Watch KOMU Columbia NBC Online

Watch KOMU Columbia NBC Online


KOMU Columbia NBC



Columbia–Jefferson City, Missouri
United States
CityColumbia, Missouri
BrandingKOMU 8 (general)
KOMU 8 News (newscasts)
Mid-Missouri’s CW (on DT3)
SloganCoverage You Can Count On
ChannelsDigital: 8 (VHF)
Virtual: 8 (PSIP)
  • .1: NBC (1953–1982, 1986–present)
  • .3: CW+
OwnerUniversity of Missouri
(The Curators of the University of Missouri)
First air dateDecember 21, 1953 (64 years ago) (1953-12-21)
Call letters’ meaningMissouri University
(nickname of owner)
Sister station(s)KBIA
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 8 (VHF, 1953–2009)
  • 7 K07SD Rolla
  • Digital:
  • 36 (UHF, 2002–2009)
Former affiliations
  • Primary:
  • ABC (1982–1985)
  • Secondary:
  • CBS (1953–1955)
  • ABC (1953–1971)
  • DuMont (1953–1955)
Transmitter power13.6 kW
Height242 m (794 ft)
Facility ID65583
Transmitter coordinates38°53′17″N 92°15′49″W / 38.88806°N 92.26361°W / 38.88806; -92.26361
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For KOMU Columbia NBC


Virtual Channel8
RF Channel8
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)13.598999977111816 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)242m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)480m
Network AffiliationNBC
Contact Street 15550 Highway 63 South
Contact CityColumbia
Contact StateMO
Contact Zip65201
Contact Phone573-882-8888
Additional DataFCC Station Information


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

Name: KOMU Columbia NBC
Call Sign: KOMU
Location: Columbia, Missouri, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: KOMU Columbia Homepage

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KOMU Columbia is owned by the University of Missouri. It is an affiliate of the network NBC network. As an affiliate, KOMU Columbia 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 NBC.

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: 5550 Highway 63 S Columbia, MO 65201-9754. Phone: 573-882-8888. Fax: 573-884-5353. Email: