Signature is a television news music package composed by Stephen Arnold. Originally composed for WBTV in Charlotte, NC, it features up to 100 cuts of opens, closes, promo bumpers, stingers and promo beds.

Signature is an award-winning news package that has been used on television stations in more than 70 markets. Signature has a distinctive music logo (which was originally composed to sound like "WBTV NewsChannel 3" Or "WBTV Channel 3"), and provides both full orchestral arrangements and contemporary electronic elements.

Stations that used or have used SignatureEdit

DMA# DMA Name Station Affiliation Years Used Notes
6. San Francisco, California KGO-TV ABC 2000-2006
12. Phoenix, Arizona KPHO-TV CBS Dates unknown
14. Seattle, Washington KIRO-TV CBS 2001-2006
KSTW The CW, formerly Independent, UPN 2003 Aired a 10pm newscast produced by KIRO-TV
19. Orlando, Florida WVEN-TV, formerly WAYQ & WNTO Univision, formerly Independent 2001-2006
24. Charlotte, North Carolina WBTV CBS 1990-2001 First station to commission package
26. Baltimore, Maryland WBAL-TV NBC, formerly CBS 1993-1995
28. San Diego, California XETV The CW, formerly Independent, ABC, Fox 2004-2008
32. Columbus, Ohio WCMH-TV, formerly WLWC NBC 1994-1997
WWHO The CW, formerly Independent, UPN 1994-1997
39. Grand Rapids/Kalamazoo/Battle Creek, Michigan WWMT CBS 2000-2006
42. Las Vegas, Nevada KLAS-TV CBS 1995-1997
KINC-TV Univision 2003-2006
47. Jacksonville, Florida WAWS Fox, formerly Independent, UPN 2001-2005
49. Austin, Texas KXAN-TV, formerly KHFI & KTVV NBC 1996-2005
55. Fresno, California KGPE CBS 2000-2001
56. Little Rock, Arkansas KARK NBC 1993-2007
60. Mobile, Alabama WPMI NBC 1998-2000
61. Tulsa, Oklahoma KOTV CBS 1991-1995
66. Flint, Michigan WJRT ABC 1994-1997
67. Roanoke, Virginia WSLS NBC 1995-1997
68. Tucson, Arizona KGUN-TV ABC 1994-1998
69. Wichita, Kansas KWCH-TV CBS 2001-2007
KWCH 52 (cable) No affiliation 2001-2003
71. Des Moines, Iowa KCCI CBS 1994-2000
74. Springfield, Missouri KOLR-TV CBS 2009-present
75. Spokane, Washington KXLY-TV ABC 2001-2005
76. Omaha, Nebraska KETV ABC 1991-1995
81. Syracuse, New York WTVH CBS 1993-1996
83. Springfield/Decatur, Illinois WCIA CBS 2008-present
85. Madison, Wisconsin WKOW ABC Dates unknown
La Crosse, Wisconsin WXOW ABC 1994-1997
86. Chattanooga, Tennessee WDEF-TV CBS 1991-1995
87. Brownsville, Texas KNVO Univision Date unknown-present Used for closes only
89. South Bend, Indiana WNDU-TV NBC 1997-2005
91. Colorado Springs, Colorado KKTV CBS 1995-1997
94. Waco, Texas KCEN NBC 2001-present
KMAY-LP NBC 2003-present Airs rebroadcasts of KCEN's newscasts
92. Tri-Cities, Tennessee WCYB NBC 1992-1997
93. Burlington, Vermont WPTZ NBC Dates unknown
Hartford, Vermont WNNE NBC Dates unknown
107. Fort Wayne, Indiana WISE-TV NBC 2005 Aired a 7pm newscast produced by WPTA
WPTA-TV ABC 1995-2005
108. Reno, Nevada KOLO-TV ABC 2003-2007
109. Youngstown, Ohio WYTV ABC 1999-2002
115. Augusta, Georgia WAGT-TV NBC 2003-2005
WBAU (cable) The WB 2004-2006 Aired a 10pm newscast produced by WAGT, WBAU signed off due to UPN and The WB merger. The CW is now shown on WAGT's digital subchannel
WBEK-CA America One 2004-2005
116. Peoria/Bloomington, Illinois WHOI ABC 2001-2002
119. Eugene, Oregon KVAL-TV CBS 1997-2001
120. Fargo, North Dakota KXJB CBS 2004-2006
121. Santa Barbara, California KSBY NBC 1998-2001
125. Bakersfield, California KERO ABC 2004-2007
127. Eau Claire, Wisconsin KQEG-CA FamilyNet 2006-present Airs repeats of WXOW's 6pm newscasts
129. Corpus Christi, Texas KRIS-TV NBC 2001-2007
K47DF Independent, formerly Fox 2001-2007 Airs newscasts produced by KRIS-TV
130. Chico-Redding, California KHSL-TV CBS 2004-2006
KRCR-TV ABC Date unknown-present
131. Amarillo, Texas KVII-TV ABC 1999-2001
135. Wausau, Wisconsin WSAW CBS 1998-2006
136. Monroe, Louisiana KNOE-TV CBS 1993-2006
138. Topeka, Kansas WIBW-TV CBS Dates unknown
Kansas Now 22 (cable) No affiliation 2004-2007
139. Duluth, Minnesota KBJR NBC 2006-2007 Airs all newscasts under the name Northland's NewsCenter
KDLH CBS 2006-2007 Airs all newscasts under the name Northland's NewsCenter
144. Salisbury, Maryland WBOC CBS Date unknown-present
145. Wichita Falls, Texas KFDX NBC 2005-present
148. Joplin, Missouri KODE ABC 2003-2004
152. Terre Haute, Indiana WTWO NBC 2007-present
WFXW Fox 2007-present Airs WTWO Today At 7:00am produced by WTWO
154. Rochester, Minnesota KTTC NBC 2002-2007
160. Gainesville, Florida WCJB-TV ABC 2009-present
161. Sherman, Texas KXII CBS 2002-2006
163. Biloxi, Mississippi WLOX ABC 2000-2003
168. Clarksburg, West Virginia WDTV CBS 2002-2007
171. Quincy, Illinois KHQA-TV CBS 1995-2007
172. Dothan, Alabama WTVY (TV) CBS 2005-2006
173. Jackson, Tennessee WBBJ ABC 1996-1999
184. Grand Junction, Colorado KJCT ABC Date unknown-2003
185. Meridian, Mississippi WTOK-TV ABC 1994-2007
WGBC-DT2 "Fox Meridian" Fox 2006-present Used to air rebrodcasts of WTOK's morning and evening newscasts
188. Laredo, Texas KGNS NBC 1998-2005
194. Twin Falls, Idaho KMVT CBS 1998-present
195. Eureka, California KAEF ABC Date unknown-present Satellite of KRCR
199. Mankato, Minnesota KEYC CBS 1999-present

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