Fox 42 KPTM Omaha

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Omaha, Nebraska/Council Bluffs, Iowa
United States
City Omaha, Nebraska
Branding Fox 42 (general)
Fox 42 News (newscasts)
My 42.2 & This Omaha
(on DT2)
Slogan Omaha’s Only Local Source For News, Weather, and Sports at 9
Channels Digital: 43 (UHF)
(to move to 26 (UHF))
Virtual: 42 (PSIP)
  • .1: Fox
  • .2: MyNetworkTV/This TV
  • .3: Comet TV
Owner Sinclair Broadcast Group
(KPTM Licensee, LLC)
First air date April 6, 1986; 32 years ago (1986-04-06)
Call letters’ meaning Pappas Telecasting
of the Midlands
(original owner)
Sister station(s) KXVO
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 42 (UHF, 1986–2009)
Former affiliations
  • Analog/DT1:
  • Independent (1986–1988)
  • DT2:
  • America One (2006–2009)
Transmitter power 700 kW
497 kW (CP)
Height 475 m (1,558 ft)
Facility ID 51491
Transmitter coordinates 41°4?14?N 96°13?33?W / 41.07056°N 96.22583°W / 41.07056; -96.22583Coordinates: 41°4?14?N 96°13?33?W / 41.07056°N 96.22583°W / 41.07056; -96.22583
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For Fox 42 KPTM Omaha


State Nebraska
Country USA
Virtual Channel 42
RF Channel 43
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 700 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 475m
Latitude 41.07059860229492
Longitude -96.22579956054688
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 822m
Callsign KPTM
MHZ 542
Network Affiliation FOX
Contact Street 1 4625 Farnam Street
Contact City Omaha
Contact State NE
Contact Zip 68132
Contact Phone 402-558-4200
Additional Data FCC Station Information

Fox 42 is a TV station in Omaha, NE. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts local news, weather, traffic, sports, and general entertainment. In addition to being known as Fox 42 KPTM Omaha, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign KPTM. You can watch the station online via the Fox 42 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: Fox 42 KPTM Omaha
Call Sign: KPTM
Location: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: Fox 42 Homepage

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Fox 42 is owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group. It is an affiliate of the network Fox network. As an affiliate, KPTM Omaha 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

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: 4625 Farnam St Omaha, NE 68132-3222. Phone: 402-558-4200. Fax: 402-554-4279. Email: [email protected]