WIBC/Indianapolis Partners With RTV6 For News, Weather Updates
November 23, 2011 at 3:53 AM (PT)
EMMIS Talk WIBC/INDIANAPOLIS has entered into a news an weather partnership with crosstown ABC affiliate WRTV (RTV6). As part of the deal, RTV6 meteorologists KEVIN GREGORY, TODD KLAASSEN, and STEPHANIE ORTMANN will do weather reports on WIBC and will go live on the station with reports during severe weather situations.
WRTV VP/GM LARRY BLACKERBY said, "By working together, we can offer viewers and listeners the most extensive news and weather coverage in central INDIANA. Our team is looking forward to working with the largest radio newsroom in the state and offering our resources to grow and serve both of our audiences."
EMMIS VP/Marker Manager CHARLIE MORGAN added, "In our 21st Century world of news and information consumption, it just makes sense for our TV and radio newsrooms to work together to ensure we are delivering the most relevant information to our consumers wherever they are -- at home, at work, in their cars, wherever. This partnership will allow us to provide INDIANAPOLIS viewers and listeners with the latest information wherever they are, whether they are listening to the radio, watching TV, going online or on their mobile phones."