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Encyclopedia > NBC North Dakota
KFYR / KMOT / KQCD / KUMV
NBC North Dakota stations' logos
KFYR (5) Bismarck, KMOT (10) Minot
KQCD (7) Dickinson, KUMV (8) Williston
Branding NBC North Dakota
Slogan The News Leader
Channels 5, 10, 7, 8 analog,
31, 58, 18, 52 digital
Affiliations NBC
Owner Hoak Media Corporation
Founded December 19, 1953
Call letters meaning KFYR "K-Fire" (inherited from KFYR-AM)
KMOT "Minot"
KUMV "Upper Missouri Valley"
KQCD "Queen City Dickinson"
Former affiliations ABC (secondary) 1953-1986
Website KFYR Bismarck
KMOT Minot

NBC North Dakota is a group of five television stations in North Dakota affiliated with the National Broadcasting Company, currently owned by Hoak Media Corporation of Dallas, Texas. Image File history File links NBC_North_Dakota. ... Location in North Dakota Coordinates: Country United States State North Dakota County Burleigh County Founded 1872 Mayor John Warford Area    - City 71. ... Nickname: Magic City Map Location in Ward County, North Dakota Political Statistics Founded 1886 Incorporated June 28, 1887 County Ward County Mayor Curt Zimbelman Geographic Statistics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 37. ... Dickinson is a city in Stark County, North Dakota in the United States. ... Williston is a city in Williams County, North Dakota. ... A brand is a collection of images and ideas representing an economic producer; more specifically, it refers to the concrete symbols such as a name, logo, slogan, and design scheme. ... 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. ... 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. ... Digital Terrestrial Television (DTTV or DTT) is an implementation of digital technology to provide a greater number of channels and/or better quality of picture and sound through a conventional antenna (or aerial) instead of a satellite dish or cable connection. ... An affiliate is a commercial entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity. ... It has been suggested that NBC Radio City Studios, NBC Studios be merged into this article or section. ... Hoak Media Corporation is a broadcasting media company based in Dallas, Texas. ... December 19 is the 353rd day of the year (354th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... 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... KFYR is a radio station located in Bismarck, North Dakota. ... An affiliate is a commercial entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... This page as shown in the AOL 9. ... Official language(s) English Capital Bismarck Largest city Fargo Area  Ranked 19th  - Total 70,762 sq mi (183,272 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 340 miles (545 km)  - % water 2. ... The National Broadcasting Company or NBC is an American television broadcasting company based in New York Citys Rockefeller Center. ... Hoak Media Corporation is a broadcasting media company based in Dallas, Texas. ...      Nickname: Big D Location in the state of Texas Country United States State Texas Counties Dallas, Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall Mayor Laura Miller Area    - City 997. ...


Fargo's NBC affiliate KVLY-TV is owned by the same unit but operates separately from the western North Dakota stations. This article focuses on the western North Dakota operations. Location in North Dakota Coordinates: Country United States State North Dakota County Cass County Founded 1871 Mayor Dennis Walaker Area    - City 98. ... KVLY channel 11 (44 digital) is the NBC television affiliate based in Fargo, North Dakota, with a studio in Grand Forks, North Dakota also, that serves much of eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. ...

Contents

Stations

The stations include:

Call sign Analog
Channel
Digital
Channel
Location Notes
KFYR 5 31 Bismarck, ND originating station
KMOT 10 58 Minot, ND airs KFYR feed with local inserts
KQCD 7 18 Dickinson, ND rebroadcasts KFYR
KUMV 8 52 Williston, ND airs KFYR feed with local inserts

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... NTSC is the analog television system in use in Canada, Japan, South Korea, the Philippines, the United States, and some other countries, mostly in the Americas (see map). ... The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) is the group that helped to develop the new digital television standard for the United States, also adopted by Canada, Mexico, and South Korea and being considered by other countries. ... Location in North Dakota Coordinates: Country United States State North Dakota County Burleigh County Founded 1872 Mayor John Warford Area    - City 71. ... Nickname: Magic City Map Location in Ward County, North Dakota Political Statistics Founded 1886 Incorporated June 28, 1887 County Ward County Mayor Curt Zimbelman Geographic Statistics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 37. ... Dickinson is a city in Stark County, North Dakota in the United States. ... Williston is a city in Williams County, North Dakota. ...

Translators

NBC North Dakota can also bee seen on the following translators (low power rebroadcasters): In broadcasting, a translator is an FM radio station or a TV station which acts as a full-duplex repeater. ...

Lemmon is a city located in Perkins County, South Dakota. ... Beulah is a city located in Mercer County, North Dakota. ... Glendive is a city located in Dawson County, Montana. ...

History

KFYR-TV, the flagship station, signed on December 19, 1953 as the third television station in North Dakota. The three satellites all signed on in the late 1950s and 1960s. Together, the four stations cover all of western North Dakota and parts of eastern Montana. NBC North Dakota formerly had a secondary affiliation with ABC shared with rival KX Television until full-time ABC affiliate ABC West signed on. December 19 is the 353rd day of the year (354th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... KX Television is a group of four television stations in western North Dakota owned by Reiten Broadcasting. ... ABC West is a group of television stations in western North Dakota, owned by Forum Communications of Fargo, North Dakota and managed by Prime Cities Broadcasting, owner of West Dakota Fox. ...


The network was owned by the Meyer family, who signed on KFYR-AM 550 in 1925, until 1997, when it was sold to Sunrise Television Corporation. Sunrise sold it to Wicks Television (part of The Wicks Group of Companies of New York City, through a holding company, North Dakota Television, LLC.) in 2002. The stations have always been NBC affiliates. 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Nickname: Big Apple, City that never Sleeps, Gotham Location in the state of New York Coordinates: Country United States State New York Boroughs The Bronx Manhattan Queens Brooklyn Staten Island Settled 1613 Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Area    - City 1,214. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ...


Hoak bought KFYR and its satellite stations in July 2006, as well as KVLY-TV and KXJB-TV (LMA with Catamount Broadcasting) of Fargo and KSFY of Sioux Falls, SD and its satellite stations. On November 17, 2006, the sale was approved by the FCC. KVLY channel 11 (44 digital) is the NBC television affiliate based in Fargo, North Dakota, with a studio in Grand Forks, North Dakota also, that serves much of eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. ... KXJB-TV is a CBS affiliate based in Fargo, North Dakota and broadcasting on channel 4 (HD/digital channel 38). ... PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS... Location in North Dakota Coordinates: Country United States State North Dakota County Cass County Founded 1871 Mayor Dennis Walaker Area    - City 98. ... KSFY-TV is a television station in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, broadcasting on NTSC Channel 13 (analog) and ATSC Channel 29 (digital). ... Sioux Falls (pronounced sue falls) is the largest city in the state of South Dakota. ... The FCCs official seal. ...


Station Information & Programming

KFYR broadcasts local newscasts at (all Central time) 6:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., and 10:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Saturday and 10 p.m. on Sunday. KMOT produces its own newscasts on weekdays at 6:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. which air about 10 minutes into KFYR's newscasts. KQCD places local inserts into KFYR's newscasts, while KUMV does the same with KMOT's newscasts.


The stations occasionally share stories with co-owned KVLY. The five stations all broadcast the North Dakota state high school football, men's hockey, and basketball tournaments annually, and share certain equipment, such as remote broadcasting vehicles. KVLY channel 11 (44 digital) is the NBC television affiliate based in Fargo, North Dakota, with a studio in Grand Forks, North Dakota also, that serves much of eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. ...


KXMB production staff

Anchors

  • Monica Hannan (Weekday Co-anchor of 6PM and 10 PMNewscasts / News Director)
  • Alan Miller (Weekday Co-anchor of 6PM and 10PM Newscasts)
  • Sarah Williams (Weekend Anchor of 6PM and 10PM Newscast / Reporter)
  • Brenda Scholten (Weekday Anchor of Morning Newscast)

Monica Hannan, born 1961, is the news director one of the two main co-anchors for KFYR-TV in Bismarck, North Dakota. ...

Weather

  • Kevin Lawrence (Chief Meteorologist)
  • Chris Vickers (Weekend Meteorologist)
  • Cliff Naylor (Morning Weathercaster / Feature Reporter / Special Project Director)

Sports

  • Lee Timmerman (Sports Director)
  • Bill Halter (Weekend Sports)

Producers

  • Molly Crow (Producer)
  • Heather Lewis (Morning Producer)
  • Jody Kerzman (Assistant News Director)

Reporters

  • Alison Adair (Sports and News Reporter)
  • Retha Colclasure (General Assignment Reporter)
  • Angela Blanchard (Health Reporter)
  • Chris Gallegos (Education Reporter)
  • Kevin Gribble (City-Beat Reporter)
  • Brandi Powell (Political Reporter)
  • Joanna Small (Reporter)
  • Nick Steffens (Reporter)

Photographers

  • Dwayne Walker (Chief Photographer)
  • Dan Brown (Photographer)
  • Donna Hardt (Photographer)
  • Matt Olsen (Photographer)

External links


Broadcast television in Western North Dakota (Nielsen DMA #158)
(market includes Bismarck, Minot, Dickinson, and Williston)

ABC West (ABC) - KX Television (CBS) - NBC North Dakota (NBC) - Prairie Public Television (PBS) - West Dakota Fox (Fox) Terrestrial television (also known as over-the-air, OTA or broadcast television) was the traditional method of television broadcast signal delivery prior to the advent of cable and satellite television. ... Location in North Dakota Coordinates: Country United States State North Dakota County Burleigh County Founded 1872 Mayor John Warford Area    - City 71. ... Nickname: Magic City Map Location in Ward County, North Dakota Political Statistics Founded 1886 Incorporated June 28, 1887 County Ward County Mayor Curt Zimbelman Geographic Statistics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 37. ... Dickinson is a city in Stark County, North Dakota in the United States. ... Williston is a city in Williams County, North Dakota. ... ABC West is a group of television stations in western North Dakota, owned by Forum Communications of Fargo, North Dakota and managed by Prime Cities Broadcasting, owner of West Dakota Fox. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... KX Television is a group of four television stations in western North Dakota owned by Reiten Broadcasting. ... CBS (an abbreviation for Columbia Broadcasting System, its former legal name) is one of the largest television networks, and formerly one of the largest radio networks, in the United States. ... It has been suggested that NBC Radio City Studios, NBC Studios be merged into this article or section. ... Prairie Public Television is a public television network primarily serving the U.S. state of North Dakota, but also reaching neighboring states of Minnesota, Montana, South Dakota and Canadian provinces. ... The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is a non-profit public broadcasting television service with 349 member TV stations in the United States, with some member stations available by cable in Canada. ... West Dakota Fox is a group of television stations in western North Dakota owned by Prime Cities Broadcasting and affiliated with the Fox Broadcasting Company and UPN. The stations include: KNDX in Bismarck, North Dakota (Channel 26) KXND in Minot, North Dakota (Channel 24) and two low-power repeater stations... The Fox Broadcasting Company, usually referred to as just Fox (the company itself prefers the capitalized version FOX), is a television network in the United States. ...


Local cable television channels:

KWMK 14 (The CW) Coaxial cable is often used to transmit cable television into the house. ... KWMK is a local cable channel affiliated with The WB. Its on Channel 14 throughout western North Dakota, and is based in Bismarck. ... The CW Television Network is a television network in the United States launched during the 2006-07 television season. ...

See also: Broadcast television in the Brandon, Fargo, Glendive, Grand Forks, and Great Falls markets


Terrestrial television (also known as over-the-air, OTA or broadcast television) was the traditional method of television broadcast signal delivery prior to the advent of cable and satellite television. ...

Broadcast television in the Glendive market  (Nielsen DMA #210)

KXGN 5 (CBS/NBC/MTN) - K13PL 13 (NBC) Terrestrial television (also known as over-the-air, OTA or broadcast television) was the traditional method of television broadcast signal delivery prior to the advent of cable and satellite television. ... Glendive is a city located in Dawson County, Montana. ... KXGN-TV operates as NTSC TV channel 5 in Glendive, Montana, a primarily agricultural (cattle, sheep, pigs, grain, cereal) region in eastern Montana which is the smallest of the 210 US Nielsen-designated broadcast television market areas (market data) in the United States. ... CBS (an abbreviation for Columbia Broadcasting System, its former legal name) is one of the largest television networks, and formerly one of the largest radio networks, in the United States. ... It has been suggested that NBC Radio City Studios, NBC Studios be merged into this article or section. ... The Montana Television Network is a regional television network connecting eight CBS television affiliates in Montana, all but one owned by the Evening Post Publishing Company. ... It has been suggested that NBC Radio City Studios, NBC Studios be merged into this article or section. ...


Local cable television channels:

"CW Glendive" (The CW) Coaxial cable is often used to transmit cable television into the house. ... The WB 100+ Station Group is a group of non-broadcast local cable television outlets for The WB Television Network, for markets below the top 100 television media markets in the United States. ... The Crimson White, known colloquially as The CW, is the student-run newspaper of the University of Alabama. ...

Broadcast television available on cable only:

KMGH 7 (ABC, Denver) - KUSM 9 (PBS, Bozeman) - KDVR 31 (FOX, Denver) Terrestrial television (also known as over-the-air, OTA or broadcast television) was the traditional method of television broadcast signal delivery prior to the advent of cable and satellite television. ... KMGH-TV is the ABC television affiliate in Denver, Colorado. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... Nickname: The Mile-High City Location of Denver in Colorado, USA Coordinates: Country United States State Colorado City-County Denver (coextensive) Founded November 22, 1858 Incorporated November 7, 1861 Mayor John Hickenlooper (D) Area    - City 401. ... KUSM-TV channel 9 is a PBS station that is based at Montana State Universty-Bozeman. ... The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is a non-profit public broadcasting television service with 349 member TV stations in the United States, with some member stations available by cable in Canada. ... Bozeman is a city in southwestern Montana, USA. It is the county seat of Gallatin County. ... KDVR is a television station on UHF Channel 31 (573. ... The Fox Broadcasting Company, usually referred to as just Fox (the company itself prefers the capitalized version FOX), is a television network in the United States. ... Nickname: The Mile-High City Location of Denver in Colorado, USA Coordinates: Country United States State Colorado City-County Denver (coextensive) Founded November 22, 1858 Incorporated November 7, 1861 Mayor John Hickenlooper (D) Area    - City 401. ...

See also: Broadcast television in Billings, Great Falls, and West ND

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