Watch WVLT 8 Knoxville CBS Online

Watch WVLT 8 Knoxville CBS Online


WVLT 8 Knoxville CBS

Knoxville, Tennessee
United States
BrandingWVLT (general)
WVLT News (newscasts)
SloganMaking a Difference
ChannelsDigital: 30 (UHF)
(to move to 34 (UHF))
Virtual: 8 (PSIP)
Subchannels8.1 CBS
8.2 MNTV/Antenna TV
OwnerGray Television
(Gray Television Licensee, LLC)
First air dateOctober 18, 1953 (64 years ago) (1953-10-18)
Call letters’ meaningVoLunTeer State
Sister station(s)WBXX-TV
Former callsignsWTSK-TV (1953–1954)
WTVK (1954–1988)
WKXT-TV (1988–1997)
Former channel number(s)26 (UHF analog, 1953–1988)
8 (VHF analog, 1988–2009)
Former affiliationsPrimary:
CBS (1953–1956)
ABC (1956–1979)
NBC (1979–1988)
ABC (1953–1956)
DuMont (1953–1956)
UPN (2003–2006)
Transmitter power870 kW
1000 kW (CP)
Height551.3 m (1,809 ft)
551.5 m (1,809 ft) (CP)
Facility ID35908
Transmitter coordinates35°59′44.4″N 83°57′23.1″W / 35.995667°N 83.956417°W / 35.995667; -83.956417
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WVLT 8 Knoxville CBS


Virtual Channel8
RF Channel30
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)398 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)551m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)857m
Network AffiliationCBS
Contact Street 16450 Papermill Drive
Contact CityKnoxville
Contact StateTN
Contact Zip37919
Contact Phone865-450-8888
Additional DataFCC Station Information


WVLT 8 is a TV station in Knoxville, TN. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts local news, sports, politics, and a selection of entertainment programming. In addition to being known as WVLT 8 Knoxville CBS, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign WVLT. You can watch the station online via the WVLT 8 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: WVLT 8 Knoxville CBS
Call Sign: WVLT
Location: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: WVLT 8 Homepage

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WVLT 8 is owned by Gray Television. It is an affiliate of the network CBS network. As an affiliate, Knoxville 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

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: 6450 Papermill Dr Knoxville, TN 37919-4812. Phone: 865-450-8888. Fax: 865-584-1978. Email:

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