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KYOU TO BRING LOCAL NBC AFFILIATE TO OTTUMWA-KIRKSVILLE AREA
KYOU, Ottumwa-Kirksville’s long time FOX affiliate, will also launch an NBC affiliate in the market later this month. KYOU NBC will be seen over the air on 15.2 and on most local cable providers.
“With major events like Super Bowl LII and The Winter Olympics right around the corner, we’re proud and excited to bring our viewers a local NBC affiliate,” stated KYOU Vice President and General Manager Michael Elrod.
The new channel will broadcast in High Definition. In addition to top NBC prime and sports programming, the lineup will include new syndicated options for area viewers.
“This new affiliation is another way we can serve and invest in the Ottumwa-Kirksville community,” said American Spirit Media owner Tom Henson.
KYOU NBC will begin broadcasting the week of January 24th2018. KYOU’s FOX programming and local 9PM newscast will continue to air on 15.1.
American Spirit Media, LLC, a broadcasting company based in Charlotte, North Carolina.