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ABC 6 Austin KAAL




Austin/Albert Lea/Rochester, Minnesota/
Mason City, Iowa
United States
CityAustin, Minnesota
BrandingABC 6 (general)
ABC 6 News
ChannelsDigital: 36 (UHF)
Virtual: 6 (PSIP)
Subchannels(see article)
Translators33 Mason City
OwnerHubbard Broadcasting
First air dateAugust 17, 1953 (65 years ago) (1953-08-17)
Call letters’ meaningAustin/Albert Lea
Sister station(s)KSTP-TV, KSTC-TV, WDIO-DT
Former callsignsKMMT (1953–1968)
KAUS-TV (1968–1975)
KAAL-TV (1975–1998)
Former channel number(s)6 (VHF analog, 1953–2009)
33 (UHF digital, 2001–2009)
Former affiliationsCBS (1953–1954)
DuMont (secondary, 1953–1955)
NTA (secondary, 1956–1961)
Transmitter power620 kW
Height326 m (1,070 ft)
Facility ID18285
Transmitter coordinates43°38′34″N 92°31′36.0″W / 43.64278°N 92.526667°W / 43.64278; -92.526667
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For ABC 6 Austin KAAL


Virtual Channel6
RF Channel36
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)500 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)295m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)670m
Network AffiliationABC
Contact Street 11701 10th Place NE
Contact CityAustin
Contact StateMN
Contact Zip55912
Contact Phone507-437-6666
Additional DataFCC Station Information


ABC 6 is a TV station in Austin, MN. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts local news, sports, politics, and a selection of entertainment programming. In addition to being known as ABC 6 Austin KAAL, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign KAAL. You can watch the station online via its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: ABC 6 Austin KAAL
Call Sign: KAAL
Location: Austin, Minnesota, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: ABC 6 Homepage

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ABC 6 is owned by Hubbard Broadcasting. It is an affiliate of the network ABC network. As an affiliate, Austin KAAL tends to focus its original news coverage on local issues during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. To fill in the rest of its broadcasting schedule, the station airs national programs provided by ABC.

Contact the Station

If you’re a public relations rep, you may want to mail some promotional materials to the station or get in touch with a specific member of its team. If you’re a curious viewer, you might be interested in arranging a tour of the station’s facilities. In either case, in addition to the contact info above, here are some more ways to get in touch:
By mail: 1701 10th Pl NE Austin, MN 55912-4003. Phone: 507-437-6666. Fax: 507-437-7443. Email: