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NBC’s reshuffle deals WCVB a stronger hand

Channel 7 lost ground in four major news slots during its first month since its NBC programming jumped over to a new station that also had trouble with local news viewers, according to TV ratings from January released yesterday.

Many of the news viewers apparently leaking from the NBC universe landed at WCVB Channel 5, whose standings in a number of evening and nighttime slots improved since December’s ratings.

WCVB General Manager Bill Fine told the Herald his station has been the

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