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Encyclopedia > W33BY
WHPR
Image:tv33pgif.gif
Detroit, Michigan
Branding Unknown
Slogan Unknown
Analog channel 33 (VHF)
Digital channel None (UHF)
Affiliations Independent station
Owner Highland Park Broadcasting, LP, R.J. Watkins
Founded August 31, 1990
Call letters meaning W
H P R
Former callsigns
Former affiliations Independent station
Effective radiated power 15 kW/111.6 m(analog)
0 kW/0 m (digital)
Website www.whprtv33.com

WHPR is the call sign of theTV channel 33 (W33BY LPTV), and is a low-power broadcasting station based in Highland Park, Michigan. City nickname: The Motor City, Motown Location Location in Wayne County, Michigan Government Country State County United States   Michigan    Wayne County Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (Dem) Physical characteristics Area      Land      Water 142. ... This article is about the concept in marketing. ... Look up Slogan on Wiktionary, the free dictionary A slogan is a memorable phrase used in political or commercial context as a repetitive expression of an idea or purpose. ... An analog or analogue signal is any variable signal continuous in both time and amplitude. ... Very high frequency (VHF) is the radio frequency range from 30 MHz (wavelength 10 m) to 300 MHz (wavelength 1 m). ... A digital signal is a signal that is both discrete and quantized. ... This article is about the radio frequency. ... An affiliate is an entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity. ... An Independent station is a TV station that is not affiliated with any network. ... August 31 is the 243rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (244th in leap years), with 122 days remaining, as the final day of August. ... This article is about the year. ... 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... 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 an entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity. ... An Independent station is a TV station that is not affiliated with any network. ... In radio telecommunications, effective radiated power or ERP is determined by subtracting system losses from system gains. ... The kilowatt (symbol: kW) is a unit for measuring power, equal to one thousand watts. ... The metre (Commonwealth English) or meter (American English) (symbol: m) is the SI base unit of length. ... The front page of the English Wikipedia Web site. ... 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... Television is a telecommunication system for broadcasting and receiving moving pictures and sound over a distance. ... Low-power broadcasting is the concept of broadcasting at very low power and low cost, to a small community area. ... Highland Park is a city located in Wayne County, Michigan. ...

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Background

WHPR is the Detroit area's first Black-owned TV station since channel 62 (then WGPR) became a CBS affiliate. Its parent entity is R. J. Watkins Late Night Entertainment. Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes - this motto was adopted after the disastrous 1805 fire that devastated the city) Nickname: The Motor City and Motown Location in Wayne County, Michigan Founded Incorporated July 24, 1701 1815  County Wayne County Mayor... WWJ-TV (CBS Detroit) is the CBS owned & operated television station in Detroit, Michigan. ... CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System) is a major television network and radio broadcaster in the United States. ...


The station's television airtime is occupied mostly by phone-in talk shows (most are radio simulcasts), televangelism, fundraising, traditional television commercials and apparently Bloomberg-inspired on-screen advertising. The station was admonished by the FCC in 2001 for running advertising contrary to its status as "Noncommercial Educational Station." At night music videos are seen. In the USA, a televangelist (television evangelist) is a religious minister (often a Christian priest or minister) who devotes a large portion of his (or her) ministry to TV broadcasts to a regular viewing and listening audience. ... Bloomberg L.P. is a Financial Media Company founded by Michael Bloomberg in 1982. ... The FCCs official seal. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... A music video (also video clip, promo) is a short film or video meant to present a visual representation of a popular music song. ...


History

The station started out as W68CH-TV on channel 68 back in 1990. Here is a list of its former call signs, from most recent to oldest, from fccinfo.com.


W33BY from Oct 11 2002


W68CH from Jun 3 1999


W33BY from Jun 2 1999


W68CH from Jun 2 1999


DW68CH from Mar 12 1996


W68CH from Aug 31 1990


See Also

WHPR is a low power broadcasting operation based in Highland Park, Michigan. ...

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Broadcast television in the Detroit / Windsor market  (Nielsen DMA #11)

WJBK 2 (Fox) - WDIV 4 (NBC) - WXYZ 7 (ABC) - CBET 9 (CBC) - WDWO 18 (TCT) - WDWB 20 (The WB) - CIII 22 (Global) - WUDT 23 (UNI) - WLPC 26 (CST) - W27CJ 27 (TCT) - WPXD 31 (i) - CICO 32 (TVO) - W33BY 33 (WHPR) (IND) - WADL 38 (IND) - W48AV 48 (i) - WKBD 50 (UPN) - CBEFT 54 (SRC) - WTVS 56 (PBS) - CHWI 60 (A-Channel) - WWJ 62 (CBS) - W66BV 66 (TBN) - W67AJ 67 (CBS) Terrestrial television (also known as over-the-air, OTA, or broadcast television) is the traditional method of television broadcast signal delivery, by radio waves transmitted through open space, usually carrying unencrypted signals. ... Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes - this motto was adopted after the disastrous 1805 fire that devastated the city) Nickname: The Motor City and Motown Location in Wayne County, Michigan Founded Incorporated July 24, 1701 1815  County Wayne County Mayor... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = City of Windsor, Ontario, Canadas Location. ... WJBK (FOX 2) is the Fox affiliate in Detroit, Michigan. ... 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. ... WDIV-TV , Local 4, is the NBC television station based in Detroit, Michigan. ... The National Broadcasting Company or NBC is an American television broadcasting company based in New York Citys Rockefeller Center. ... WXYZ-TV is the ABC affiliate in Detroit, Michigan. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... CBET is the television call sign for the CBCs television station in Windsor, Ontario. ... Current CBC Television logo. ... The introduction to this article provides insufficient context for those unfamiliar with the subject matter. ... 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It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into WDWO. (Discuss) This article lacks information on the importance of the subject matter. ... WPXD is a television station licensed to Ann Arbor, Michigan. ... i: Independent Television, or simply i, is a broadcast and cable television network first broadcast on August 31, 1998 under the name Pax TV. The network is primarily owned by Paxson Communications, although NBC Universal also has a 32% share. ... TVOntario (TVO) is an educational public television station in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... TVOntario, officially the Ontario Educational Communications Authority, is an educational public television broadcaster in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... An Independent station is a TV station that is not affiliated with any network. ... An Independent station is a TV station that is not affiliated with any network. ... W48AV channel 48 is a translator of WPXD 31 Ann Arbor, an i Network affiliate. ... i: Independent Television, or simply i, is a broadcast and cable television network first broadcast on August 31, 1998 under the name Pax TV. The network is primarily owned by Paxson Communications, although NBC Universal also has a 32% share. ... WKBD-TV (UPN Detroit) is the Detroit, Michigans UPN affiliate broadcasting on analog channel 50. ... UPN (which originally stood for the United Paramount Network) is a television network in the United States, owned by CBS Corporation Inc. ... CBEFT is the Societé Radio-Canada transmitter serving franco-ontarians in Windsor. ... Télévision de Radio-Canada, often simply Radio-Canada, is the main French language television service of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. ... Detroit Public Televsion (or WTVS) is the PBS member station in Detroit, Michigan. ... The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is a non-profit public broadcasting television service with 349 member TV stations in the United States. ... CHWI (formerly The New WI) is a television station owned by CHUM Limited. ... A-Channel, formerly known as NewNet or The New Net, is a system of six local Canadian television stations in Ontario and British Columbia, all owned by CHUM Limited. ... WWJ-TV (CBS Detroit) is the CBS owned & operated television station in Detroit, Michigan. ... CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System) is a major television network and radio broadcaster in the United States. ... The Trinity Broadcasting Network, or TBN, is the worlds largest Christian television network, Founded by Paul and Jan Crouch in 1973, the network now has a larger U.S. viewership than its three main competitor networks combined. ... WLNS-TV is the CBS television affiliate serving the Lansing/Jackson, Michigan market of the United States. ... CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System) is a major television network and radio broadcaster in the United States. ...

FM Radio Stations in the Detroit Market

By Frequency: 88.1 | 88.7 | 89.9 | 90.9 | 91.5 | 92.3 | 93.1 | 93.9 | 94.7 | 95.1 | 95.5 | 96.3 | 96.7 | 97.1 | 97.9 | 98.7 | 99.5 | 100.3 | 101.1 | 101.9 | 102.7 | 103.5 | 104.3 | 105.1 | 105.9 | 106.7 | 107.5 | 107.9 FM radio is a broadcast technology invented by Edwin Howard Armstrong that uses frequency modulation to provide high-fidelity broadcast radio sound. ... Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes - this motto was adopted after the disastrous 1805 fire that devastated the city) Nickname: The Motor City and Motown Location in Wayne County, Michigan Founded Incorporated July 24, 1701 1815  County Wayne County Mayor... Sine waves of various frequencies; the lower waves have higher frequencies than those above. ... WHPR is a low power broadcasting operation based in Highland Park, Michigan. ... CIMX is the call sign of a radio station based in Windsor, Ontario. ... CBE-FM is the callsign of the CBC Radio Two station in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. ... CJAM is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts at 91. ... WDRQ is the callsign for the former Detroit, Michigan (USA) FM radio station 93. ... CIDR is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 93. ... 94. ... CKUE (95. ... channel 955 plays detroits hit music and is the most listened to station in the city. ... WDVD is a hot adult contemporary radio station in Detroit, Michigan, broadcasting at 96. ... CHYR is a Canadian radio station, which airs at 96. ... FM98, WJLB, is a Clear Channel-owned mainstream urban radio station in Detroit that broadcasts on 97. ... This article needs to be wikified. ... WNIC is an American adult contemporary radio station based in Detroit, Michigan broadcasting at 100. ... WRIF (101. ... WDET is the National Public Radio-affiliated radio station of Wayne State University in Detroit, at 101. ... WDTW AM WDTW AM is a Detroit-area radio station. ... WGPR is a US radio station founded in 1964 in Detroit, MI. It operates on 107. ... CJBC is the callsign of two Canadian radio stations, which broadcast the CBCs French language radio networks in Toronto, Ontario. ...


By Callsign: CBE | CHYR | CIDR | CIMX | CJAM | CJBC | CKUE | WCSX | WDET | WDMK | WDRQ | WDTW | WDVD | WGPR | WHPR | WHTD | WJLB | WKQI | WKRK | WMGC | WMUZ | WMXD | WNIC | WOMC | WRCJ | WRIF | WVMV | WYCD 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... CBE-FM is the callsign of the CBC Radio Two station in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. ... CHYR is a Canadian radio station, which airs at 96. ... CIDR is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 93. ... CIMX is the call sign of a radio station based in Windsor, Ontario. ... CJAM is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts at 91. ... CJBC is the callsign of two Canadian radio stations, which broadcast the CBCs French language radio networks in Toronto, Ontario. ... CKUE (95. ... 94. ... WDET is the National Public Radio-affiliated radio station of Wayne State University in Detroit, at 101. ... WDRQ is the callsign for the former Detroit, Michigan (USA) FM radio station 93. ... WDTW AM WDTW AM is a Detroit-area radio station. ... WDVD is a hot adult contemporary radio station in Detroit, Michigan, broadcasting at 96. ... WGPR is a US radio station founded in 1964 in Detroit, MI. It operates on 107. ... WHPR is a low power broadcasting operation based in Highland Park, Michigan. ... FM98, WJLB, is a Clear Channel-owned mainstream urban radio station in Detroit that broadcasts on 97. ... channel 955 plays detroits hit music and is the most listened to station in the city. ... WNIC is an American adult contemporary radio station based in Detroit, Michigan broadcasting at 100. ... WRIF (101. ... This article needs to be wikified. ...


 
 

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