Watch WDTN 2 News Dayton Online

Watch WDTN 2 News Dayton Online


WDTN 2 News Dayton

Dayton, Ohio
United States
BrandingWDTN (general)
2 News (newscasts)
SloganWorking for You
ChannelsDigital: 50 (UHF)
(shared with WBDT and WKOI-TV; to move to 31 (UHF))
Virtual: 2 (PSIP)
  • .1: NBC
  • .2: Escape
OwnerNexstar Media Group
(Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
FoundedApril 4, 1947
First air dateMarch 15, 1949 (69 years ago) (1949-03-15)
Call letters’ meaningDayToN
Sister station(s)WBDT
Former callsignsWLWD (1949–1976)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 5 (VHF, 1949–1953)
  • 2 (VHF, 1953–2009)
Former affiliations
  • Primary:
  • NBC (1949–1980)
  • ABC (1980–2004)
  • Secondary:
  • DuMont (1949–1955)
  • ABC (1949–1971)
  • DT2:
  • NBC in SD (until 2016)
  • DT3:
  • Justice Network (2016–2018)
  • Ion Television (2018)
Transmitter power1,000 kW
Height323 m (1,060 ft)
329.9 m (1,082 ft) (CP)
Facility ID65690
Transmitter coordinates39°43′7″N 84°15′22″W / 39.71861°N 84.25611°W / 39.71861; -84.25611
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WDTN 2 News Dayton


Virtual Channel2
RF Channel50
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)1000 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)323m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)589m
Network AffiliationNBC
Contact Street 14595 S Dixie Dr
Contact CityDayton
Contact StateOH
Contact Zip45439
Contact Phone
Additional DataFCC Station Information


WDTN 2 News Dayton NBC is the NBC affiliate for Dayton, OH. WDTN covers Dayton news, Dayton weather and Dayton traffic. Since Ohioans love their sports, the WDTN sports department has all the latest news and highlights from not only Dayton sports, but sports from all around Ohio. In addition to being known as WDTN 2 News, it’s also known as Dayton NBC, Channel 2 Dayton, or simply by its FCC call sign of WDTN TV. You can WDTN News online via the WDTN 2 News stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: WDTN 2 News Dayton Ohio NBC
Call Sign: WDTN
Location: Dayton, Ohio, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: Channel 2 Dayton omepage

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WDTN TV is owned by Media General. It is an affiliate of the network NBC network. As an affiliate, NBC Dayton 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 WDTN 2 News Dayton

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: 4595 S Dixie Dr Moraine, OH 45439-2189. Phone: 937-293-2101. Fax: 937-296-7147. Email: