Nov 18, 2002  •  Post A Comment

48 Percent of news directors who said the most serious obstacle to producing quality news is not having enough staff.
12 Number of local TV stations out of 53 studied that received an “A” grade for the quality of their newscasts from the Project for Excellence in Journalism.
24 Percent of stations that have an investigative unit with its own budget and staff.
69 Percent of stations that said the financial picture for the year ahead is better than last year.
45 Percent of news directors who said the local TV news industry in general is heading down the wrong track.