CBS 13 Sacramento KOVR

CBS 13 Sacramento KOVR


CBS 13 Sacramento KOVR

Stockton–Sacramento–Modesto, California
United States
City Stockton, California
Branding CBS 13 (general)
CBS 13 News (newscasts)
Slogan Getting Answers
Channels Digital: 25 (UHF)
Virtual: 13 (PSIP)
  • .1: CBS (O&O)
  • .2: Start TV
Owner CBS Corporation
(Sacramento Television Stations, Inc.)
First air date September 6, 1954 (64 years ago) (1954-09-06)
Call letters’ meaning KOVR = covering all of Northern California
Sister station(s) KMAX-TV
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 13 (VHF, 1954–2009)
Former affiliations
  • Independent (1954–1957)
  • ABC (1957–1995)
Transmitter power 1,000 kW
Height 593 m (1,946 ft)
Facility ID 56550
Transmitter coordinates 38°14′24″N 121°30′7″W / 38.24000°N 121.50194°W / 38.24000; -121.50194
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For


State California
Country USA
Virtual Channel 13
RF Channel 25
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 1000 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 594m
Latitude 38.2400016784668
Longitude -121.5009994506836
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 597m
Callsign KOVR
MHZ 536
Network Affiliation CBS
Contact Street 1 2713 KOVR Drive
Contact City West Sacramento
Contact State CA
Contact Zip 95605
Contact Phone 916-374-1313
Additional Data FCC Station Information


CBS 13 is a TV station in Sacramento, CA. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts a range of news, sports, entertainment and lifestyle programming. In addition to being known as CBS 13 Sacramento KOVR, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign KOVR. You can watch the station online via the CBS 13 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: CBS 13 Sacramento KOVR
Call Sign: KOVR
Location: Sacramento, California, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: CBS 13 Homepage

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CBS 13 is owned by Viacom, Inc. It is an affiliate of the network CBS network. As an affiliate, Sacramento KOVR 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 CBS.

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: 2713 Kovr Dr West Sacramento, CA 95605-1600. Phone: 916-374-1313. Fax: 916-374-1304.