A major change in the local television market is about to take effect.
The Sinclair Broadcast Group, which owns WSBT Television, has entered into an agreement with WSJV-TV owner Quincy Media to take over WSJV’s current Fox affiliation and programming, according to the South Bend Tribune.
The change will take place on Monday, August 1, The South Bend Tribune reported.
To make room for Fox, the weather programming that is currently offered on 22.2/SBT-2 will go off the air, according to WSBT-TV.
As for Fox 28 employees and news staff, some may be transferred to other stations owned by Quincy, some may be hired by Sinclair and others may lose their jobs, the South Bend Tribune reported.