Local News

May 27, 2015

Houston station posts ‘Jurassic Park’ still as flood photo

Houston CBS affiliate KHOU-TV posted a gallery of viewer photos of the city’s historic flooding but apparently got duped by someone playing a practical joke.

May 26, 2015

Fox Atlanta wins ‘Set of the Year’ fan vote

Devlin Design Group‘s set for WAGA-TV in Atlanta is your pick for Set of the Year.

May 19, 2015

Industry Insights: The best advice in the set design process

We continue our Industry Insights series, where professionals from various design and integration firms discuss topics of relevance and importance to decision makers at TV stations.

May 18, 2015

NYC ABC jumps on ‘Dronecam’ branding bandwagon

WABC-TV, the ABC O&O in New York City, is utilizing a video camera-equipped drone for its new coverage under the “Dronecam 7″ banner.

May 15, 2015

Chicago team’s attempt at ‘Today’ inspired promo doesn’t go well

WGN-TV, the Tribune Media owned CW affiliate in Chicago known for its self-depreciating sense of humor decided to try its hand at mimicking the Super Bowl “Today Show” promo.

May 14, 2015

NYC Fox affiliate blurs out Picasso ‘nudity’

WNYW-TV, the Fox O&O in New York City, decided that the painted exposed breasts on a record-setting Pablo Picasso painting were too graphic to show its viewers — blurred them out.

May 13, 2015

D.C. Fox debuts ‘The Loft’

Fox O&O WTTG-TV in Washington, D.C., is prepping to debut a new home for its newscasts: The Loft, designed by Broadcast Design International.

May 13, 2015

D.C. station promotes new set with melodramatic video

Washington, D.C.‘s Fox O&O WTTG-TV is promoting its new set, “The Loft,” in what is perhaps the most melodramatic news promo of the year so far.

May 11, 2015

Chicago ABC launches ‘Drone Cam’

WLS-TV, the ABC O&O in Chicago is claiming a first — it believes it is the first local station to use live drone video on air.

May 11, 2015

NYC station debuts sponsored studio

WPIX-TV has opened a new studio at the Barclays Center, a sports and entertainment arena in Brooklyn — and keeping with sports tradition, has dolled out naming rights to sponsors.