Dick Goddard, Legendary Cleveland TV Weatherman, Dies At 89

WJW Cleveland Reminds Viewers What Day It Is During Lockdown

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

Alex Stokes Joins WJW News

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

New WJW Ownership Imminent, Uncertain

The question of who will end up owning Cleveland Fox affiliate WJW-TV should be settled soon, but “soon” could mean a couple of days, weeks or months. The key is how fast government regulatory agencies will move on necessary approvals, and that is never easy to predict.

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

Doug Adair, Longtime Cleveland Anchor, Dies

Cleveland Stations Search For Brand Identity

Branding is a tool that has been used to promote and market everything from soft drinks and automobiles to political campaigns and sports. It has been an essential part of television news for decades, growing in importance as both technology and viewing options have exploded.

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

WJW Goes Live With Hitachi 3.0 Solution

The NAB and the Consumer Technology Association have deployed Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark’s fully integrated ATSC 3.0 solution at WJW Cleveland. Under an experimental broadcast license from the FCC, Tribune Broadcasting’s WJW has been used by NAB and CTA to conduct field testing for ATSC 3.0. Comark Digital Services (CDS) delivered, installed and activated a […]

SOCIAL SCORECARD | DMA 19

WJW Leads Cleveland Facebook Actions

Andy Fishman, WJW’s news director, and Jessica Bates, the station’s managing editor, attribute most of their success on Facebook to experimentation, selective content and constantly responding to what their followers post. “What worked for us this morning may not be successful for us in the afternoon,” says Bates. “We’re going to take risks. Maybe it’s a graphic. Maybe it’s a video.”

DMA 19

Top 20 Market Social Media Report: Cleveland

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

NAB, CTA To Launch 3.0 Test Station

A joint NAB-CTA “Living Laboratory” in Cleveland is designed to help broadcasters and manufacturers prepare for the launch of ATSC 3.0 services.

DMA 19: CLEVELAND, OH

Triveni Digital Joins 3.0 Test At WJW

The company’s GuideBuilderXM ATSC 3.0 signaling and announcement generator and StreamScope XM MT monitoring and analysis system have been deployed at WJW to test interoperability and performance, providing broadcasters with a real-world working model for ATSC 3.0 television operations.

MARKET SHARE (DMA 19: CLEVELAND)

Missing Girls Describe Ordeal In WJW Interview

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

Women Held Captive For 10 Years Joins WJW News

NAB, WJW Take 3.0 Out To The Ballgame

Proponents of the next-gen TV transmission standard simulcast Game 2 of the World Series last night with ATSC 3.0 using an experimental license (on ch. 31) and the transmission facilities of Tribune’s WJW Cleveland, the local Fox affiliate.

DMA 19: CLEVELAND-AKRON, OH

WJW Weatherman Dick Goddard Hospitalized

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Cleveland Stations Count Down To The RNC

News-producing stations in the country’s 18th largest TV market have been hard at work preparing to offer comprehensive coverage of next week’s Republican National Convention that’s relevant to area viewers, while also ensuring staff have flexibility to cover unexpected activity and stay safe.

DMA 18

Cleveland Stations Plan Local Focus On RNC

When Donald Trump and other Republican luminaries take their turns at the podium next month at the Republican National Convention, the reporters and producers of hundreds, maybe thousands, of television news organizations will focus their efforts on the messages emanating from the Quicken Loans Arena stage. The exception, though, will be the handful of hometown broadcast stations, whose cameras will be trained elsewhere.

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WJW Commands Cleveland Social Media

It’s not even a contest in Cleveland among local media competing on social. According to Shareablee data, Tribune’s Fox affiliate WJW trounces fellow broadcasters on TV and radio, along with the local newspaper.

MARKET SHARE (DMA 18: CLEVELAND)

Stepping Away From The Weather Map After 50 Years

MARKET SHARE (DMA 18: CLEVELAND)

Major Weather Event Hits Cleveland Tonight At 6

DMA 18

Anchor Gabe Spiegel Returns To WJW Cleveland

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND-AKRON, OH)

Cleveland TV Pioneer Pete Cary Passes Away

Cleveland’s first African-American television reporter passed away Sunday at 86. He worked at WJW, today a Tribune-owned Fox affiliate, for more than two decades starting in 1966.

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND)

WJW Reporter Gallek Home After Tumor Surgery

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND-AKRON, OH)

WJW Reporter Ed Gallek Undergoing Neurosurgery

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND, OH)

WJW Anchor Returns Following Post-Slur Absence

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND)

WJW Anchor: Lady Gaga Songs ‘Jigaboo Music’

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND, OH)

WOIO Reporter Ed Gallek Moving To WJW

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND)

WJW’s Dick Goddard Signs New Contract

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND)

Andy Fishman Named WJW News Director

Tribune’s WJW made it official, naming Andy Fishman news director. Fishman has been the Cleveland Fox affiliate’s interim news director for the past six weeks. He replaces Sonya Thompson, who became the director of news projects for Tribune Media Group.

DMA 19

Reporters At Competing Cleveland Get Married

DMA 19 (CLEVELAND, OH)

Jim Doney, Longtime WJW Host, Dies At 88

DMAS 19 (CLEVELAND) & 30 (HARTFORD, CT)

WJW Anchor Mark Zinni Leaving For WFSB

DMA 19

Paul Perozeni Tapped To Head WJW Cleveland

The Tribune Fox affil promotes its general sales manager to the top spot, succeeding Greg Easterly.

DMA 19

WJW Cleveland Anchor Elisa Amigo Leaving

DMA 18 (CLEVELAND)

WJW Reporter Kenny Crumpton Arrested For DUI

DMA 18

Weighing Anchor Changes On Cleveland Newscasts

DMA 18

WJW Cleveland Adding 4 P.M. Newscast

Cleveland Fox affiliate WJW will be adding a 4 p.m. newscast this fall to its already news-heavy programming day. And the first person announced for this newscast is meteorologist Melissa Mack, who worked at the station from 2006 to 2009.

DMA 18 (CLEVELAND)

WJW Anchor Wilma Smith Retiring After 35 Years

DMA 18 (CLEVELAND)

WJW’s Dick Goddard Back After Knee Surgery

DMA 18

Allie LaForce Leaving WJW Cleveland