Columbus is one of the country's major media markets, and the media landscape proves it. In addition to covering local and national events, the Columbus media also plays watchdog to the politicians in the state capital.
Check out the links below for official sites of area print, television, and radio media.
The Columbus Dispatch
The Dispatch is the hometown paper for the Columbus area; with a large circulation, the content covers all the local events, as well as the national news.
NBC 4 (WCMH)
Columbus' NBC affiliate.
WBNS 10 TV
Columbus' CBS affiliate.
WSYX 6 and FOX 28 Columbus' ABC and Fox affiliates.
The Ohio News Network
This is a network of 68 commercial radio stations across Ohio that provides news, sports, weather and business reports to its members.
The TV 34 station is Columbus' public television and PBS station; the 89.7 FM radio station plays entirely classical music; the 820 AM radio station is the area's outlet for NPR news and talk radio.
WCBE, 90.5 FM Radio
One of Columbus' public radio stations, WCBE plays alternative, local and world music in addition to local news updates.
The Newspaper Network of Central Ohio
A Gannett news service, this organization networks eight of Ohio's hometown newspapers.