WJAR drops Weather Plus
Fri Jan 23 10:47:13 EST 2009
On Fri, 1/23/09, Larry Weil <email@example.com> wrote:
> Actually NBC ended WeatherPlus on December 31, apparently
> what WJAR was running was the local option with no national
> content, just local maps and the like. At WHDH, we will
> soon be running ThisTV on 7.2, which is a service from NBC
> Universal featuring older movies and TV series. We are
> currently awaiting the equipment to do this. I also
> understand a national version of ThisTV will be on DirecTV
> at some point soon.
I'm surprised that NBC hasn't queried affiliates about possibly using The Weather Channel in that spot for a short-term fix.
Is WHDH running Universal Sports?
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