Watch Fox 39 Rockford WQRF Online

Watch Fox 39 Rockford WQRF Online


Fox 39 Rockford WQRF




Rockford, Illinois
United States
Branding Fox 39 (general)
Eyewitness News (newscasts)
Bounce Rockford
(on DT2)
Slogan Two Stations. More Local News.
Channels Digital: 42 (UHF)
(to move to 36 (UHF))
Virtual: 39 (PSIP)
Subchannels 39.1 Fox
39.2 Bounce TV
39.3 Escape
Affiliations Fox (since 1989)
Owner Nexstar Media Group
(Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
First air date November 27, 1978 (39 years ago) (1978-11-27)
Call letters’ meaning Quality RockFord
Former channel number(s) Analog:
39 (UHF, 1978–2009)
Former affiliations Independent (1978–1989)
Transmitter power 900 kW
910 kW (CP)
Height 148 m (486 ft)
148.1 m (486 ft) (CP)
Class DT
Facility ID 52408
Transmitter coordinates 42°17′14″N 89°10′15″W / 42.28722°N 89.17083°W / 42.28722; -89.17083
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For Fox 39 Rockford WQRF


State Illinois
Country USA
Virtual Channel 39
RF Channel 42
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 1000 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 149m
Latitude 42.29059982299805
Longitude -89.16419982910156
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 393m
Callsign WQRF-TV
MHZ 602
Network Affiliation FOX
Contact Street 1 1917 North Meridian Road
Contact City Rockford
Contact State IL
Contact Zip 61101
Contact Phone 815-963-5413
Additional Data FCC Station Information


Fox 39 is a TV station in Rockford, IL. 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 Fox 39 Rockford WQRF, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign WQRF. You can watch the station online via its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: Fox 39 Rockford WQRF
Call Sign: WQRF
Location: Rockford, Illinois, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: Fox 39 Homepage

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Fox 39 is owned by Nexstar Broadcasting Group. It is an affiliate of the network Fox network. As an affiliate, Rockford WQRF 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 Fox.

Contact the Station

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By mail: 1917 N Meridian Rd Rockford, IL 61101-9215. Phone: 815-963-5413. Fax: 815-963-0029. Email: [email protected]