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(Very) Early risers

Four local channels now carry a 4:30 a.m. newscast, but is anybody watching? A cranky Alex Beam fills us in on what, if anything, we’re missing.

WCVB-TV Channel 5 morning co-anchors Bianca de la Garza and Randy Price. (Globe photo / Suzanne Kreiter) WCVB-TV Channel 5 morning co-anchors Bianca de la Garza and Randy Price.
By Alex Beam
Globe Staff / September 28, 2010

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Last spring, New England Cable News and Channel 4 started offering 4:30 a.m. newscasts. This month, Fox 25 and Channel 5 joined the News Club for People Who Would Be Better Off in Bed. (Full article: 897 words)

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