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Verbatim: WANE announces launch of retro channel

WANE-TV issued this news release Friday:

December 2, 2011 -- WANE-TV is Proud to announce the launch of Antenna TV in the Fort Wayne Television Market. Antenna TV will begin on December 26, 2011 and will be viewable on the Channel WANE-DT 15.2 over the air.

“Antenna TV delivers retro programming ranging from the golden age of television to television shows airing during the 1990’s”, said WANE General Manager Alan Riebe. “We have put a lot of effort into bringing Antenna TV to Fort Wayne viewers. It will deliver 24/7 programming and we feel that this is exactly the type of new viewing option Fort Wayne viewers will embrace.”

Antenna TV broadcasts programming like: The Monkees, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, All In The Family, Dragnet, Good Times, News Radio and Married With Children. Antenna TV will also feature selected Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox baseball games next spring and into the summer. Riebe added, “This new channel will deliver additional programs associated with future hyper-local programming opportunities.”

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