WFXT Adding An Hour Of News At 5 P.M.
Fox O&O WFXT Boston (DMA 7) will add an early evening one-hour newscast, Fox25 News at 5:00 beginning Monday, Oct. 7. The additional newscast (the station currently airs news at 6 and 10 and 11 p.m. weekdays) will air Monday through Friday.
Fox25 News at 5:00 will be anchored by Maria Stephanos, Mark Ockerbloom and Chief Meteorologist Kevin Lemanowicz with additional news staff contributing. (they also do the 6, 10 and 11 pm newscasts)
The station says the new broadcast will feature a mix of news, weather, traffic, viewer interaction, opinions and live guests from WFXT’s Beacon Hill and Dedham studios.
This additional hour means WFXT will be airing 52 hours of local news.
Fox25 News at 5:00 will be followed by Fox25 News at 6:00. Dr. Oz will move to weekdays at 3 p.m. followed by TMZ Live at 4.