WLFL-22, WB (TV Station)
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WLFL-22 is a Raleigh, North Carolina television station and an affiliate of the WB television network.
Use of Video News Releases and/or Satellite Media Tours
In the 10pm news bulletin on November 25, 2005 the station incorporated an edited and revoiced segment from a video news release produced by D S Simon Productions for the Panasonic, Namco and Techno Source on high-tech gift ideas. The VNR was produced for Robin Raskin. 
In October 2004, CJR Daily reported that WLFL aired a VNR from the Bush administration's Department of Education, promoting the controversial No Child Left Behind policy. The VNR, which featured reporter-turned-flack Karen Ryan, ended with the line, "I'm Karen Ryan, reporting from Washington." 
WLFL - WB22
3012 Highwoods Blvd. Suite 101
Raleigh, NC 27604
- 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