Watch WKBW 7 Buffalo ABC Online


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WKBW 7 Buffalo ABC

Buffalo, New York
United States
Branding7 ABC (general)
7 Eyewitness News (newscasts)
ChannelsDigital: 38 (UHF)
(to move to 34 (UHF))
Virtual: 7 (PSIP)
  • 7.1 ABC
  • 7.2 Laff (also on WIVB-DT2)
  • 7.3 Escape
  • 7.4 Grit
OwnerE. W. Scripps Company
(Scripps Broadcasting Holdings LLC)
First air dateNovember 30, 1958 (59 years ago) (1958-11-30)
Call letters’ meaningWell Known Bible Witness
(derived from former sister station WKBW radio [now WWKB])
Former channel number(s)Analog:
7 (VHF, 1958–2009)
Transmitter power358 kW
331 kW (CP)
Height432.9 m (1,420 ft)
432 m (1,417 ft) (CP)
Facility ID54176
Transmitter coordinates42°38′14.8″N 78°37′11.9″W / 42.637444°N 78.619972°W / 42.637444; -78.619972
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WKBW 7 Buffalo ABC


StateNew York
Virtual Channel7
RF Channel38
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)358 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)433m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)844m
Network AffiliationABC
Contact Street 17 Broadcast Plaza
Contact CityBuffalo
Contact StateNY
Contact Zip14202
Contact Phone716-845-6100
Additional DataFCC Station Information


WKBW 7 is a TV station in Buffalo, NY. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts news programs, entertainment TV, lifestyle shows, and sports. In addition to being known as WKBW 7 Buffalo ABC, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign WKBW. You can watch the station online via the WKBW 7 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: WKBW 7 Buffalo ABC
Call Sign: WKBW
Location: Buffalo, New York, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: WKBW 7 Homepage

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WKBW 7 is owned by E.W. Scripps Company. It is an affiliate of the network ABC network. As an affiliate, Buffalo ABC 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 ABC.

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: 7 Broadcast Plz Buffalo, NY 14202-2699. Phone: 716-845-6100. Fax: 716-856-8784. Email: [email protected]