For Closed Captioning concerns please contact our Captioning Hotline:
We will make every effort to respond or otherwise resolve your inquiry within 24 hours or 1 business day.
For written Closed Captioning complaints, please contact:
Fred Vigeant, Director of Programming and Promotions for TV and Radio
4801 Lindle Road
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Direct Line: 717-910-2808
Before sending a formal written complaint, we recommend you first contact our Captioning Hotline. We may be able to resolve your problem immediately without the need for a formal complaint. In any event, we will respond to your written complaint within 30 days.
Closed Captioning of WITF Original Productions
All programming distributed by WITF complies with the closed captioning requirements established by the Federal Communications Commission as embodied in 47 C.F.R. § 79.1, including regulations concerning closed captioning quality.
Programming provided by WITF complies with these regulations by either:
(i) satisfying the caption quality standards set forth in 47 C.F.R. § 79.1(j)(2);
(ii) adopting and following the "Video Programmer Best Practices" set forth in 47 C.F.R. § 79.1(k)(1); or
(iii) being subject to one or more of the captioning exemptions set forth in 47 C.F.R. § 79.1(d),
including programming for which the audio is in a language other than English or Spanish and that is not scripted programming that can be captioned using the "electronic news room" technique; interstitial material, promotional announcements, and public service announcements that are 10 minutes or less in duration; and/or programming that consists primarily of non-vocal music.
Questions regarding the WITF and its captioned program distributions can be directed to the Program Director, Fred Vigeant, at 717-910-2851 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please be aware that FCC rules obligate WITF TV to report non-certifying video programmers to the FCC. Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter.
Frequency and coverage information
WITF is a trusted, valued supplier of programs and services that both satisfy and stimulate curiosity for residents in every community in the central Pennsylvania region.
WITF broadcast services reach audiences in over 17 counties in central Pennsylvania reaching a weekly audience of 345,000 viewers.
WITF-TV creates & produces local programs such as Smart Talk and Health Smart.
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