A Major Broadcast Player Snags D.C. LPTV Duo


Woodstock, Va., is exactly 94 miles from the main campus of American University, in Northwest Washington. Yet, that’s the home for a low-power TV station that relocated to the broadcast tower famously adjacent to south dormitories that houses the transmitter for NBC’s WRC-4.

The move from the I-81 corridor to the south of Winchester is a direct result of the FCC’s incentive auction, and co-locates this LPTV with another LPTV facility already using the tower.

Now, these two small TV signals are set to become siblings to the ABC affiliate serving the National Capital Region.

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