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Watch My50 Chicago Online


My50 Chicago

Gary, Indiana/Chicago, Illinois
United States
CityGary, Indiana
BrandingChicago’s CW 50
SloganDare to Defy
ChannelsDigital: 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)
OwnerFox Television Stations, LLC
First air dateApril 4, 1982 (36 years ago) (1982-04-04)
Call letters’ meaningPoWeR
Sister station(s)WFLD
Former callsignsWBBS-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 power1000 kW
Height475 m (1,558 ft)
Facility ID48772
Transmitter coordinates41°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 authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For My50 Chicago


Virtual Channel50
RF Channel51
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)1000 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)523m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)703m
Network AffiliationMyNetworkTV
Contact Street 1205 N. Michigan Avenue
Contact CityChicago
Contact StateIL
Contact Zip60601
Contact Phone312-565-5532
Additional DataFCC 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:

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