Watch Fayetteville, AR CBS TV Online

Watch Fayetteville, AR CBS TV Online


Fayetteville, AR CBS TV



Fort Smith/Fayetteville, Arkansas
United States
CityFort Smith, Arkansas
BrandingChannel 5 (general)
5 News (newscasts)
KXNW 34 (on DT2)
SloganMore News Where You Live
ChannelsDigital: 18 (UHF)
Virtual: 5 (PSIP)
Subchannels5.1 CBS
5.2 MyNetworkTV
5.3 Antenna TV
TranslatorsKXNW-DT 34.3 (UHF) Eureka Springs
24 (UHF) Van Buren
AffiliationsCBS (since 1980; secondary from 1953–1956 & 1958–1971)
OwnerTribune Broadcasting
(Tribune Broadcasting Fort Smith License, LLC)
First air dateJuly 9, 1953 (65 years ago) (1953-07-09)
Call letters’ meaningFort SMith (FSM is also the airport designation for the Fort Smith Regional Airport)
Sister station(s)KXNW
Former callsignsKFSA-TV (1953–1958, 1959–1973)
KNAC-TV (1958–1959)
Former channel number(s)Analog:
22 (UHF, 1953–1958)
5 (VHF, 1958–2009)
Former affiliationsPrimary:
NBC (1953–1980)
ABC (1953–1978)
DuMont (1953–1956)
Transmitter power1000 kW
Height286 m (938 ft)
Facility ID66469
Transmitter coordinates35°49′49.2″N 94°9′24.1″W / 35.830333°N 94.156694°W / 35.830333; -94.156694 (KFSM-TV)
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For Fayetteville, AR CBS TV


Virtual Channel5
RF Channel18
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)550 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)286m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)778m
Network AffiliationCBS
Contact Street 1318 North 13th Street
Contact CityFort Smith
Contact StateAR
Contact Zip72901
Contact Phone479-783-3131
Additional DataFCC Station Information


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

Name: Fayetteville, AR CBS TV
Call Sign: KFSM
Location: Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: CBS Fayetteville Homepage

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CBS Fayetteville is owned by Tribune Broadcasting Company, LLC. It is an affiliate of the network CBS network. As an affiliate, CBS Fayetteville 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: PO Box 369 Fort Smith, AR 72902-0369. Phone: 479-783-3131. Fax: 479-783-1965. Email:

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