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WRGB CBS 6 Albany

Channel 6 News Albany, NY Live

WRGB CBS 6 logoCBS 6 Albany, a CBS-affiliated TV channel licensed to Schenectady, New York, United States. WRGB News is serving the Capital District (Albany – Schenectady – Troy) of New York along with Berkshire County, Massachusetts. The brand name of the television channel is CBS 6 News, while its call letter is WRGB. CBS 6 Albany features, news regarding local, national, international, investigative, health, sports, and more. Moreover, CBS 6 Albany weather provides the most accurate forecast in New York and surrounding areas, CBS 6 Weather Closings, and HD Radar. Likewise, catch the WRGB News live stream on different official platforms like the station’s app, website, and YouTube channel.

The Double H Ranch of WRGB TV is serving children with life-threatening illnesses from across the world. Similarly, the Backpack Program making its effort to combat hunger in the community with the help of Backpack Heroes. Under the Motivate Your Monday program, the experts at the channel share intellectual ways to start the week in a sensible way. Besides other initiatives, CBS 6 Albany also promotes the Community Heroes section to motivate the community to keep moving. In the Connect to Congress section, one can read every single latest news of Congress.

Free WRGB News Live Stream

To watch the CBS 6 Albany live stream the audience needs to install the channel’s app on their mobile devices. Likewise, one can catch it on the official website’s watch section or click its YouTube channel. WRGB News live stream features the best programs, shows, and live events happening around you. But you need to follow CBS 6 News Albany schedule to watch your favorite programs. Also, catch the live WRGB Weather forecast of New York and surroundings on the smartphone through CBS 6 Albany live stream.

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WRGB Channel 6 News Squad

CBS 6 Albany NY news team is entirely professional and skillful in their department. Additionally, WRGB Channel 6 news squad work in collaboration with each other to deliver extensive content to their audience. The commitment and excellence of WRGB News 6 anchors become their uniqueness in the news industry. Because of the impartial and unbiased news coverage, the citizens of New York completely follow their services.

So, to know the latest happenings in your area and neighborhood, you need to subscribe to CBS 6 Albany coverage. The reporters and anchors of WRGB CBS 6 Albany are working continuously to gather and present the most exclusive content. Moreover, the skilled news crew of WRGB TV brings the most demanded and latest news stories for the viewers. Among the leading journalists of WRGB 6, Liz Bishop and Greg Floyd have prominent names.

Liz Bishop

Liz BishopLiz Bishop spent most of her adult life with the WRGB CBS 6 Albany news team. Bishop began her career as a weekend sportscaster, and she did a wide variety of assignments. Nowadays, she is co-anchoring CBS 6 News Albany at 06:00pm, 06:30pm, 10:00pm and 11:00pm. Also, she is creating the highly effective Perp Patrol segment in combination with local law enforcement. Liz joined an elite group of broadcasters in June 2016. At that time, she inducted into the Hall of Fame of the New York State Broadcasters.

Presently, Liz is working with some celebrities like Mike Wallace, Walter Cronkite, and Barbara Walters. She stands among the first women reporters to serve in the New York Yankee locker room after the court’s approval. The courts opened the doors for the women reporters to serve in New York. Furthermore, Liz broadcast the first continent-wide live remote in the Capitol region. She professionally covered the inauguration of George

Deukmejian of Menands as California’s Governor. Similarly, her interview with Hillary Clinton, then-Senate candidate featured on the David Letterman Show. Liz also won several awards for her exclusive reporting. These awards include three Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, over dozen Emmy nominations, an NYS Emmy. Additionally, she received several prestigious NYS Associated Press Broadcast Awards for her excellence in General Reporting.

WRGB CBS 6 newscasters
WRGB CBS 6 newscasters | Credits: Twitter

Greg Floyd

Greg FloydGreg Floyd, a Capital Region native, is serving for over twenty-eight years in the news business of WRGB News. Previously, Floyd served as the news director at WENT radio in Gloversville. He worked as a TV anchor/reporter at WTEN News and FOX23 in Albany, and WRNN in the Hudson Valley. Furthermore, Floyd covered almost every type of story happening across the United States.

At the foreign level, he reported on 1990’s Operation Desert Shield and the death of Princess Diana in 1997. In addition, Floyd several awards for his exclusive reporting as well as charitable activities. The anchor also coaches youth basketball and Little League baseball.

WRGB 6 Weather Team Brief Introduction

WRGB CBS 6 weather team logo

WRGB weather forecast squad consisted of skilled and experienced meteorologists providing exclusive services in New York. Moreover, the WRGB weather radar uses Doppler technology to forecast accurately. CBS 6 Albany weather team provides thunderstorms and lightning weather service for the citizens of Ney York and its surroundings. CBS Albany weather also shares 5 Day Allergy Forecast for Schenectady, NY. Every year, lightning kills twenty or more people with many severely injured in the United States. So, the weathercasters Channel 6 News Albany shares lightning safety tips and resources to protect people from losses. The early forecasting of WRGB News 6 saves the lives of several citizens and billions of dollars in property. Graig Gold, Craig Adams, Alyssa Caroprese, and Steve LaPointe make a perfect weather team in town.

WRGB Weather Radar Instant Doppler 6

A Doppler radar is a special radar that uses the Doppler effect to create velocity data about objects. The radar did this by bouncing a microwave signal off a particular target and analyze the motion of the object. This variation gives accurate and direct measurements of the radial component of velocity of the target relative to the radar.

CBS 6 Albany News and Weather Apps

WRGB news and weather apps are offering exclusiveness with the current news and accurate weather forecast. Additionally, the news app provides the latest news and events happening with exclusive stories on smartphones. Whereas by installing the weather app, you can receive alerts about bad weather like storms and hurricanes. Here below, you can see the in-detail specifications of both these apps.

WRGB CBS 6 Albany News App

WRGB 6 News app delivers the latest news, weather forecast, and sports news in an instant. The channel provides redesigned user-friendly WRGB CBS News 6 app, to watch CBS 6 Albany live stream and CBS 6 weather Albany N forecast. One can also know the latest updates of WRGB school closings in New York City and nearby areas. Stay informed about traffic conditions through WRGB radar and stay alerted through notifications to local events and breaking news.

WRGB CBS 6 Albany app has the following features:

  • Latest and breaking news alerts and stories
  • WRGB News live stream
  • Updated weather section with hourly and daily forecasts
  • Live WRGB weather radar and traffic information
  • The renovated, faster and user-friendly app
  • Updates on WRGB school closings and delays

WRGB Albany Weather App

CBS 6 Albany weather app delivers accurate forecasts hourly, on a daily basis, and for the week ahead. Residents of New York can customize forecasts on WRGB CBS 6 Weather Authority app that match where they live and travel. The CBS 6 Weather Authority app utilizes the latest radar maps and digital technology for precise results. Using easy-to-use interactive radar, you can see where the storm is now and where it is reaching. Besides set customized alerts to keep you and your family safe and informed.

WRGB CBS 6 weather studio
WRGB CBS 6 weather studio | Credits: official website

The following are the major features of CBS News Albany:

  • Access to channel content specifically for smartphone users
  • The highest available resolution of the 250-meter radar
  • High-resolution satellite cloud imagery
  • Future radar to see where severe weather is approaching
  • Current weather updated several times per hour
  • Hourly, daily and 7-day forecasts
  • A user can add and save his favorite location
  • Severe weather alerts from the National Weather Service
  • Option in push alerts to keep you safe in severe weather

CBS News Albany Programs

Watch House Smarts, Connect Media, Lucky Dog Minnies, Bull Fool Me Twice, and more programs here in the schedule. The following are the major programs of WRGB CBS 6 Albany:

MacGyver Loyalty + Family + Rogue + Hellfire Undercover Boss Mayor of Shreveport Blue Bloods My Aim Is True CBS 6 News
Masters Highlights The Late Show with Stephen Colbert The Late Late Show with James Corden Extra
Connect Media The Outdoorsman with Buck McNeely Deer Hunt – McNeely Ranch Raw Travel Buddy Road Trip: Tbilisi, Georgia House Smarts
Nashville Insider Connect Media CBS 6 Morning News CBS This Morning Saturday
Lucky Dog Minnie The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation Electric Scooters Mission Unstoppable Propulsion, Probability, and Perseverance Hope in the Wild A Day in the Life of Lily
Pet Vet Dream Team Wolfgang and Poncho Local Programming Golf College Football: The Drive to Atlanta
College Football Today NCIS: Los Angeles Code of Conduct Bull Fool Me Twice 48 Hours Christy Martin: The Fight of Her Life
NCIS: New Orleans Reckoning NCIS Silent Service Connect Media NCIS: New Orleans X
Made in Hollywood House Smarts World of Waves Raw Travel Buddy Road Trip: Tbilisi, Georgia
Hope in the Wild A Day in the Life of Lily CBS Sunday Morning with Jane Pauley Golf Masters Rewind
The NFL Today 60 Minutes America This Week America This Week Special: United We Stand
Bloodline Detectives CBS Overnight News CBS Morning News Live with Kelly and Ryan
Let’s Make a Deal The Price Is Right The Young and the Restless The Talk
The Ellen DeGeneres Show CBS Evening News Family Feud College Football Today

About CBS 6 Albany

Sinclair Broadcast Group, (WRGB Licensee, LLC) is the owner of CBS 6 Albany. Initially, the channel started its services on 26th February 1942 with facility ID 73942. The licensing authority of WRGB News is the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). The television channel started the on-camera careers of TV chefs Art Mr. Food Ginsburg in the mid-1970s.

Affiliations of CBS 6 Albany

WRGB TV has the following affiliations:

  • CBS (secondary 1942–1954; primary since 1981)
  • TBD (O&O)
  • Comet (O&O)

Studios and Transmitter Facilities of WRGB 6

CBS Albany shares the studios with CW affiliate WCWN on Balltown Road in Niskayuna, New York. Whereas, the transmitter facilities of CBS News Albany located on the Helderberg Escarpment west of New Salem. It is a hamlet of New Scotland. The transmitter coordinates of CBS Albany weather are 42°37′31.3″N 74°0′36.7″W.

WRGB CBS 6 live coverage studio
WRGB CBS 6 live coverage studio | Source: official website
Tel: 518.346.6666
Tower Location: Helderberg Escarpment west of New Salem, a hamlet of New Scotland
Brand Name: CBS 6

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WRGB CBS 6 coverage map
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