It looks like some changes may be in store for KOAM's website.
Today's Joplin Globe features an ad for a website manager. The ad reads, "We have the website, can you make it huge? Website manager wanted for popular high traffic local site."
Television station websites are woefully underused. For the most part, they reflect news that has already been on at 5, 6 or 10. When you consider how little of the programming time is devoted to local news, the station website can serve not only as a means of driving internet users to the channel, but also as a means of keeping them informed.