Come September 12th viewers in Utica, New York will be able to watch local news in high definition. Nexstar announced that it will debut Eyewitness News in HD on two stations it programs in DMA #170.
Nexstar owns WFXV-TV (Fox) in Utica and provides services to WUTR-TV (ABC) via an agreement with Mission Broadcasting. Nexstar also owns an LPTV in the market, WPNY (MyNet).
The daily HD newscasts on WUTR will be at 6:00 pm and 11:00 pm. WFXV will carry its HD local newscast at 10:00 pm.