NEWSCHANNEL 8 is the Washington DC metro area's 24 hour local news source.
The station provides community-based, solution-oriented news coverage to more than 1.1 million cable television homes in suburban Maryland, Northern Virginia and The District of Columbia. It differs from traditional TV news coverage because it allows 24 hour access to news and information in a non-sensationalized manner.
NEWSCHANNEL 8 has redefined the concepts of both local news and local advertising. Through a fiber optic delivery system, the station targets programming and advertising to three separate geographical regions of the Washington Metro area.
• Zoned local news weeknights with separate anchor teams and producers
assigned to each region
The Washington Report: News that affects the District and the region.
The Virginia Report: Virginia News for Virginia Viewers.
The Maryland Report: Focusing on news from communities in suburban Maryland.
• Live coverage from news bureaus in Rockville, MD Landover, MD and
• 24 hour zoning of advertising to suburban Maryland, Northern Virginia and the
District of Columbia