News of Note—Heartland Media, AT&T, American Spirit and Facebook

news of note

Here are some of the other stories we're following today:

> Heartland Media's CBS affiliate KIMT-TV has opened a new broadcast facility in Rochester, Minnesota. Release

> AT&T and American Spirit Media have a new carriage deal, ending a four-month blackout. TV Answer Man article

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> Facebook says its users will start seeing more local news in their feeds. Washington Post article

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