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WPBS

Location

New York, NY

Branding

WPBS

Slogan

New York's Flagship PBS Station

Channel(s)

Digital: 18
Virtual: 11

subchannel(s)

12.1: WPBS-HD
11.2: Create
11.3: PBS Kids
11.4: Encore
11.5: PBS World

Affiliation

PBS

First air date

April 5, 1949

Former call letters

WCHT(1949-1955)
WNET (1955-1970)

Former channel number

none

Former Affiliation

Independant (1949-1955)
NET (1955-1970)

Owner

WPBS.ORG

 WPBS is the flagship PBS station for New York, NY. WPBS broadcasts on channel 11. WPBS has a sister station on channel 42 called WLPT

WPBS is one of many PBS stations broadcasting in the New York City DMA, and was the first educational station to go on the air in New York City.


TV Stations in the New York City Metropolitan Area
Long Island:

WLGP 23 (PBS)|WLIS 51 (Ind)|WTEL 64 (Telemundo)

Lower Connetticut:
WDJT 38 (SBN)|WCTN 42 (PBS)|WHNY-LD 69 (QVC)

New York City:
WNYC 2 (ABC)|WNBC 3 (NBC)|WQNY 4 (QTV)|WCBS 5 (CBS)|WTCW 7 (CW)|WNYF 9 (Fox)|WPBS 12 (PBS)| WABT-CD 16 (Ind)|WUNM-CD 19 (UniMas)|WEBN 24 (EBN)|WENY 26 (ETV)|WWNY 29 (Ind)|WMYT 36 (MNTV)|WBAI 45 (MyTV)|WUNI 48 (UNI)|WSBN 56 (SBN)|WCHT-LD 62 (Ind)

Pike County, PA:
WSPR-LD 17 (PBS)|WITV-LD 68 (Ind)

Poughskeepie/Surrounding areas:
WMET 6 (MeTV)|WTBN 40 (TBN)

Upper New Jersey:
WEDN-CD 20 (Ind)|WTNJ 47 (Ind)|WION 52 (ION)|WNJE 57 (PBS)|WDNJ 63 (ETV)|WFME 66 (ETV)

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