“ABC 13 Eyewitness News at 9 PM on CW39” to debut May 11th
IRVING and HOUSTON, TX – Nexstar Broadcasting, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that KIAH-TV (CW), the Company’s owned and operated television station in Houston, TX (DMA #8), will premiere its nightly 9-10 PM local newscast on Monday, May 11th. “ABC13 Eyewitness News at 9 PM on CW39,” will be exclusively produced for KIAH-TV by KTRK-TV ABC13 and will air Monday through Sunday. The broadcast will also be available via livestream on ABC13.com and CW39.com.
“During times of uncertainty, having a reliable and trusted source of news and information is crucial for the communities we serve,” said Tim Busch, President of Nexstar Broadcasting. “KIAH-TV’s commitment to providing additional local programming to Houston viewers will come to fruition through our association with ABC13 Eyewitness News, a well-known news resource serving Houston area communities and viewers for more than 65 years. Nexstar and ABC believe this partnership, which offers our viewers a choice for news in prime-time, is more important than ever before.”