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The CW Inks Four More Long-Term Affiliation Deals

Mar 9, 2006  •  Post A Comment

The CW on Thursday announced long-term affiliation agreements with four stations in the top 100 markets that boosted the new network’s carriage commitments to nearly 57 percent of the country’s TV universe some six months before the network launches in September.

The newly signed affiliates are Commonwealth Broadcast-owned WHCP-TV, a primary WB affiliate and secondary UPN affiliate in Charleston-Huntington, W.V. (market No. 64); Pegasus Broadcast Television-owned WB affiliate WPXT-TV in Portland-Auburn, Maine (market 74); Minden Television-owned UPN affiliate KPXJ-TV in Shreveport, La. (market 81); and Communications Corp. of America-owned WB affiliate WBRL-TV in Baton Rouge, La. (market 96).