WTKR

WTKR is a television station licensed to Norfolk, Virginia, United States, serving the Hampton Roads area as an affiliate of CBS. It is owned by E. W. Scripps Company... Wikipedia

  • Channels:  Digital: 16 (UHF), Virtual: 3
  • Affiliations:  3.1: CBS (secondary until 1953), 3.2: Court TV, 3.3: Bounce TV, 3.4: HSN, 3.5: Circle
  • Owner:  E. W. Scripps Company, (Scripps Broadcasting Holdings LLC)
  • First air date:  April 2, 1950
  • Call letters' meaning:  Dual meaning, Tidewater, Knight Ridder (former owners), tribute nod to WTAR (rhyming scheme)
  • Sister station(s):  WGNT
  • Former callsigns:  WTAR-TV (1950–1981)
  • Former channel number(s):  Analog, 4 (VHF, 1950–1952), 3 (VHF, 1952–2009), Digital, 40 (UHF, 2002–2020)
  • Former affiliations:  Primary, NBC (1950–1953), Secondary, DuMont (1950–1955), ABC (1950–1957)
  • Class:  DT
  • Facility ID:  47401
  • Licensing authority:  FCC
  • Public license information:  Query the FCC's TV station database for CDBS
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo