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126 DTV stations on-air

4/09/2000 08:00:00 PM Eastern

The rollout of DTV broadcasters continues, as another four or five broadcasters every month take the plunge and begin broadcasting's next era: the digital age. This past month was no exception, with three stations joining the digital parade: KLAS-DT Las Vegas, WRLK-DT Columbia, S.C., and WRDW-DT Augusta, Ga. Look for this chart to make an appearance every four weeks to bring you up to date on the latest stations to hit the air with digital.


126 DTV stations on-air

Market Rank DTV Market DTV Station* Channel Affiliate Owner

1

New York

WCBS-DT

56

CBS

CBS

1

New York

WNYW-DT

44

Fox

Fox

2

Los Angeles

KABC-DT

53

ABC

ABC

2

Los Angeles

KCBS-DT

60

CBS

CBS

2

Los Angeles

KNBC-DT

36

NBC

NBC

2

Los Angeles

KTLA-DT

31

WB

Tribune Broadcasting Group

2

Los Angeles

KCOP-DT

66

UPN

Chris-Craft Industries

2

Los Angeles

KTTV-DT

65

Fox

Fox

2

Los Angeles

KCAL-DT

43

Ind.

Young Broadcasting Inc.

3

Chicago

WFLD-DT

31

Fox

Fox

4

Philadelphia

WPVI-DT

64

ABC

ABC

4

Philadelphia

KYW-DT

26

CBS

CBS

4

Philadelphia

WTXF-DT

42

Fox

Fox

4

Philadelphia

WCAU-DT

67

NBC

NBC

4

Philadelphia

WFMZ-DT

46

Ind.

Richard C. Dean and others

4

Philadelphia

WNJT

43

PBS

New Jersey Public Broadcasting Authority

5

San Francisco

KRON-DT

57

NBC

Chronicle Broadcasting Co.

5

San Francisco

KPIX-DT

29

CBS

CBS

5

San Francisco

KTVU-DT

56

Fox

Cox Broadcasting

5

San Francisco

KGO-DT

24

ABC

ABC

5

San Francisco

KBHK-DT

45

UPN

Chris-Craft Industries

5

San Francisco

KNTV

12

ABC

Granite Broadcasting

6

Boston

WBZ-DT

30

CBS

CBS

6

Boston

WCVB-DT

20

ABC

Hearst-Argyle Television

6

Boston

WMUR-DT

59

ABC

Imes Communications

6

Boston

WHDH-DT

42

NBC

Sunbeam Television Corp.

6

Boston

WFXT-DT

31

Fox

Fox

6

Boston

WHSH-DT

23

HSN

USA Broadcasting

7

Dallas

WFAA-DT

9

ABC

A.H. Belo Corp.

7

Dallas

KDFW-DT

35

Fox

Fox

7

Dallas

KXAS-DT

41

NBC

NBC

7

Dallas

KTVT-DT

19

CBS

Gaylord Broadcasting Co.

8

Washington

WJLA-DT

39

ABC

Allbritton Comm. Co.

8

Washington

WUSA-DT

34

CBS

Gannett Broadcasting

8

Washington

WRC-DT

48

NBC

NBC

8

Washington

WETA-DT

27

PBS

Greater Wash. Ed. Telecomm.

8

Washington

WTTG-DT

36

Fox

Fox

9

Detroit

WXYZ-DT

41

ABC

Scripps-Howard Broadcasting Co.

9

Detroit

WWJ-DT

44

CBS

CBS

9

Detroit

WJBK-DT

58

Fox

Fox

9

Detroit

WDIV-DT

45

NBC

Post-Newsweek Stations Inc.

10

Atlanta

WGNX-DT

19

CBS

Tribune

10

Atlanta

WSB-DT

39

ABC

Cox Broadcasting

10

Atlanta

WXIA-DT

10

NBC

Gannett

10

Atlanta

WAGA-DT

27

Fox

Fox

11

Houston

KTRK

32

ABC

ABC

11

Houston

KHOU-DT

31

CBS

A.H. Belo

11

Houston

KPRC-DT

35

NBC

Post-Newsweek Stations Inc.

11

Houston

KRIV-DT

26

Fox

Fox

12

Seattle

KOMO-DT

38

ABC

Fisher Broadcasting Inc.

12

Seattle

KCTS-DT

41

PBS

KCTS Television

12

Seattle

KING-DT

48

NBC

A.H. Belo

12

Seattle

KIRO-DT

39

CBS

Cox Broadcasting

13

Cleveland

WMFD-DT

12

Ind.

Mid-State Television Inc.

13

Cleveland

WKYC-DT

2

NBC

Gannett

13

Cleveland

WOIO-DT

10

CBS

Malrite Communications

13

Cleveland

WEWS-DT

15

ABC

Scripps-Howard Broadcasting

13

Cleveland

WJW-DT

31

Fox

Fox

14

Tampa

WTVT-DT

12

Fox

Fox

14

Tampa

WFTS-DT

29

ABC

Scripps Howard Broadcasting

14

Tampa

WFLA-DT

7

NBC

Media General Broadcast Group

15

Minn.-St. Paul

KTCI

16

PBS

Twin Cities Public TV

15

Minn.-St. Paul

KSTP

50

ABC

Hubbard

15

Minn.-St. Paul

KTCA-DT

34

PBS

Public

16

Miami

WSVN-DT

8

Fox

Edmund N. Ansin

16

Miami

WPLG-DT

9

ABC

Post-Newsweek Stations Inc.

17

Phoenix

KPHO-DT

17

CBS

Meredith Broadcasting Group

17

Phoenix

KSAZ-DT

31

Fox

Fox

17

Phoenix

KNXV

56

ABC

Scripps Howard Broadcasting

18

Denver

KDVR-DT

10

Fox

Fox

18

Denver

KMGH-DT

17

ABC

McGraw-Hill Broadcasting Co.

18

Denver

KRMA

18

PBS

Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting

19

Pittsburgh

WTAE-DT

51

ABC

Hearst-Argyle Television

19

Pittsburgh

WPXI

48

NBC

Cox

20

Sacramento

KCRA-DT

35

NBC

Kelly Media Corp.

20

Sacramento

KXTV-DT

61

ABC

A.H. Belo

20

Sacramento

KTXL-DT

55

Fox

Tribune Broadcasting

21

St. Louis

KTVI-DT

43

Fox

Fox

21

St. Louis

KMOV-DT

56

CBS

A.H. Belo

21

St. Louis

KSDK

35

NBC

Gannett Broadcasting

22

Orlando/

WOFL

22

Fox

Meredith Broadcasting

23

Portland, OR

KOIN

40

CBS

Lee Enterprises

23

Portland, OR

KPDX

48

Fox

Meredith Broadcasting

23

Portland, OR

KGW

46

NBC

A.H. Belo Group

24

Portland, OR

KATU-DT

43

ABC

Fisher Broadcasting Group

24

Portland, OR

KOPB-DT

27

PBS

Oregon Public Broadcasting

24

Baltimore

WBAL

59

NBC

Hearst-Argyle Television

24

Baltimore

WMAR

52

ABC

Scripps Howard Broadcasting

25

Indianapolis

WISH-DT

9

CBS

LIN Television

25

Indianapolis

WTHR-DT

46

NBC

Dispatch Broadcast Group

25

Indianapolis

WRTV-DT

25

ABC

McGraw-Hill Broadcasting

25

Indianapolis

WXIN-DT

45

Fox

Tribune Broadcasting

26

San Diego

KGTV-DT

25

ABC

McGraw-Hill Broadcasting

26

San Diego

KNSD-DT

40

NBC

NBC

27

Hartford/N. Haven

WTNH-DT

10

ABC

LIN Television

28

Charlotte, NC

WBTV-DT

23

CBS

Jefferson Pilot Communications

28

Charlotte, NC

WCNC-DT

22

NBC

A.H. Belo

28

Charlotte, NC

WSOC

34

ABC

Cox Broadcasting

28

Charlotte, NC

WCCB

27

Fox

North Carolina Broadcasting Partners

29

Cincinnati

WLWT-DT

35

NBC

Hearst-Argyle Television

29

Cincinnati

WKRC-DT

31

CBS

Jacor Communications

29

Cincinnati

WCPO-DT

10

ABC

Scripps-Howard

29

Raleigh, NC

WRAL-DT

53

CBS

Capitol Broadcasting Co. Inc.

29

Raleigh, NC

WTVD

52

ABC

ABC

31

Kansas City, MO

KCPT-DT

18

PBS

Public TV

31

Milwaukee

WMVS-DT

8

PBS

Milwaukee Bd. of Vo., Tech. & Adult Ed.

34

Columbus, OH

WBNS-DT

21

CBS

Dispatch Printing Co.

36

Salt Lake City

KSL

38

NBC

Bonneville International Corp.

36

Salt Lake City

KTVX

40

ABC

Chris-Craft Industries

37

Grand Rapids, MI

WOOD-DT

7

NBC

LCH Communications

45

Harrisburg, PA

WITF-DT

36

PBS

Eastern Education

45

Oklahoma City

KFOR

27

NBC

Sinclair Broadcasting Group

48

Louisville

WKPC-DT

17

PBS

Kentucky Authority for Ed. TV

56

Las Vegas

KLAS-TV-DT

7

CBS

Landmark Communications

71

Honolulu

KITV-DT

40

ABC

Hearst-Argyle

71

Honolulu

KMAU-DT

29

ABC

Hearst-Argyle

71

Honolulu

KHVO-DT

18

ABC

Hearst-Argyle

72

Spokane, WA

KXLY-DT

13

ABC

Eve. Telegram Co.-Morgan Murphy Stns

73

Omaha

KMTV-DT

45

CBS

Lee Enterprises

80

Portland/Auburn

WCBB

17

PBS

Maine Public Broadcasting Corp.

84

Madison, WI

WKOW-DT

27

ABC

Shockley Communications Corp.

85

South Bend, IN

WNDU-DT

42

NBC

Univ. of Notre Dame du Lac

86

Columbia, SC

WRLK-DT

32

PBS

SCETV

90

Jackson, MS

WMPN-DT

20

PBS

Mississippi Authority for ETV

111

Augusta, GA

WRDW-DT

31

CBS

Gray Communications

*Although several stations identify their DTV station call letters with -HD (WRAL-HD, WCBS-HD) for promotional identification, the official

FCC-mandated digital station tag following the call letters is -DT.
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