As of March 2015, there are 14 members of the Channel 4 News team in Boston, Massachusetts who are female, including anchors Kate Merrill, Kathryn Hauser, Kerry Connolly, Lisa Hughes and Paula Ebben. Channel 4 is the CBS affiliate in Boston and it uses the call letters WBZ-TV.
In addition to its lineup of female anchors, other women on the Channel 4 News staff include Beth Germano, Bree Sisson, Christina Hager, Julie Loncich, Katie Brace, Lauren Leamanczyk, Nicole Jacobs and Yadires Nova-Salcedo, who are reporters, and Danielle Niles and Pamela Gardner, who members of the weather team.
The station was an NBC affiliate from 1948 to 1995, and it also had brief ties to both the DuMont and ABC networks in the 1940s and 1950s. The news division features 5 hours of news programming daily during the week, 4 hours on Saturdays and 5 hours on Sundays.