WGGB - Springfield, MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1
N 42° 08.291 W 072° 34.985
18T E 699735 N 4667945
Quick Description: WGGB is the primary ABC and secondary Fox affiliate broadcast station for the Springfield area.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 10/10/2011 9:45:03 AM
Waymark Code: WMCTB2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member hiddenrock
Views: 2

Long Description:
WGGB broadcasts on UHF channel 40 and is carried by Comcast Cable on channel 4 and channel 840 in HD. The WGGB studios are located on on Liberty Street just south of the Chicopee line.

WGGB originated as WHYN on on April 1, 1953. The station was bought by Guy Gannett Broadcasting in 1979 and changed its call sign accordingly. In 2008, WGGB launched a secondary broadcast service called "Fox 6", so named because of its channel position on the local Comcast Cable lineup. WGGB is locally owned John G. Gormally.
Address:
WGGB
1300 Liberty St.
Springfield, MA United States
01104


Website: [Web Link]

Programming:
ABC and Fox syndicated programming.
Local news and weather.


Programming:

ABC 40

The Insider
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?
Dancing with the Stars
Castle
ABC40 News at 11PM
Nightline

FOX 6

How I Met Your Mother
Terra Nova
House
FOX 6 News at 10PM
Family Guy
American Dad!



Favorite Show/Personality: Dave Madsen - News Anchor; Family Guy - Program

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