FIRST ON THE BLOG: Another new year, another Boston newscast is coming but it will be in a familiar timeslot seen at some other stations in the market.
It’s been a while since I’ve done this but in reality, we do have a list for this week! Surprise!!! If you have forgotten how this works, we do it by day and time order and if a tie… market size.
It was just this year when WCVB launched a 4:30pm half-hour newscast. 10 months later, its switching timeslots with Inside Edition.
FIRST ON THE BLOG (other than New England One): Just three weeks ago, Boston got its sixth 10:00pm newscast with WCVB on its digital subchannel. Just three weeks later, its doing bad. So bad in fact, that the length of the newscast is being cut short.
There is actually a list for this weekend. However, one is more considered as a move of sorts. Whatever it is, you be the judge and here is this weekend’s list.
It’s been a while since I’ve done this, but here you go… a list of local newscasts from around the country that will be making its debut this week. And remember… the list is done by day and time order (in Eastern Time Zone) and if a tie, by market size.
This blog was the FIRST to bring you an extensive article about WCVB and their plans to add an hour-long 10:00pm newscast, 7 nights a week for its second digital subchannel. Today, more details have been released and here’s what we know…