NBCU Local Completes Albuquerque Stations Buy From Ramar

NBCUniversal Local completed its acquisition from Ramar Communications of four full-power stations, one Class A station, three low-power stations and 20 associated [or multiple] translator stations that are assigned to the Albuquerque DMA.

CBS News and Stations Launches CBSN Baltimore

CBS News and Stations has launched CBSN Baltimore, the 12th of 13 local direct-to-consumer streaming news services within the group. WJZ Baltimore is the station behind CBSN Baltimore.

WTLV-WJXX Viewer Gets the Info She Needs to Get Vaccinated

An unvaccinated viewer watching a newscast about the recent outbreak with the Delta variant on First Coast News in Jacksonville, Fla., says she was so “confident with the information it gave” that she scheduled and received a vaccine.

WBRZ Sees a Sure Thing in Sports Betting Programming

As Louisiana moves closer to legalizing online sports betting, WBRZ in Baton Rouge, is betting heavily that programs dedicated to those who gamble on sports is the next step for the online sports betting industry to transition from advertising on local TV to programming there.

WMC Plus Is a Big Idea That Started Close to Home

WMC is expected to launch a new digital channel called WMC Plus — or in effect two digital channels. A linear version will be broadcast over the air while an on-demand version streams on the station’s OTT app.