WFXV, a Fox affiliate, was acquired by Nexstar Broadcasting in late 2003. WFXV also operates low power station WPNY, the My Network TV affiliate in the market. The combined resources of WFXV, WPNY-LP, and WUTR provide operating efficiencies for all three stations and a viable alternative for area advertisers. WFXV’s syndicated programming includes Mom, Family Feud, Modern Family and Big Bang Theory. WFXV produces and airs Eyewitness News at 10 that airs Monday – Friday.
Utica, NY is in the 172nd largest DMA in the United States, with a population of approximately 231,050 and 102,770 television households, as reported by Nielsen Media.
Cable/ADS penetration in the market is estimated to be 94% (67% wired, 27% ADS). The largest employers in this market are Mohawk Valley Network, Oneida Indian Nation-Turning Stone Casino, Mohawk Valley Health Systems. Higher education institutions including , Hamilton College, Utica College, and SUNY Poly are also major employers in the market.
Source: TVB, BIA Financial Network Market Report 3rd Edition, 2007
Station Contact Information5956 Smith Hill Road Utica, NY 13503 P: (315) 797-5220 F: (315) 797-5409
Stephen J. Ventura, VP & General Manager
Jenny Recchio, Sales Manager
Tom Coyne, News Director