Five Stations Launch NextGen TV In Roanoke-Lynchburg

WSET, WDBJ, WWCW, WSLS and WZBJ are now broadcasting with ATSC 3.0 technology.

Nexstar Names Three New VP-GMs

Kimberly Byrd, Ben Oldham and Robert Raff move up in Knoxville, Tenn.; Roanoke, Va;  and Myrtle Beach, S.C., respectively.

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Nexstar Completes New Facility In Roanoke

As it opens a new $3 million, 15,000-square-foot building, Nexstar will add 30 employees to support an expansion of its local news programming under the WFXR news brand that launches Oct. 1.


Arika Zink Upped TO GM Of WFXR, WWCW

Nexstar Broadcasting promotes the former GM of its Evansville, Ind., operations to head its Fox-CW duopoly in Roanoke, Va.

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Nexstar Taps McNamara To Lead Roanoke Duo

Broadcast veteran and former KHON Honolulu GM Joseph McNamara will lead the Fox-CW pair of WFXR-WWCW and associated digital operations.