Merren: Nexstar To Offer Evening News
Utica, NY (WIBX) – Nexstar Broadcasting is planning to get back into local evening news programming.
Vice President and General Manager Steve Merren is targeting a launch date of mid-September.
Nexstar is planning evening newscasts for Utica and Rome on WUTR, WFXV and WPNY, with broadcasts at 6:00, 7:00, 10:00 and 11:00 p.m.
Merren says it’s been 8 years since local news broadcasts left WUTR.