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WGN Tops 60M Subs

3/16/2004 9:44 AM Eastern

With significant launches in a trio of Comcast Corp. markets, WGN Superstation said it has eclipsed the 60 million-subscriber plateau.

Executives said WGN recently added 1 million subscribers to surpass that distribution mark, including Comcast launches in Atlanta; Jacksonville, Fla.; and Montgomery County, Md., as part of Tribune Co.’s recent agreement with the MSO.

The new distribution for WGN is being backed by promotional support, including cross-channel on-air and radio spots and print ads, according to the network.

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