Grand Rapids, MI- WZZM 13, the Gannett owned ABC station in Grand Rapids, Michigan, is excited to announce that it will replay the 6:00 AM Morning Newscast on the WZZM 13 On Target Weather Network, Mondays through Fridays beginning June 4th, 2012 at 7:00 AM.

The WZZM 13 On Target Weather Network can be found on digital channel 13.2, Charter Channel 247 and on Comcast Channel 298.

This new broadcast will provide a late-morning source for local news for late-risers, or those who watch the newscast a second time around.

WZZM 13 Morning News Anchors, Lauren Stanton and Derek Francis deliver news in a credible way but full of clever banter, laughter and quick wit. Add in Meteorologist Aaron Ofseyer, with his great sense of humor and you have a morning packed with energy. Aaron delivers both the fun and serious side of weather, keeping you informed on the weather conditions you can expect throughout the day.

This is a number one rated newscast in West Michigan for a reason; the personalities offer plenty of loving jocularity, plus, all the local news and weather you need to start your day off right!

"We know our viewers are busy in the morning and can't always watch the news, so we're giving them a second chance to catch our 6am newscast," said Janet Mason, President and General Manager of WZZM 13.

Watch this WZZM 13 "Mornings are Better" promotional spot:

Face Book Fans Write:
• "You really look bright and cheery today, Lauren! It is really great waking up to your beautiful smile on TV every morning! Have a wonderful Monday"(-:
• "LOL. You all are having way too much fun there this morning Lauren and you get paid to do it! UNBELIEVABLE!! lol Have a great day and weekend."

• "Thanks For A Fun Week Of Morning News!!"

For more information go to: media inquiries, contact:

Pamela Rankin
Marketing Manager
645 3 Mile Road
Grand Rapids MI 49544
(616) 559-1480

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