The Sinclair CBS affiliate in Grand Rapids, Mich., is will start two-hour broadcasts on Jan. 19.
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.
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 […]
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.
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, […]
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 […]
Newsy Ramps Up For 24/7 News
The addition of three hours each Saturday and Sunday morning gives the CBS Los Angeles duopoly 74 hours of local news each week.