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WHERE TO WATCH LOCAL ELECTION NIGHT COVERAGE: NBC 6 AND TELEMUNDO 51 TO PRESENT “DECISION 2020” DIGITAL NEWSCAST

Stations’ “digicast” will feature extended coverage and live updates on local races in South Florida and will be accessible across the NBC 6 and Telemundo 51 station websites and apps, Roku, and local COZI TV & TeleXitos channels
Programming will complement NBC NEWS and Noticias Telemundo national election coverage

MIRAMAR, FL – (October 30, 2020) – NBC 6 / WTVJ and Telemundo 51 / WSCV will amplify their on-air election night coverage with digital newscasts that will deliver analysis, information and results about local races in the battleground region of South Florida. NBC 6’s digicast will be anchored by Jackie Nespral, Jawan Strader, Trina Robinson and Roxanne Vargas and will include analysis from NBC 6 political analyst Carlos Curbelo. Telemundo 51’s digital newscast will be anchored by Fausto Malavé, Alejandra Molina, Gloria Ordaz and Harold Santana and feature Telemundo 51 political analyst Mike Hernández. Both stations will have 28 reporters dispatched across the region to report on voters’ sentiments throughout the night. The live election night specials will be available on both stations’ digital platforms from 7:00-11:00 pm EST.

“All eyes will be on South Florida on election night and our NBC 6 and Telemundo 51 news teams will be reporting from more than two dozen locations across our region as this historic election unfolds. We invite our audiences to tune in to our digital news specials from any platform to hear from candidates and lawmakers and get race analyses that only our team can provide,” said Jorge Carballo, President and General Manager of NBC 6 and Telemundo 51.In addition to the national presidential race, NBC 6 and Telemundo 51’s digicast coverage will feature live reports on major local races and ballot question and others, including:

  • Miami-Dade County Mayor – Esteban Bovo / Daniella Levine Cava
  • Florida’s 26th Congressional District – Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (D) / Carlos Gimenez (R)
  • Florida’s 27th Congressional District – Donna Shalala (D) / Maria Elvira Salazar (R)
  • Broward County Sheriff – Gregory Tony (D) / H. Wayne Clark (R)
  • Florida Constitutional Amendment 2: Raising Florida’s Minimum Wage
  • Florida Constitutional Amendment 3: All Voters Vote in Primary Elections for State Legislature, Governor, & Cabinet

WHERE TO WATCH

NBC 6

  • Online: nbcmiami.com
  • Mobile: NBC 6 app available on the Apple App Store and Google Play
  • OTT: Roku (search NBC 6)
  • Multicast: COZI TV channel 6.2

Telemundo 51

  • Online: telemundo51.com
  • Mobile: Telemundo 51 app available on the Apple App Store and Google Play
  • OTT: Roku (search Telemundo 51)
  • Multicast: TeleXitos, Ch. 51.2.

For more information about NBC 6’s digital platforms, visit: https://www.nbcmiami.com/products

To access Telemundo 51’s digital platforms, visit: https://www.telemundo51.com/plataformas/

About NBC 6/ WTVJ
NBC 6 / WTVJ is the NBC-owned station serving Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe counties. NBC 6 was Florida’s first television station and has been covering news in South Florida for over 70 years. WTVJ was founded on three basic principles: commitment to the community, excellence in journalism and pioneering and innovation. Today, NBC 6 produces more than 30 hours of local news and programming per week, delivers dynamic multi-platform content on NBC6.com and COZI TV and continues its commitment to the community by cultivating local partnerships and capturing the diversity of South Florida.

About Telemundo 51/ WSCV
Telemundo 51 / WSCV is Telemundo’s local television station serving the Spanish-speaking viewers in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale area, the third largest Hispanic market in the country. Owned by NBCUniversal, Telemundo 51 has been delivering local news, information and entertainment to viewers throughout South Florida for 35 years. Telemundo 51 is the preferred station for local news in a diverse market that is made up of more than two million Spanish-speaking people whose backgrounds represent more than 20 nationalities. Telemundo 51 is committed to covering issues important to the community as well as partnering with and supporting local organizations that are making a difference in the areas of education, health, civic engagement and the environment. Telemundo 51 also delivers local news and information across all platforms, including online at Telemundo51.com, the Telemundo 51 mobile app and on social media.

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