CBS announced today that it has signed an affiliation agreement with Gray Television, Inc.'s station KNPL in North Platte, Neb. The target launch date for the station is Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013. KNPL will be viewed over-the-air, on cable and on satellite television.
Diana Wilkin, President, CBS Affiliate Relations, said: "This new affiliation agreement is a welcome opportunity to enhance CBS's service to viewers in central Nebraska with the Network's first home station in North Platte. It also builds on a very successful partnership we've long had with Gray Television in Lincoln and Grand Island, among many other markets."
Bob Prather, President, COO and Director, Gray Television, Inc., said: "As the owner and operator of multiple CBS affiliates across the country, we greatly value the consistent quality and strength of CBS's entertainment, news and sports programming, which perfectly complement the outstanding broadcasts produced by our stations. We're looking forward to adding KNPL to our portfolio of CBS stations."
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