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Look for the Sony DSR series. DSR200 is probably best in your case (3-CCD, shoulder mount etc), same with 250. PD300 is a dream (basic kits starting at about $ 7 k, easily up to $ 18 k with lens, batteries and everything).
Can you afford that much? But really, is it worth it?
Inquire the tech dept of the stations you intend to work with to find out their requirements. I’ve seen TV commercials shot on prosumer MiniDV (VX2000, VX2100) that look great.