Watch WOWK 13 News Charleston CBS Online

Watch WOWK 13 News Charleston CBS Online


WOWK 13 News Charleston CBS

Huntington–Charleston, West Virginia
United States
City Huntington, West Virginia
Branding WOWK 13 (general)
13 News (newscasts)
Slogan Working for You
Channels Digital: 13 (VHF)
(to move to 10 (VHF))
Virtual: 13 (PSIP)
  • .1: 1080i 16:9 WOWK-CBS
  • .2: 1080i 16:9 ESCAPE
  • .3: 480i 4:3 LAFF
  • .4: 480i 4:3 GRIT
  • .1: CBS
  • .2: Escape
  • .3: Laff
  • .4: Grit TV
Owner Nexstar Media Group
(Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
First air date October 2, 1955 (62 years ago) (1955-10-02)
Call letters’ meaning W Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky
(states served by the station’s signal)
Former callsigns WHTN-TV (1955–1975)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 13 (VHF, 1955–2009)
  • Digital:
  • 47 (UHF, until 2009)
Former affiliations
  • ABC (1955–1958 & 1962–1986)
  • CBS (1958–1962)
Transmitter power 12.5 kW
13 kW (CP)
Height 414 m (1,358 ft)
412.3 m (1,353 ft) (CP)
Class DT
Facility ID 23342
Transmitter coordinates 38°30′21.1″N 82°12′32.3″W / 38.505861°N 82.208972°W / 38.505861; -82.208972
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WOWK 13 News Charleston CBS


State West Virginia
Country USA
Virtual Channel 13
RF Channel 13
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 15.960000038146973 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 396m
Latitude 38.50579833984375
Longitude -82.20919799804688
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 622m
Callsign WOWK-TV
MHZ 192
Network Affiliation CBS
Contact Street 1 555 5th Avenue
Contact City Huntington
Contact State WV
Contact Zip 25701
Contact Phone 304-525-1313
Additional Data FCC Station Information


WOWK 13 News is a TV station in Charleston, WV. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts local news, sports, and scripted TV shows. In addition to being known as WOWK 13 News Charleston CBS, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign WOWK. You can watch the WOWK 13 live stream and collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: WOWK 13 News Charleston CBS
Call Sign: WOWK
Location: Charleston, West Virginia, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: WOWK 13 News Homepage

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WOWK 13 News is owned by West Virginia Media Holdings. It is an affiliate of the network CBS network. As an affiliate, Charleston 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: PO Box 11848 Charleston, WV 25339-1848. Phone: 304-720-6550. Fax: 304-343-6138. Email: [email protected]