About WTNH News 8
WTNH-TV News 8 is Connecticut's first television station. News 8 is The "Voice Of The People" -- we are bold and aggressive. We listen to our clients and figure out how we can help them.
Our vision is to be the market-leading local multimedia company and consumers' and advertisers' preferred choice for unique, innovative and relevant content on all platforms.
Our mission is to use the power of our television, interactive, mobile and digital platforms to be the most relevant and consumed media source.
LIN Media is a local multimedia company that operates or services 43 television stations and seven digital channels in 23 U.S. markets, and a diverse portfolio of web sites, apps and mobile products that make it more convenient to access its unique and relevant content on multiple screens.
WTNH went on the air June 15, 1948 as WNHC-TV Channel 6. It was the first television station in all of Southern New England. It signed on within days of WBZ-TV Channel 4 in Boston. WNHC was the first TV service for Hartford, Springfield, the Hamptons and Eastern Long Island.