Superstation


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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.
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.