FIRST ON THE BLOG: There are 2 brand new newscasts on right now in Seattle and in Jackson. But unlike the rest, both of these newscasts are ONLINE ONLY. That’s right. ONLINE ONLY.
KIRO 7 has recently launched a weekday morning newscast from 7:00-8:00 a.m. for Online and Smartphone App users. The extension of KIRO 7 Eyewitness News This Morning is seen by KIRO 7’s current weekday morning team. It’s not seen on-air as CBS This Morning is seen instead.
WJTV 12 now carries a 10-15 minute afternoon news brief at 4:00 p.m. called The WJTV.com Afternoon News Brief. The newscast is anchored by WJTV veteran Melanie Christopher. This newscast is also not on-air, due to it’s time length and also due to WJTV airing Dr. Phil instead.
But there is a minor change involving the Central Mississippi market. Details to follow…