9 a.m. on both Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday, ABC’s Good Morning America will now air at 7 a.m. while continuing to air on […]


WBBM Restoring Weekend Morning News

The CBS Chicago O&O is getting back into the weekend morning news business, courtesy of the same people who dropped out of it more than three years ago. Starting Sept. 22, CBS 2 Chicago Weekend Morning News will air from 8 to 9 a.m. Saturdays and from 7 to 8 a.m. Sundays. Both one-hour newscasts will be anchored by Marissa Bailey, with weather by meterologist Ed Curran.

DMA 16

WFOR Miami Launches Weekend Morning News

CBS O&O WFOR Miami (DMA 16) will introduce a new weekend morning newscast on Saturday, July 7. With the addition of two hour-long early newscasts — on Saturday (at 6 a.m.) and Sunday (8 a.m. — WFOR will offer viewers morning news programs seven days a week. Both broadcasts will be anchored by Marybel Rodriguez, […]


WBTW Adding New Weekend Morning Newscasts

Media General’s CBS affiliate WBTW Myrtle Beach-Florence, S.C. (DMA 103), on Wednesday announced the addition of News 13 Saturday Morning to air at 8-9 a.m. beginning May 19 and News 13 Sunday Morning at 8-9 a.m. beginning May 20. Libba Holland will anchor the one-hour newscasts, joined by weekend meteorologist Andrew Phillips. Since 2010, Holland […]


KCBS-KCAL Launch Weekend Morning News

The addition of three hours each Saturday and Sunday morning gives the CBS Los Angeles duopoly 74 hours of local news each week.