‘Current Affair’ Adds 10 Markets

May 10, 2005  •  Post A Comment

Twentieth Television has cleared the most recent incarnation of its newsmagazine “A Current Affair” in 10 additional markets for fall 2005, bringing the half-hour strip’s clearances to 54 markets, representing 60 percent of the United States. Paul Franklin, executive VP and general sales manager for broadcast, Twentieth Television, made the announcement Tuesday.

New stations clearing “Affair” for the fall include WDRB-TV in Louisville, Ky., and WEHT-TV in Evansville, Ind., which are currently airing the strip as part of Fox’s planned slow rollout.

New stations clearing “A Current Affair” just for fall 2005 are WTKR-TV in Norfolk, Va.; WTNZ-TV in Knoxville, Tenn.; KVOA-TV in Tucson, Ariz.; KVRR-TV in Fargo, N.D.; KDLT-TV in Sioux Falls, S.D.; KQDS-TV in Duluth, Minn.; KCVU-TV in Chico-Redding, Calif.; and KVIQ-TV in Eureka, Calif.