Like other parts of Kantō region incorporating the Greater Tokyo Area, media based in Tokyo dominate the attention of the residents. Tokyo's major radio and television stations are licensed to cover the whole Kantō region. See Japanese media for them. They have larger readership or rates than the locally based media.
The below are about paid daily newspapers. There are less frequently published community papers and magazines.
is headquartered in Urawa-ku, Saitama. It has strong readership among local governments, their suppliers and employees.
Major national daily general newspapers Yomiuri, Asahi, Mainichi, Sankei, and the metropolitan paper Tokyo Shimbun have branch offices and correspondents in the prefecture. Prefecture or area-specific pages are inserted in those wide-area papers.
The below are stations whose licensed area of coverage is the whole or the most of Saitama Prefecture.
Teletama or Television Saitama (analogue ch38, digital ch32) is a commercial station headquartered in Urawa-ku, Saitama and serves the prefecture.
NHK the national public broadcaster has in Urawa-ku, Saitama. It has a news gathering base and a television studio but they are to feed contents for programming produced......