Expanded Convention Coverage on TV
With ABC News anchor Peter Jennings at the helm; Lincoln viewers will be able to watch expanded coverage of the Democratic and Republican National Conventions. Using the new digital transmission technology, KLKN-DT will deliver old fashion convention coverage, over-the-air, to viewers with digital television sets via digital Channel 31.
Coverage starts on Monday, July 26 at 3:00PM with the Democratic National Convention Kickoff Show and will end at 10:00PM Monday night. The remaining convention coverage will be provided on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 3:00PM- 10:00PM . KLKN-DT Channel 31 will also broadcast the four days of the Republican National Convention starting August 30 th , each day from 3:00PM-10:00PM. For a complete schedule, see the table below.
Throughout the convention coverage Mr. Jennings will be joined by a team of ABC News analysts and correspondents, including George Stephanopoulos, Kate Snow, Claire Shipman, Mark Halperin, Ron Claiborne, Linda Douglass, Jake Tapper, Sam Donaldson, Cokie Roberts, Hari Sreenivasan, Gigi Stone, Dan Harris with the Kerry Campaign and Terry Moran with the Bush Campaign.
Democratic National Convention
|Monday , July 26 3:00PM-10:00PM|
|Tuesday, July 27 3:00PM-10:00PM|
|Wednesday, July 28 3:00PM-10:00PM|
|Thursday, July 29 3:00PM-10:00PM|
Republican National Convention
|Monday , August 30 3:00PM-10:00PM|
|Tuesday, August 31 3:00PM-10:00PM|
|Wednesday, Sept. 1 3:00PM-10:00PM|
|Thursday, Sept 2 3:00PM-10:00PM|
KLKN-DT has been on the air since August 31, 2002. Please see related story: KLKN Pioneers Digital TV in Nebraska, including coverage map.