WTAE's studios are located on Ardmore Boulevard (PA 8) in the suburb of Wilkinsburg (though with a Pittsburgh mailing address), and its transmitter is located in Buena Vista, Pennsylvania. ", "For the record: Allocations-TV channel changes. However, Hearst decided to sell WBOY-TV to West Virginia Media Holdings in September of that year after less than a year of ownership. WTAE is a full service television station in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, broadcasting on local digital UHF channel 51 and on virtual channel 4. Pittsburgh » Channel 4 WTAE Channel 4 WTAE Taking Action For You Play Tweet Info; Contact Data; WTAE is a full service television station in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, broadcasting on local digital UHF channel 51 and on virtual channel 4.

WTAE-TV unveiled a new set designed by FX Group during the 5 p.m. newscast on September 4, 2007. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported that WTAE-TV's on-air staff claimed it was being denied severance benefits for employees fired without cause, a minimum salary scale, overtime pay for work hours totaling more than eight hours a day, retirement benefits equalling those of other employees at the station, and consideration for unscheduled call-outs, split shifts and work on the sixth consecutive day and thereafter.

Hearst Television participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means we may get paid commissions on purchases made through our links to retailer sites. The eighth edition of Chronicle called "Burning Questions" dealt with the ongoing issue in Western Pennsylvania local fire departments failing to meet the national standards for fire response times. [3][4][5] As such, WTAE-TV is the only Pittsburgh television station affiliated with a major network not to have changed ownership. Like its NBC rival, WPXI, Channel 4 was not a major player in terms of news coverage in its early years, as the Pittsburgh market was dominated by KDKA-TV and anchor Bill Burns. John Fetterman tweets request for $1 million reward for reporting voter fraud, 91-year-old man cited for leaving scene of crash involving Amish horse and buggy in Lawrence County, LIST: Holiday events, displays still happening in the Pittsburgh area. The online live video stream was picked up veterans organizations around the country and the highest watched Chronicle to date. Watch live weekdays at 4:30am, 6am, 12pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm, and 11pm. ; Sensitive towards social causes, Ashley once participated in a charity competition & won a Dancing for a Cause title. Local combat veterans are now struggling to find jobs while adjusting to family life and their physical disabilities. What ever the problem is, it is noticeable. Or the help we need. Download the Pittsburgh's Action News 4 app for free today. WTAE-TV was awarded the most Emmy nominations among all the television stations in Pittsburgh region. [33], In March 2014, it was announced that WTAE-TV will be awarded three awards by the Pennsylvania Broadcasters Association: "Outstanding Television Documentary Program" for Chronicle, "Outstanding Television Public Affairs Program/Series" for Chronicle, and "Outstanding Television Website" for WTAE.com. Login with Facebook The station's noon news (it was brought back in early 1992) and the resumption of a noon newscast meant Channel 4 had gone full circle in a very short time. By the 1970s, WTAE-TV was running a mix of cartoons and sitcoms from 6:30 to 9 a.m., a local talk show, some ABC shows, more cartoons and off-network sitcoms in the afternoon, news and some first run shows in the evening, and ABC prime time programming. Local breaking news, severe weather, sports and traffic coverage ... Court-ordered sweep of Pittsburgh postal service facilities turns up nearly 300 ballots. Both were eventually exonerated with Governor Lawrence claiming that in fact it was the city's solicitors office (whose director he appointed) which may have been guilty of any improper influence, with Smathers and Lawrence merely fulfilling their duty to their respective constituents. Known as '4 the 412', the team of video creators and social media commentators are devoted to covering all things fun across the Pittsburgh region including entertainment, food, music, sports, business, start-ups, community events, neighborhood/town cultural identity, and more. WTAE-TV remains available on cable in all three markets. The subsequent reconsideration awarded channel 4 to Hearst. ©2020, Hearst Television Inc. on behalf of WTAE-TV. Beginning in 1996, WTAE-TV began running two hours of the ABC Saturday cartoon lineup on Sunday mornings, a half-hour on Saturday mornings, and a half-hour at 12:30 p.m. "Our new 7:00 p.m. newscast will give viewers more options to get news and weather information when they want it.

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