Watch WKBN 27 Youngstown CBS Online

Watch WKBN 27 Youngstown CBS Online


WKBN 27 Youngstown CBS

Youngstown, Ohio
United States
BrandingWKBN 27 (general)
WKBN 27 First News (newscasts)
SloganInvestigative. In-Depth. In the Valley.
ChannelsDigital: 36 (UHF)
(shared with WYTV; to move to 31 (UHF))
Virtual: 27 (PSIP)
Subchannels27.1 CBS
27.2 Fox
OwnerNexstar Media Group
(Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
First air dateJanuary 11, 1953 (65 years ago) (1953-01-11)
Call letters’ meaningderived from former sister station WKBN radio
Sister station(s)WYFX-LD, WYTV
Former channel number(s)Analog:
27 (UHF, 1953–2009)
41 (UHF, until 2018)
Former affiliationsBoth secondary:
ABC (1953–1957)
DuMont (1953–1956)
Transmitter power1000 kW
903 kW (CP)
713 kW (application)
Height177 m (581 ft)
440 m (1,444 ft) (application)
Facility ID73153
Transmitter coordinates41°3′43″N 80°38′6″W / 41.06194°N 80.63500°W / 41.06194; -80.63500
41°3′23.4″N 80°38′43″W / 41.056500°N 80.64528°W / 41.056500; -80.64528 (application)


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WKBN 27 Youngstown CBS


Virtual Channel27
RF Channel41
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)700 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)418m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)743m
Network AffiliationCBS
Contact Street 13930 Sunset Blvd
Contact CityYoungstown
Contact StateOH
Contact Zip44512
Contact Phone330-782-1144
Additional DataFCC Station Information


WKBN 27 is a TV station in Youngstown, OH. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts news, weather, traffic, sports, and a variety of entertainment programming. In addition to being known as WKBN 27 Youngstown CBS, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign WKBN. You can watch the station online via the WKBN 27 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: WKBN 27 Youngstown CBS
Call Sign: WKBN
Location: Youngstown, Ohio, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: WKBN 27 Homepage

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WKBN 27 is owned by Media General. It is an affiliate of the network CBS network. As an affiliate, Youngstown CBS 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

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By mail: 3930 Sunset Blvd Youngstown, OH 44512-1399. Phone: 330-782-1144. Fax: 330-782-5261. Email: