‘This’ Appeals to KWWL

Will replace Weather Plus on its digital tier

KWWL Cedar Rapids has opted for the entertainment network This TV to replace Weather Plus on its digital tier. Owned by

Quincy Newspapers

, KWWL also offers the vintage program channel RTN as a digital channel.

“This TV gives Eastern Iowans a new entertainment opportunity,” said KWWL Station Manager Kim Leer. “And viewers will reap the benefit of another free over-the-air station with material from the world’s largest film and television library.”

This TV is a joint venture between MGM and Weigel Broadcasting

, tapping a 4,000-title film library. The ad-supported channel launched Nov. 1. 

This TV can be found on Channel 7.2 and RTN on 7.3