Name: NBC 6 South Florida WTVJ
Call Sign: WTVJ
Location: Miami, Florida, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: NBC Miami Homepage
NBC 6 South Florida was the first television station in Florida, and it was the 16th station to in the entire country. Since 1949, WTVJ has been the leading source of Miami news, weather, and traffic. Notable former staff includes Katie Couric and Larry King.
NBC 6 gets an ‘Outstanding’ rating of 9.2 out of 10 due to several reasons. First, the station is a respected leader in covering the breaking Miami news, as well as Ft. Lauderdale news. South Florida NBC also provides the Channel 6 live streams its regularly scheduled news broadcasts as they air. Finally, there is the Channel 6 news video collection which allows viewers to catch up on South Florida news on demand, earning it further points. More about our rating method.
If you want to learn more about WTVJ than what’s in our review, use the buttons in the ‘Visit this station around the web’ box. If you need an immediate report of South Florida weather, the ‘Extras’ button above will take you directly to the Channel 6 weather section. Lastly, if you’re interested in a different station or stream, use the search box at the top of the page.
NBC South Florida is owned by NBCUniversal. It is an affiliate of the network NBC network. As an affiliate, NBC 6 tends to focus its original news coverage on local issues during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. The WTVJ news department currently produces 31 hours of station produced news broadcasts per week. Each weekday, there are five hours of newscasts, and an additional three hours for each day of the weekend. Since South Florida weather is so volatile, the WTVJ weather department is one of the few TV stations that uses two Doppler weather radar systems. This extra radar coverage is one reason why NBC 6 weather is considered one of the best local meteorology departments in the country. To fill in the rest of its broadcasting schedule, the station airs national programs provided by NBC.
Check out how NBC6 WTVJ compares to other South Florida TV stations.
NBC South Florida has a public information file maintained by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). To go directly to WTVJ’s FCC file, click the FCC button above.
The FCC’s station profile will contain important information about NBC Miami that falls within the public domain. For example, it may disclose such details as political advertisement time the station has sold (or given away), ownership particulars, or pending applications for programming changes.
To see the opportunities available at NBC 6, from internships and entry-level jobs up to high-ranking roles, click the Jobs button above. Given the diversity of positions the organization needs to operate successfully, there are usually several openings.
If you’re a public relations rep, you may want to mail some promotional materials to the station or get in touch with a specific member of its team. If you’re a curious viewer, you might be interested in arranging a tour of the station’s facilities. In either case, in addition to the contact info above, here are some more ways to get in touch—
By mail: 15000 SW 27th St Miramar, FL 33027-4147. Phone: 954-622-6000. Fax: 954-622-6107. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org