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More Facts About WUSA9 Washington DC CBSC
|Channels||Digital: 9 (VHF)|
(shared with WJAL)
Virtual: 9 (PSIP)
|First air date||January 16, 1949|
|Call letters’ meaning||United States of America|
USA Today (formerly co-owned with WUSA)
|Former channel number(s)|
|Former affiliations||Bounce TV (until 2017)|
|Transmitter power||52 kW|
|Height||235.6 m (773 ft)|
|Public license information:||Profile|
Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WUSA Washington DC Channel 9 CBS
|State||District of Columbia|
|Effective Radiated Power (ERP)||13.623000144958496 kW|
|Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)||235m|
|Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)||308m|
|Nielsen DMA||WASHINGTON DC (HAGRSTWN)|
|Contact Street 1||4100 Wisconsin Ave., NW|
|Additional Data||FCC Station Information|
WUSA9 is the Washington DC CBS affiliate. WUSA9 broadcasts Washington DC news and brings CBS entertainment to the region. Also, WUSA9 covers Washington DC weather, and Washington DC traffic. In addition to being known as WUSA 9, this station is also called CBS Washington DC, and by its FCC call sign of WUSA TV. You can watch Washington DC CBS online via the WUSA9 live stream, along with its collection of videos which are updated regularly.
Name: WUSA9 CBS Washington DC
Call Sign: WUSA
Location: Washington DC, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: CBS 9 Homepage
WUSA9 is the 4th oldest Washington DC TV station, beginning operations in 1949. CBS Washington DC is a respected outlet for Washington DC news, and it was the starting point for such notable broadcasts personalities as Walter Cronkite (the first anchorman of DC Channel 9), and Sam Donaldson who both gained national acclaim with CBS News, and ABC News, respectively. Also James Brown, and Warner Wolf of CBS sports also got their start on DC Channel 9.
If you need an immediate report on Washington DC weather then click on the Live TV screen above and you’ll see the WUSA weather section at the top. Also, to get an immediate report on Washington DC traffic, then click here. Finally, if you’re interested in a different station or stream, use the search box at the top of the page.
Background on CBS Washington DC
WUSA 9 is owned by TENGA, an offshoot of the Gannett Company. It is the CBS station for Washington DC. As an affiliate, CBS Washington DC tends to focus its original coverage on Washington DC local news during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. CBS Washington DC currently airs 32 hours of station produced news broadcasts per week. The weekdays have 5.5 hours of newscasts devoted to DC local news with an additional two hours on Saturdays and 2.5 hours on Sundays. Also, WUSA9 sports produces a Washington DC sports oriented highlight show called Game On!, which is shown each Sunday night after the 11 p.m. WUSA9 newscast. To fill in the rest of WUSA TV broadcasting schedule, the station airs all the national CBS programs.
In addition to simply visiting the DC CBS website, you also may want to check out the WUSA 9 apps which will provide immediate alerts about Washington DC breaking news, as well as DC traffic, and DC weather.
Contact the WUSA9
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: 4100 Wisconsin Ave NW Washington, DC 20016-2807. Phone: 202-895-5999. Fax: 202-364-4973. Email: [email protected]