KTBS-3, ABC (TV Station)
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KTBS-3 is a Shreveport, Louisiana television station and an affiliate of the ABC television network.
Use of Video News Releases and/or Satellite Media Tours
In the 5pm news bulletin on November 24, 2005 the station used an uncut video news release (VNR) from D S Simon Productions for the Panasonic, Namco and Techno Source on high-tech gift ideas. The VNR was organized for Robin Raskin. 
312 E. Kings Highway
Shreveport, LA. 71104
Phone (News): 318-861-5880
- Audio news releases
- Brand Hype
- Branded Entertainment
- Media releases
- Satellite Media Tours
- Radio Media Tours
- Public Service Announcements
- Video news releases: PR for California's Schwarzenegger administration
- Diane Farsetta and Daniel Price, "Fake TV News: Widespread and Undisclosed: A multimedia report on television newsrooms' use of material provided by PR firms on behalf of paying clients", Center for Media and Democracy, April 6, 2006.