WTVR, WRIC, WWBT and WRLH decided to join together to send one message to Richmond, Va., viewers. The campaign features the main on-air talent from each station in every spot airing on all four stations. The campaign also showcases each station’s logos and news vans in every spot. “This was a true top-to-bottom team effort. It was a pleasure to work so closely with the creatives in this market, and I am extremely pleased with the results,” said Erik Candiani, WWBT’s marketing director.
New Jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include openings for news producers at various Scripps stations acros the country, including an assistant news director for KUSI in San Diego and an IT network administrator for WINK in Fort Myers, Fla.
WTVR, Tribune’s CBS affiliate in Richmond, Va., is ahead in social media actions in the market over the last six months according to data from audience insight firm Shareablee. One reason for its success is its creation of several news franchises that help generate engagement.
Tribune’s CBS affiliate WTVR leads the major Richmond-Petersburg, Va., social media performance indices according to Shareablee data with Raycom’s NBC affil WWBT as its closest competitor. Television stations win again in this week’s look at a DMA’s top 10 social performers.
Tribune Broadcasting’s Washington CW affil’s new broadcast will be anchored from Tribune’s WTVR Richmond, Va., with local reporters, MMJs, sports reporters, photographers and editors based in DC. It will debut on April 18.
Yesterday afternoon’s unusual earthquake had stations near its epicenter mobilizing all their resources to tell viewers in Richmond, Lynchburg and Charlottesville what was happening through cut-ins and wall-to-wall coverage.
Local TV’s CBS affiliate WTVR Richmond, Va. (DMA 57), in partnership with the personal injury law firm of Emroch & Kilduff, LLP, has introduced W82TEXT, a public service effort to combat the dangers associated with texting while driving. WTVR, Emroch & Kilduff and other local businesses will be a driving force to inform the Central […]