WUTR an ABC affiliate, was acquired by Mission Broadcasting in Spring of 2004and operates under a shared services agreement and joint sales agreement. The combined resources of WFXV, WPNY-LP, and WUTR provide operating efficiencies for all three stations and a viable alternative for area advertisers. WUTR’s syndicated programming includes Ellen, Steve, Entertainment Tonight, and Inside Edition. WUTR also produces two local News broadcasts, Eyewitness News at 6 and Eyewitness News at 11 that airs Monday – Friday.
Utica, NY is in the 172nd largest DMA in the United States, with a population of approximately 231,050 and 84,750 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
Diane Siembab, Station Manager
Danielle Robidoux, Local Sales Manager
Tom Coyne, News Director