Milwaukee to Get Regional News Net

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Time Warner Cable is looking to repeat the success of New York 1 News and
other regional channels with plans to launch a regional news network in

The channel, which hasn't yet been named, is scheduled to launch in the
middle of 2004.

Time Warner recruited Wayne Lynch, former vice president of news and
programming at Comcast Corp.'s NewsChannel 8 in Washington, D.C., to run the

The MSO said the 24-hour channel will eventually employ more than 90 people.
Content will focus on breaking news, community reporting and weather and traffic