WCSH 6 Portland NBC


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Portland, Maine
United States
BrandingWCSH 6 (general)
News Center Maine (newscasts)
SloganYour Maine Connection
ChannelsDigital: 44 (UHF)
(to move to 31 (UHF))
Virtual: 6 (PSIP)
Subchannels6.1 NBC
6.2 Justice Network
6.3 Antenna TV
6.4 Quest
OwnerTegna, Inc.
(Pacific and Southern, LLC)
First air dateDecember 20, 1953 (64 years ago) (1953-12-20)
Call letters’ meaningCongress Square Hotel
Sister station(s)WLBZ
Former callsignsWCSH-TV (1953–1997)
Former channel number(s)6 (VHF analog, 1953–2009)
Former affiliationsNTA (secondary, 1956–1961)
NBC WX+ (DT2, 2005–2008)
Transmitter power1,000 kW
775 kW (CP)
Height587.9 m (1,929 ft)
Facility ID39664
Transmitter coordinates43°51′30″N 70°42′41″W / 43.85833°N 70.71139°W / 43.85833; -70.71139
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WCSH 6 Portland, Maine NBC


Virtual Channel6
RF Channel44
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)1000 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)610m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)763m
Network AffiliationNBC
Contact Street 1One Congress Square
Contact CityPortland
Contact StateME
Contact Zip04101
Contact Phone800-464-1213
Additional DataFCC Station Information

WCSH 6 Portland NBC is a local TV station in Portland, ME that covers Portland news as well as Portland weather and Portland traffic. In fact, WCSH6 broadcasts breaking news for all of Southern Maine, including the Augusta area. So, WCSH6 is also is good source for Augusta, ME weather and traffic as well. In addition to being known as WCSH 6 Portland NBC, it’s also known as Channel 6 WSCH Maine.  You can watch the WCSH News live stream and collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: WCSH 6 Portland NBC
Call Sign: WCSH
Location: Portland, Maine, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: WCSH 6 Homepage

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WCSH6 is owned by Gannett Company. It is an affiliate of the network NBC network. As an affiliate, Portland NBC tends to focus its original news coverage on Portland, ME news and Portland, ME weather 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 WCSH6

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: 1 Congress Sq Portland, ME 04101-3800. Phone: 207-828-6666. Fax: 207-828-6630. Email: [email protected]