WYLN-LP

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WYLN-LP
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
Branding "A Number You Can Trust"
Channels Analog: 35 (UHF)
Affiliations America One
Owner Triple J Community Broadcasting, LLC
Founded 1989
Call letters' meaning We're Your Local Network
Former callsigns W35AT (1989-1996)
Former affiliations Independent (1989-1995)
The WB (1995-1997)
Transmitter power 8.92 kW/160.6 m
Website www.wylntv.com

WYLN-LP is a Class-A television station in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, broadcasting locally as an America One affiliate on channel 35. It went on the air in 1989 as W35AT, and changed to the current WYLN-LP in 1996. It became the first affiliate of The WB in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre/Hazleton market that year, later losing the affiliation to WSWB-TV in 1997. After that it became an America One affiliate. It is owned by Triple J Community Broadcasting, L.L.C.

Local News and other programming[edit]

Since 1989, WYLN had produced a live, local news program, airing at 5 pm and 10 pm on weekdays. News coverage was based on Hazleton, PA and surrounding areas in which WYLN was viewable on television. Besides news, local weather and sports coverage was included in nightly broadcasts.

Currently WYLN's flagship program is Late Edition which airs weeknights at 10pm. Late Edition is an hour long nightly newscast featuring local, state and national news headlines, in depth discussion on hot topics, sports, weather and more.

WYLN also airs local sporting events such as high school football, basketball, wrestling, swimming and baseball; college athletics; Reading Phillies and Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs Baseball.

WYLN also produces many local programs including:

Viewpoint, The Chef Lou Show, Jentastic Sweets, Outside The Press Box, The LA Tarone Show Off The Beaten Path, Off The Beaten Path is a half hour program that showcases interesting & unique people, places and things in Pennsylvania. Our area is filled with wonderful, interesting things… You just need to know where to look. Created by Jeff Bonomo, hosted by Jeff Bonomo & Ken Cara

Current on-air staff[edit]

Anchors

  • L.A. Tarone
  • Lisa Schugardt

Weather

  • Joe Garbacik - Chief seen weeknights

Sports Reporter/ Anchor Ken Cara

Correspondents

  • Ann Gownley
  • Beth Mensinger
  • Kim Zboray
  • Crystal Harris

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