Channels 5/45 to rebroadcast Good Morning America in MN 5/8/02
Charles Gibson, Diane Sawyer, and weather forecaster Tony Perkins’ visit to Stillwater, Minnesota will be seen again on KSTP-TV and KSTC-TV this week. The television stations, with a nod from ABC, will edit and re-air a one-hour version of Good Morning America’s April 30th program on:
KSTC-TV Channel 45 (channel 12 on most Twin Cities cable systems)
Friday, May 10, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. CDT
-- preceding the Minnesota Twins vs. New York Yankees game
KSTP-TV Channel 5
Saturday, May 11, 10:30 – 11:30 p.m. CDT
-- immediately following Eyewitness News at 10:00 p.m.
Viewers interested in obtaining a dub of this program are encouraged to set their VCRs for one of these repeat broadcasts!
Good Morning America in Minnesota originated live from Stillwater on April 30th on KSTP-TV Channel 5, the Twin Cities’ ABC network affiliate. Attracting huge early-morning crowds in this scenic river town, Stillwater was the second stop of a five-city/five-day tour for Good Morning America as they criss-crossed the U.S. from Chapel Hill, North Carolina to Minnesota; then Houston,Texas to San Francisco, California; finally wrapping up in Boston, Massachusetts.
* * *
Channel 5 will host ABC NEWS again on Wednesday, May 15th, when World News Tonight anchor Peter Jennings moderates Channel 5’s Ask the Media town meeting. An invited studio audience will have the opportunity to question local professionals on anything and everything related to media and news coverage.
Ask the Media will simulcast live on KSTP-TV and KSTC-TV from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. CDT with continuing coverage on KSTC-TV until 7:30 p.m.