WPIX Launches Content Partnership with Patch

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By Merrill Knox Comments

WPIX, the CW-affiliate in New York City, launching a content partnership with Patch, AOL’s online local news platform.

The “Patch on PIX” segments, shot daily, will spotlight popular stories from Patch sites throughout the tri-state area. The segments will air beginning this week on the 5 p.m. newscast and are expected to eventually expand to the morning newscast.

“In our continuing goal to better serve our local communities, PIX11’s partnership with Patch will deliver valuable content to our viewers, creating a richer and deeper news experience,” WPIX news director Bill Carey said in a statement.