Watch WVNS 59 News Beckley CBS Online

Watch WVNS 59 News Beckley CBS Online


WVNS 59 News Beckley CBS

Beckley, West Virginia
United States
City Lewisburg, West Virginia
Branding CBS 59 or WVNS (general)
Fox 59 (on DT2)
59 News (newscasts)
Slogan Working For You
Channels Digital: 8 (VHF)
(to move to 11 (VHF))
Virtual: 59 (PSIP)
  • .1: 1080i 16:9 WVNSCBS
  • .2: 720p 16:9 WVNSFOX
  • .1: CBS
  • .2: Fox/MyNetworkTV
Owner Nexstar Media Group
(Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
Founded June 18, 1992
First air date August 12, 1995 (23 years ago) (1995-08-12)
Call letters’ meaning West Virginia’s News Station
Sister station(s) WOWK, WTRF, WBOY, WFXR, WDVM
Former callsigns WVGV-TV (1995–1996)
WVSX (1996–2003)
Former channel number(s) Analog:’
59 (UHF, 1995–2009)
Former affiliations The WB (1995–1996)
Fox (1996–2001)
Transmitter power 3.68 kW
10 kW (CP)
Height 577 m (1,893 ft)
566 m (1,857 ft) (CP)
Facility ID 74169
Transmitter coordinates 37°46′22.5″N 80°42′25.7″W / 37.772917°N 80.707139°W / 37.772917; -80.707139
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WVNS 59 News Beckley CBS


State West Virginia
Country USA
Virtual Channel 59
RF Channel 8
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 3.680000066757202 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 577m
Latitude 37.77280044555664
Longitude -80.70690155029297
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 1,259m
Callsign WVNS-TV
MHZ 198
Network Affiliation CBS
Contact Street 1 141 Old Cline Road
Contact City Ghent
Contact State WV
Contact Zip 25843
Contact Phone 304-787-5959
Additional Data FCC Station Information


WVNS 59 Beckley is a TV station in Beckley, WV. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts breaking news along with weather, traffic, sports, and general entertainment programming. You can watch the 59 News live stream and collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: WVNS 59 News / Beckley CBS
Call Sign: WVNS
Location: Beckley, West Virginia, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: WVNS 59 Beckley Homepage

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WVNS 59 Beckley is owned by West Virginia Media Holdings. It is an affiliate of the network CBS network. As an affiliate, Beckley 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: 141 Old Cline Rd Ghent, WV 25843-9343. Phone: 304-787-5959. Fax: 304-787-2440. Email: [email protected]