NextGen TV Debuts On Four Columbus Stations

WSYX, WCMH, WWHO and WTTE are now broadcasting with ATSC 3.0 technology.

70 Years Ago, Columbus Discovered Television

All three major Columbus, Ohio, stations debuted in 1949: WLWC (which became WCMH) in April, and WBNS and WTVN (later WSYX) in October. Looking back 70 years later, television’s impact is hard to overstate.

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Three Stations Unite To Honor Chris Bradley

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WSYX’s McPeek Under Fire For LGBTQ Remark

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WSYX Uses Video Walls For Ultimate Flexibility

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Sinclair To Carry Local Soccer In Columbus

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WSYX Evacuated Due to Anthrax Scare

Tense moments at Sinclair’s ABC affiliate WSYX Columbus, Ohio, as white powder spilled out of an envelope that was sent to the station. The station has been evacuated on the chance that the powder turns out to be anthrax.

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Sinclair Names New GMs In D.C., Columbus

Dan Mellon takes over at WJLA Washington and co-owned NewsChannel8, while Tony D’Angelo will lead WSYX Columbus, Ohio.

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What WSYX Anchors Do During Breaks

The Sinclair ABC affiliate’s anchor Bob Kendrick and chief meteorologist Bill Kelly go for square hamburgers.

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Columbus Stations ‘Unite to Fight Poverty’

WCMH, WSYX, WTTE, WBNS and WOSU, along with radio, newspaper, online and outdoor media are collaborating with business and labot to create a “roadblock” for a day-long effort to flood the market with United Way messaging and stories. 

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Columbus TV Set For A Long Election Night

With both the Obama and Romney campaigns in desperate need of Ohio’s 18 electoral votes, all eyes will be on the state tonight. And the three news-producing stations in the state capital — WBNS, WCMH and WSYX — will be tracking and analyzing returns from across the state, watching for problems at polling places and keeping tabs on Republican and Democratic headquarters. “We are preparing for a scenario where we might not know who the president is at 11 p.m. Tuesday night,” said WBNS ND Elbert Tucker.

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WSYX Investigative Reporter Stephen Dean Quits

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WSYX-WTTE Set To Air Mobile DTV

Two more stations are ready to transmit mobile DTV. Sinclair-operated WSYX (ABC) and WTTE (Fox) Columbus, Ohio, are now outfitted to transmit up to four channels of mobile DTV service.