Dayton NBC to launch in HD Saturday

NBC 2 Dayton, WDTN-TV, will launch in HD Saturday with a new set by FX Design Group. This launch and switch to HD comes just in time for the 2012 Olympics in London.

“We are extremely excited to give the viewers of 2 NEWS what they’ve been asking for,” said Steve Diorio, the news director, on the stations website. “This is a multi-million dollar investment into our news product that demonstrates our commitment to local news and weather in Dayton and the Miami Valley.”

We’ll have more coverage after launch.