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June 9, 2007

Albany--Many viewers at home were unable to watch us late Friday night.

Last night's heavy downpour knocked WALB off the air for more than fifteen hours when rain got into the station's temporary transmitter line.

The transmitter outage affected viewers receiving us by satellite or by regular antennae.

Earlier today, a tower equipment installer drained the water out of the transmitter.

We went back on the air around 2:00 PM Saturday.