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Telephone/Fax Numbers 

  • Main Number: (804) 330-8888
  • Business Office Phone: (804) 330-8888 Fax: (804) 330-8881
  • Newsroom, weather or sports: Phone: (804) 330-8000
  • Sales Department: (804)-330-8893




General Station Information

  • Ownership – Nexstar Media Group, Inc.
  • Affiliation – ABC
  • Channel – 8
  • Cable – 10
  • DMA – Richmond – Petersburg, Virginia

Business Hours 
9 a.m to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Street & Mailing Address 
301 Arboretum Place, Richmond, VA 23236-3464

Video Copies of our Newscasts
If you would like a video copy of one of our newscasts, you may contact: Video News – 744-3381 (Click HERE for more info.) Note: there is a fee associated with these copies

Closed Caption Information
“Non Immediate” Issues Contact Information
Darrell Cheney
Chief Engineer
301 Arboretum Pl
Richmond, VA, 23236
Phone: (804) 330-9780
Fax: (804) 330-8881

“Immediate” Issues Contact Information
Phone: (804) 330-9782
Fax: (804) 330-8881

Equal Employment
Station WRIC TV, an equal opportunity employer, is dedicated to providing broad outreach regarding job vacancies at the station. We seek the help of local organizations in referring qualified applicants to our station. Organizations that wish to receive our vacancy information should contact the Human Resources Department at WRIC TV by calling 804-330-8888.

FCC Public Inspection File
Online access to the content of this station’s FCC public inspection file can be found at this web address:

Children’s Programming
WRIC maintains quarterly reports and other records regarding its broadcast of children’s educational and informational programming.
These reports and records are available for inspection by the public online by going to
Comments or questions regarding this station’s children’s programming may be directed to:

Children’s Programming Liaison
301 Arboretum Place
Richmond VA 23236

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station’s FCC public inspection file should contact Brenda Kump at 804-330-9726 or

Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC’s online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or

Make a commercial request to use our video
For commercial, paid licensing of news video content and archive searches (not private viewer requests), please send a detailed request to our commercial video licensing team.

Public File Assistance
For assistance accessing the public file, contact:
Larry Cottrill
Phone: (804) 330-8888

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