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Superstation

A television satellite that broadcasts locally and also uses satellite technology to broadcast nationally. While superstations have become rather uncommon, they were the forerunners to cable television. The technology behind superstations was pioneered by Ted Turner.
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Run by the Stevenson family for 28 years, it received the coveted title at the SuperStation Gala Dinner held at The Belfry Hotel in Sutton Coldfield.
Almost oblivious to the crisis at the top, WGN, the last remaining superstation in the U.
In this case, each superstation would be held in a separate corporation; the stock would be owned by the FLP.
The SuperStation will be located in Clovis, New Mexico and will for the first time provide the capability to transfer thousands of megawatts of power between the three U.
Tribune Broadcasting -- an investor in the WB -- owns WGN-TV in Chicago, but Superstation WGN is distributed by UVTV, which will make the primetime programming changes.
Per Root: "This move to Superstation WGN is among the most important announcements in the history of the company.
WTBS Channel 17 is known nationally as TBS Superstation, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
For the past year, TBS Superstation has been aggressively pursuing young adults through such strong programming initiatives as the Non-Stop Comedy Block and the addition of Dawson's Creek to the line-up," said Steve Koonin, executive vice president and COO of TBS Superstation and TNT.
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) and Superstation WGN are teaming up to raise awareness about the plight of missing and exploited children in America and how parents can protect their kids through Together We Can.
If Superstation WGN can help other families be reunited with their missing children, I applaud their efforts," said Anderson.
NATIONAL LAMPOON'S THANKSGIVING FAMILY REUNION, which comes to TBS Superstation from Gary Hoffman Productions, is set to premiere on the Superstation in November 2003.