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Fox 47 News

WSYM TV Lansing Live

Fox 47 News logoFox 47 News, a Fox-affiliated TV channel having a license in Lansing, Michigan, United States. The television station is serving the Central Lower Peninsula of Michigan. Moreover, the brand name of the channel is Fox 47 News, while the call sign is WSYM-TV. In addition, the slogan of Fox 47 Lansing is ‘Yes!’ and ‘In Your Neighbourhood’. WSYM Fox 47 features local news, politics, national & international news, health, entertainment, and much more. You can also watch Fox 47 live stream from online free mediums of the station. Additionally, get the detailed Fox 47 weather forecast of Lansing, Michigan, United States.

Watch Fox 47 Live Stream

Users can watch local news and information related to the Central Lower Peninsula and corresponding areas. Furthermore, enjoy a free WSYM live stream over the internet on the official website and YouTube channel. In addition, you can watch Fox 47 live stream by installing the app on your smartphone from the play store. So, get in touch with talk shows and local news of your area anywhere you are. Users can watch their favorite programs according to the Fox 47 TV Schedule. We are also providing Fox 47 News live stream here below for the convenience of internet users.

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General FAQ’s by Audience

Is Fox 47 off the air?

No, Fox 47 News is still airing its services for the audience of Lansing and corresponding areas.

What's on Fox 47 tonight?

You can follow the TV listing of Fox 47 News on the official website to see tonight’s schedule. The audience can catch their favorite programs and shows as per Fox 47 schedule.

What happened to Kristen Beat on Fox 47 News?

The American live reporter of NASCAR Productions, Kristen Beat, previously served Fox 47 News. However, she switched to Fox Sports 1 and NBC Sports as a live reporter for a better opportunity. Kristen is still working with these Sports channels.

What Channel is Fox in Lansing, MI?

WSYM Fox 47 is a Fox channel serving in Lansing, Michigan.

How to watch WSYM TV on a cable system?

On cable, users can watch WSYM News live on channel 7 on most cable systems in the market.

Fox 47 News Team

The news team of Channel 47 News Lansing is prudent and diligent in gathering and deliver exclusive news content. Besides, the vigilant news services of the channel based on authenticity and neutralism. Fox 47 News anchors work with excellence and commitments towards their work to bring the best services. Because of the continuity and meticulousness of delivering authentic journalism, the viewership of Fox 47 News is increasing continuously.

Furthermore, the unbiased news coverage reflects the true face of the administration of the channel. Likewise, the anchors and reporters of Fox 47 Lansing work in collaboration with each other to present innovative content. Therefore, to stay aware of the latest Lansing News crime journalism, you need to tune Fox 47 News. The audience can see the Fox 47 schedule to catch their favorite shows and programs of the station. Gabi Dunham, Joe Gebhardt, and Lauren Shields are among some of the famous names at WSYM Fox 47.

Larry Wallace

Larry Wallace work for Fox 47 NewsLarry Wallace started his broadcasting career in 2014 by serving as a fill-in anchor and reporter at TV Warren News. Whereas he covered all types of stories and weekly consumer investigative pieces. Afterward, he hosted a talk show, ‘Metro Arts’ with Detroit Public Television after serving two years at TV Warren. Metro Arts highlighted local musicians and artists in the city. Later, Larry joined Fox 2 Detroit as an assignment editor and digital journalist. There he monitored news scanners and posted news content to the website and social pages of the channel. Larry Wallace joined NBC24 in Toledo and served as a reporter and covered issues such as police brutality. He also deeply worked on hot topics like the presidential election and coronavirus pandemic.


Joe Gebhardt

Joe Gebhardt services for Fox 47 NewsThe multimedia journalist Joe Gebhardt is currently serving Fox 47 News. Joe took his passion and developed his unbiased journalism skills by joining HOM-TV, Okemos as an intern. Afterward, he joined WLNS-TV as Jackson Bureau Reporter in November 2015, and there he delivered stories of community members. Finally, he joined Fox 47 (WSYM) in December 2020 and working as a media journalist for the channel.

WSYM Weather Team

The weather team of Channel 47 News Lansing is using the latest radar technology to predict Lansing weather. The meteorologists of WSYM TV are providing the best weather casting in the region with their accurate predictions. In addition, the professional and ambitious Fox 47 weather squad shares the most reliable weather results. Likewise, the senior and junior meteorologists work together to forecast and share precise and detailed weather changes. The early predictions of the WSYM Fox 47 weather squad, help the citizens to stay safe in severe weather.

In the same way, the future radar also guides the residents to stay aware of approaching bad weather. The forecast snow accumulation, the tropical forecast models, and forecast Precip accumulation are providing the latest weather updates. Furthermore, the Interactive radar technology of WSYM Fox 47 helps the users pan and zoom to their favorite locations. The weather department of Fox 47 shares the hourly, daily, and 7-day forecast of Lansing and nearby areas. So, the future forecasting of the station saved billions of dollars in terms of property and many precious lives.

The Advanced Weather Interactive Processing Systems (AWIPS) helps the channel to share weather results with accuracy. You can also pan and zoom to your favorite locations on the map using the Interactive radar technology. The weather team is also providing Fox 47 school closings and delays in your area. Additionally, the live radar tech helps you to track the exact time of the approaching storm. Minute-by-minute forecasting from the studios helps you to stay aware everywhere, right from your mobile screen. So, you can stay safe and your loved ones from lightning and other severe weather consequences using the channel’s services.

Kevin Craig

Kevin Craig work for Fox 47 NewsKevin Craig joined Fox 47 weather team in 2021. Craig earned the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist seal of approval from the American Meteorological Society. Whereas Kevin began his career at WCAR radio in 1993 as a part-time news anchor and board operator. The meteorologist continued his services in radio news for the next three years in northwest Ohio. Afterward, he started his first TV job in Clarksburg, West Virginia. Kevin worked here as a news anchor/reporter for almost one year. Then he joined WIFR TV in 1996 to serve as a science reporter and weather anchor.

In 1998, he joined WKOW-TV in Madison, Wisconsin, to work as the morning weather anchor. The meteorologist also worked as the weekend weathercaster for Fox 17 for nearly fifteen years. Afterward, he was promoted to the position of Chief Meteorologist in 2018 at the same TV station. He was the longest-running weekend anchor on any channel in West Michigan as a news, sports, or weather anchor. Kevin covered everything from tornadoes to severe storms, lightning strikes to flooding, and from blizzards to ice storms. Finally, Good Morning America hired him as a main meteorologist.

Fox 47 News and Weather Apps

Fox 47 channel brings the News and Weather apps for smartphone users, which includes news and weather updates. The Channel 47 News app offers the most authentic news services, such as breaking news and the latest happenings. Additionally, the weather app delivers the most accurate and in-depth weather details of Lancing and surrounding counties.

Channel 47 News Lansing Mobile App

FOX 47 News app delivers relevant local, national, and community news, including breaking alerts throughout the day. You can also stay aware of the latest Fox 47 weather forecast of Michigan and surrounding areas. Moreover, after opening the app, you will know what’s going on right now and important news coverage in your area. With the improved intuitive layout and simplified navigation, users can easily go through the whole app. Additionally, parents can stay aware of Fox 47 school closings and openings. Smartphone users can read, save and share their favorite stories with their loved ones on social media platforms.

Fox 47 News Press Pass studio
Fox 47 News Press Pass studio | Courtesy: Twitter

The following are some of the major features of the Fox 47 News app:

  • Latest stories and breaking news alerts
  • Free Fox 47 live stream
  • Hourly and daily forecasts (dynamic weather section)
  • Fast and easy to use
  • Lightning-fast weather radar
  • Watch live videos of the latest happenings
  • Fox 47 TV schedule
  • Breaking News Lansing MI
  • Get breaking news push notifications
  • Read latest business headlines
  • Share favorite stories with friends and family through email and social media
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Fox 47 News Morning Blend
Fox 47 News Morning Blend | Source: official website

The map in the app includes the following features:

  • Notification service for detailed information
  • Multiple layers depicting different severe weather conditions
  • Torndaors/Thundrerstorms
  • Flood watches and warnings
  • Radar and Clouds
  • Hurricane and Tropical Storm Forecast Tracks
  • Road Weather
  • Snow Fall
  • Marine and Coastal Alerts
  • Winter Storms
  • Wind Speed

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The weather alert apps involves the following features:

  • Receive voice alerts through push alert service same like NOAA Weather
  • View current weather, hourly forecast, as well as daily weather forecast
  • HD Interactive radar map that can be synced in directly to your home screen, so that you can keep an eye all the time on the weather during harsh conditions
  • Ability to save the location in order to keep your family safe

Programs and Shows on WSYM Fox 47

Fox 47 offers a three-hour morning show from 06:00 to 09:00 am. Moreover, it also offers a noon newscast, early evening newscast at 05:30 pm and 07:00 pm and 10:00 pm newscast. Its syndicated programming includes Judy Judy, Modern Family, The Big Bang Theory, and the Last Man Standing. On 8th October 2020, Scripps announced that the channel would reinstate its news department in early 2021. So, it ends its news share agreement with WILX News. All local newscasts seen on the channel now feature a separate package and graphics scheme from WILX.

Popular Shows and Programs List of Fox 47 News

Hell’s Kitchen Call Me Kat Last Man Standing FOX 47 News
The Big Bang Theory Friends Modern Family The King of Queens
Two and a Half Men Mom Rights This Minute Shepherd’s Chapel
AgDay Andrew Wommack: The Gospel Truth Action 7 News at 5 FOX 47 Morning News
The Drew Barrymore Show Right This Minute The List The People’s Court
Fox 47 News at Noon Judge Judy Judge Mathis Dateline
Hot Beach Friends Modern Family The King of Queens
MI Healthy Minds The Black College Quiz Show Fox 47 Saturday Morning News Hearts of Heroes
Rock the Park FOX Weekend Marketplace Local Programming The All-Time All Madden Super Bowl Team
Super Bowl LV Countdown Fox College Hoops Tip-Off Fox College Hoops Extra I Can See Your Voice
Fox 47 Sunday Morning News Matter of Fact Fox College Hoops Tip-Off Inside the Big East


The owner of Channel 47 News Lansing is E. W. Scripps Company (Scripps Broadcasting Holdings LLC). The TV station initially started its services on 1st December 1982 with caller ID 74094. Moreover, the channel started providing a live video simulcast of WJIM on 2nd May 2012. The licensing authority of Fox 47 News is the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).

Fox 47 News anchors
Fox 47 News anchors | Source: Twitter

Studios and Transmitter facilities of WSYM TV

The studios of WSYM Fox 47 Lansing located on West Saint Joseph Street in downtown Lansing. Whereas the transmitter facilities of the station located in Hamlin Township along with M-50/M-99/South Clinton. However, the transmitter coordinates of the television channel are 42°28′3.0″N 84°39′6.0″W.

Tel: 517-484-7747
Tower Location: Hamlin Township along M-50/M-99/South Clinton Trail
Brand Name: Fox 47

Coverage Map

Fox 47 News coverage map
Fox 47 News coverage map | Courtesy: official website

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