New Jersey Station Struggles to Keep FCC License

By Andrew Gauthier 

Hudson Reporter

They changed their web site. They changed their slogan. But it’s the content that matters.

WWOR-TV, which is located in Secaucus, is still fighting to keep its broadcast license nearly two years after Sen. Frank Lautenberg held a public forum with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to determine whether the station is living up to its mandate to serve the needs of Northern New Jersey.


The FCC has required WWOR-TV Channel 9 to “perform a higher degree of service to its Grade B coverage area than is normally required of a broadcast licensee.” More…