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History[ edit ] Early history [ edit ] A group led by Arnold Chase and his company, Arch Communications, won a construction permit for channel 61 in September Grasso , the first woman to serve as governor of Connecticut , who died in ; [1] these call letters were assigned on February 3, However, changes in Federal Communications Commission FCC regulations during this time allowed separately-owned stations in the same market to obtain consent to share a call sign.

During and , the station invested in stronger programming. Many syndication distributors went unpaid and responded by pulling their programming from channel Extensive litigation followed as the contracts that were standard in the industry at that time stated that if a single payment was missed, no more programs would be provided, but the station was still required to pay the full amount due under the contract.

As the litigation progressed, the shows were replaced by low-budget barter programming. Central to the litigation were allegations of illegal "tie-in" sales by program syndicators that artificially drove up the cost of programming to WTIC. Although the barter programming continued, the station began to realize some sustained success in part due to the early success of the Fox network and shows like 21 Jump Street and Married However, Counterpoint wanted only a part-time arrangement, and negotiations ultimately fell through.

This version was phased out after the move to the Courant facilities in , though a "Fox CT News" version remained in use during newscasts for some time thereafter. Renaissance merged with Tribune Broadcasting in Both stations became sister properties of the Hartford Courant after Times Mirror merged with Tribune in As time went on, WTIC began dropping cartoons, movies, and older sitcoms in favor of more talk and reality shows.

Connecticut is split between the traditional home territories for Boston and New York City teams. The football issue is not typically as stark because the New York Giants and New England Patriots play in separate conferences, each with their own network television deals, so there is little overlap. However, it used to be a source of frustration during baseball season. Usually, MLB limits Fox to a single game and does not allow any other station to broadcast baseball in that window from 3: This historically resulted in numerous complaints among Connecticut baseball fans when WTIC would only be able to broadcast either the Yankees or the Red Sox.

This also had an effect on the Springfield Holyoke , Massachusetts television market as well; WTIC-TV had long been the default Fox affiliate for western Massachusetts since that area was one of the few in the Eastern Time Zone without an affiliate of its own. On July 10, , Tribune announced plans to spin off its publishing division into a separate company. Tribune also filed a breach of contract lawsuit in the Delaware Chancery Court , alleging that Sinclair engaged in protracted negotiations with the FCC and the U.

Smith that were rejected or highly subject to rejection to maintain control over stations it was required to sell.


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