WQAD Sets First Quad Cities Full HD Newscast

By Andrew Gauthier 

Quad-Cities Online

President & General Manager Larry Rosmilso, along with representatives from Local TV, LLC, owner of WQAD, announced the decision to WQAD’s full staff Thursday, July 22nd at their studios in Moline.

“This is an unprecedented investment in the station” stated Rosmilso. “In the next several months, we’ll spend close to 2-million dollars to upgrade the equipment at the station, and no department will be untouched by the process.”

The move to high definition news coverage will bring Quad Cities news viewers more stunning video pictures, clearer audio & enhanced live coverage from the field as everything from live trucks to cameras & edit gear, even most of the internal cables gets replaced. More…