NBC Bristol 5 WCYB


Watch NBC Bristol 5 WCYB Live Online


Load More

More Facts About NBC Bristol 5 WCYB Live




Tri-Cities, Tennessee–Virginia
United States
CityBristol, Virginia
BrandingWCYB-TV 5 (general)
News 5 (newscasts)
Tri-Cities CW 4 (on DT2)
SloganAccurate. Reliable.
Getting the Facts Right.

Dare to Defy (on DT2)
ChannelsDigital: 5 (VHF)
Virtual: 5 (PSIP)
Subchannels5.1 NBC
5.2 The CW
5.3 Comet
Translators29 (UHF) Bristol, VA
AffiliationsNBC (secondary through 1969)
OwnerSinclair Broadcast Group
(Sinclair Media Licensee, LLC)
First air dateAugust 13, 1956 (62 years ago) (1956-08-13)
Call letters’ meaningCitY of Bristol
Sister station(s)WEMT
Former channel number(s)Analog:
5 (VHF, 1956–2009)
28 (UHF, 1996–2009)
Former affiliationsBoth secondary:
ABC (1956–1969)
The WB (1996–2006)
Transmitter power29.9 kW
Height743 m (2,438 ft)
Facility ID2455
Transmitter coordinates36°26?58?N 82°6?29?W / 36.44944°N 82.10806°W / 36.44944; -82.10806
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For NBC Bristol 5 WCYB


Virtual Channel5
RF Channel5
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)8.930999755859375 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)680m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)1,325m
Network AffiliationNBC & CW
Contact Street 1101 LEE STREET
Contact CityBRISTOL
Contact StateVA
Contact Zip24201
Contact Phone
Additional DataFCC Station Information

NBC Bristol is a TV station in Bristol, TN. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts local news plus sports, lifestyle shows, and general entertainment. In addition to being known as NBC Bristol News 5 WCYB, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign WCYB. You can watch the station online via the NBC Bristol live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: NBC Bristol News 5 WCYB
Call Sign: WCYB
Location: Bristol, Tennessee, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: NBC Bristol Homepage

If you’re interested in a different station or stream, use the search box at the top of the page.

NBC Bristol is owned by Bonten Media Group. It is an affiliate of the network NBC network. As an affiliate, News 5 WCYB 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: 101 Lee St Bristol, VA 24201-4355. Phone: 276-645-1555. Fax: 276-645-1554. Email: [email protected]