COVID-19 Cripples Two TV Newsrooms


In Tulsa on Sunday (4/5), the studios of a TV station owned by Griffin Communications reopened, after their closure in response to a positive COVID-19 test by an employee.

Meanwhile, in Pensacola, Fla., a Sinclair Broadcast Group¬†TV station suspended production in its newsroom “for the next several days.”

Two employees at the station tested positive for the coronavirus.

Such is the new emergency facing local television stations across the U.S.

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