RETRANS

Mediacom, Granite Reach Retrans Agreement

Mediacom Communications announced Thursday that it reached a carriage agreement with Granite Broadcasting Corp. covering KBJR Duluth, Minn.; WISE Fort Wayne, Ind.; and WEEK Peoria, Ill. The Granite stations, which went dark on Mediacom systems on June 1, will be immediately reinstated on the Mediacom channel lineup in the markets where Granite operates the primary network affiliate. “We thank our customers for their patience and continued loyalty as we worked to reach a new contract with Granite Broadcasting,” said Ed Pardini, Mediacom’s SVP of field operations.

DMA 111 (FT. WAYNE, IN)

WPTA-WISE ND Peter Neumann Retiring

The news director of ABC affiliate WPTA and and NBC affiliate WISE as well as director of content and strategy for Granite Broadcasting will retire at the end of May. He has worked continuously as a news director for 31 years.

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More Super Bowl Promos From NBC Affiliates

DMA 109 (FT. WAYNE, IN)

WISE Sportscaster Kent Hormann In DUI Arrest

DMA 109 FT. WAYNE, IN

WPTA Reorders Morning Anchor Slot

DMA 109

WISE Ft. Wayne Airs Bears Instead Of Colts