wdrb http://wfpl.org en Media Critic: WDRB GM Bill Lamb's Blast Against Courier-Journal Not Backed With Facts http://wfpl.org/post/media-critic-wdrb-gm-bill-lambs-blast-against-courier-journal-not-backed-facts <p><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Update: </strong>Bill Lamb has <a href="http://www.wdrb.com/story/24714062/an-apology-for-words-poorly-chosen-21314">apologized </a>for suggesting that the Courier-Journal rigged the SurveyUSA poll.”&nbsp;</em></p><p>On Election Night, Nov. 6, 2012, Megyn Kelly and Karl Rove shared a desk on Fox News. Rove was valiantly trying to argue that the polls and state-by-state results were not steadily leading towards an Obama victory, and finally Megyn Kelly asked him:</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 James Miller 8564 at http://wfpl.org Media Critic: WDRB GM Bill Lamb's Blast Against Courier-Journal Not Backed With Facts Louisville Metro Seeking Public Comment on Insight/Time Warner http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-metro-seeking-public-comment-insighttime-warner <p>Louisville Metro government will host four public meetings in November seeking public input on the cable television service provided by Insight/Time Warner.</p><p>The meetings will be:</p><ul><li>6 p.m. Nov. 28 at the East Government Center, 200 Juneau Drive</li><li>6 p.m. Nov. 28 at the Southwest Government Center, 72189 Dixie HIghway</li><li>6 p.m. Nov. 29 at Metro Hall, 527 W. Jefferson St.</li><li>6 p.m. Nov. 29 at the South Central Government Center, 7201 Outer Loop</li></ul><p>The city is seeking comments on:&nbsp;</p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 15:28:07 +0000 Joseph Lord 2573 at http://wfpl.org Louisville Metro Seeking Public Comment on Insight/Time Warner WDRB Back On Cable http://wfpl.org/post/wdrb-back-cable <p>Cable customers in Louisville can once again watch the city&#39;s Fox affiliate, WDRB.</p><p>The station was previously at an impasse with <a href="http://letskeepiton.com/index.asp?loc=lou">Time Warner Cable</a> over how much the provider should pay to broadcast WDRB&#39;s local and network content. Last week, the contract between the two expired and Time Warner pulled WDRB and its sister station WMYO from the cable lineup.</p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 09:17:47 +0000 Devin Katayama 568 at http://wfpl.org WDRB Back On Cable Tough Talk Continues Between WDRB and Time Warner http://wfpl.org/post/tough-talk-continues-between-wdrb-and-time-warner <p>WDRB General Manager Bill Lamb told the <em>Courier-Journal</em> yesterday that his station will likely be back on Time Warner Cable &quot;<a href="http://www.courier-journal.com/article/20120605/BUSINESS/306050055/WDRB-chief-hopes-to-be-back-on-Time-Warner-Cable-within-days-?odyssey=tab|mostpopular|text|FRONTPAGE">within days</a>.&quot;</p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 18:55:50 +0000 Gabe Bullard 564 at http://wfpl.org Tough Talk Continues Between WDRB and Time Warner WDRB Nabs Bozich and Crawford From Courier-Journal http://wfpl.org/post/wdrb-nabs-bozich-and-crawford-courier-journal <p>Sports columnists Eric Crawford and Rick Bozich are leaving their jobs at the Courier-Journal to join WDRB, Louisville&#39;s Fox affiliate.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 05 Jun 2012 00:20:13 +0000 Gabe Bullard 534 at http://wfpl.org WDRB Nabs Bozich and Crawford From Courier-Journal WDRB Boss to Local Stations: You're Next http://wfpl.org/post/wdrb-boss-local-stations-youre-next <p>WDRB-TV in Louisville is currently without about half of its audience as <a href="/post/time-warner-hits-button-wdrb">negotiations continue with Time Warner Cable</a>.</p><p>The talks are over how much Time Warner should pay WDRB to broadcast local content. Time Warner says it has offered a rate comparable to what Insight used to pay WDRB, but station officials say it won&#39;t cover the necessary costs to keep that station a Fox affiliate.</p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 19:18:13 +0000 Gabe Bullard 505 at http://wfpl.org WDRB Boss to Local Stations: You're Next Without Cable Contract, WDRB Will Stream Newscasts http://wfpl.org/post/without-cable-contract-wdrb-will-stream-newscasts <p>With the channel <a href="/post/time-warner-hits-button-wdrb">no longer available</a> on Time Warner (formerly Insight) Cable, <a href="http://www.wdrb.com/story/18675894/wdrb-to-stream-newscasts-online">WDRB&nbsp;will put its local newscasts online</a>.</p><p>The streaming will begin at 11:30 am Friday.</p><p>Response to the situation has been mixed. Comments on WDRB&#39;s&nbsp;website and Facebook page range from mournful&mdash;several say &quot;I miss WDRB&quot;&mdash;to angry, with commenters blaming either or both sides.</p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 14:58:04 +0000 Gabe Bullard 495 at http://wfpl.org Talks Continue Between WDRB and Time Warner http://wfpl.org/post/talks-continue-between-wdrb-and-time-warner <p>Yesterday, the talks between WDRB&nbsp;-TV and Time Warner Cable <a href="/post/talks-get-tough-between-wdrb-and-time-warner">went public</a>&nbsp;in a big way.</p> Thu, 31 May 2012 16:07:56 +0000 Gabe Bullard 482 at http://wfpl.org Talks Get Tough Between WDRB and Time Warner http://wfpl.org/post/talks-get-tough-between-wdrb-and-time-warner <p>The contract between Time Warner Cable and WDRB-TV in Louisville is on the verge of expiring.</p> Wed, 30 May 2012 21:34:10 +0000 Gabe Bullard 477 at http://wfpl.org Talks Get Tough Between WDRB and Time Warner