Local News Gets Run for Its $

Ault, Susanne
November 1999
Variety;11/29/99, Vol. 377 Issue 3, p27
Trade Publication
Discusses the condition of the local newscasts in the United States as of November 1999. Share percentage of local newscasts in the broadcast stations' revenues; Average audience shares for morning, evening and latenight news broadcasts between 1994 and 1998; Findings of the 1999 annual profitability survey of the Radio-Television News Directors Association.


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