WLS-TV cancels longest-running lifestyle program
After 14 years on WLS, “190 North” is ending on March 31. The show may return in the form of quarterly specials. The lifestyle program has been hosted by Janet Davies since its launch in 1999. She also served as the show’s executive producer. It is unknown if Davies will stay with WLS. Doug Banks, Mark Nilsson and Eva Saha, the main contributors to “190 North,” are leaving the station.
190 North is a half-hour late night show that features lifestyle and cultural stories from night spots to trendy restaurants in the Chicago area. WLS-TV is the ABC affiliate serving the Chicago, Ill., viewing area.