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WGPR
Wgpe

Location

Detroit, MI

Branding

WGPR CBS
WGPR CBS News

Slogan

Coverage You Can Count On

Channel(s)

Digital: 6 (VHF)
Virtual: 45 (PSIP)

subchannel(s)

45.1 CBS
45.2 QTV Detroit

Affiliation

CBS

First air date

July 15, 1981

Former call letters

WWOD (1987-1996)
WWJT (1996-2008)

Former channel number

none

Former Affiliation

Ind (1981-1995)

Owner

Diversity Media
(sale to CBS Corporation pending)

WGPR is a CBS affilaite serving Detroit, MI.

News/Station HistoryEdit

Branding HistoryEdit

  • TV 45 (1981-1995)
  • CBS 45 (1995-2002, 2018-present)
  • CBS Detroit (2002-2008)
  • 45 CBS (2008-2013)
  • WGPR CBS (2013-2018)

News Branding HistoryEdit

  • TV45 Update (1991-1995)
  • CBS 45 News First (1995-2002)
  • CBS Detroit News (2002-2008)
  • 45 CBS Action News (2008-2011)
  • 45 CBS News (2011-2013)
  • WGPR CBS News (2013-2018)
  • CBS 45 News (2018-present)

Website HistoryEdit

  • cbs45detroit.com (1996-2002)
  • cbsdetroit.com (2002-2008, 2018-present)
  • 45knowsdetroit.com (2008-2009)
  • detroitnow.com (2009-2012)
  • wgprtv.com (2012-2018)

News Music ThemeEdit

  • Newstime - 615 Music (2005-2008)
  • Propulsion - 615 Music (2008-2010)
  • Pride - inthegroovemusic (2010-2013)
  • CBS Local - Stephen Arnold Music (2013-present)
Diversity Media
Television stations:

CBS affiliates: KCJL | KEL | KEYI1 | KFTX | KHTX | KLJL | KNOW | KNWO | KOCB | KSHE | KSO | KTSE | KYGO | KYUA | WAY | WCJT | WGPR | WKAC | WKTV | WLTS | WMLX | WMTX | WNAC | WRAC | WRJL | WTAK | WTVI | WTVN | WTJL | WTMH | WUTE | WVAC | WXI | WXKY
NBC affiliates: KALM | KALT | KESP | KGLO | KLAH | KOR | KTLN | KUTA | KYLO | WBJL | WCFC | WFSC | WGKB | WISS | WMPH | WOD | WOPI | WTVE
ABC affiliates: KOFS | KOTX | KXZA | KYON | KYQE | WLAN | WOAT | WORE | WTVL | WTC
Fox affiliates: KMAN1 | WATI2 | WUAK


1 Diversity Media owns and operates these stations through Revolution Television.
2 Adelphia owns this station, but Diversity operates it