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Jun 24, 2014, 10:54 ET

Ads In Local TV News And Search Lead All Other Media In Driving Consumers To Investigate Or Purchase, Per New GfK Study For Hearst Television

A new study conducted by GfK for Hearst Television finds that viewers have a high level of engagement and trust with local television news and this...

Apr 01, 2014, 10:01 ET

Hearst Television Expands Its Award-Winning Political-Coverage Commitment For 2014

 Hearst Television Inc., one of the country's largest television station groups and a Peabody- and Cronkite-award-winning leader in television...

Aug 21, 2013, 10:00 ET

Hearst Television Supports TVB's View Of Live Plus Same Day As Closest Approximation Of C3 Ratings

Hearst Television is voicing support for the finding of the Television Bureau of Advertising (TVB) that Live Plus Same Day ("Live+SD") ratings...

Apr 03, 2013, 11:00 ET

Hearst Television Renews PolitiFact Partnership

Also Launches Exclusive Series of Issues-Discussion Town Halls Throughout New Hampshire Follows 2012 Efforts Resulting in 250 Hours of Political...

Oct 11, 2012, 10:05 ET

Antoniotti Named News Director At WTAE-TV

 Justin Antoniotti has been named news director at Hearst Television's WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh, the ABC affiliate in the nation's 23rd largest TV...

Aug 30, 2012, 09:52 ET
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Hearst Television Launches Free "Election 2012" App For iPhone, Android

 Hearst Television Inc., parent of one of the country's largest television station groups, has launched an "Election 2012" app...

Jul 19, 2012, 21:11 ET

Hearst Television And Time Warner Cable Reach Retransmission Consent Agreement

Hearst Television Inc. announced that it has reached a retransmission consent agreement with Time Warner Cable covering carriage of Hearst...

Jul 18, 2012, 14:30 ET

Time Warner Cable Portrays Stalemate That Does Not Exist, According to Hearst Television

 Notwithstanding assertions by representatives of Time Warner Cable that they are negotiating with Hearst Television, Time Warner is...

Mar 05, 2012, 10:35 ET

HEARST Television Inc. Names New General Sales Manager in Pittsburgh; WTAE Welcomes Chuck Wolfertz

Charles W. Wolfertz, III has been named general sales manager at Hearst Television Inc.-owned WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh, the nation's 23rd largest TV...

Jan 03, 2012, 11:00 ET

Hearst Elevates Political Coverage to New Level

Hearst Television Inc., parent of one of the country's largest television station groups, will once again devote significant...

Oct 04, 2011, 13:00 ET

Local TV was Primary Source of Hurricane Information, New Hearst Television Survey Finds

A newly completed survey finds that adults in selected communities impacted by Hurricane Irene were extremely engaged with tracking the storm's...

Apr 28, 2011, 08:18 ET
Franklin & Marshall College Poll with Hearst Television.  (PRNewsFoto/Hearst-Argyle Television, Inc.)

Only One In Four Citizens Believes Country Headed In Right Direction, Per Franklin & Marshall College Poll With Hearst Television

Only 26% of Americans surveyed believe the country is "headed in the right direction," according to the April 2011 Franklin & Marshall College...

Mar 03, 2011, 12:01 ET

Hearst Television Receives Sixth Consecutive Walter Cronkite Award for Political Journalism

Hearst Television Inc. has earned its sixth consecutive USC Annenberg Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Television Political Journalism, in...

Nov 30, 2010, 11:54 ET

Ads on Local TV News Drive Greater Awareness, Newest Hearst Television / Magid Survey Finds

A new survey finds local television news more effective in engaging viewers' attention to advertising than most TV program genres and competitive...

Aug 04, 2010, 12:03 ET

WISN-TV and Partners to Provide Wisconsin Gubernatorial Primary Debate Statewide

WISN-TV, the Hearst Television Inc., ABC affiliate and TV news leader serving the Milwaukee market, in partnership with Marquette University School...

Feb 12, 2010, 09:00 ET

Majority of Americans Approve of President Obama's Handling of Afghanistan and National Security But Disapprove of Handling of Economic Issues, Per Franklin & Marshall College Poll With Hearst Television

75% Say the U.S. Healthcare System Needs Reform More than half (57%) of registered American voters approve of the way President Obama is handling...

Sep 24, 2009, 09:01 ET
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People's Choice proudly announced today that world-renowned award-winning producer Mark Burnett will take the reins as Executive Producer of PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS 2010, the premier awards show where fans honor their favorites in movies, music and television. Actor, singer and entrepreneur Queen Latifah will return as host for PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS 2010, to be broadcast live from Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on January 6, 2010 on the CBS Television Network. (PRNewsFoto/People's Choice)[MH]
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 09/24/2009

Americans' Attitudes On Economic Issues Have Shifted, Per Franklin & Marshall College Poll With Hearst Television

As the G-20 Summit commences in nearby Pittsburgh, Lancaster-based Franklin & Marshall College announced findings of a new Franklin &...

Jun 29, 2009, 12:14 ET

Hearst Television Stations Earn Three National Edward R. Murrow Awards

Hearst Television Inc. stations KCCI-TV, Des Moines, and WMUR-TV, Manchester, N.H., have been honored with national Edward R. Murrow Awards, given...

Jun 03, 2009, 08:13 ET

Hearst Corporation Completes Tender Offer for Shares of Hearst-Argyle Television

Hearst-Argyle Television (NYSE: HTV) ("Hearst-Argyle") announced today that it has been informed by Hearst Corporation ("Hearst") that Hearst will...

May 04, 2009, 13:37 ET

Special Committee of The Board of Directors of Hearst-Argyle Television Recommends Stockholders Accept Hearst Corporation Tender Offer

Hearst-Argyle Television, Inc. (NYSE: HTV) today announced that the Special Committee of its Board of Directors has unanimously determined that the...

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