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My50 Chicago

Gary, Indiana/Chicago, Illinois
United States
City Gary, Indiana
Branding Chicago’s CW 50
Slogan Dare to Defy
Channels Digital: 31 (UHF)
(shared with WFLD; to move to 24 (UHF))
Virtual: 50 (PSIP)
  • 50.1: 720p 16:9 WPWR-DT
  • The CW
  • MyNetworkTV (secondary) (O&O)
  • Fox (alternate)
Owner Fox Television Stations, LLC
First air date April 4, 1982 (36 years ago) (1982-04-04)
Call letters’ meaning PoWeR
Sister station(s) WFLD
Former callsigns WBBS-TV (shared operation, 1982–1986)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 60 (UHF, 1982–1987)
  • 50 (UHF, 1987–2009)
  • Digital:
  • 51 (UHF, until 2018)
Former affiliations
  • Primary:
  • Independent (1982–1993)
  • FNN (1982–1985)
  • PTEN (1993–1995)
  • UPN (1995–2006)
  • MyNetworkTV (2006–2016)
  • Secondary:
  • FoxBox (2003–2005)
  • 4Kids TV (2005–2008)
  • DT2:
  • Movies! (until 2018)
  • DT3:
  • MundoFox (2012–2015) (simulcast of WOCK-CD1)
  • Light TV (until 2018)
  • DT4:
  • Buzzr (until 2018)
Transmitter power 1000 kW
Height 475 m (1,558 ft)
Facility ID 48772
Transmitter coordinates 41°52′44.1″N 87°38′10.2″W / 41.878917°N 87.636167°W / 41.878917; -87.636167Coordinates: 41°52′44.1″N 87°38′10.2″W / 41.878917°N 87.636167°W / 41.878917; -87.636167
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For My50 Chicago


State Indiana
Country USA
Virtual Channel 50
RF Channel 51
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 1000 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 523m
Latitude 41.87889862060547
Longitude -87.63610076904297
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 703m
Callsign WPWR-TV
MHZ 572
Network Affiliation MyNetworkTV
Contact Street 1 205 N. Michigan Avenue
Contact City Chicago
Contact State IL
Contact Zip 60601
Contact Phone 312-565-5532
Additional Data FCC Station Information


My50 Chicago is a TV broadcaster located in Chicago, IL. It’s an entertainment channel that airs original TV series, movies, sports, comedies, court shows, and other daytime and primetime programming. You can watch the channel online via its video-on-demand collection, updated regularly.

Name: My50 Chicago
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Genre: Entertainment > General Entertainment
Website: My50 Chicago WPWR Homepage

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My50 Chicago WPWR is owned by Fox Television Stations, Inc. It is a member of the MyNetworkTV network.

Contact the Station

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By mail: 205 N Michigan Ave Chicago, IL 60601-5927. Phone: 312-565-5532. Fax: 773-276-1717. Email: [email protected]