Programming

KPIX San Francisco Debuts HD News

CBS Owned-And-Operated Station Adds 27.5 Hours of HD Local-News Fare to Eye on the Bay 2/06/2008 02:11:00 AM Eastern

KPIX San Francisco became the latest station to introduce HD local-news programming to viewers.

Eye on the Bay

The CBS owned-and-operated station began broadcasting Eye on the Bay in HD in May, and it added 27-and-one-half hours of weekly news product this week.

KPIX’s HD newscasts are available over the air and via Comcast, DirecTV and Dish Network.

The station took in $100.5 million in 2006, according to BIA Financial. In mid-January, Cox Broadcasting-owned rival KTVU added HD news on sister station KICU.

Earlier this week, NBC O&O WMAQ Chicago added HD news, as well.

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