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Cable TV Adapting To New Realities

by Gwen Moritz 6/29/2015 12:00 am

Sixty-seven years after its almost simultaneous development in Oregon, Pennsylvania and Arkansas, cable TV is old-school. The industry and business plan that Arkansas helped create are under pressure from then unimaginable competitors, and the infrastructure developed to deliver a broad menu of programming is being converted to other uses.

Channel 7 Still the One After February TV Ratings

by Sean Beherec 4/6/2015 12:00 am

According to Nielsen Media Research ratings released by the station, KATV had the highest viewership numbers in every news time slot where it competed against other stations.

KATV Sues Soul of the South After Reporter Katherine Yancy Makes Move

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/28/2014 12:00 am

Little Rock’s ABC affiliate is suing another TV station in town for allegedly swiping some reporting talent.

Roby Brock Departs KARK/KLRT, Partners With KATV

by Luke Jones 2/24/2014 10:28 am

KATV, Channel 7, of Little Rock has announced that Roby Brock's "Talk Business & Politics" program will air on the ABC affiliate starting March 2.

KATV Leads November Nielsens

by Luke Jones 2/3/2014 12:00 am

KATV-TV, Channel 7, remained at the top of Nielsen Media Research’s November household ratings of Little Rock’s local news stations.

Video: KATV Dedicates TV Studio to Dale Nicholson

by Lance Turner 9/23/2013 11:14 am

KATV-TV, Channel 7, dedicates its studio to Dale Nicholson, its former general manager, who died in June.

KARK App Rolls Out Streaming Weather

by Luke Jones 7/15/2013 12:00 am

In June, KARK-TV, Channel 4, broke into the live-streaming news market with a new version of its mobile app, billed as the only one of its kind among local TV stations.

KATV Stays On Top in Nielsen Ratings

by Kate Knable 12/24/2012 12:00 am

KATV-TV, Channel 7, led Little Rock competitors in November’s Nielsen ratings of local newscasts. However, household rating and share numbers were down or flat year over year for KATV’s news shows.

TV Political Ad Spending Is Down

by Kate Knable 10/22/2012 12:00 am

Never in history has so much money been spent on political advertising as in this election year, but you wouldn't know that from looking at the books of Little Rock TV stations.

Employment Contracts Protect the Promises

by Kate Knable 10/15/2012 12:00 am

The employment contracts of top executives across Arkansas specify performance-dependent bonuses, salaries and other benefits. Such legally binding contracts protect both employer and employee.


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