Local News Close-Up: South Central Pa.’s ‘HLLY’ Market Is On The Rise

Harrisburg-Lancaster-Lebanon-York, the No. 44 DMA, has the state capital and major metros nearby.


Sinclair Names Two General Managers In Pennsylvania

Jason Wildenstein to head WHP Harrisburg and Jason Chavis to lead WJAC Johnstown-Altoona-State College

Reporter Samantha York Leaves WHP Harrisburg

WHP Anchor Robb Hanrahan In ICU After Heart Attack

7 Stations Among Sigma Delta Chi Winners

The Society of Professional Journalists announced the recipients of its 2016 Sigma Delta Chi Awards for excellence in journalism. TV stations honored were WJZY Charlotte, N.C.; KGAN-KFXA Cedar Rapids, Iowa; KMGH Denver; WHP Harrisburg, Pa.; KTUU Anchorage, Alaska; WCAU Philadelphia; and KPIX San Francisco.

DMA 44

Veteran Harrisburg Journo Al Gnoza Joins WHP

DMA 45

Sinclair Names Bill Bradley GM In Harrisburg

The former sales director at the group’s WWMT Grand Rapids, Mich., will oversee CBS affiliate WHP in the Pennsylvania state capital as well as CW affil WLYH.


WHP Hires Former WTHM Anchor Al Gnoza

DMA 43

WHP Harrisburg Live Truck Mast Collapses

Sinclair Hires Moelis To Help Sell Stations

Sinclair Broadcast Group announced Wednesday that it has engaged Moelis & Co. as its financial adviser in connection with the company’s potential sale of CBS affiliate WHP (CBS) in Harrisburg, Pa., together with the right to provide services to WLYH (CW) Harrisburg, WMMP (MNT) Charleston, S.C., and WABM (MNT) Birmingham, Ala. The potential sale of the stations had been previously proposed to the FCC in order to smooth the way for approval of its proposed $985 million purchase of Allbritton Communications’ television stations that it wants to close by July 27.


WHP ND Said Arrested In Prostitution Sting


WHP Names Arthur Hasson General Manager

The former NBCU exec will oversee Sinclair’s Harrisburg, Pa., CBS affiliate as well as Nexstar’s WLYH.


Harrisburg Media Go Big For Sandusky Trial

In Pennsylvania’s state capital, the scandal that exploded at Penn State involving ex-assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has led to a Pulitzer Prize for local daily The Patriot-News, and all of the city’s online media players — including WHTM, WGAL, WPMT and WHP — are boosting their digital efforts for the resulting trial.

DMA 41

WHP Harrisburg Begins HD Set Installation

DMAS 41, 58 & 84,

Newport, FiOS Make Deals In Three Markets

Newport Television-owned stations in Harrisburg, Pa.; Albany, N.Y.; and Syracuse, N.Y., have been restored to local Verizon FiOS systems over the weekend after the two companies reached a new retransmission deal.


Mayor Resigns To Join WHP News Staff

Carlisle, Pa., Mayor Kirk Wilson will join the WHP Harrisburg, Pa. (DMA 41), news team as a reporter, effective Wednesday, Jan. 4. Wilson, the mayor of Carlisle for the past […]