Offering a serious tone on this morning’s funeral of Mayor Koch, New York stations covered the entire solemn proceedings.
Otherwise, it was the morning talent that handled the coverage. Good Day New York anchors Rosanna Scotto and Greg Kelly hosting the programming that took WNYW viewers to Temple Emanu-El. Sister station WWOR stayed with it regular lineup.
WPIX/Channel 11 opted fot its usual “must see” daytime TV, starting with Jerry Springer.
In addition, WLNY was used as the way station for WCBS shows pre-empted by the special coverage.