WCAX Burlington CBS

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Burlington, Vermont–
Plattsburgh, New York
United States
CityBurlington, Vermont
BrandingWCAX Channel 3 (general)
The Channel 3 News (newscasts)
SloganVermont’s Most Trusted News Source
ChannelsDigital: 22 (UHF)
(to move to 20 (UHF))
Virtual: 3 (PSIP)
Subchannels3.1 CBS
3.2 Movies!
3.3 Ion Television
Translators20 W20CS-D Rutland VT
OwnerGray Television
(Gray Television Licensee, LLC)
First air dateSeptember 26, 1954 (63 years ago) (1954-09-26)
(in Montpelier, moved to Burlington in 1955)
Call letters’ meaningderived from former sister station WCAX radio (now WVMT)
Former callsignsWMVT (1954–1955)
Former channel number(s)Analog:
3 (VHF, 1954–2009)
Former affiliationsSecondary:
Fox (1994–1997)
Transmitter power443 kW
423 kW (CP)
Height845 m (2,772 ft)
Facility ID46728
Transmitter coordinates44°31?32.6?N 72°48?56.1?W / 44.525722°N 72.815583°W / 44.525722; -72.815583
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WCAX Burlington CBS


Virtual Channel3
RF Channel22
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)443.6600036621094 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)835m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)1,265m
Network AffiliationCBS
Contact Street 130 Joy Drive
Contact CitySouth Burlington
Contact StateVT
Contact Zip05403
Contact Phone802-652-6300
Additional DataFCC Station Information

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

Name: WCAX Burlington CBS
Call Sign: WCAX
Location: Burlington, Vermont, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: WCAX Burlington Homepage

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WCAX Burlington is owned by Mount Mansfield Television, Inc. It is an affiliate of the network CBS network. As an affiliate, WCAX Burlington 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 CBS.

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: PO Box 4508 Burlington, VT 05406-4508. Phone: 802-652-6300. Fax: 802-652-6399. Email: news@wcax.com