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KVMY
Image:KVWB-TV 21 .JPG
Las Vegas, Nevada
Branding The WB Las Vegas
Slogan "Home of the Frog"
Channels 21 (UHF) analog,
22 (UHF) digital
Affiliations WB (to be My Network TV 9/06)
Owner Sinclair Broadcast Group
Founded 1984
Call letters meaning Vegas MY Network TV
Former affiliations UPN (19951997)
Website www.wblasvegas.com

KVMY (Channel 21 analog, 22 digital) is an affiliate of the WB Network serving the Las Vegas, Nevada market owned and operated by the Sinclair Broadcast Group. Its transmitter is located in Henderson, Nevada. Image File history File links KVWB logo File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Entertainment Capital of the World Location Location of Las Vegas in Nevada Coordinates , Government County Clark Mayor Oscar B. Goodman Geographical characteristics Area     City 113. ... In marketing, a brand is a collection of feelings toward an economic producer. ... Look up Slogan in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... In broadcasting, a channel is a range of frequencies (or, equivalently, wavelengths) assigned by a government for the operation of a particular broadcast station. ... This article is about the radio frequency. ... Analog television (or analogue television) encodes television picture and sound information as an analog signal, that is, by varying the amplitude and/or frequencies of the signal. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Digital television. ... An affiliate is a commercial entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity. ... The WB Television Network, casually referred to as The WB, or sometimes as The Frog (referring to the networks former mascot, the animated character Michigan J. Frog), is a television network in the United States, founded as a joint venture between the Warner Bros. ... My Network TV (sometimes written MyNetworkTV, and unofficially abbreviated MNT or MNTV) is an upcoming television network in the United States, owned by News Corporation, which is scheduled to launch on Tuesday, September 5, 2006. ... The Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG) NASDAQ: SBGI is the operator of the largest number of local television stations in the United States with a total of 59 stations across the country in 38 (mostly) small and medium markets. ... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Call sign can refer to different types of call signs: Airline call sign Aviator call sign Cosmonaut call sign Radio and television call signs Tactical call sign, also known as a tactical designator See also: International Callsign Allocations, Maritime Mobile Service Identity This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid... An affiliate is a commercial entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity. ... UPN (which originally stood for the United Paramount Network) is a television network in the United States, owned by CBS Corporation, which also owns the more widespread CBS network. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This page as shown in the AOL 9. ... Analog television (or analogue television) encodes television picture and sound information as an analog signal, that is, by varying the amplitude and/or frequencies of the signal. ... It has been suggested that Digital terrestrial television be merged into this article or section. ... The WB Television Network, casually referred to as The WB, or sometimes as The Frog (referring to the networks former mascot, the animated character Michigan J. Frog), is a television network in the United States, founded as a joint venture between the Warner Bros. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Entertainment Capital of the World Location Location of Las Vegas in Nevada Coordinates , Government County Clark Mayor Oscar B. Goodman Geographical characteristics Area     City 113. ... The Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG) NASDAQ: SBGI is the operator of the largest number of local television stations in the United States with a total of 59 stations across the country in 38 (mostly) small and medium markets. ... Henderson is the fastest-growing large city (over 150,000 pop. ...


History

The station began its existence in the summer of 1984 as KRLR, a fully independent station broadcasting on UHF channel 21 and Prime Cable channel 2. It aired strictly music videos (billing itself as Vusic 21) for the first year or so. By 1987, KRLR became a regular independent station. 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


After the formation of the UPN television network, the station changed its call sign to KUPN in 1995 and affiliated with the UPN network. In 1997, the Sinclair Broadcast Group acquired KUPN and switched the station's affiliation to the WB Network on March 1, 1998. The call letters were changed to KVWB on May 27, 1998. After the acquisition of Prime Cable by Cox Communications, in 1999, the station moved on the cable dial to channel 12, replaced at channel 2 first temporarily by the TV Guide Channel, then by the City of Las Vegas' non-broadcast station KCLV. UPN (which originally stood for the United Paramount Network) is a television network in the United States, owned by CBS Corporation, which also owns the more widespread CBS network. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... UPN (which originally stood for the United Paramount Network) is a television network in the United States, owned by CBS Corporation, which also owns the more widespread CBS network. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG) NASDAQ: SBGI is the operator of the largest number of local television stations in the United States with a total of 59 stations across the country in 38 (mostly) small and medium markets. ... March 1 is the 60th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (61st in leap years). ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Cox Enterprises is the successor to the publishing company founded at Dayton, Ohio, by James Middleton Cox, who began with the Dayton Daily News. ... The TV Guide Channel is a television channel that provides, on the bottom half of the screen, a scrolling grid that lists television channels and the television programs and films currently showing on them. ...


The station used to broadcast a local newscast, combined with Sinclair Broadcast Group's own "News Central" national broadcast, at 10:00 p.m.. The local news department was shared with co-owned independent station KFBT "Gold 33", which aired its News Central newscast at 7:00 p.m.. The news department was shut down at the beginning of March. It has announced that it will begin a 10:00 p.m. news cast produced by KVBC, the local NBC affiliate. On Thursday, April 6, 2006, KVBC began their newscasts on the WB. It is known as "NEWS 3 on The WB Las Vegas at 10". The Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG) NASDAQ: SBGI is the operator of the largest number of local television stations in the United States with a total of 59 stations across the country in 38 (mostly) small and medium markets. ... KFBT (Channel 33 analog, 29 digital) is an independent station serving the Las Vegas, Nevada market owned and operated by the Sinclair Broadcast Group. ... KVBC can mean: KVBC (TV) Kaw Valley Bicycle Club This is a disambiguation page — a list of articles associated with the same title. ...


KVMY will become an affiliate of My Network TV when that network launches in September. Its sister station, KFBT (which has since changed its call letters to KVCW), will become a CW affiliate at the same time. My Network TV (sometimes written MyNetworkTV, and unofficially abbreviated MNT or MNTV) is an upcoming television network in the United States, owned by News Corporation, which is scheduled to launch on Tuesday, September 5, 2006. ... The CW Television Network, or more casually The CW, is a new television network in the United States set to launch for the 2006-07 television season. ...


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Broadcast television stations in the Las Vegas market  (Nielsen DMA #48)

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Frog), is a television network in the United States, founded as a joint venture between the Warner Bros. ... My Network TV (sometimes written MyNetworkTV, and unofficially abbreviated MNT or MNTV) is an upcoming television network in the United States, owned by News Corporation, which is scheduled to launch on Tuesday, September 5, 2006. ... KLVD-LP (Channel 23 analog is an Evangelical Christian Television Station in the Las Vegas, Nevada market owned and operated by Word of God Fellowship. ... The Daystar Television Network is a small terrestrial and cable television network in the United States. ... KTUD-CA (Channel 25 analog) is an affiliate of UPN serving the Las Vegas, Nevada market owned and operated by the Greenspun Broadcasting, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Greenspun Corporation. ... UPN (which originally stood for the United Paramount Network) is a television network in the United States, owned by CBS Corporation, which also owns the more widespread CBS network. ... 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