WOOD-TV (Grand Rapids) has announced that it is expanding their news coverage, adding a 30-minute edition of “24 Hour News 8” at 7:00 p.m. beginning September 20.
Marlee Ginter will anchor the newscast with Meteorologist Kyle Underwood.
WOOD-TV News Director Dan Boers said “On top of the big stories of the day, the newscast will give us an opportunity to take a deeper look into issues impacting our communities. It will be at a time of day that is more convenient for some viewers who are just getting home from work or after-school activities.”
Diane Kniowski, WOOD-TV General Manager added “24 Hour News 8 is dedicated to bringing viewers more news at a time of day that is convenient for viewers to access breaking news, weather and investigative reports throughout the day. It is just another way we serve our community.”