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WJWR

Location

Rochester, NY

Branding

ABC 8
AC 8 News

Slogan

The News Authority

Channel(s)

Digital: 21 (UHF)
Virtual: 8 (PSIP)

subchannel(s)

8.1 ABC

Affiliation

ABC

First air date

March 23, 1960

Former call letters

none

Former channel number

none

Former Affiliation

none

Owner

Firstar Media

WJWR is is an ABC affiliate serving Rochester, New York.

Newscast operationsEdit

Newscast titlesEdit

  • Channel 8 Eyewitness News (1970-1990)
  • News Channel 8 (1990-2003)
  • ABC 8 News (2003-present)

Newscast themesEdit

  • And You - Telesound (1979-1985)
  • Hello News - Gari Media (1985-1995)
  • Inergy - Stephen Arnold Music (2013-present)


TV stations in the Finger Lakes Portion of New York including Rochester
WRJL 2 (CBS)

WJWR 8 (ABC)
WRNI 9 (PBS)