- Not to be confused with the announcer.
The W-I-O-Wa news announcer is a minor character in The Backyardigans.
The news announcer reads the W-I-O-Wa team members' names at the beginning of every news bulletin. He has a deep, male voice.
It is unknown what the provider of the voice looks like, as he has never been shown.
The news announcer never appears, but can be heard in "News Flash".