A new list of local newscasts debuting this week and it involves two new newscasts and an expansion in three markets. Check out the list, here:
Monday July 11th, 2016
- 4:00-5:00 PM: FOX 6 News at 4:00
WITI in Milwaukee. The newscast debuts tomorrow after replacing lifestyle talk with more local news. It will compete against WTMJ 4 (NBC) and WDJT 58 (CBS) in that timeslot in the market.
- 4:00-4:30 PM: 7 News – First at 4:00
KPLC in Lake Charles. Another new newscast and this time, its the first for the market as a half-hour weekday newscast.
- 6:00-7:00 PM: FOX 35 NewsEdge at 6:00
WOFL in Orlando. Its not new, but its more like an expansion as, under a different format called NewsEdge, the newscast expands from 30 minutes to a full-hour. Its the first time in 3 years that Central Florida will have a weeknight 6:30pm newscast.
That’s it for this week! If there’s any more information with any more changes, we’ll certainly let you know through our social media channels. Twitter is @ChangeNewsBlog and Facebook is Facebook/ChangingNewscasts. Also, discuss what’s happening with our chat room on the right side of the screen or at tlk.io/changingnewscasts. Have a great week and enjoy the rest of Summer.