WHP-21, CBS (TV Station)
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WHP-21 is a Harrisburg, Pennsylvania television station and an affiliate of the ABC television network.
Use of Video News Releases and/or Satellite Media Tours
In the 6am news bulletin on January 11, 2005 the station broadcast an interview from a Satellite Media Tour (SMT) organized by D S Simon Productions for Subway promoting its "fresh solutions" menu. 
In the 5.30pm news bulletin on February 13, 2006 the station broadcast an edited and re-voiced video news release (VNR) produced by Medialink Worldwide for Flower MD on flower tips for Valentine's Day. 
3300 N. 6th St.
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Phone (News): 1-877-393-NEWS
Fax (News): (717)238-4903
- 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.