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ILLINOIS – WAND MEDIA

WAND MEDIA, a family owned subsidary of Block Communications, is the award winning local source for live news coverage in Decatur Illinois and the surrounding area

CENTRAL ILLINOIS’S SOURCE FOR NEWS & WEATHER

WAND in central Illinois, is the most watched station*. WAND News is number two in the important newscasts of the day and the only station with a 6am newscast on Saturday and Sunday.

Being centrally located of all the stations in central Illinois, WAND covers the majority of the DMA and provides great overall coverage.

WAND’s website averages over 3 million pageviews a year and 85% unique pageviews.**

*Sun-Sat 7:00am-1:00am, November 2020 Nielsen

**12 month average January 2020 -December 2020

 

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COMMERCIAL PRODUCTION

At WAND Media we produce commercials and long form content for broadcast, web, and social media. We have a tradition of high quality in house production providing direction, lighting and filming while in the studio or out in the field. With more than 30 years of video production experience,  we can produced quality, engaging videography and photography for our clients. As apart of our commercial production services we incorporate professional quality audio visual recordings as well as emerging technologies of UAS (drone) operations and 360 video content.

 

TOP CLASS PRODUCTION

Our commercial production crew contain years of experience working with many Fortune 500 companies in major markets. We take pride in our work and love the ability to bring creative and unique ideas to our clients that they might not get anywhere else. Need something traditional? Need something really far out there? We’re happy to run the spectrum of creativity with you and give you honest feedback.

A COMMUNITY INFLUENCER

WAND Media prides themselves in their proactiveness in the Central Illinois community. Regardless of wether it be through the local news or other community focused campaigns like the “Open For Business” campaign that helped provide awareness and support for local small businesses.

A COMMUNITY INFLUENCER

WAND Media prides themselves in their proactiveness in the Central Illinois community. Regardless of wether it be through the local news or other community focused campaigns like the “Open For Business” campaign that helped provide awareness and support for local small businesses.

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