'60 Minutes' Comes To WNEW
December 13, 2012 at 1:35 PM (PT)
CBS RADIO News WNEW-A/WASHINGTON has added TV's #1 news program, "60 MINUTES," to its SUNDAY night lineup. Beginning on DECEMBER 16th, WNEW will broadcast audio of the iconic show from 7-8p.
"Each week, CBS NEWS and 60 MINUTES bring to life incredible investigative pieces, interviews, and features that are renowned all across the world," said SVP/Market Mgr. STEVE SWENSON. "Many local residents find themselves in a car traveling home on SUNDAY evenings not able to watch the program on WUSA-9. With this simulcast we can provide listeners with access to their favorite news program."
Added PD ROB SANCHEZ, "60 MINUTES correspondents can tell a story like no one else, and we are thrilled to feature this dynamic program on ALL NEWS, 99.1."